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Local Obits for Sun. May 6th, 2018

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Maggie Clara Evans, 93, Mt. Airy
  Maggie Clara Evans, age 93, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, May 6, 2018. Ms. Evans was born on April 2, 1925, in Mt. Airy, Georgia. She was preceded in ...

Habersham

William “Bill” Martin, Sr, age 83, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, May 6, 2018. Mr. Martin was born on May 5, 1935, in Alto, Georgia; son of the late Ga ...

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Christine Winkler, 85, Gainesville
Christine Winkler, age 85 of Gainesville, passed away on May 6, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 pm on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at New Bridge Baptist Church. Rev. Milton ...

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Judith Ann Gall, 55, Toccoa
Ms. Judith Ann Gall, age 55, of Davis Avenue in Toccoa passed away Sunday, May 6, 2018 at Stephens County Hospital. Ms. Gall is survived by a number of nieces and nephews and b ...
Hazel Geeter Lathan, 58, Toccoa
Mrs. Hazel Geeter Lathan, age 58 of 1 Norman Drive, Toccoa passed away Sunday, May 6, 2018 at her residence. A daughter of the late Thomas Geeter, Jr. and Mary Helen Powell Geet ...

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Dale Dean Sr, 85, Cleveland
It is with great sadness the family of Dale Dean Sr . Announces his passing on May 6, 2018 at the age of 85.  He will be remembered by his wife of 63 years, Gloria, his child ...
Billy Rodney Lee, 89, Turners Corner
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Billy Rodney Lee, age 89 of Turner’s Corner. Mr. Lee passed away Saturday, May 5, 2018. Memorial services are sch ...
'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.