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Local Obits for Fri. Mar 23rd, 2018

Forsyth

Mary Nance, 71, Cumming
On Wednesday, March 21, 2018 Mary Nance, of Cumming, Georgia   passed away at the age of 71.  She is survived by her loving husband & best friend of 52 years, Mi ...
Carol Nelson, 77, Cumming
Carol Nelson, age 77 of Cumming, Georgia, passed away Friday, March 23, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jan Alan Nelson; parents, Lawrence Thomas and Yolanda Pinney ...

Gwinnett

Ronald Lamon Carson, Sr., age 51, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, March 23, 2018. He was preceded in death by his father, Wylie Carson; grandmother, Ruth Hardy; sister, Lisa C ...
Myrtis Jean Webb Christian, 71, Lawrenceville
Myrtis Jean Webb Christian, age 71, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Friday, March 23, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of twenty-four years, Nathan Christian, ...
Ronald Lamon Carson, Sr., age 51, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, March 23, 2018. He was preceded in death by his father, Wylie Carson; grandmother, Ruth Hardy; sister, Lisa C ...
Ronald W. Miller, 72, Buford
Rev. Ronald W. Miller, age 72, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, March 23, 2018. He is survived by his wife of forty-eight years, Rita Atkins Miller, Buford, GA; daughter, Keren ...

Habersham

  Funeral services for Sandra Jean Miller Asherbranner, age 61 of Demorest, will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, March 26, 2018 at Hillside Memorial Chapel.  Rev. Jeremy Ga ...

Hall

Otis Fletcher, 79, Gainesville
Otis Fletcher age 79 of Gainesville, GA passed away on Tuesday, March 13,2018. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at the Historical St. John Baptist Church at ...

Jackson

Bessie Ruth Rider Sullens, 88, Pendergrass
                Bessie Ruth Rider Sullens, age 88 of Pendergrass, passed away on Friday, March 23, 201 ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Joel Steven “Steve” Barden, age 67, of Hoschton, passed away on Friday, March 23, 2018. Mr. Barden was born in Atlanta, Ge ...
Deborah Broer, 51, Talmo
Deborah Broer age 51 of Talmo, Ga passed away on March 23, 2018 follow an extended illness.  Mrs. Broer was born and raised in Florida, later moving to Georgia.  She love ...
Jack Touchton, 73, Hoschton
Jack Touchton, age 73, of Hoschton passed away Friday, March 23, 2018.  Mr. Touchton was a United States Army veteran. He was a member of Chulafinnee Baptist Church.  &nb ...
Gary I. Verhulst, 70, Maysville
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Gary I. Verhulst, age 70, of Maysville, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, March 21, 2018.   Mr. Verhulst was born in Det ...

Other

Sharlyn Marie Rowland, age 65 of Hull, GA passed away Friday, March 23, 2018 at her residence.    Born on July 29, 1952 in Savannah, GA to the late Gaston and Myrte ...

Towns

Zell Bryan Miller, 86, Young Harris
Zell Bryan Miller passed away peacefully on March 23, 2018 at the age of 86. Zell Miller was born on February 24, 1932 in Young Harris, Georgia to Stephen Grady Miller and Birdi ...
'Night Court' star Harry Anderson found dead in home
Anderson was 65.
Nevada sheriff: Radio show host Art Bell dead at 72
Art Bell, a radio host best known for a paranormal-themed nightly show syndicated on hundreds of stations in the 1990s, including WDUN, has died at his home in southern Nevada, authorities said Saturday.
Milos Forman, Oscar-winning director, dies at 86
Milos Forman, a refuge from Czechoslovakia whose American movies "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" and "Amadeus" won a deluge of Academy Awards, including best director Oscars, has died.
Jackson County Chief Magistrate Judge dies after battle with cancer
The Chief Magistrate Judge of Jackson County has died following a battle with cancer.
Anti-apartheid activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela dies
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, prominent anti-apartheid activist and the ex-wife of Nelson Mandela, has died
Jim Lancaster, former Hall County Fire Battalion Chief, dies at age 70
Jim Lancaster, a former Battalion Chief for Hall County Fire Services, died Thursday.
VIDEO: Legendary voice of Red Elephants, Gainesville icon Walt Snelling left us with incredible memories
Walt Snelling was woven into the very fabric of Gainesville High athletics, as much a part of Big Red as The Rock, City Park or any number of the illustrious athletes and committed coaches to have graced the playing field.
Linda Brown, central figure in school segregation case, dies
As a girl in Kansas, Linda Brown's father tried to enroll her in an all-white school in Topeka. A 1954 decision by the US Supreme Court followed, striking down racial segregation in schools and cementing Linda Brown's place in history. She died Sunday.