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Local Obits for Wed. Feb 21st, 2018

Banks

Henry Franklin O’Kelley, 81, Maysville
Mr. Henry Franklin O’Kelley, age 81, of Maysville, GA, passed away Wednesday, February 21st, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.    Mr. O’Kelley w ...

Forsyth

William Daniel "Bill" Foltz went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, Wednesday, February 21, 2018. At half past seven in the evening, while surrounded by h ...

Gwinnett

Kerrey Michelle Elkins, age 46, of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, February 21, 2018. She is survived by her husband of thirteen years, Terry Lee Elkins, Buford, GA; children, ...

Hall

Tranis Gene Bryson, 59, Clermont
Tranis Gene Bryson, age 59 of Clermont, passed away on Wednesday, February 21, 2018. Mr. Bryson was born on February 17, 1959, in Towns County, to Elizabeth Dyer Bryson and the ...
Francis Tatum Park, 94, Gainesville
Francis Tatum Park passed away peacefully on February 21, 2018. She was born April 4, 1923 to the late Frank, Sr. and Laura Greenway Tatum, in Banks County. She was raised in Ba ...
Christie J. Smith, Gainesville
Mrs. Christie J. Smith of Gainesville passed away on February 21, 2018 at her residence with her family and friends at her bedside following an extended illness. Funeral service ...
Betty Waters Wofford, 87, Gainesville
Funeral services are scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Monday February 26, 2018 at Ward’s Funeral Home for Betty Waters Wofford age 87 of Gainesville. The Rev. Richard Long will offici ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Helen Copeland Whatley Mulkey, age 95, of Jefferson, Georgia who passed away on Tuesday, February 20, 2018. Mrs. Mulkey was born in T ...
Lonnie Thomas Patton, 62, Pendergrass
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Lonnie Thomas Patton, age 62, of Pendergrass, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, February 21, 2018. Mr. Patton was born in Atlanta, Geo ...
James Lee Thomas, 68, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. James Lee Thomas, age 68, of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, February 21, 2018.  Mr. Thomas ...

Other

Wanda Lee Gaylor, 82, Jasper formerly of Cumming
Wanda Lee Gaylor, age 82, of Jasper, formerly of Cumming, passed away on Wednesday, February 21, 2018. No services are scheduled at this time. Ingram Funeral Home & Crema ...
Richard “Dick” Thurmond McDaniel, age 90, of Atlanta, GA, died Wednesday, February 21, 2018 after an extended illness. A funeral service will be held Saturday, February ...
Margaret Brown Morgan, 91, Plant City, FL
Margaret Brown Morgan, age 91, of Plant City, FL, formerly of Cumming, GA, passed away on Wednesday, February 21, 2018. She was a member of North Dunedin Baptist Church in Duned ...

Stephens

Mr. William Jackson Miller, age 73 of Buena Vista Drive, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at the home of his daughter in Winder, Georgia. A son of the late James ...
Ronnie Earl Smith, 67, Toccoa formerly of Mocksville, NC
Mr. Ronnie Earl Smith, 67, formerly of Mocksville, NC, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, February 21, 2018, at his home. He was born September 18, 1950, in Salisbury, NC, to t ...
Mrs. Joyce Dean Helms Scruggs, age 72, of Sherwood Circle, Toccoa, passed away Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at Greenville Memorial Hospital, Greenville, South Carolina. The dau ...
Mrs. Bonnie Smith Youngblood, age 91 of Hilltop Way, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at the home of her daughter. A daughter of the late Riley David Smith, Sr. a ...
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