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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 ...
'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died
Singer Aretha Franklin, the iconic "Queen of Soul" who voiced classics such as "Respect," "Think" and "Chain of Fools," has died at 76.
Funeral service set for Gainesville advocate for the disabled
A longtime advocate for the disabled, Justin Pressley of Gainesville, will be buried Monday.
Billy Starr Hardman, Gainesville's oldest physician, dies at age 98
Dr. Billy Starr Hardman, M.D., a well-known physician who was instrumental in building the medical community in Gainesville, has died at the age of 98.
Ex-WWE star Brian Christopher Lawler dead at age 46
Authorities say former World Wrestling Entertainment star Brian Christopher Lawler has died after attempting suicide in his jail cell
Nancy Sinatra Sr., first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Nancy Sinatra Sr., childhood sweetheart and first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Former Congressman from Georgia Pat Swindall has died
Former Georgia congressman Pat Swindall, a GOP trailblazer derailed by perjury, dies at 67
Actor Tab Hunter, star of 'Damn Yankees!' movie, dies age 86
Actor Tab Hunter, whose blond good looks made him the heartthrob of millions of teenagers in the 1950s with such films as "Battle Cry" and "Damn Yankees," has died at age 86
Update: Ray Burch: Local, state poultry leader dies
A memorial service will be held Tuesday. July 10th for Ray Burch, a Gainesville man well-known in local and state poultry circles.