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Local Obits for Fri. Oct 27th, 2017

Gwinnett

Nicolae Ticle, 94, Lawrenceville
  Nicolae Ticle, age 94, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Friday, October 27, 2017. He is survived by his children, Veronica Bercea, Viorica Moraru, Ioan Ticle and Nicol ...
John C. Haddad, 60, Buford
John C. Haddad, age 60, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, October 27, 2017. Mr. Haddad is survived by his wife of twenty-two years, Marilyn Madock Haddad, Buford, GA; children, ...
Maximus Daniel Janton, 6, Sugar Hill
Maximus Daniel Janton, age 6, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away Friday, October 27, 2017. He is survived by his parents, Dan and Keri Janton; brothers, Duke Janton and Beau Janton; gra ...

Habersham

Mary “Chris” Andrews, 73, Clarkesville
Mary “Chris” Andrews, age 73, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Friday, October 27, 2017.   Mrs. Andrews was born on November 10, 1943, in New Albany, ...

Hall

William A. "Pete" Smith, 93, Gainesville
William A. Smith, better known as "Pete" passed away Friday October 27, 2017 at his residence from an extended illness.  He was born March 5, 1924 to Mack Allen Smit ...

Jackson

Granny Louise Harmon, 99, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Granny Louise Harmon, age 99, of Jefferson, who passed away on Thursday, October 5, 2017. Mrs. Harmon was born in Rochelle, Georgia, ...

Stephens

Mr. Wayne Erastus Carpenter, age 91, of South Big A Road in Toccoa passed away Thursday, October 26, 2017 at Rose City Rehab in Thomasville, Georgia.  A son of the late ...

White

Virginia "Ginny" Dawn Cook of Cleveland went to meet her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Oct. 22, 2017. Ginny was born Aug. 27, 1954, in Springfield, Pennsylvania. Gin ...
'Night Court' star Harry Anderson found dead in home
Anderson was 65.
Nevada sheriff: Radio show host Art Bell dead at 72
Art Bell, a radio host best known for a paranormal-themed nightly show syndicated on hundreds of stations in the 1990s, including WDUN, has died at his home in southern Nevada, authorities said Saturday.
Milos Forman, Oscar-winning director, dies at 86
Milos Forman, a refuge from Czechoslovakia whose American movies "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" and "Amadeus" won a deluge of Academy Awards, including best director Oscars, has died.
Jackson County Chief Magistrate Judge dies after battle with cancer
The Chief Magistrate Judge of Jackson County has died following a battle with cancer.
Anti-apartheid activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela dies
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, prominent anti-apartheid activist and the ex-wife of Nelson Mandela, has died
Jim Lancaster, former Hall County Fire Battalion Chief, dies at age 70
Jim Lancaster, a former Battalion Chief for Hall County Fire Services, died Thursday.
VIDEO: Legendary voice of Red Elephants, Gainesville icon Walt Snelling left us with incredible memories
Walt Snelling was woven into the very fabric of Gainesville High athletics, as much a part of Big Red as The Rock, City Park or any number of the illustrious athletes and committed coaches to have graced the playing field.
Linda Brown, central figure in school segregation case, dies
As a girl in Kansas, Linda Brown's father tried to enroll her in an all-white school in Topeka. A 1954 decision by the US Supreme Court followed, striking down racial segregation in schools and cementing Linda Brown's place in history. She died Sunday.