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Local Obits for Sat. May 5th, 2018

Banks

Charles F. Cape, 81, Gillsville
Charles F. Cape age 81 of Gillsville passed away Saturday May 5, 2018, at home surrounded by his loving family.   Mr. Cape was born October 23, 1936 in Gillsville, Georgia t ...
Terry Spencer Mote, 71, Lula
Terry Spencer Mote, age 71 of Lula, passed away on Saturday, May 5, 2018. Born in Banks County on September 11, 1946, he was a son of the late Ernest Mote and Elena Miller King. ...

Forsyth

Donald (Donnie) Floyd Baxter Jr. was born and raised in Los Angeles California on January 6 1956.  When Donnie was 19 years old he served a 2 year mission for The Church of ...

Gwinnett

Marjorie “Margie” Phillips Nolan, age 82, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Saturday, May 5, 2018. She was preceded in death by her son, Randall William Nolan; and grand ...
Marion Eugene Pinnell, 81, Braselton
On Saturday, May 5, 2018, a glorious day, Marion Eugene Pinnell left this world and walked through the gates of Heaven to meet his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.  Gene was born ...

Habersham

Harry A. McGuire, 87, Clarkesville
Harry A. McGuire, age 87 of Clarkesville, passed away on Saturday, May 5, 2018. Born in Sikeston, Missouri on September 2, 1930, he was the son of the late John Albert and Arite ...
Joyce Collins, 67, Baldwin
Joyce Collins, age 67, of Baldwin, Georgia, received her wish to see her Jesus on Saturday, May 5, 2018 following an extended illness. Ms. Collins was born on February 10, 1951 ...

Hall

Howard W. Amos, 96, Gainesville
Howard W. Amos, age 96, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Saturday, May 5, 2018. He was preceded in death by his wife, Jean Tomlinson Amos. He is survived by his daughter and so ...
Wiley Lewis Reed, 95, Belmont Community
                Wiley Lewis Reed, age 95 of Belmont Community, passed away peacefully on May 5, 2018 w ...

Other

Fannie Rhea North, 92, Alpharetta
Fannie Rhea North, age, 92, of Alpharetta, GA, passed away on Saturday, May 5, 2018. She was born and raised in Sweetwater, TN. Fannie was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Sh ...

Stephens

Karen Michele Christopher, 61, Eastanollee
Miss Karen Michele Christopher, age 61 of 371 Sundown Farm Drive, Eastanollee, Georgia passed away Saturday, May 5, 2018 at St. Mary’s Sacred Heart Hospital in Lavonia. A ...
'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.