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Saturday May 28th, 2016 2:24AM

Joint funeral set for 3 victims of Monday's 5-fatality wreck

By Ken Stanford Reporter
GAINESVILLE - A joint funeral service will be held Thursday for a woman and two of her children who were among the victims of Monday's wreck south of Gainesville that killed five people.<br /> <br /> The service for Amanda Lynn Pardue, 34; Kaleigh Lynn Emfinger, 8; and Eli Lamar Emfinger, 2, all of Gainesville, will be held at 3:00 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel in Gainesville. <br /> <br /> The children were passengers in the back seat of an SUV that Pardue was driving, which veered across the median and into the path of a tractor-trailer on Athens Highway south of town.<br /> <br /> Meanwhile, an account has been set up for the family through BB&T Bank on Jesse Jewell Parkway in Gainesville.<br /> <br /> (A complete obituary can be found on the AccessNorthGa.com Obituaries Page.)
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