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Local Obits for Sun. Dec 2nd, 2018

Banks

Myrtle Poole Lewallen, 91, Baldwin
Myrtle Poole Lewallen, age 91, of the Hollingsworth Community in Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on December 2, 2018. Mrs. Lewallen was born August 4, 1927 to the late Wilson ...

Barrow

Patricia Scarbrough, 72, Winder
Patricia Scarbrough, age 72, of Winder passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018.  Patricia loved meeting people.  Her hobbies were reading, traveling, arts and crafts.&n ...
Jorge Arango, 84, Winder
  Mr. Jorge Arango, 84 of Winder passed away December 2, 2018. A memorial service will be held by the family at a later date. Memorial Park Funeral Home Braselton Chapel, ...
Kolebi Dylan Baxter, 14, Winder
Kolebi Dylan Baxter, age 14, of Winder, GA, passed away on Sunday, December 2, 2018 at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Kolebi was born in Gainesville, GA, in 2004 to Devin ...

Forsyth

Fred Lee Stephenson, 87, Cumming
Fred Lee Stephenson, Jr., age 87, of Cumming, Georgia passed away, Sunday, December 2, 2018. Mr. Stephenson is preceded in death by his wife Laura Sheffield Stephenson. He is su ...
Betty Floyd Wheeler, 83, Cumming
  Betty Floyd Wheeler, age 83, of Cumming, GA, a Forsyth county native, passed away after an extended illness on Sunday, December 2, 2018. Betty was born in 1935, to ...

Gwinnett

Earl Lockhart, 85, Sugar Hill
Earl Lockhart, age 85, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018. He is survived by his wife of Fifty-seven years, Janice Lockhart, Sugar Hill, GA; Children, Jack ...

Habersham

Clifton Avery Stroud, 86, Baldwin
Clifton Avery Stroud, age 86, of Habersham County, GA, died Sunday, December 2, 2018 from complications of a stroke in October.  Avery was born on June 4, 1932 to the late ...
Helmut Paul Feller, 84, Alto
Helmut Paul Feller, age 84 of Alto, Georgia passed away on Sunday, December 2, 2018 following an extended illness. Born in Berlin, Germany on January 02, 1934, he was a son of t ...

Hall

John Richard Ingrisano, 68, Gainesville
Mr. John Richard Ingrisano, 68 of Gainesville passed away Sunday December 2, 2018 at his residence Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday December 8, 2018 at the ...
Margaret Frances Roberts, 82, Gainesville
Margaret Frances Roberts, 82, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018 at her residence following a period of declining health. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 ...
Remona Irene Tackett, 71, Gainesville
Mrs. Remona Irene Tackett, age 71, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018 at her residence, surrounded by her family. Memorial Services will be 1:00 p.m., ...
Linda Susan Arrington, 69, Gainesville
Linda Susan Arrington, 69, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018 following a sudden illness. A memorial service will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, December 7, 20 ...
Howard Lee Carnes, 83, Gainesville
  Howard Lee Carnes, age 83, of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018. Mr. Carnes was born in Forsyth County to the late Soloman Robert and Margaret Self Car ...

Lumpkin

Dorothy Gail Hall, 58, Dahlonega
Mrs. Dorothy Gail Hall, age 58, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018. Gail was born in Atlanta on October 21, 1960. She was preceded in death by her dad Robert Fiel ...

Other

Billy Hugh Sellers, 63, Danielsville
  Mr. Billy Hugh Sellers, age 63 of Danielsville died Sunday, December 2, 2018 at St. Mary’s Hospice House.  Mr. Sellers was born in Commerce to the late, Fletch ...
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.