DeKalb County Death Certificates

Search for DeKalb County GA death certificates. A death certificate search can provide information on time of death, place of death, legal proof of death, proof of death, wills, estates, filing for life insurance, death records, age at death, cause of death, certified death certificates, and genealogical research.


Coroners and Medical Examiners in DeKalb County Georgia are responsible for determining the cause, time, and manner of death for a deceased person. As part of this job, they maintain DeKalb County death records, including death certificates. These records list information about how the deceased person passed away, the time and place of death, and any personal information about the deceased, such as the person's name, date of birth, and age at death. Coroners and Medical Examiners report this information to state and local government authorities, who may also issue DeKalb County death certificates. These records may be available through the DeKalb County Coroner and Medical Examiner's website.

Dekalb County Medical Examiner & Coroner Decatur GA 3550 Kensington Road 30032 404-508-3500


Hospitals in DeKalb County Georgia provide a range of medical services to patients of all ages, and they also create death records for individuals who pass away or are declared dead at a Hospital. These death certificates list the deceased individual's name, the time and place of death, and age at death, and they may also include the cause of death. DeKalb County Hospitals report death information to Georgia State and local government authorities, which issue certified DeKalb County death certificates that act as legal proof of death. Hospital death certificates may be available online through the Hospital website.

Atlanta VA Medical Center Decatur GA 1670 Clairmont Road 30033 404-321-6111

DeKalb Medical Center Decatur GA 2701 North Decatur Road 30033 404-501-5256

DeKalb Regional HealthCare System Decatur GA 487 Winn Way 30030 404-973-0986

Decatur Hospital Decatur GA 450 North Candler Street 30030 404-501-9355

Dekalb Medical Center Lithonia GA 2801 Dekalb Medical Parkway 30058 404-501-8000

Emory Dunwoody Medical Center Atlanta GA 4575 North Shallowford Road 30338 404-778-7777

Emory University Hospital Atlanta GA 1364 Clifton Road 30322 404-712-2000

Georgia Regional Hospital at Atlanta Decatur GA 3073 Panthersville Road 30034 404-243-2100

Laurel Heights Atlanta GA 934 Briarcliff Road Northeast 30306 404-888-7860

Northlake Medical Center Tucker GA 1455 Montreal Road 30084 770-270-3000

Peachford Hospital: Dr. Mehdi Asad MD Atlanta GA 2151 Peachford Road 30338 770-455-3200

Wesley Woods Geriatric Hospital Atlanta GA 1821 Clifton Road 30329 404-728-6200

Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University Atlanta GA 1365 Clifton Road 30322 404-778-1900


Clerk Offices in DeKalb County Georgia maintain and preserve public records for a local government, including vital documents such as death certificates. DeKalb County death certificates provide information on the deceased individual's name, the place and time of death, and age at death. They may also include the cause of death. DeKalb County Clerks often issue certified death certificates, which may be required to settle financial and legal matters such as wills, estates, or filing for life insurance. Death certificates can also be used for genealogical research, and some Clerk Offices maintain DeKalb County vital records that date back to the 1600s. Clerk Offices typically provide online access to death certificates.

Dekalb County Clerk Decatur GA 1300 Commerce Drive 30030 404-371-2162

Doraville City Clerk Doraville GA 3725 Park Avenue 30340 770-451-8745

Georgia Clerk Atlanta GA 1875 Century Boulevard Northeast 30345 404-327-6023

Lithonia City Clerk Lithonia GA 6920 Main Street 30058 770-482-0152