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Local Obits for Sun. Jul 21st, 2013

Banks

Winford L. Popphan, 69, Homer
Winford Lewis Popphan, Sr., age 69, of Homer, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, July 21, 2013, at his residence. Mr. Popphan was born on September 3, 1943, in Heard County, Georgia; ...

Dawson

Elizabeth 'Liz' Bolton, 71, Dawsonville
Elizabeth "Liz" Bolton, age 71, of Dawsonville, passed away Sunday, July 21, 2013. She loved to read and cook. Liz is preceded in death by her parents, Noah and Dorothy ...

Forsyth

Gladys Mildredge Williams, age 74, of Cumming, GA, went to be with the Lord Sunday July 21, 2013. Ms. Williams is preceded in death by her parents, Candler and Lindie Jones Hyde o ...

Habersham

Nicole Lee Allison Lenard, age 41 of Demorest, GA died Sunday, July 21, 2013 after an extended illness. Funeral Service will be held Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 1:00 PM at Hamilton ...

Hall

Maude Minish "Mimi" Conner Allen, age 66 of Oakwood, passed away on Sunday, July 21, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. ...
Racing pioneer Dan Gurney dead from pneumonia complications
Dan Gurney, the first driver to win in Formula One, IndyCar and NASCAR, died Sunday from complications of pneumonia. He was 86. Gurney began racing in 1955 and won in nearly every racing series he attempted.
Keith Jackson, sportscaster with 'Whoa, Nelly! call, dies
Keith Jackson, the down-home voice of college football for more than 5 decades, dies at 89
Former Clermont City Council member 'Ma' Rogers has died
Mary Ellen "Ma" Rogers, the oldest Clermont City Council member until she was defeated in a re-election bid four years ago, has died.
NHRA Drag Racing legend Bob Glidden passes away
Bob Glidden, one of the most dominant forces in the history of NHRA Drag Racing, died on Sunday, December 17.
Former Atlanta Falcons great Tommy Nobis dies at 74
Tommy Nobis, the first player ever drafted by Atlanta in 1966 and a hard-hitting linebacker who went on to spent his entire 11-year career with the Falcons, has died after an extended illness at age 74
Jim Nabors, Gomer Pyle on 'Andy Griffith Show,' dies at 87
Jim Nabors, who played Gomer Pyle on TV's "The Andy Griffith Show," has died at 87
Big-haired ‘White Knight of Soul’ Wayne Cochran dies at 78
​Wayne Cochran, the “blue-eyed soul” singer known for his towering pompadour, has died of cancer at his Florida home, according to his son Christopher Cochran. He was 78.
NASCAR Hall of Famer, World War II vet Bud Moore dies at 92
NASCAR Hall of Famer Bud Moore, a World War II veteran awarded five Purple Hearts and two Bronze Stars, has died. He was 92.