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Local Obits for Mon. Nov 27th, 2017

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Debra Lynn Brown, 55, Winder
Debra Lynn Brown age 55 of Winder, Georgia passed away Saturday, November 18, 2017. Her body has been cremated and the family will have a private, family interment at a later date. ...
Evelean McDaniel Clark, age 76, of Winder passed away Monday November 27, 2017. She was a great and loving Nanny; she worked hard all her life. Survivors include sisters Dorothy Br ...

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Emma Lou “Tencie” Mills, age 92, of Cumming, passed away Monday, November 27, 2017. Tencie was a member of Cross Roads Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by her h ...

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Joseph Beard, 80, Alto
Joseph Beard, age 80, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Monday, November 27, 2017. Memorial services will be held in Louisiana at a later date. Those wishing to express online ...
Barbara York Freeman, 79, Demorest
Barbara York Freeman, age 79 of Demorest passed away Monday, November 27, 2017.  Born in Franklin County, North Carolina on September 27, 1938, Mrs. Freeman was the daughte ...
James Aaron Garrett, 60, Cornelia
James Aaron Garrett, age 60 of Cornelia, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Monday, November 27, 2017. Born in Demorest, Georgia on March 18, 1957, he was a son of the lat ...
A. Dan Sassaman, 86, Clarkesville
Mr. A. Dan Sassaman, age 86 of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away Sunday, November 26, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center located in Gainesville, Ga.   Mr. Sassaman w ...

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Robert Glenn Blake, 40, Gainesville
Robert Glenn Blake, age 40, of Gainesville, GA passed away Monday, November 27, 2017 following an illness. He was a Christian man, born February 26, 1977, and a lifelong residen ...
Wiley Edward Dorminy, Jr, 85, Flowery Branch
Mr. Wiley Edward Dorminy, Jr., age 85 of Flowery Branch, passed away on November 27, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 11:00am on Friday ...

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Larry Lee Griffith, 75, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Larry Lee Griffith, age 75, who entered into rest Monday, November 27, 2017.  Mr. Griffith was born in Johnstown, Pennsylvania a ...
William Eugene Brewer, 70, Jefferson
Mr. William Eugene Brewer, age 70, of Jefferson, GA died Monday, November 27, 2017 at Northridge Health and Rehab.  Mr. Brewer was born in Atlanta to the late Rufus and Vivian ...

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Alyssa Cameron Getzinger, age 27, of Monroe passed Monday, November 27, 2017. Survivors include her mother Kristie Barnett-Royster and husband Kenneth of Fl; father Patri ...
Maria C. Allende De Grant, 93, San Juan, Puerto Rico
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Maria C. Allende De Grant age 93 of San Juan, Puerto Rico who entered into rest Monday, November 27, 2017.  She joins her husban ...
Charles Ray Stallings, Jr., age 71, of Marietta, GA, passed away on Monday, November 27, 2017. Memorial  services will be held Thursday, November 30, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. at ...
'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.