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Local Obits for Mon. Aug 21st, 2017

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Maria Ticarat, 67, Auburn
Maria Ticarat, age 67, of Auburn, died Monday, August 21, 2017. Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 1:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Interment wil ...

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Carl E. Peterson, 81, Dawsonville
Carl E. Peterson, 81 of Dawsonville, GA passed away on Monday August 21, 2017. There are no services planned at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson. ...
Virginia Shealy, 55, Dawsonville
Virginia Shealy, 55, of Dawsonville passed away Monday August 21, 2017 following a period of declining health. Born September 17, 1961, she was a lifelong resident of Dawson Cou ...

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“J.P.” James Pendleton Holbrook 82, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on August 21, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. He is survived by his children Frankie Holbro ...

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Daisy Smith Gentry, 78, Buford
Daisy Smith Gentry, age 78, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, August 21, 2017. She is survived by her husband of sixty-one years, Elmo Willis Gentry, Buford, GA; children, Kathy ...
Gerald Paul Angie, 79, Duluth
Gerald Paul Angie, age 79, of Duluth, GA passed away on Monday, August 21, 2017. He was preceded in death by his wife, Maryellen Angie. He is survived by his son, Franklin P. Angie ...

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Lois Clark Holden, 73, Mt. Airy
Lois Clark Holden, age 73, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, passed away on Monday, August 21, 2017. Ms. Holden was born on November 22, 1943, in Mt. Airy, Georgia, to the late Verner and G ...
Marjorie Gabrels Jones, 88, Hollywood Community
  Marjorie Gabrels Jones, age 88, of the Hollywood Community passed away on Monday, August 21, 2017, at her residence. Mrs. Jones was born on November 24, 1928, in Mac ...

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Tony R. Mickle, 62, Flowery Branch
Tony R. Mickle, age 62 of Flowery Branch, GA died Monday, August 21, 2017. Tony is survived by his wife, Terri K. Lane; mother, Margaret Williams; brother and sister in-law, David ...
Grady D. Walls, 90, Gainesville
Grady D. Walls, 90, went home to his Lord and Savior peacefully on August 21, 2017.  Grady and his wife of 67 years Evelyn Grogan Walls, were a testament to all on how to lo ...

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Margie Lee Schnackel, 87, Dahlonega
Margie Lee Schnackel, age 87, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Monday, August 21, 2017. She is preceded in death by her loving husband, Paul Schnackel, and parents, Lloyd and Beulah S ...

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E.J. Wyatt, 80, Ball Ground
E.J. Wyatt, 80 of Ball Ground, GA passed away on Monday August 21, 2107.  The family will receive friends on Wednesday August 23, 2017 from 2pm to 9pm at McDonald and Son F ...

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Valetta Ann Bergen Shook, 74, Eastanollee
Mrs. Valetta Ann Bergen Shook, age 74 of 1024 Highway 145, Eastanollee passed away Monday, August 21, 2017 at her residence. A daughter of the later Robert and Clara Cooksey Ber ...

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Aubrey Clyde Everett, 53, Cleveland
Aubrey Clyde Everett, age 53 of Cleveland, passed away Monday, August 21, 2017.    Mr. Everett was born October 9, 1963 in Gainesville to Sarah Everett and the late ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Thomas  William “Billy” Taylor Sr. age 60, of Cleveland. “Billy” as he was affectionatel ...
Memorial service Saturday for former GHS teacher, coach
A memorial service will be held Saturday for Jean Gruhn, who along with her late husband, Bobby, was a longtime fixture at Gainesville High School, where both served as a teacher and a coach.
Jake LaMotta, boxer who inspired 'Raging Bull,' dies at 95
Jake LaMotta, the former middleweight champion whose life was depicted in the film "Raging Bull," has died
NASCAR’s Ted Christopher passes away in plane crash
NASCAR champion Ted Christopher passed away Saturday after being involved in a plane crash in Connecticut. He was 59.
Beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton dies at 91
Hollywood is mourning the loss of beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton
Hall County's first fire chief dies at 72
Larry Williams, who was the first chief of the Hall County Fire Department, died Thursday at his home in Maysville.
Janice Riley, longtime head of Ninth District Opportunity, dies
The funeral will be held Saturday for Janice Riley, longtime executive director of Gainesville-based Ninth District Opportunity, who died earlier this week following a brief illness.
Tommy Irvin, longtime Georgia agriculture chief, dies at 88
​Former Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Tommy Irvin, whose four decades in office made him one of the longest-serving statewide officials in U.S., died at the age of 88, the department he once ran confirmed Friday.
'Cheers' actor, radio host Jay Thomas dies at 69
A publicist for Jay Thomas says the actor and radio host has died at 69