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Local Obits for Wed. Feb 14th, 2018

Banks

Tonie Louise Ingram, 73, Maysville
 Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 pm Saturday February 17, 2018  at The Light House Congregational Holiness Church for Tonie Louise  Ingram, age 73, of Mays ...

Forsyth

Larry Wayne Forquer, 82, Cumming
Larry Wayne Forquer 82 of Cumming, Ga passed away on February 14, 2018. He is survived by his wife Mari, daughter; Tammy Beeman, and his brothers Gary and Gene. Visitation wi ...
Ralph Roper, 89, Cumming
Ralph Roper, age 89, and a lifelong resident of Cumming, passed away on Wednesday, February 14, 2018. Ralph spent 2 years in the United States Army. He retired from Georgia Tech af ...
Joan S. Kyle, age 85, was taken home by our lord February 14, 2018 after a short Illness.    She was born December 27, 1932 to Thomas & Mary Sullivan in Pittsbu ...

Gwinnett

Reva Faye Stiles West, 83, Dacula
  Reva Faye Stiles West, age 83, of Dacula, GA passed away on Wednesday, February 14, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-two years, Wayne C. West; son, ...
  Lisa Shianne Strickland 73, of Buford, Ga passed away on February 14, 2018. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdona ...

Hall

Cardoza Clark, 58, Gainesville
Cardoza Clark age 58 of Gainesville, Ga passed way February 8, 2018. Professional Services Entrusted to Wimberly & Jackson Funeral Home. 
Mary Jane Ghent, 78, Gainesville
Mary Jane Ghent, age 78 of Gainesville, Georgia passed away peacefully in her sleep on February 14, 2018. Mary Jane was diagnosed with Adrenal Cancer this past October. Mary Jan ...

Jackson

Mike Roy Lacey, 67, Commerce
Mr. Mike Roy Lacey, age 67, of Commerce, GA died Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at his residence.  Mr. Lacey was born in Commerce to the late Roy R. and Helen Tucker Lacey.  ...

Other

  Blonnie Jean Henderson, age 89, of Canton, passed away on Wednesday, February 14, 2018. She was a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church.  Blonnie was preceded in deat ...

Rabun

Lester William Speed, 86, Dillard
Lester William Speed, age 86 of Dillard, GA passed away on February 14 2018. The family will receive friends at the Head of Tennessee Baptist Church from 1 until 3 pm on Saturday F ...

White

William Frank Ligon, 90, Cleveland
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. William Frank Ligon Jr., age 90 of Cleveland. "Bill" as he was known, passed away Wednesday, February 14, 201 ...
'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died
Singer Aretha Franklin, the iconic "Queen of Soul" who voiced classics such as "Respect," "Think" and "Chain of Fools," has died at 76.
Funeral service set for Gainesville advocate for the disabled
A longtime advocate for the disabled, Justin Pressley of Gainesville, will be buried Monday.
Billy Starr Hardman, Gainesville's oldest physician, dies at age 98
Dr. Billy Starr Hardman, M.D., a well-known physician who was instrumental in building the medical community in Gainesville, has died at the age of 98.
Ex-WWE star Brian Christopher Lawler dead at age 46
Authorities say former World Wrestling Entertainment star Brian Christopher Lawler has died after attempting suicide in his jail cell
Nancy Sinatra Sr., first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Nancy Sinatra Sr., childhood sweetheart and first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Former Congressman from Georgia Pat Swindall has died
Former Georgia congressman Pat Swindall, a GOP trailblazer derailed by perjury, dies at 67
Actor Tab Hunter, star of 'Damn Yankees!' movie, dies age 86
Actor Tab Hunter, whose blond good looks made him the heartthrob of millions of teenagers in the 1950s with such films as "Battle Cry" and "Damn Yankees," has died at age 86
Update: Ray Burch: Local, state poultry leader dies
A memorial service will be held Tuesday. July 10th for Ray Burch, a Gainesville man well-known in local and state poultry circles.