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Local Obits for Sun. Nov 4th, 2018

Banks

Jimmy Brown, 79, Maysville
Mr. Jimmy Brown, age 79, of Maysville died Sunday, November 4, 2018 at his residence.  Mr. Brown was born in Commerce to the late, Mae Brown.  Mr. Brown was a member of R ...

Dawson

Myra T. Sorrow, 86, Big Canoe
Mrs. Myra T. Sorrow, 86, of Big Canoe, passed away Friday November 2, 2018.   Myra was born on March 11, 1932 in Jackson, GA., to the late Charlie and Opal Thompson. I ...

Forsyth

Elise Darracott Jones, 100, Cumming
Elise Darracott Jones, age 100, of Cumming, GA., passed away Sunday, November 4, 2018. Elise was a lifetime member and the oldest living member of Mayfield Baptist Church. She a ...

Gwinnett

Benjamin Gene “Ben” Boegh, age 78 of Buford, GA died Sunday, November 4, 2018 after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 5:3 ...
Toney Alexander Johnson, age 65, of Buford, GA passed away Sunday, November 4, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank Johnson and Bernice Penland Johnson; Brothers, F ...

Habersham

Cosby Lee Barron, 79, Clarkesville
  Funeral services for Cosby Lee Barron, age 79 of Clarkesville will be held at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville.  Rev. ...

Hall

Janet Samples, 88, Flowery Branch
Janet Samples, age 88, of Flowery Branch, GA, passed away on Sunday, November 04, 2018 following an extended illness. Janet Samples was born on May 29, 1930 to the late William ...
Sarah Williamson, 78, Gainesville
Mrs. Sarah Williamson, age 78, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at her residence following an extended illness. Mrs. Williamson was born on January 7 ...

Jackson

Joseph Charles Riehle, 68, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Joseph Charles Riehle, age 68 of Jefferson, Georgia who joined his mother, Josephine, and four brothers (Michael, Thomas, James, & ...
Michael "Mike" Scott Dorsey, age 51, of Jefferson passed away Sunday, November 4, 2018. He loved life, cooking, NASCAR, and the beach. Memorial services will be held 4:00 ...

Other

Mr. Robert Franklin Phillips, 80, of Royston, GA passed away on Sunday, November 4, 2018, at the St. Mary’s Hospice House in Watkinsville, GA. Mr. Phillips was born in R ...
Patricia Ann Murray, 87, Peachtree City
Ms. Patricia Ann Murray, age 87, of Peachtree City, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on October 14, 2018. Ms. Murray was born in Arlington, Mass., on Febr ...

White

Gail Anderson, 82, Cleveland
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Gail Anderson Longwell, age 82, of Cleveland.  Mrs. Longwell passed away Sunday, November 4, 2018. Arrangement ...
Gail Longwell, 82, Cleveland
  Missy Gail Longwell, age 82 of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday, November 4, 2018. Mrs. Longwell spent 35 years associated with SunTrust Bank, as a manager in the chec ...
Grace Scates, 79, Cleveland
Ms. Grace Scates age 79 of Cleveland passed away on Sunday November 04, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Memorial services are scheduled f ...
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.