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Local Obits for Sun. May 27th, 2018

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Lura E. Campbell, 98, Cumming
Lura E. Campbell, 98, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Saturday, May 26, 2018. She was born on July 5, 1919 in Cutler, OH, a daughter of Ray and Inez Goddard who have both prede ...
Martin Patrick O'Grady, 87, Suwanee
Martin Patrick O’Grady, 87, of Suwanee, GA, passed away on Sunday, May 27, 2018. Interment will be at Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell, FL at a later date. Condole ...
Patty Spring, 87, Cumming
Patty Spring 87, of Cumming passed away on May 27, 2018. She is survived by her husband Donald. She is predeceased in death by her Cherilynn Spring. Ms. Spring also leaves be ...
Barbara Ann Stachler, 77, Cumming
Barbara Ann Stachler, 77, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Saturday, May 27, 2018. She was born on February 20, 1941 in Dayton, OH, a daughter of George A. and Louise Wentz Taylor ...

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Lori Ann Fortenberry, age 52, of Alto, Georgia passed away on Sunday, May 27, 2018. Ms. Fortenberry was born on December 7, 1965 in Demorest, Georgia. She was preceded in d ...
Frances Jane Goss Free, 71, Cornelia
Frances Jane Goss Free, age 71 of Cornelia, passed away Sunday, May 27, 2018, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Habersham County on June 23, 1946, she was a daughter ...
Jack F. Scott, 79, Cornelia
Jack F. Scott, age 79, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, May 27, 2018. Mr. Scott was born on July 12, 1938, in Oglethorpe County, Georgia, to the late Jack S. and Ros ...

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  Mr. Charles Randall “Junior” Lee, age 59 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, May 27, 2018 at his residence following a brief illness. Funeral services a ...
David Wesley Roland, 79, Gainesville
David Wesley Roland, 79, of Gainesville, GA, passed away on Friday, May 25, 2018. He was born on March 15, 1939 in Buffalo, NY, a son of Wesley and Irene Roland who have both pr ...

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Mrs. Judy Rosetta Ivester Finley, age 74 of 3482 Gumlog Road, Martin passed away Sunday, May 27, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A daughter of the late Otha C.A. I ...

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John Wiley "J.W." Davis, 90, Cleveland
John Wiley Davis Sr., age 90, passed away peacefully at his home with his family by his side on Saturday, May 26, 2018. Born in Upson County on August 20, 1927, he was the son o ...
'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.