Margaret Parker Sloan passed away peacefully in Marietta on Feb. 19, 2017, at the age of 86.
Flogene Long Smith, 81, wife of Wallace P. Smith, died Monday, Feb. 27, 2017.
Born in Clayton, she was the daughter of the late George Duncan and Martha Melinda Godfrey Long.
John Edward Mitchell, 78, of Stekoa Falls Road, died Feb. 16, 2017, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville. He was the husband of Frances Holbrook Mitchell.
Joel Lee Dawkins, 78, of Sky Valley, passed away Feb. 25, 2017, at his home.
Joel was born in Porterdale, the son of the late Bennie Lee Dawkins and the late Frances McCart Dawkins.
Robert Franklin “Frank” Buchanan, 69, of Holden Cove Lane, Rabun Gap, died Feb. 22, 2017, in Atlanta.