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Local Obits for Wed. Apr 25th, 2018

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James P. Akers, 80, Auburn
James P. Akers, age 80, of Auburn passed away Wednesday, April 25, 2018. Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA 30548, http://www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-6 ...

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Matthew Dean Brewer, 35, Cumming
Matthew Dean Brewer, 35, of Cumming passed away on April 25, 2018. He is survived by his parents Rickey and Judy Brewer of Cumming, GA. Other relatives also survive. Visitati ...

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D. Harris Hughes, 83, Biloxi, Mississippi, formerly of Clarkesville
D. Harris Hughes, Sr, age 83, of Biloxi, Mississippi, formerly of Clarkesville, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, following an extended illness. Mr ...

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Millard Dean Millwood, 83, Gainesville
Millard Dean Millwood, 83, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 28, 2018 in the Chapel of Me ...
Susan Renee Roebuck, 50, Murrayville
Susan Renee Roebuck, age 50 of Murrayville, passed away on Wednesday, April 25, 2018. Mrs. Roebuck was born on July 2, 1967, in Buford, Georgia, to Boyce and Barbara Puckett Roe ...
Sidney Lanier 'Pop' Truelove, 84, Gainesville
Sidney Lanier "Pop" Truelove, 84 of Gainesville passed away Wednesday April 25, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Dawson County, Mr. Truelove had l ...

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Linda Dianne Tompkins, 72, Commerce
Linda Dianne Tompkins, age 72 of Commerce, GA passed away Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at her residence.   Born on September 18, 1945 in Athens, GA, she was the daughter of ...

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Betty Jean Faine Kellam, 88, Dahlonega
Mrs. Betty Jean Faine Kellam, age 88, of Dahlonega, formerly Toccoa, passed away on Saturday, April 21, 2018. Betty Jean was born in Buncombe County, NC on May 31, 1929. She is ...

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Florence Teriaco, 89, Cleveland
Florence Teriaco, age 89, formerly of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, April 25, 2018. Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced later by Barrett Funera ...
Stormie Rayne Trammell passed away on April 23, 2018. Stormie was born on April 15, 2018, in Habersham County, to Skyler Vandiver and Timothy Trammell.  She was preceded in ...
'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.