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Local Obits for Thu. Dec 17th, 2015

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Cornelia Williamson, 97, Winder
   Mrs. Cornelia Williamson, age 97, of Winder, Georgia died December 17, 2015.  Born in Vesta, Georgia, she was the daughter of the late James and Callie Smith.& ...

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Roger L. Stephens, 76, Dawsonville
Roger L. Stephens, 76, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday December 17, 2015 at his residence following an extended illness. Born March 11, 1939 to the late Clyde and Madge Cox ...

Forsyth

Sarah Francis Echols Evans, age 85, of Cumming, passed away Thursday, December 17, 2015. Sarah was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was a member of New ...

Habersham

Wallace Alfred Beggs, 87, Clarkesville
Wallace Alfred Beggs, 87, a longtime residence of Clarkesville, GA, passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 17, 2015. He was born on November 11, 1928, the oldest son of Cleo ...
Polly Ann Keller Loudermilk, age 80 of Mt. Airy, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, December 17, 2015 at her residence. Born in Mt. Airy, Georgia on July 10, 193 ...
Linda Wimpey Martin, 49, Demorest
LINDA WIMPEY MARTIN, age 49, of Demorest, GA passed away Tuesday, December 15, 2015 following a sudden illness.  Ms. Martin was born August 5, 1966 in Young Harris, GA, to ...

Hall

Ralph Junior Bittle, 64, Gainesville
Mr. Ralph Junior Bittle age 64 of Gainesville, died Thursday December 17, 2015 at the N.E. Ga. Medical Center. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 pm Saturday December 19, 2015 at ...
Roy D. Loehr, Jr., after a long struggle with Parkinson’s disease, went to meet his Savior in the presence of his wife and family on Thursday morning, December 17, 2015.  ...
Lonnie Joe Richie, 81, Gainesville
Mr. Lonnie Joe Richie, age 81, of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, December 17, 2015 at his residence following an extended illness.       &nb ...

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Larry Dean Cummings, 59, Braselton
              Mr. Larry Dean Cummings, age 59 of Braselton died Thursday, December 17, 2015 at his residence.  M ...

Lumpkin

Larry Maxwell King, 72, Dahlonega
Mr. Larry Maxwell King, age 72, of Dahlonega passed to his heavenly home on December 17, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.     Bo ...

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William “Bill” Drake, 80, Danielsville
Mr. William "Bill" Drake, age 80, of Danielsville, GA died Thursday, December 17, 2015 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Drake was born in Danielsville to the late J ...
Dorothy Marie Loggins, 53, Good Hope, Ga.
Dorothy Marie Loggins, age 53, of Good Hope, GA passed away Thursday, December 17, 2015. She was a very crafty person who loved to knit, and was a wonderful caretaker. She is ...

Stephens

Mrs. Mary Nell Cobb Harbert Ivester age 86, of 110 Pine Villa Drive, Toccoa passed away Thursday December 17, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.   A daughter of t ...
Jonathan Demme, 'Silence of the Lambs' director, dead at 73
Jonathan Demme, the Oscar-winning director of "The Silence of the Lambs" and "Philadelphia," whose Talking Heads documentary "Stop Making Sense" is considered one of the greatest concert films ever, has died at age 73
Don Rickles, king of insult comedy, dies at 90
Comedian Don Rickles, the Emmy-winning king of insult comedy, died Thursday at 90
Former Hall County Sheriff Bob Vass dies
Former Hall County Sheriff Bob Vass died Monday morning, according to information from the Hall County Coroner's Office.
NASCAR short-track star Sam Ard dies at 78
Sam Ard, a two-time champion of NASCAR's second-tier series, died Sunday. He was 78.
Well known Gainesville social figure passes away
Winifred Natalie Forbes Boomershine died while surrounded by family members on Saturday, March 25th, roughly a month before her 88th birthday.
Gainesville Pearl Harbor veteran dies
Henry Thomas "Jeep" Woodliff of Gainesville, a 101-year-old survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor, will be buried in a graveside service Monday at 1:00 at Alta Vista Cemetery.
Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash
Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida.
Daytona 500 winner, GRHOF member Pete Hamilton passes away
Pete Hamilton, the 1970 Daytona 500 winner and a member of the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, passed away on Wednesday.