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Local Obits for Sun. Mar 5th, 2017


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,, 706-654-0966.


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...
Lillie Mae Green, co-founder of Green's Grocery, dies at 99
The woman who founded and ran Green's Grocery with her husband in 1950 died Thursday.
A life: Hawking defied ALS to become pre-eminent physicist
Word by painstaking word, Stephen Hawking produced a masterwork of popular science that outlined his vision of time, the universe and humanity's place within it
William Henry Trotter Bush was brother, uncle of presidents
William Henry Trotter Bush, a wealthy investor and the brother and uncle of presidents, has died
Former Hall County Juvenile Court judge David Fox dies at age 70
David Fox, a longtime Gainesville attorney and a former Hall County Juvenile Court judge, died unexpectedly Monday.
Evangelist Billy Graham, who reached millions, dies at 99
​The Rev. Billy Graham, who transformed American religious life through his preaching and activism, becoming a counselor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, died Wednesday. He was 99.
Former Banks Co. probate judge, county commissioner dies
A former Banks County probate judge and county commissioner, Milton Dalton, has died following an extended illness.
Daughter: Popular crooner Vic Damone dies in Florida at 89
Family members say crooner Vic Damone has died in Florida at the age of 89
Memorial service set for Piedmont College President Emeritus W. Ray Cleere
DEMOREST — Piedmont College President Emeritus W. Ray Cleere will be remembered in a memorial service at 1 p.m. Feb. 17 at First Congregational Church, United Church of Christ in Atlanta.