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Spencer Hinton, Winder
Spencer Hinton of Winder, GA passed away on November 19, 2018. Funeral service will be held on Saturday at White Oaks Springs Baptist Church at 1:00 PM. Professional Ser ...
Royce McDaniel, 75, Winder
Royce McDaniel, age 75, of Winder passed away Monday, November 19, 2018. Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Saturday, November 24, 2018 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. Pastor ...

Forsyth

Muriel Cannon, 96, Cumming
Muriel Cannon, peacefully went home to Jesus at 12:05pm on Oct. 19th, 2018. Aged 96, this gentle Christian lady, mother of 8, grandmother, great grandmother and ...
Marcus "Buster" Elrod, 80, Cumming
Marcus "Buster" Elrod, 80, of Cumming passed away Monday, November 19, 2018. He is preceded in death by his parents, Ina and Bill Elrod; sisters, Shirley (Elrod) Reid, Ba ...
Margie Lee Hughes, 89, Cumming
Margie Lee Hughes, age 89, of Cumming, GA, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, November 19, 2018. Margie was born in 1929, to the late Carlos Frank and Jennie Mae J ...
Joseph Fredrick Walcher 63, of Cumming, Ga passed away on November 19, 2018. Joe graduated from Southwood High School Shreveport, La. and Northeast Louisiana University, Monroe, ...
Nancy Carol Wood, 74, Cumming
Nancy Carol Wood 74, of Cumming, Ga passed away on November 19, 2018 at Northside Hospital Forsyth.  She is survived by her husband Ronnie A. Wood.  Children; John ...

Gwinnett

Steven D. Russell, 63, Dacula
Steven D. Russell, age 63, of Dacula, GA passed away Monday, November 19, 2018. He was preceded in death by his father and stepmother, Douglas and Teresa Russell, and mother and st ...
Maria Ionescu, 82, Lilburn
Maria Ionescu, age 82 of Lilburn, GA, died Monday, November 19, 2018 after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 11:00 AM at Hamilton Mil ...

Habersham

Lillian (Lil) Campbell Reed, age 91 of Cornelia, passed away on Monday, November 19, 2018. She was preceded in death by her parents, K.P. and Edith Jones Campbell; husband, Jame ...

Hall

Thomas Hanie Paris, Jr, 79, Gainesville
Tom Paris, Jr., passed away peacefully following a brief illness on Monday, November 19, 2018, at the age of 79.  A native of Gainesville, Georgia, Tom was a devoted son, brot ...
Jimmy Lee Jones, 80, New Holland
Jimmy Lee Jones, 80, of New Holland passed away at his residence Monday, November 19, 2018. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 2:30 p.m. in the cha ...

Jackson

Roger “Roy” Junior Barner, age 73 of Pendergrass, GA passed away Monday, Nov. 19, 2018. Born on July 2, 1945 in Winder, GA, he was the son of the late Joe and Maude ...
Ruth H. Owens, 83, Nicholson
Ruth H. Owens, age 83 of Nicholson, GA passed away Monday, Nov. 19, 2018 at her residence. Born on Nov. 13, 1935 in Toccoa, GA, she was the daughter of the late Dwayne B. and Be ...

Lumpkin

John Benjamin Abercrombie, 88, Dahlonega
Mr. John Benjamin Abercrombie, age 88, of Dahlonega passed away Monday, November 19, 2018. Mr. Abercrombie was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. He was born on J ...

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Dionisio Contreras Duran, 47, Charlotte, NC
Dionisio Contreras Duran, age 47 of Charlotte, North Carolina passed away on Monday, November 19, 2018. Born in Guanajuato, Mexico on December 26, 1970, he was the son of Manuel ...

Stephens

Mrs. Geraldine Kimbrell Hunt, age 96 of Savannah Street, Toccoa passed away Monday, November 19, 2018 at Bell Minor Home, Gainesville, Georgia. A daughter of the late George 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