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Local Obits for Sat. Sep 23rd, 2017

Dawson

S. Patricia Holcombe, 81, Dawsonville
S. Patricia Holcombe, 81, of Dawsonville passed away Saturday September 23, 2017 at Season’s Hospice following a short illness. Born December 3, 1935 in Cordele, Georgia t ...

Forsyth

H. Wayne Nix, 71, Cumming
H. Wayne Nix, age 71, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Saturday, September 23, 2017. He is preceded in death  by his wife, Charlotte L. Nix; parents, H. Paul and Velma Mooney Ni ...

Gwinnett

Mrs. Carantha Samples Sanders, age 78, of Auburn, GA passed away on Saturday, September 23, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-six years, Leon J. Sanders; p ...

Habersham

Mary Ann Bramlett Duckett, 78, Clarkesville
Mary Ann Bramlett Duckett, age 78 of Clarkesville passed away Saturday, September 23, 2017. Born in Habersham County on February 25, 1939, Mrs. Duckett was the daughter of the l ...
David Stinespring, 71, Baldwin
David Stinespring, age 71, of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, September 23, 2017. Mr. Stinespring was born on July 18, 1946, in Toccoa, Georgia, to the late Curtis P. ...

Hall

Mandy Leigh Dove Brown, 37, Gainesville
Mandy Leigh Dove Brown, 37, passed away Saturday, September 23, 2017. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced soon. Memorial Park Funeral Home Braselton Chapel, 525 ...
Marcella Gertrude Cooper, 89, Gainesville
Mrs. Marcella Gertrude Cooper, 89 of Gainesville passed away Saturday September 23, 2017. At the families request, Mrs. Cooper will be cremated and no formal services will be he ...
Mary C. Martin, 89, Gainesville
Funeral services will be held at St. Paul United Methodist Church on Friday, September 29, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. for Mary C. Martin, 89, of Gainesville.  The Rev. Geoff Grubbs wi ...

Lumpkin

Tammy Phillips Martin, 56, Dahlonega
Ms. Tammy Phillips Martin age 56 of Dahlonega passed away on Saturday September 23rd, 2017 after an extended illness. Born on February 19, 1961 to parents Ann and Hoyt Phillips. ...

Other

Stephanie Lynn Izzo, 32, Atlanta
Stephanie Lynn Izzo, age 32, passed away on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 in her home in Atlanta, GA. Stephanie was born May 12, 1985 in Huntington Valley, Pa. She was the ...

Stephens

Miss Kimberly Claire Thomason age 25 of Toccoa passed away Saturday September 23, 2017 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center. A daughter of Sherree Anderson Thomason and th ...
Former Dodgers great Don Newcombe dies at 92
Don Newcombe, the hard-throwing Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who was one of the first black players in the major leagues and who went on to win the Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player and Cy Young awards, has died
Chanel: Iconic couturier Karl Lagerfeld has died
Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashion for the last 50 years, has died
From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82
British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."
John Dingell, longest serving member of Congress, dies at 92
Former Rep. John Dingell, who served nearly six decades in the U.S. House, was hard to typecast
Gainesville realtor, philanthropist Don Carter dies at 86
Don Carter, the founder of Don Carter Realty in Gainesville, died at his home on Thursday, Feb. 7.
Frank Robinson, baseball's fearsome trailblazer, dies at 83
Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the 1st black manager in Major League Baseball and the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues, dies at 83
Special Master in Georgia-Florida water wars case dies at 88
The man who served for nearly four years as the Special Master overseeing the Georgia-Florida water wars lawsuit has died.
Glen Wood, auto racing pioneer and patriarch, dies at 93
Glen Wood, racing patriarch who had been NASCAR Hall of Fame's oldest living member, dies at 93