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Emmie Ruth Ledbetter, 82, Winder
Emmie Ruth Ledbetter, age 82, of Winder passed away Monday, March 5, 2018. Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Sunday, March 11, 2018 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. The fa ...

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Marvin Leroy Huth, 87, Cumming
Marvin Leroy Huth 87, of Cumming passed away on March 5, 2018. No services are scheduled at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. Arrangements by ...

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Jessica Kathryn Hill, 18, Gainesville
 Miss Jessica Kathryn Hill, age 18 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, March 5, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. The family will receive friends on Saturday, Ma ...
Vera Mae Johnson Cantrell, 89, Gainesville
Vera Mae Johnson Cantrell was born August 15, 1928 in Jefferson, Ga to the late Mr. Earlie Johnson and Virginia Holder Johnson. She entered in the gates of Heaven March 5, 2018. ...

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Myrtle L. Baker, 60, Jefferson
Myrtle L. Baker, age 60 of Jefferson, GA passed away Monday, March 5, 2018 at her residence.   Born on July 21, 1957 in Laurens Co., GA to the late Glenn and Renie F ...
Dustin Blake Martin, 33, Commerce
Mr. Dustin Blake Martin, age 33, of Commerce, GA died Monday, March 5, 2018.  Mr. Martin was born in Athens, GA to William Martin (Lori) of Maxeys and Donna Dills Webb (Vince) ...
Tommy Wayne Miller, 71, Commerce
  Mr. Tommy Wayne Miller, age 71, of Commerce, GA died Monday, March 5, 2018 at his residence.  Mr. Miller was born in Winnsboro, SC to the late Thomas Luther Carl and ...
James "Hoyt" Harris, 81, Jefferson
  Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. James “Hoyt” Harris, age 81, of Jefferson, who passed away on Monday, March 5, 2018. Mr. Harris was born in Jeff ...

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Leroy Barber, 77, Athens
  Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Leroy Barber, age 77, Athens, Georgia of the South Jackson Community, passed away on Monday, March 5, 2018. Mr. Barber was b ...

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James "Jim" William Crane, 79, Cleveland
James "Jim" William Crane, age 79 of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, March 5, 2018. Mr. Crane was born on August 3, 1938, in Cleveland, Georgia, to the late James La ...
Claudine Essie Nelms, 78, Cleveland
Claudine Essie Nelms, age 78 of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, March 5, 2018. Mrs. Nelms was born on August 20, 1939, in Clarkesville, Georgia, to the late Rev. Estes Littlet ...
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
Longtime Gainesville dentist, director of Good News Dental Clinic to be remembered at Wednesday service
Memorial services are set for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 for Dr. Edwin Riley "Ed" Burnette, a longtime Gainesville dentist who was the director of Good News Dental Clinic for a number of years.
Broadway legend Carol Channing has died at age 97
Actress Carol Channing, whose career spanned decades on Broadway and on television, has died at age 97. Publicist B. Harlan Boll says Channing died of natural causes.