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Local Obits for Wed. Nov 7th, 2018

Forsyth

David Malcolm Jackson, 74, Cumming
David Malcolm Jackson, 74, of Cumming passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018.  A retired educator, he was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather and brother. Survivors i ...

Gwinnett

Elizabeth Brooks Langston, age 80, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018.  Her husband of 61 years passed away just 10 days later.  Frank Thomas Langston, ...

Habersham

Thomas Reams Johnson, 82, Cornelia
Thomas Reams Johnson, age 82, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, November 7, 2018. Mr. Johnson was born on December 17, 1935 in Warrenton, Georgia to the late ...
Jimmy Reynolds, 80, Cornelia
Jimmy Reynolds, age 80, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, November 7, 2018. Mr. Reynolds was born on May 7, 1938, in Gainesville, Georgia. He was a retired carpent ...

Hall

Dawn “Dawny” Caroline Neff, 49, Flowery Branch
Funeral services will be held Wednesday November 14, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at Ward’s Funeral Home for Dawn “Dawny” Caroline Neff, 49, of Flowery Branch.  Th ...
JoAnn McNeil Dyer, 87, Gainesville
JoAnn McNeil Dyer, 87, died Wednesday, November 7, 2018 in Gainesville.  Born September 4, 1931 in Benton Arkansas, she was the daughter of the late Lee Romine and Lois Antoni ...
Chris Mangum, 53, Lula
Chris Mangum, age 53, of Lula, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, November 7, 2018. Mr. Mangum was born on September 30, 1965, in Anderson, South Carolina; a son of the late Jam ...
Lt. Col. Richard D. Snyder, 93, Gainesville
Lt. Col. Richard D. Snyder (USAR Retired), 93, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, November 4, 2018 following an extended illness. Born in Bedford, Iowa and reared in the small t ...
Mary Frederick Whitehead, 85, Gainesville
Mr. Francis Fredrick Whitehead 85, of Gainesville, Ga passes away on November 7, 2018. He is survived by his wife Joan Whitehead. Children; Sharon Dennis (William), Glenn Whi ...
F. Robert "Bob" Zimmer, Jr., 69, Flowery Branch
Mr. F. Robert “Bob” Zimmer, Jr., age 69, of Flowery Branch passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Monday, November 12, 2018 in ...

Jackson

Virginia Nelson Anding (“Gini”) La Charité, formerly of Lexington/Nicholasville, KY, Middleton, WI, and Saint Augustine, FL, died November, 7, 2018 at age 81 at ...
Carolyn S. Stacy, 76, Hoschton
Mrs. Carolyn S. Stacy, age 76, of Hoschton passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at her residence, surrounded by her family. A Celebration of Life will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, ...

Lumpkin

Mildred Elizabeth Grizzle, 83, Dahlonega
Mrs. Mildred Elizabeth Grizzle, age 83, passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018.  Mildred was born October 23, 1935 to the late Edgar Clinton and Etta Lee Young Mitchell. ...

Stephens

Ruby Clark Franklin, 87, Toccoa
Mrs. Ruby Clark Franklin, age 87 of Rosedale Street, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at her residence. A daughter of the late Earl and Pauline Bobo Clark, she was ...
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.