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Local Obits for Fri. Jan 12th, 2018

Gwinnett

Walter G. Bailey, 79, Buford
Walter G. Bailey, age 79, of Buford, GA passed away Friday, January 12, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, Narvin and Maudlene Bailey; brothers, Roger Bailey, Larry Bai ...

Habersham

Thomas “Randy” Randall Turner, age 69 of Cornelia, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, January 12, 2018. Mr. Turner was born December 13, 1948 in at The Charm House ...

Hall

Robert Flemming, 81, Gainesville
Mr. Robert Flemming, 81, of Gainesville, GA passed away Friday, January 12, 2018 at his residence. The family will receive friends on Sunday, January 14, 2018 at Memorial Park F ...
Sharon Elizabeth Williams, 57, Gillsville
Funeral services are scheduled for 3:00 p.m. Sunday January 14, 2018 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Sharon Elizabeth Williams, age 57 of Gillsville. Interment will follow at ...
Robert Edward Kennamer, 95, Gainesville formerly of Huntsville, AL
Surrounded by his family, Robert Edward Kennamer, 95, of Gainesville, GA, formerly of Huntsville, AL, went home to be with his Lord January 12, 2018.  Born in Marshall County, ...
James Douglas Mayfield, 66, Flowery Branch
James Douglas Mayfield, age 66, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Friday, January 12, 2018.  He is survived by his sons, Douglas Coleman Russell, Flowery Branch, GA and ...

Lumpkin

Mary Inez West, 81, Dahlonega
Mrs. Mary Inez West, age 81, of Dahlonega, passed away Friday, January 12, 2018.   Mrs. West was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County.  She was bor ...

Other

Brandon Alexander Braun, 29, Stockbridge
Brandon Alexander Braun, age 29, of Stockbridge, GA passed away on Friday, January 12, 2018.  Brandon is survived by his son, Kolby Alexander Braun of Stockbridge, GA, his mot ...

White

Willie Henry Adams, Sr., 70, Clarkesville
Willie Henry Adams, Sr (Papa Willie), 70 years young of Clarkesville came into this world on April 18, 1947 in Houston County and went to be with the Lord on January 12, 2018. ...
Kenneth (Andy) Walden, 67, Cleveland
Kenneth “Andy” Walden, age 67, of Cleveland, passed away Friday, January 12, 2018.   Mr. Walden was born in Hall County to the late John Luke Walden Sr. an ...
Longtime Gainesville dentist, director of Good News Dental Clinic to be remembered at Wednesday service
Memorial services are set for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 for Dr. Edwin Riley "Ed" Burnette, a longtime Gainesville dentist who was the director of Good News Dental Clinic for a number of years.
Broadway legend Carol Channing has died at age 97
Actress Carol Channing, whose career spanned decades on Broadway and on television, has died at age 97. Publicist B. Harlan Boll says Channing died of natural causes.
Joe Gibbs' eldest son dies at 49 from neurological disease
Joe Gibbs Racing says co-founder J.D. Gibbs, the eldest son of team owner and Pro Football Hall of Fame coach Joe Gibbs, has died. He was 49.
Georgia Hall Of Fame racer Charles Barrett passes away
Charles Barrett, a Hall of Fame short track ace and former NASCAR driver, passed away on Friday. The Cleveland, Georgia native scored the win in approximately 250...
Mansfield Oil Co. founder dies at 86
John Mansfield, Sr., of Amelia Island, Fla., formerly of Gainesville, and the founder of Mansfield Oil Company and Kangaroo convenience stores, died Thursday. .
Actress and director Penny Marshall dies at age 75
'Laverne & Shirley' star and movie director Penny Marshall has died at age 75
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.