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Local Obits for Fri. Mar 2nd, 2018

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Johnny "Keith" Hammond, 56, Bethlehem
Johnny "Keith" Hammond, age 56, of Bethlehem passed away Friday, March 2, 2018. He loved to hunt and fish. He enjoyed watching Nascar and sports. Johnny loved life, ...

Dawson

Mary Catherine Turner, 72, Dawsonville
Mary Catherine Turner, 72, of Dawsonville, GA passed away at Northside Hospital Forsyth after a period of declining health.  She was born to the late Raymond and Mae Davis.&nb ...

Forsyth

James Comer Hall, 78, Cumming
James Comer Hall, 78, of Cumming passed away Friday March 2, 2018 at his residence following an extended illness. Born Dec. 17, 1939 to the late William and Mary Hall he had bee ...

Gwinnett

Jong Sook Kim, 77, Lawrenceville
Jong Sook Kim, age 77, of Lawrenceville, GA, died Thursday, March 1, 2018 after an extended illness. An Evening Service will be held Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 6:00 PM at Hamilton ...

Habersham

Mary Elizabeth Stephens Strickland, age 75 of Alto, passed away Friday, March 2, 2018. Born in Mecklinburg County, North Carolina on December 27, 1942, she was a daughter of the l ...

Hall

Irene Loza Tavira, 80, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Irene Loza Tavira age 80 of Flowery Branch passed away on Friday March 02, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services are sch ...

Jackson

Connie Wilson, 92, Commerce
    Mrs. Connie Wilson, age 92, of Commerce died Friday March 2, 2018 at Northridge Health and Rehab Center.  Mrs. Wilson was born in Maysville to the late, Wi ...
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