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Local Obits for Sat. Mar 3rd, 2018

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William Bennett Good, 64, Winder
William Bennett Good, age 64, of Winder passed away Saturday, March 3, 2018. He enjoyed all kinds of sports especially football and baseball. William loved his family and work ...

Gwinnett

Ruth Lynn Hallford Banks, 82, Sugar Hill
Ruth Lynn Hallford Banks, age 82, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Saturday, March 3, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of twenty-nine years, Dallas Clifton Banks, Jr. ...
Edwin K. Jones, 82, Buford
Edwin K. Jones, age 82, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, March 3, 2018. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Tammy Jones; parents, H. Clinton and Ara Higgins Jones; s ...

Habersham

Betty Sisk, Demorest
  Betty Sisk of Mt. Airy was given a grand entrance into the eternal Kingdom of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, March 3, 2018. Mrs. Sisk was a daughter of the late Lar ...

Hall

Marilyn Bennett, 80, Gainesville
Marilyn Bennett, 80, passed away Saturday, March 3, 2018 surrounded by her family at Hospice Legacy House in Ocala, FL.  They resided in Ocala for several years after retireme ...
Freddie Hershel Williams, 59, Gainesville
Freddie Hershel Williams, Jr., 59, of Gainesville, GA., passed away Saturday, March 3, 2018 following an extended illness. A memorial service will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesda ...

Jackson

James Walter Eubanks, Sr. age 82 of Commerce passed away Saturday March 3, 2018 at Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital. Mr. Eubanks was born October 21, 1935 in Homer to the late ...
Lorine Bond McConnell, 82, Maysville
Mrs. Lorine Bond McConnell, age 82, of Maysville died Saturday, March 3, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton.  Mrs. McConnell was born in Danielsville to the la ...

Lumpkin

Donald Martin DeHart, 76, Dahlonega
Donald Martin DeHart, age 76 of Dahlonega passed away Saturday, March 3, 2018. Mr. DeHart was born May 20, 1941 in Robbinsville, NC to the late Fred James DeHart and Rosie L. Pr ...

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Thomas "Sam" Chandler Pittman "The Mule Man", age 62, of Royston passed away Saturday, March 3, 2018. The family will receive friends 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Sun ...

Stephens

Mrs. Doris Fennell Flanagan Rumsey, age 89. Of West Currahee Street in Toccoa went to be with The Lord on Saturday, March 3, 2018. She passed away at Stephens County Hospital in To ...

White

Joseph (Joe) Phillip Boyd, Sr., age 99, of Cleveland passed away Saturday March 3, 2018. Mr. Boyd was born in Henry County Georgia the son of the late William Green and Sally Hu ...
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