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Local Obits for Wed. Jun 20th, 2018

Banks

Clarence Buster Akin, 70, Gillsville
Clarence Buster Akin, age 70, of Gillsville passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.

Forsyth

Cristina Cruz-Rodriguez 19, of Cumming, Ga passed away June 20, 2018. Cristina was a graduate of Forsyth Central High School. She was also a waitress at Los Rios in Cumming, GA. ...

Gwinnett

Wendy Reynolds Timler, 44, Dacula
Wendy Reynolds Timler, age 44, of Dacula, GA passed away on Monday, June 4, 2018. She is survived by her husband of eighteen years, Jeffrey D. Timler, Dacula, GA; children, Grace T ...

Habersham

Talvern Denver Sanders, 78, Hollywood Community
Talvern Denver Sanders, age 78 of the Hollywood Community, passed away on Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Born in Franklin, North Carolina on November 24, 1939 to the late Richard and ...
Eunice “Ann” H. Mercer, 80, Batesville
  Eunice “Ann” H. Mercer, age 80 left her earthly home in the community of Batesville, Habersham County, Georgia and went to her Heavenly Home on Wednesday, May ...

Hall

Kimberly Renea Griffin, 57, Gainesville
Kimberly Renea Griffin, age 57 of Gainesville, passed away on June 20, 2018 at her residence. Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 22, 2018 at 11:00am in the Chapel of ...
Michael G. Randall, 82, Gainesville
Michael G. Randall, 82, of Gainesville, GA died Wednesday, June 20, 2018.  A native of Buffalo, NY, Mike was the co-owner of Bell’s IGA Market in Hamburg, NY where he al ...

Jackson

Anita Barrett Hayes, 72, Pendergrass
            Anita Barrett Hayes, age 72 of Pendergrass, passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at her residence following an ex ...
Lorenzo Lopez Lopez, 41, Commerce
Mr. Lorenzo Lopez Lopez, age 41, of Commerce, Ga. who passed away on June 20, 2018 at Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital.   Mr. Lopez was the son of the late Antonio ...

Lumpkin

Martha Grogan Fowler, 94, Dahlonega
Martha Grogan Fowler, 94, of Dahlonega passed away Wednesday June 20, 2018. Born September 6, 1923 in Dawson County to the late Roy and Lillie Mae Grogan, she lived most of her ...

Stephens

Mr. Hoyt Kenneth “Kent” Andrews, age 82 of 967 Wards Circle, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A son of the late H ...
Larry Joe Whiten, 72, Toccoa
Mr. Larry Joe Whiten, age 72 of Oak Creek Circle, Toccoa passed away Monday, June 18, 2018 at the Stephens County Hospital. A son of the late Joe Holmes Whiten and Leona Carroll ...
UPDATE: Donald Panoz, entrepreneur and racing innovator, dies at 83
The man who founded Chateau Elan in Braselton and brought Le Mans racing to Hall County has died at the age of 83.
Mac Miller, who collaborated with rap royalty, dies at 26
Rapper Mac Miller, whose lyrics ranged from party raps to songs about depression and drug use, has died at age 26
War hero and presidential candidate John McCain dies at 81
War hero and presidential candidate John McCain dies at 81
Robin Leach of 'Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous' dies
Robin Leach, whose voice crystallized the opulent 1980s on the TV show "Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous," has died
Former Lynyrd Skynyrd guitarist Ed King dies at age 68
A family friend said Ed King, a former guitarist for Lynyrd Skynyrd who helped write several of the band's hits including "Sweet Home Alabama," has died in Nashville, Tennessee.
Funeral services Saturday for former Winder mayor
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Aug. 18 for former Winder Mayor Buddy Ouzts, who died this week at the age of 82.
'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.