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Local Obits for Sat. Nov 24th, 2018


Richard Kevin Blair, 66, Auburn
Richard Kevin Blair, age 66, of Auburn, GA passed away Saturday, November 24, 2018. He was preceded by his parents,  Samuel and Oma Counts Blair. He is survived by his daughte ...
Mitchell Morton, 55, Statham
Mitchell Morton, age 55 of Statham, GA and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, November 24, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Bertie J. Morton. He ...


Donald Charles Heber, 83, Cumming
Mr. Donald Charles Heber 83, of Cumming, Ga passed away on November 24, 2018. Mr. Heber was a proud member of the United States Navy. He is survived by his loving wife Darlen ...
Mary Kathryn “Mama Better” Ledbetter, age 99, of Cumming, passed away Saturday, November 24, 2018. Mama Better was the oldest member of New Harmony Baptist Church. She ...
Tommy Lynn Smith, 59, Cumming
Tommy Lynn (5 Toe’s) Smith, age 59, of Cumming, passed away Saturday, November 24, 2018. 5 Toe’s enjoyed life to the fullest and a very caring and giving person. He was ...


Ricky Keith Jenkins, 66, Clarkesville
Ricky Keith Jenkins, age 66 of Clarkesville, passed away on Saturday, November 24, 2018. Born on September 4, 1952, he was a son of the late Rupert and Lucy Nicholson Jenkins.&n ...


Geraldine L. Braswell, 94, Gainesville
Mrs. Geraldine "Geri" L. Braswell, 94 of Gainesville passed away Saturday November 24, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A native of Metter, Ga., Mrs. Br ...
Charles Thomas Dennard, Sr., 78, Gainesville
Mr. Charles Thomas Dennard, Sr., age 78 of Gainesville, passed away on November 24, 2018. A Celebration of Life service will be held at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at t ...
Irma Ramirez Hernandez, 56, Oakwood
Irma Ramirez Hernandez age 56 of Oakwood, Ga. died Saturday November 24, 2018 at the N.E. Ga. Medical Center.   Irma was born in Durango, Mexico, she was a homemaker and ...
Mirna Magdalena Palacios-Garcia, 44, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, November 24, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A Funeral service will be held on Monday, Novemb ...


Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Shirley Fay Wood Satterfield, age 82 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, November 24, 2018.  Mrs. Satterfield ...
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