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Pamela Darlene Watkins, age 55, of Winder passed away Thursday, April 27, 2017.  Funeral services will be held 4:00 pm Sunday, April 30, 2017 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. In ...

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James Stanley Baggett, 89, Cumming
James Stanley Baggett, 89 of Cumming, GA passed away on Thursday April 27, 2017. He was born on August 20, 1927 in Clarkesville, TN the son of Carney and Ruby Bowler Baggett who ...
Maria Elena Vinci, 71, Cumming
Maria Elena Vinci, 71, of Cumming passed away suddenly Thursday, April 27, 2017.  Maria was a beautiful lady that lived life to the fullest.  She loved her family and enj ...

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Lois Loudermilk Keller, 81, Mt. Airy
Lois Loudermilk Keller, age 81, of Mt. Airy, Georgia passed away on Thursday, April 27, 2017. Mrs. Keller was born on July 15, 1935 in Mt. Airy, Georgia to the late Dewey a ...

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Bobby Clifton Janes, 79, Gainesville
Mr. Bobby Clifton Janes, 79, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Thursday, April 27, 2017 following a short illness. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, A ...
Mrs. Clarace Parker Smith Young, age 93, of Hall County, passed away Thursday April 27, 2017 peacefully, after a brief-hospitalization. She was born Clarace Elizabeth Parker on Mar ...

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Kenneth T. Heegeman, 69, Hoschton
Mr. Kenneth T. Heegeman, age 69, of Hoschton, Georgia passed away Thursday, April 27, 2017 at his residence, surrounded by his family. Mr. Heegeman was born October 20, 1947 in ...

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Barbara Stack Brundage, age 82, of Tiger, Georgia, passed away on April 27, 2017. Barbara was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and more. Her whole life was her family and frie ...
Dave Joseph Reeves, 42, Royston
Dave Joseph Reeves, age 42, of Royston, GA (formerly of Dahlonega, GA) passed away on Thursday, April 27, 2017. Dave was of the Baptist faith, a Christian and loved the Lord.&nb ...
Winnie Mae Yearwood Wilson, 84, Dallas, Ga.
Mrs. Winnie Mae Yearwood Wilson, age 84, of Dallas, GA passed away Thursday, April 27, 2017 at the Aspen Village in Dallas. A daughter of the late David Paul and Elizabeth Rider ...
Cassandra Faye Andrews, 55, Sandy Springs
Cassandra Faye Andrews, 55 of Sandy Springs, GA passed away on Thursday April 27, 2017. There are no services planned at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdona ...
Larry Ray Henson, 65, Roswell
  Larry Ray Henson, 65 of Roswell, GA passed away on Thursday April 27, 2017. He was born in Greenville, SC on November 2, 1951 the son of Leonard and Sendy Elizabeth Hu ...
Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host dies, at 91
Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, died Sunday at 91 in Las Vegas
Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies
Dick Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84.
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.