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Local Obits for Tue. Apr 10th, 2018

Gwinnett

Melba Castleberry, 84, Alpharetta
Melba Castleberry, age 84 of Alpharetta, went home to Heaven on April 10, 2018.  Melba was born in Forsyth County, was a 1951 graduate of Cumming High School, member of Longst ...
Stephen Roberson, Sugar Hill
Stephen Roberson was a man of God who loved the Lord, who never wavered on his beliefs, and showed strength in everything he put his mind to accomplish. He was a faithful and devot ...

Hall

Anthony Kevin Butler, 44, Gainesville
  Anthony Kevin Butler age 44 of Gainesville, passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2018. Mr. Butler was born May 11, 1974 in Hall County to Dorothy Thomas Butler and the lat ...
Felipe Renteria Delgado, Sr., age 68, of Gainesville, GA passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2018. He worked over 20 years in Tyson foods and also at Walmart, and in the fields from ...
Alberto Roman-Lopez, 88, Gainesville
Alberto Roman-Lopez, 88, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, April 13, 2018 a ...
Pierce "Elvie" Dacus, 70, Flowery Branch
Mr. Pierce “Elvie” Dacus, age 70, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Tuesday, April 10, 2018. He was preceded in by his parents, James and Annie Dacus; granddaughter, ...
Vernon M. Emmett, 82, Gainesville
Vernon M. Emmett, 82, of Gainesville passed April 10, 2018. Ward's Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. 
Barbara Jean Jones, 73, Braselton
Barbara Jean Jones, 73, of Braselton, Georgia passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, Apr ...
Barbara Gunter Savage, age 82, of Lula passed away on April 10, 2018. Funeral services will be held on Friday, April 13, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at Strickland Funeral Home Chapel, Cler ...

Jackson

Raymond Collins, Commerce
Raymond Collins of Commerce, GA passed away on April 10, 2018.  Funeral Service will be held at Mt. Pleasant CME Church, Commerce, GA at 11:00 AM. Professional Services Entrus ...
Juan O. "Kinky" Millwood, 79, Pendergrass
  Juan O. “Kinky” Millwood, 79 of Pendergrass passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at his residence.  Mr. Millwood was born in Forsyth County to the lat ...
John Herman Reynolds, 87, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. John Herman Reynolds, age 87 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Tuesday, April 10, 2018.  Mr. Reynolds was born in Maysv ...

Lumpkin

Arvil Darin Case, 52, Dahlonega
Arvil Darin Case, 52, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2018. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Roa ...

Stephens

Pamela S. Sills, 49, Toccoa
Pamela S. Sills, age 49, of Toccoa, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 10, 2018. Ms. Sills was born on April 6, 1969, in Atlanta, Georgia. She was preceded in d ...
Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Crenshaw Smith, age 93, of Line Road in Toccoa passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at the Clary Center of Toccoa. A daughter of the late William and Sally T ...
'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.