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Local Obits for Thu. Jan 12th, 2017

Forsyth

Alta Catherine Bagwell, 92, Cumming
Alta Catherine Bagwell, age 92, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Thursday, January 12, 2017. Mrs. Bagwell was born on November 1, 1924, to the late D.N. and Cecil Holbrook. Catherine ...

Habersham

Edward Blackshear Brown Jr., 71, Turnerville
Celebration of Life services for Edward Blackshear Brown Jr., 71, of Turnerville, will be held 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 20 at Clarkesville First United Methodist Church, Clarkesville, w ...

Hall

Gerald Wayne Caston, Sr., 77, Gainesville
Gerald Wayne Caston, Sr. was called home on January 12, 2017.  He was preceded in death by his parents Mauline Hood Caston and Eben Bryant Caston, his siblings Eben Bryan ...

Jackson

Daniel Buford Meeks, Jr., 33, Bethlehem
Daniel Buford Meeks, Jr., age 33, of Bethlehem passed away Tuesday, January 10, 2017.  Daniel served in the United States Army.  He loved music, writing and his family.&n ...
Charles David Pearson, 72, Athens
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Charles David Pearson, Sr., age 68 of Athens, Georgia (South Jackson Community), who entered into rest Thursday, January 12, 2017 ...

Other

Stella Wilson Hardman, 89, Matthews, NC
Stella Wilson Hardman passed away on January 12, 2017 in Matthews, North Carolina, after residing at Weddington Park Assisted Living in Matthews, North Carolina.  She was b ...

Stephens

James Edwin Madison, 87, Toccoa
Mr. James Edwin Madison, age 87, of 51 Smith Road, Toccoa passed away Thursday January 12, 2017 at his residence. A son of the late William and Edna Jacquay Madison, he was ...

White

Maurice Montgomery, 79, Cleveland
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm Saturday, January 14, 2017 in the chapel of Little & Davenport Funeral Home for Mr. Maurice Montgomery 79 of Cleveland, Ga. Mr. Mont ...
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.
Longtime Gainesville journalist Ted Oglesby dies at 84
A longtime Gainesville journalist, who held management positions with both WDUN and The Times, has died at the age of 84.
'Gong Show' creator Chuck Barris dies at 87
Game show impresario Chuck Barris has died at 87. Barris, the madcap producer of "The Gong Show" and "The Dating Game," died of natural causes Tuesday afternoon at his home in Palisades, New York
Rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry dies at 90
Chuck Berry, the rock 'n' roll founder who defined its joy and rebellion in "Johnny B. Goode" and other classics, has died in St. Charles County, Missouri, west of St. Louis
C.W. Davis, former Hall Co. Schools Supt. and founder of Lanierland Basketball Tournament, dies
C.W. Davis, a longtime Hall County educator, former superintendent of Hall County Schools and founder of the Lanierland Basketball Tournament, died Saturday.
Co-founder of Georgia-based Waffle House chain dies at 97
​Waffle House co-founder Joseph Wilson Rogers Sr., who went from short-order cook to co-founder of one of the nation's largest restaurant chains, has died. He was 97.
Founder of Northeast Georgia Diagnostic Clinic dies
Dr. Henry S. Jennings, a retired longtime Gainesville physician and founder of the Northeast Georgia Diagnostic Clinic, has died.
Former Oakwood City Council member dies
A woman who served on the Oakwood City Council for 15 years before stepping down two years ago will be buried Saturday.