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Local Obits for Thu. Apr 5th, 2018

Forsyth

Joel Evan Edwards, 49, Canton
  Joel Evan Edwards 49, of Canton, Ga passed away on April 2, 2018. He is survived by his wife Susanne Edwards. Parents Donald and Judith Edwards. Chidren Brian Ed ...

Gwinnett

Joyce Dooly Figueroa, 61, Buford
Joyce Dooly Figueroa, age 61, of Buford, GA, died Thursday, April 5, 2018 after an extended illness. A funeral service will be held Friday, April 6, 2018 at 12:00 PM at Hamilton Mi ...

Habersham

Mary Patricia Sumner, 85, Clarkesville
Mrs. Mary Patricia Sumner, age 85 of Clarkesville, passed away Thursday, April 5, 2018 with her loving daughters, Lynne and Maryette, by her side, aided by the Northeast Georgia ...

Hall

Tony Louis Burchardt, 52, Gainesville
  Tony Louis Burchardt, 52, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Thursday, April 5, 2018. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 14th, 2018 at ...
William Yates Irvin, 95, Gainesville
LCDR, William Yates Irwin, age 95 of Gainesville passed away on Thursday April 05, 2018 at his residence of 32 years following an extended illness. Funeral services are schedul ...

Jackson

Mrs. Glenda Estelle Logan Bennett, age 75 of Commerce died Thursday, April 5, 2018 at her residence.  Mrs. Bennett was born in Homer to the late, Gordon (Buck) and Mary Edith ...
Former Dodgers great Don Newcombe dies at 92
Don Newcombe, the hard-throwing Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who was one of the first black players in the major leagues and who went on to win the Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player and Cy Young awards, has died
Chanel: Iconic couturier Karl Lagerfeld has died
Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashion for the last 50 years, has died
From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82
British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."
John Dingell, longest serving member of Congress, dies at 92
Former Rep. John Dingell, who served nearly six decades in the U.S. House, was hard to typecast
Gainesville realtor, philanthropist Don Carter dies at 86
Don Carter, the founder of Don Carter Realty in Gainesville, died at his home on Thursday, Feb. 7.
Frank Robinson, baseball's fearsome trailblazer, dies at 83
Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the 1st black manager in Major League Baseball and the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues, dies at 83
Special Master in Georgia-Florida water wars case dies at 88
The man who served for nearly four years as the Special Master overseeing the Georgia-Florida water wars lawsuit has died.
Glen Wood, auto racing pioneer and patriarch, dies at 93
Glen Wood, racing patriarch who had been NASCAR Hall of Fame's oldest living member, dies at 93