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Local Obits for Sun. Mar 5th, 2017

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Delores Ann Snelson, 76, Winder
Delores Ann Snelson, age 76, of Winder passed away Sunday, March 5, 2017.  Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.

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Melody Joyce Mashike, 58, Cumming
Melody Joyce Mashike, 58 of Cumming, GA passed away on Sunday, March 5, 2017. There are no services planned at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.c ...

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Effie Frances Waite, 86, Sugar Hill
Effie Frances Waite, age 86, of Sugar Hill, GA, formerly of Rumford/Mexico, ME was carried on angels wings to her eternal home surrounded by her family on Sunday, March 5, 2017.&nb ...

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Gary Clyde Dunlap, 84, Lula
Mr. Gary Clyde Dunlap, age 84, of Lula passed away Sunday, March 5, 2017 in Tarpon Springs, Florida after a brief illness. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Sunday, March 12, ...
Crystal Dawn Shirley, 35, Clermont
Crystal Dawn Shirley, age 35, of Clermont, GA passed away on Sunday, March 5, 2017. Crystal loved fishing and enjoyed sharing that time with her children. She was everybody&rsqu ...
Mrs. Shannon Janine Drewry-Clements, age 64, of Oakwood was called to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, March 5, 2017. Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, March ...
Clarence W. Dean, 88, Gainesville
Funeral Services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Wednesday March 8, 2017 at Ward’s Funeral Home Chapel for Clarence W. Dean age 88 of Gainesville. The Rev. Terry Crawford, Rev ...
Shaw Carter service is Monday
A memorial service will be held Monday for Shaw Carter, the 24-year-old heart transplant recipient from Gainesville, who battled heart disease and cancer during his lifetime.
Ara Parseghian, won 2 titles at Notre Dame, has died at 94
Ara Parseghian, who won two national titles in 11 seasons as coach of Notre Dame, has died at 94.
Sam Shepard, Pulitzer-winning playwright, is dead at 73
Sam Shepard, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Oscar-nominated actor and celebrated author whose plays chronicled the explosive fault lines of family and masculinity in the American West, has died
Funeral Friday for Ray Jones, prominent Hall County businessman
A prominent Hall County businessman, active in the poultry industry and as a Jackson EMC Board member for many years, will be buried Friday.
Hootie Johnson, former Augusta National chairman, dies
Hootie Johnson, the South Carolina banker and Augusta National chairman who stubbornly stood his ground amid pressure for the club to invite female members, died Friday morning. He was 86...
Funeral services pending for Judge William C. O'Kelley
Funeral services are pending for Judge William C. O'Kelley, a longtime federal court judge for the Northern District of Georgia.
Helmut Kohl, chancellor who reunited Germany, dies at 87
Helmut Kohl, the physically imposing German chancellor whose reunification of a nation divided by the Cold War put Germany at the heart of a united Europe, has died
Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers Band dies at age 69
Gregg Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel the Allman Brothers Band to superstardom, has died at age 69