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Local Obits for Thu. Oct 25th, 2018

Forsyth

Betty Jean Day Stone, 81, Cumming
Betty Jean Day Stone, age 81, a lifelong resident of Forsyth County, passed away Thursday, October 25, 2018. She was a well-respected and faithful member of Shiloh United Methodist ...

Gwinnett

Adrian Calmi, 60, Lawrenceville
Adrian Calmi, age 60 of Lawrenceville, GA, died Thursday, October 25, 2018 after a brief illness. Funeral services will be held Sunday, October 28, 2018 at 3 PM at Hamilton Mill Me ...
Sue Meade Franzreb, 87, Johns Creek
Sue Meade Franzreb 87, of John's Creek, Ga. passed away on October 25, 2018. Services will be scheduled at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandso ...

Hall

John K. “Jack” Cotton, 91, Gainesville
Mr. John K. “Jack” Cotton age 91 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Thursday October 25, 2018 at Bell Minor Nursing Home following an extended illness. Memorial serv ...
Donna Jean Haynes Farmer, 87, Gainesville
Donna Jean Haynes Farmer, age 87, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, October 25, 2018 at The Gardens of Gainesville. Graveside services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday Oc ...
Lydia Henderson Balls, 83, Flowery Branch
Lydia Henderson Balls, age 83, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Thursday, October 25, 2018. She was preceded in death by husband, Donald Eugene Balls. Mrs. Balls is survived by ch ...
Rachel Whitmire Helton, 74, Gainesville
Rachel Whitmire Helton, 74 of Gainesville reached her heavenly home on Thursday, October 25, 2018.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert, “Jr” Helt ...

Jackson

Cody Wayne Chambers, 54, Jefferson
Cody Wayne Chambers, age 54, of Jefferson, GA passed away Thursday, October 25, 2018. He is survived by his wife of thirty-five years, Phyllis Williams Chambers, Jefferson; childre ...
William Connley Crumley, 62, Commerce
William Connley Crumley, age 62 of Commerce, GA passed away Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018. Born on Dec. 18, 1955 in Commerce, GA he was the son of the late William Daniel and Joyce Ha ...

Other

Calvin Cosson, 63, Comer
Calvin Cosson age 63 of Comer, GA passed away Thursday Oct. 25, 2018 at the Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital.   Mr. Cosson was born September 10, 1955 in Defuniak Spr ...

Stephens

Mrs. Lynda Elaine Brawner Sellers, age 68 of Lovell Road, Toccoa passed away Thursday, October 25, 2018 at Pruitt Health of Toccoa. A daughter of the late Herman and Lula Robert ...
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
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.