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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 ...
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