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Local Obits for Fri. Nov 23rd, 2018

Forsyth

Harold (Speedy) Evans, 85, Cumming
Harold “Speedy” Evans, age 85, of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, November 21, 2018.  Speedy was a member of Friendship Baptist Church. He owned and operated Harol ...
Paul Damian McMaster, 50, Cumming
Paul Damian McMaster, 50, passed away peacefully in his home on Friday, November 23, 2018 in Cumming, Georgia. Paul was born December 7, 1967 to Gerald and Carol (nee Cislaw) McMas ...
Joseph (Joey) William Pugh went to be with God on Thanksgiving Day, November 22, 2018.  He is preceded in death by his grandparents, several and uncles and his cousin, Richie ...

Gwinnett

Mary Stancil Whidby, 81, Buford
  Mary Stancil Whidby, 81, of Buford passed away on Friday, November 23, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin Whidby; parents Arthur and Ruby Stancil; b ...

Habersham

Miles Victor Wilbanks, 70, Cornelia
Miles Victor Wilbanks, age 70 of Cornelia, passed away on Friday, November 23, 2018. Born on May 4, 1948, in Clarkesville, Georgia, he was a son of the late Jewell and Ruth Smit ...

Hall

Pamela Kay Angelbeck, 75, Gainesville
Ms. Pamela Kay Angelbeck age 75 of Gainesville passed away on Monday November 19, 2018 at her residence following a sudden illness. Memorial services are scheduled for Monday No ...
Mary Flora Loggins, 97, Gainesville
Mary Flara Loggins, 97, of New Holland passed away on Friday, November 23, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 25, 2018 in the Chapel of Memoria ...
Henry Rue, 49, Gainesville
Henry Rue of Gainesville, Ga. passed away on Friday November 23, 2018 at the N.E. Ga. Medical Center at the age of 49. Funeral services will be held at 2 pm Monday November 26 a ...
Clarence Ernest “Ernie” Smith, age 64 of Alto, passed away on Friday, November 23, 2018. Born on July 18, 1954, in Gainesville, he was a son of the late Clarence and ...

Stephens

Jack Porter Hansel, 85, Eastanollee
Mr. Jack Porter Hansel, age 85, residing on Singleton Road in Eastanollee, Ga. passed away Thursday, November 23, 2018 at Pruitt Health of Toccoa. A son of the late Jack Hansel, ...
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.