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Local Obits for Sat. Sep 2nd, 2017

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Jamie Lee Jones, 33, Winder
Jamie Lee Jones, age 33, of Winder, GA passed away from a motorcycle accident in Miami, Florida on Saturday, September 2, 2017. She was preceded in death by her father, Donald Lee ...

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Lucille Smith Grant, 88, Gainesville
Lucille Smith Grant, 88, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Saturday, September 2, 2017 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 ...
Lois Patricia Grover, 89, Gainesville
Lois Patricia Grover, 89, passed away on September 2, 2017 in Gainesville, GA. Visitation will begin at 10:00 AM on September 12, 2017 followed by the funeral at 11:00 AM at McGinn ...
Arnold "Junior" Jones Jr., 83, Gainesville
  Rev. Arnold Jones, Jr. “Junior”, 83 years old passed away on September 2, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA surrounded by his loving ...

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J.T. Brown, 71, Talmo
J.T. Brown, 71 of Talmo passed away Saturday, September 2, 2017 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Septembe ...

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Thomas James Smith, 81, Athens
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Thomas James Smith of Athens, Georgia. Mr. Smith, 81, entered into rest Saturday, September 2, 2017.  Mr. Smith was born in Clebu ...

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Kathleen Wilbanks Alley, 86, Lakemont
Kathleen Wilbanks Alley, age 86, of Lakemont, Ga., passed away September 2, 2017 at her residence with her loving family by her side.  She was the daughter of the late Artemas ...

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Willie Craven Smith, 85, Toccoa
Mrs. Willie Craven Smith, age 85 of Skyline Drive in Toccoa, Georgia passed away Saturday, September 2, 2017 at The Clary Center in Toccoa.    A daughter of the lat ...

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Leland Bagwell, 92, Cleveland
  On Saturday, September 2, Leland Bagwell completed his lifelong task of guiding people to Christ by his ministry and, more importantly,  by his personal example. S ...
Maurice Leland Bagwell, 92, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home announces that Rev. Maurice Leland Bagwell , age 92 of Cleveland, Georgia passed away on September 2, 2017.   A service is scheduled for Sunday, ...
Tammie Cross, 55, Cleveland
Tammie Cross, age 55 of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, September2, 2017.  Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced later by Barrett Funeral Home, Cl ...
Tammie Cross, 55, Cleveland
Tammie Cross, age 55 of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, September 2, 2017.  Ms. Crosswas born June 12, 1962 in Hall County to the late Billy and Ardetha Cross. Shestarted ...
Funeral services Friday for officer who helped establish Hall County SWAT team
Funeral services have been scheduled for Lt. Bob McMahan, a 23-year veteran of the Hall County Sheriff's Office, who was instrumental in setting up the SWAT team for the department.
'SpongeBob' creator Stephen Hillenburg dies at 57
Stephen Hillenburg, whose daffy animated 'SpongeBob SquarePants' became an international hit, dies at 57.
Wayne Abernathy, Hall County businessman and state Board of Public Safety member, dies
A Lula man, who operated a number of businesses in Gainesville and Cleveland during his lifetime and served more than 35 years on the state Board of Public Safety, has died.
Roy Clark, country guitar virtuoso, 'Hee Haw' star, has died
Country star Roy Clark, the guitar virtuoso and singer who headlined the cornpone TV show "Hee Haw" for nearly a quarter century, has died. He was 85
NASCAR legend David Pearson dies at age 83
David Pearson, winner of three NASCAR premier series championships, has died at the age of 83. Winner of 105 races in just 574 starts – second most to fellow...
Mari Hulman George, Indy's quiet pioneer, dies at 83
Mari Hulman George, auto racing's 'quiet pioneer' who ordered Indy drivers to start their engines, dies at 83
Giants Hall of Famer Willie McCovey dies at 80
Willie McCovey, the sweet-swinging Hall of Famer nicknamed "Stretch" for his 6-foot-4 height and long arms, has died at 80
Funeral services set for Wednesday for former Gainesville police chief
Retired Gainesville Police Chief Jerry Harrison Forrester died Monday at the age of 72.