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Local Obits for Tue. Jul 31st, 2018

Banks

James Leon Sargent, 80, Alto
Mr. James Leon Sargent, 80, of Alto, GA entered into Heaven on July 31, 2018. Funeral services will be held Friday, August 3, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Memorial Park Fu ...

Forsyth

  Willard “Avery” Stone, age 56, of Cumming, GA passed away on July 31, 2018. He is preceded in death by his father William “Billy” Allen Stone, Sr. ...

Habersham

John Perry Roberts, 69, Demorest
Mr. John Perry Roberts, age 69, of Demorest, passed away Tuesday, July 31, 2018. Mr. Roberts was born in 1949 to the late Harold “Happy” and Eula Henderson Roberts. He ...
Miranda Teresa Sumpter, 53, Cornelia
Mrs. Miranda Teresa Sumpter, age 53, of Cornelia, passed away, Tuesday, July 31, 2018. Mrs. Sumpter was born in Habersham County and is preceded in death by father, James Herman ...
Miranda Teresa Sumpter, 53, Cornelia
Mrs. Miranda Teresa Sumpter, age 53, of Cornelia, passed away, Tuesday, July 31, 2018. Mrs. Sumpter was born in Habersham County and is preceded in death by father, James Herm ...

Hall

Daniela Gomez, 8, Gainesville
Miss Daniela Gomez, 8 of Gainesville, GA passed away on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 in Alabama from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Funeral services will be held at 1: ...
Dr. Billy Starr Hardman, M.D., died peacefully on July 31, 2018 at his home in Longstreet Hills, Gainesville, Georgia, after a long, healthy and happy life. He was 98 years old. ...

Jackson

Carol Joanne Hornbuckle, 77, Hoschton
Carol Joanne Hornbuckle, age 77, of Hoschton passed away Tuesday, July 31, 2018.  Celebration of Life will be held 3:30 pm Saturday, August 4, 2018 at Lawson Funeral Home Chap ...
John Welcome Tibbedeaux, 79, Hoschton
John Welcome Tibbedeaux, age 79, of Hoschton passed away Tuesday, July 31, 2018. Memorial services will be held 11:00 am Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. Th ...

Rabun

Kathy Long Blalock, 64, Clayton
Kathy Long Blalock, a lifelong resident of Rabun County, GA. passed away Tuesday July 31, 2018, at the age of 64. Kathy was born May 14, 1954, in Clayton, GA., to Annie Norton and ...
Former Dodgers great Don Newcombe dies at 92
Don Newcombe, the hard-throwing Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who was one of the first black players in the major leagues and who went on to win the Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player and Cy Young awards, has died
Chanel: Iconic couturier Karl Lagerfeld has died
Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashion for the last 50 years, has died
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