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Local Obits for Fri. Jan 30th, 2009

Banks

William Hoopingarner, age 69, of Post Place Drive, Alto, Georgia passed away Friday, January 30, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Priv ...

Dawson

Jackie Paul Martin, 53, Mount Croghan, SC
Jackie Paul Martin, 53, of Mount Croghan, SC died January 30, 2009 following a sudden illness.Mr. Martin was a 1974 graduate of Dawson County High School and was employed as a comm ...

Hall

Evert W. Jones, 92, Gainesville
Evert W. Jones, 92, a resident of Smokey Springs inGainesville passed away January 30, 2009.Mr. Jones was born October 14, 1916 in Detroit, Michigan andlived in Michigan for 61 yea ...

Jackson

Pearlene Eula Wood, 70, Commerce
Mrs. Pearlene Eula Wood, age 70, of Commerce GA died Friday January 30, 2009 at Athens Regional Medical Center.She was born in Jackson County to the late James Hubert and Reba Mass ...
From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82
British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."
John Dingell, longest serving member of Congress, dies at 92
Former Rep. John Dingell, who served nearly six decades in the U.S. House, was hard to typecast
Gainesville realtor, philanthropist Don Carter dies at 86
Don Carter, the founder of Don Carter Realty in Gainesville, died at his home on Thursday, Feb. 7.
Frank Robinson, baseball's fearsome trailblazer, dies at 83
Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the 1st black manager in Major League Baseball and the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues, dies at 83
Special Master in Georgia-Florida water wars case dies at 88
The man who served for nearly four years as the Special Master overseeing the Georgia-Florida water wars lawsuit has died.
Glen Wood, auto racing pioneer and patriarch, dies at 93
Glen Wood, racing patriarch who had been NASCAR Hall of Fame's oldest living member, dies at 93
Longtime Gainesville dentist, director of Good News Dental Clinic to be remembered at Wednesday service
Memorial services are set for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 for Dr. Edwin Riley "Ed" Burnette, a longtime Gainesville dentist who was the director of Good News Dental Clinic for a number of years.
Broadway legend Carol Channing has died at age 97
Actress Carol Channing, whose career spanned decades on Broadway and on television, has died at age 97. Publicist B. Harlan Boll says Channing died of natural causes.