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Local Obits for Sun. Jul 29th, 2018

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Neville L. Bryson, 77, Clarkesvile
Funeral services for Neville L. Bryson, age 77 of Clarkesville will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday, July 29, 2018 at Hillside Memorial Chapel.  Rev. Donald Grizzle will officiate w ...

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Ruby Butler, 97, Lula
Mrs. Ruby Butler, age 97 of Lula, passed away on Sunday, July 29, 2018 at her residence. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 4, 2018 at 2:00pm in the Chapel of Mem ...
Betty Jean "B.J." Adams Christman passed away Sunday, July 29, 2018.  She was born in 1925 in Meridian, MS. Betty Jean was a devoted member of Grace Episcopal Church ...
Barbara Lester Hanes Griffin, 70, Gainesville
Barbara Lester Hanes Griffin, 70, of Gainesville, GA died Sunday, July 29 at her residence. A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday August 1, 2018 in the Chape ...
    Mrs. Connie Lynn McCray Armour, 48, of Oakwood passed away Sunday, July 29, 2018 at her residence.            ...
Nathaniel Montgomery, 71, Gainesville
Nathaniel Montgomery, 71, of Gainesville passed away on Sunday, July 29, 2018 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Satu ...

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Franklin Jimmy Smith, 71, Commerce formerly of Buford, GA
Franklin Jimmy Smith, age 71, of Commerce, GA, formerly of Buford, GA, passed away Sunday, July 29, 2018.  He was  preceded in death by parents, Levi and Lula Mae Smith; ...

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Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Burma Lee Russell Chastain, age 87 of Cleveland. Burma passed away Sunday, July 29, 2018.   Born on January ...
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
Longtime Gainesville dentist, director of Good News Dental Clinic to be remembered at Wednesday service
Memorial services are set for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 for Dr. Edwin Riley "Ed" Burnette, a longtime Gainesville dentist who was the director of Good News Dental Clinic for a number of years.
Broadway legend Carol Channing has died at age 97
Actress Carol Channing, whose career spanned decades on Broadway and on television, has died at age 97. Publicist B. Harlan Boll says Channing died of natural causes.