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Local Obits for Fri. Mar 30th, 2018

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  Dr. Bobbie Gene Lanier, MD, 79 of Cumming, GA passed away on Friday March 30, 2018. Arrangements are pending at this time.  A memorial service will be scheduled f ...
Billy Jack Shelton, 77, Cumming
Billy Jack Shelton, 77, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Friday, March 30, 2018. He was born in Scottsboro, AL on August 3, 1940 the son of Rufus Clay and Lula Mae Johnston Shelto ...
Edward K. Wooke, 84, Cumming
Edward K. Wooke, age 84, of Cumming, passed away Friday, March 30, 2018. He was a United States Airforce Pilot and was a Commercial Pilot with Eastern Airlines and a retired Flight ...

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Tony Wade, 76, Alto
Tony Wade, age 76, of Alto, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Friday, March 30, 2018, following an extended illness. Mr. Wade was born on July 2, 1941, in Baldwin, Georgia, t ...

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Rebecca Marie Chapman, 39, Gainesville
Rebecca Marie Chapman, 39, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away March 30, 2018. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 5, 2018 at Memor ...
Jerry Elizabeth House, 77, Gainesville
Jerry Elizabeth House, 77, of Gainesville, passed away Friday March 30, 2018. Mrs. House was born August 7, 1940 in Clarkesville, GA to the late Claud D. and Dorothy Hughes.  ...
Mildred Arlene Shepp, 83, Gainesville
Mildred Arlene Shepp, age 83 of Gainesville, passed away peacefully on March 30, 2018. She was born June 21, 1934 in Vincennes, Indiana to the late Herbert and Ernestine Snyder. In ...
Dorothy “Dot” Teale, 96, Gainesville
Dorothy “Dot” Teale, 96, passed away in her WillowBrooke Court residence at Lanier Village Estates, Gainesville, GA on Saturday, March 17, 2018. She is predeceased by h ...

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Judy Faye Roberts, 57, Commerce
Judy Faye Roberts, age 57 of Commerce, GA passed away Friday, March 30, 2018.   Born on June 19, 1960 in Commerce, GA, she was the daughter of the late Gene and Jeanette ...

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Roger E. Bray, Sr.,, 63, Colbert
Roger E. Bray, Sr., age 63 of Colbert, GA passed away Tuesday, March 27, 2018.   Born on Oct. 2, 1954 in Royston, GA, he was the son of the late Arthur E. and Irene Bell ...

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B. Forrest Clayton, 88, Cleveland
B. Forrest Clayton, 88, passed away December 17, 2017, after several months of hospitalization. Forrest will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 34 years, Sandra, and his childre ...
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