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Local Obits for Sun. Apr 15th, 2018

Banks

Jackie Ann Hudson, 61, Commerce
  Ms. Jackie Ann Hudson, age 61, of Commerce died Sunday, April 15, 2018 at Northridge Health and Rehab Center.  Ms. Hudson was born in Commerce to Annie Ruth Stockton ...
Nolan E. Ragsdale, 96, Homer
Nolan E. Ragsdale, age 96, of Homer, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, April 15, 2018. Mr. Ragsdale was born on October 21, 1921, in Banks County, Georgia; a son of the late Thoma ...

Gwinnett

Felix H Hayes, 74, Lawrenceville
Mr. Felix H Hayes (Phil) age 74, of Lawrenceville passed away on Sunday, April 15th. Phil is survived by Mable L. Hayes his wife of 53 years; daughter, Tammy Hayes; grandchildre ...
Alex Gabriel Quinonez-Giron, 39, Lawrenceville
Alex Gabriel Quinonez-Giron, age 39, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Sunday, April 15, 2018. He was preceded in death by his father, Ismael Quinonez. He is survived by his moth ...
Stacey Tonette Tibbitts, 41, Marble Hill
Stacey Tonette Tibbitts, age 41, of Marble Hill, GA passed away on Sunday, April 15, 2018. She is survived by her husband, Lewis Edward “George” Tibbitts, Marble Hil ...

Habersham

Robert Woodrow “Bob” Stephenson, age 101, of Clarkesville, Georgia, went to his Heavenly Home on Sunday, April 15, 2018. Mr. Stephenson was born on March 5, 1917, in ...
David William Armour went to his Heavenly Home on April 15, 2018.  David was born in Hall County on May 8, 1937. He was a son of the late Taft and Leler Bell Armour. He was ...

Hall

Joanne Frierson, 87, Gainesville
Joanne Frierson, 87, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, April 15, 2018. As a native Gainesvillian, Joanne attended Candler Street School, Gainesville High School, a ...

Jackson

Pamela E. Siragusa, 66, Commerce
Mrs. Pamela E. Siragusa, age 66, of Commerce, GA died Sunday, April 15, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  Mrs. Siragusa was born in Buffalo, NY to the late Howard and ...

Lumpkin

Violet Flora Barrett, 90, Dahlonega
Mrs. Violet Flora Barrett, age 90, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, April 15, 2018. She has now gone home with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Violet was born in Cartersvil ...

Other

Mary Elizabeth “Liz” Martin, 76, of Douglasville passed away Sunday April 15, 2018. Born October 17, 1941 in Dawson County to the late Frank and Mary Bruce, she had ...
'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.