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Local Obits for Wed. Oct 4th, 2017

Forsyth

Colleen Carey, 61, Cumming
Colleen Carey, 61 of Cumming, GA passed away on Wednesday October 4, 2017. She was born on October 8, 1955 in Queens, NY the daughter of Carl and Regina Harrigan Digangi who hav ...

Hall

Justin Wayne Bales, 63, Gainesville
Justin Wayne Bales, age 63 of Gainesville, passed away Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.   Mr. Bales was born July 17, 1954 in Gainesville, G ...
Margie Louise Black, 82, Murrayville
Mrs. Margie Louise Black age 82 of Murrayville passed away on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at North East Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services are ...
William Perino Cochran, 96, Gainesville
A memorial service will be held at Little Davenport Chapel on Saturday October 7th at 2:00 PM for William “Perino” Cochran, 96, of Gainesville.    The Re ...
Lewis Kater Gaines, Gainesville
Lewis Kater Gaines passed away peacefully Wednesday evening, in the company of his wife Merle Pinson Gaines of Gainesville, of whom he was married to for 68 years. Lewis was preced ...
Crystal Nicole Little, 44, Gainesville
Mrs. Crystal Nicole Little, 44, of Gainesville passed away Wednesday, October 4, 2017 due to an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October ...

Jackson

Robert Henry Cantrell, 80, Commerce
  Robert Henry Cantrell, age 80 of Commerce, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at his residence. Mr. Cantrell was born on May 10, 1937 in Cleveland, Geo ...

Other

Donald Lavern Horne, age 60 of Hull, GA passed away Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017 at his residence.   Born in Athens, GA on February 24, 1957 he was the son of Onida Beard Hor ...

Rabun

Barbara Louise Foote Carnes Bingham, age 91, of Clayton, GA, went to be with her Lord and Savior on October 4, 2017 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Barbara was a lo ...

White

Vivian Anderson Castleberry, 95, Sautee Nacoochee
Vivian Anderson Castleberry, age 95 of Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia passed away on October 4, 2017. Arrangements are pending. A full obituary will be posted at a later time. Alexand ...
Longtime Gainesville dentist, director of Good News Dental Clinic to be remembered at Wednesday service
Memorial services are set for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 for Dr. Edwin Riley "Ed" Burnette, a longtime Gainesville dentist who was the director of Good News Dental Clinic for a number of years.
Broadway legend Carol Channing has died at age 97
Actress Carol Channing, whose career spanned decades on Broadway and on television, has died at age 97. Publicist B. Harlan Boll says Channing died of natural causes.
Joe Gibbs' eldest son dies at 49 from neurological disease
Joe Gibbs Racing says co-founder J.D. Gibbs, the eldest son of team owner and Pro Football Hall of Fame coach Joe Gibbs, has died. He was 49.
Georgia Hall Of Fame racer Charles Barrett passes away
Charles Barrett, a Hall of Fame short track ace and former NASCAR driver, passed away on Friday. The Cleveland, Georgia native scored the win in approximately 250...
Mansfield Oil Co. founder dies at 86
John Mansfield, Sr., of Amelia Island, Fla., formerly of Gainesville, and the founder of Mansfield Oil Company and Kangaroo convenience stores, died Thursday. .
Actress and director Penny Marshall dies at age 75
'Laverne & Shirley' star and movie director Penny Marshall has died at age 75
Funeral services Friday for officer who helped establish Hall County SWAT team
Funeral services have been scheduled for Lt. Bob McMahan, a 23-year veteran of the Hall County Sheriff's Office, who was instrumental in setting up the SWAT team for the department.
'SpongeBob' creator Stephen Hillenburg dies at 57
Stephen Hillenburg, whose daffy animated 'SpongeBob SquarePants' became an international hit, dies at 57.