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Local Obits for Sun. May 3rd, 2015

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John Michael Eden, 22, Winder
  Mr. John Michael Eden, "john-john" age 22, of Winder, who passed away on Sunday, May 3, 2015. John-john was born in Elgin, Illinois, the son of John F. Eden and ...

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Eugene “Gene” Emory Wallis, age 83, of Cumming, passed away on Sunday, May 3, 2015. Gene was formerly employed by Lockheed.  He was a loving husband, father, and g ...

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Connie Adams, 91, Gainesville
Fay Consuelo “Connie” Smith Adams died Sunday May 3, 2015, after a brief illness.  She was 91. Connie was born August 9, 1923, in Atlanta, GA to William and E ...
  William Rufus “Junior” Bryant, Jr. of Murrayville passed away on Sunday May 3, 2015.  A lifelong resident of Hall County, he was the son of the late Will ...
Harold Ray Fortner, 79, Gainesville
            Mr. Harold Ray Fortner, age 79 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, May 3, 2015 at Bell Minor Home following ...
Randy Lee Price, 57, Flowery Branch
Randy Lee Price, 57, of Flowery Branch passed away on Sunday, May 3, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.             ...

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Barbara Johnson Appleby, 84, Jefferson
Barbara Johnson Appleby died on Sunday, May 3, 2015, at the age of 84. She is preceded in death by her husband Robert Travis Appleby (Bob). She leaves behind three children, Charlt ...

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Joseph Thomas, 71, Cleveland
Joseph Thomas, 71 of Cleveland passed away Sunday, May 03, 2015.  Joe was born in Toccoa on December 05, 1943 to the late Lowery and Lizzie Payne Thomas.  He graduated fr ...
'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.