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Local Obits for Wed. Oct 31st, 2018


Joseph Yarberry, 58, Dawsonville
Joseph Yarberry, age 58, of Dawsonville, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Mr. Yarberry was preceded in death by his parents Ollie and Lois (Johnson) Yarberry. ...


Sarah Evone Johnson Henrichs, age 79, of Cumming, GA, passed away Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Ingram Funeral Home & Crematory, Cumming, Georgia is in charge of arrangement ...
Claudia Pieczynski Orchowski, age 84, of Cumming, Georgia (formerly of Chicago) passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 30, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband Edward ...
Laura Jane Creamer Thompson, 93, of Cumming, passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Jane was devoted to her family and loved spending time with her chil ...


Willie Jay Bradford, 78, Buford
Mr. Willie Jay Bradford, age 78, of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, October 31, 2018. He was preceded in death by his second wife, Mary Bradford; son, Phillip Jay Bradford; st ...


Lena Mae Abernathy, 78, Gainesville
Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Ward’s Funeral Home for Lena Mae Abernathy, 78, of Gainesville. Rev. Mike Grizzle ...
Barbara Odom Smith, Gainesville
Barbara Odom Smith of Gainesville passed away Wednesday October 31, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Greenville, South Carolina, Mrs. Smith had lived in Hal ...
Nancy A. Marlowe, 76, Gainesville
Nancy A. Marlowe, 76, of Gainesville, passed away Wednesday October 31, 2018.  Nancy was born on October 25, 1942 in Atlanta, GA to the late James W. and Corday Mears Williams ...
Guy Samuel Medlock, 65, Lula
Guy Samuel Medlock, age 65, of Lula, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Mr. Medlock was born on July 31, 1953, in Demorest, Georgia, to the late Doug and Polly ...


Judith Miller Lee, 75, Dahlonega
Mrs. Judith Miller Lee, age 75, of Dahlonega passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Mrs. Lee was born in Bainbridge, GA on July 12, 1943 to the late ...
Brian Joseph Morin, 39, Dahlonega
Mr. Brian Joseph Morin, age 39, of Dahlonega passed away Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Brian was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on August 15, 1979.  He was preceded in dea ...


Willie Campbell, III, 50, Aurora, Colorado
Mr. Willie Campbell, III age 50 of Aurora, Colorado passed away on Wednesday October 31, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.     ...
Kendra Louise Koch, 72, Monroe
Kendra Louise Koch, age 72, of Monroe passed away Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Memorial services will be held 4:00 pm Saturday, November 3, 2018 at Amazing Grace Lutheran Church, 3 ...


Sharon Kay Hudson, 55, Cleveland
Sharon Kay Hudson, age 55 of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Born in Lawrenceville, Georgia on February 18, 1963, she was the daughter of Leroy Thomas and ...
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