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Local Obits for Wed. Apr 11th, 2018

Forsyth

Melinda Jenkins- Enriquez, age 60, of Cumming, GA, passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2018. Melinda attended St. Brendan’s Catholic Church in Cumming. She was a member of a priva ...
Stephen Allen Deal, 62, Cumming
Stephen Allen Deal 62, of Cumming, Ga passed away on April 11, 2017. Stephen is predeceased in death by his parents Mr. and Mrs. Emmett Deal and his brother Mark Deal. Stephen l ...
Leonard “L.A.” Smith, age 80, of Cumming, GA, passed away Wednesday, April 11, 2018. He was a veteran of the Army Reserves. L.A. loved everyone and everyone loved him. ...

Habersham

Stanley Lanier Morgan, 75, Cornelia
Stanley Lanier Morgan, age 75 of Cornelia, passed away on Wednesday, April 11, 2018. Born in Atlanta, Georgia on September 21, 1942, he was a son of the l ...
Dennis White, 62, Alto
  Dennis White, age 62, of Alto, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, February 11, 2018, following an extended illness. Mr. White was born on August 16, 1955, in ...

Hall

John Mansfield Haff, 65, Gainesville
  John Mansfield Haff, 65 of Gainesville passed away Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville following a brief illness.  Born in M ...
Ronald Bennett Welborn, Sr, 86, Gainesville
Mr. Ronald Bennett Welborn, Sr., age 86 of Gainesville, passed away on April 11, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 3:00pm on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Memorial Park North ...
Demer Louise Clark, 88, Gainesville
Demer Louise Clark, age 88 of Gainesville, passed away on April 11, 2018. Funeral services will be held on Friday, April 13, 2018 at 3:00pm at Memorial Park North Riverside Chap ...
Ethelene Wehunt Robinson, 86, Gainesville
  Ethelene Wehunt Robinson, 86, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 11, 2018.  A gathering to commemorate Mrs. Robinson lif ...

Lumpkin

Tommy Jay Carney, 82, Dahlonega
Mr. Tommy Jay Carney, age 82, of Dahlonega passed away Wednesday, April 11, 2018. Mr. Carney was born in Blairsville, GA on March 18, 1936. He is preceded in death by his parent ...

Other

  Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Chief Magistrate Judge Sherri Thurmond Smith, age 50 of Bogart, Georgia (South Jackson Community) who entered into rest Wednesda ...
'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.