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Local Obits for Sun. Apr 22nd, 2018

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Curtis Robert Peace, 91, Bethlehem
Curtis Robert Peace, 91, of Bethlehem passed away Sunday, April 22, 2018 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, Ap ...

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Milva Claudine Williamson, age 76, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, April 22, 2018. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Gailyne Chambers; son, Billy Williamson, Jr.; and ...
Larry Edwin Johnson, 71, Dacula
Larry Edwin Johnson, age 71, of Dacula, GA passed away on Sunday, April 22, 2018. He is survived by his wife of fifty-two years, Betty Ewing Johnson, Dacula, GA; daughter, Laura ...

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Grady Lee Chitwood, 87, Mt. Airy
Grady Lee Chitwood, age 87, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, April 22, 2018, following an extended illness. Mr. Chitwood was born on March 23, 1931, in ...

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Mr. Ronald Douglas Blackwell passed away April 22, 2018 at his residence following a brief illness. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 in the ...
Manuel Oblea-Suarez, 59, Gainesville
Mr. Manuel Oblea-Suarez, age 59 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, April 22, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following injuries sustained in an automobile accident. ...
Jimmy Lee Smith, 64, Clermont
Jimmy Lee Smith, 64, of Clermont, passed away on Sunday, April 22, 2018 at Northside Hospital in Atlanta following a year-long battle with AML leukemia. Born in Gainesville, Jim ...

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Jason Monroe Caldwell, 40, Dahlonega
Jason Monroe Caldwell, age 40 of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, April 22, 2018. Jason was born in Hall County on October 17, 1977. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandf ...
Douglas Wayne Loggins, 67, Dahlonega
Mr. Douglas Wayne Loggins, age 67 of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, April 22, 2018. Doug was born in Hall County on December 2, 1950 to the late Henry Kelsey and Nellie Mae Marti ...

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Henry Edwin Reed, 89, Cleveland
Henry Edwin Reed, 89 of Cleveland passed away on Sunday, April 22, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, April 27, 201 ...
'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died
Singer Aretha Franklin, the iconic "Queen of Soul" who voiced classics such as "Respect," "Think" and "Chain of Fools," has died at 76.
Funeral service set for Gainesville advocate for the disabled
A longtime advocate for the disabled, Justin Pressley of Gainesville, will be buried Monday.
Billy Starr Hardman, Gainesville's oldest physician, dies at age 98
Dr. Billy Starr Hardman, M.D., a well-known physician who was instrumental in building the medical community in Gainesville, has died at the age of 98.
Ex-WWE star Brian Christopher Lawler dead at age 46
Authorities say former World Wrestling Entertainment star Brian Christopher Lawler has died after attempting suicide in his jail cell
Nancy Sinatra Sr., first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Nancy Sinatra Sr., childhood sweetheart and first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Former Congressman from Georgia Pat Swindall has died
Former Georgia congressman Pat Swindall, a GOP trailblazer derailed by perjury, dies at 67
Actor Tab Hunter, star of 'Damn Yankees!' movie, dies age 86
Actor Tab Hunter, whose blond good looks made him the heartthrob of millions of teenagers in the 1950s with such films as "Battle Cry" and "Damn Yankees," has died at age 86
Update: Ray Burch: Local, state poultry leader dies
A memorial service will be held Tuesday. July 10th for Ray Burch, a Gainesville man well-known in local and state poultry circles.