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Local Obits for Sat. Dec 20th, 2014

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William Edward Dorion, 64, Winder
William Edward Dorion, age 64, of Winder passed away Saturday, December 20, 2014. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, http://www.lawsonfuneralhom ...

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Thomas Anthony Rogers, 64, Cumming
Thomas Anthony Rogers, age 64, of Cumming, passed away Thursday, December 18th, 2014. He was a Christian. Survivors include his children, Sarah Rogers, JoAnn Rogers and Brandon Rog ...

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Frank W. Reinhardt, 78, Alto
Frank W. Reinhardt, age 78, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, December 20, 2014 following an extended illness at a local area hospital.Mr. Reinhardt was born on May 30, 19 ...
Jack Johnston, 87, Cornelia
R. Jack Johnston, age 87 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away Saturday, December 20, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Johnston was born May 2, 1927 in Lanett, Alabama to t ...
Rubie Wilbanks Gailey, 97, Baldwin
Rubie Wilbanks Gailey, age 97, of Baldwin, Georgia passed away Saturday, December 20, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Mrs. Gailey was born in Baldwin, Georgia on November ...

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David Humphries, 57, Gainesville
Mr. David Humphries, age 57, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Tuesday, December 16, 2014, from long-term illness associated with diabetes. A memorial service will be held on Sunda ...
Frances Anglin, 89, Gainesville
Frances Anglin, 89, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Saturday, December 20, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health.Born on October 23, 192 ...
Marilyn Ann Schroer, 79, passed peacefully on December 20, 2014.She was born to the late Melvin Schroer and Margaret J. Pierce on Nov. 23, 1935, in Hammond, Indiana, and was adopte ...
Martha Jane Degges, 73, Gainesville
Mrs. Martha Jane Degges, 73 of Gainesville died Saturday December 20, 2014 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Memorial services will be announced later.Little & Davenport ...
Sallie Grace Overby Johnson, age 95, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, December 20, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband of seventy years, Winton L. Johnson; son-in- ...
Stella Henderson Wilbanks, 91, Gainesville
Mrs. Stella Henderson Wilbanks, age 91, of Gainesville, GA died Saturday, December 20, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mrs. Wilbanks was born in Rutherfordton, NC to the ...

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Myrtle Palmer Fouche, 85, Nicholson
Mrs. Myrtle Palmer Fouche, age 85, of Nicholson, GA died Saturday, December 20, 2014 at Comer Health and Rehab. Mrs. Fouche was born in Nicholson to the late Oscar and Annie Sue B ...

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Richard Eugene Phillips, 59, Blue Ridge
Richard Eugene Phillips, age 59, of Blue Ridge, passed away Saturday, December 20th, 2014. He was preceded in death by his wife, Tracy Buck; parents, James and Louise Phillips; br ...

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Josephine "Jodi" Watts, 86, of Tiger, Georgia went to be with the Lord December 20, 2014.Jodi was born Apr. 17, 1928, in Atlanta, GA, the second child of James Larkin Vau ...
'WKRP' creator Hugh Wilson dies; was married to Gainesville native
Hugh Wilson, who created the CBS sitcom "WKRP in Cincinnati" in 1978, has died.
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.