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Local Obits for Fri. Jul 6th, 2018

Dawson

Houston LaGuinn Miers, 88, Dawsonville
Houston LaGuinn Miers, Sr, 88 of Dawsonville, GA passed away peacefully on Friday, July 6, 2018 at Gold City Convalescent Center, Dahlonega, GA with his family by his side.  H ...

Gwinnett

Louise Eidson, 67, Buford
Louise Eidson, age 67, of Buford, GA passed away Friday, July 6, 2018. She was preceded in death by parents, Buddy and Blanche Tipton. Mrs. Eidson is survived by her husband of for ...

Habersham

Robert Houston “Bob” Bell, age 101 of Mt. Airy, passed away Friday, July 6, 2018. Born on April 17, 1917 in Habersham County, he was a son of the late John Wesley an ...
Patricia Joanne Foster, 72, Mt. Airy
Funeral services for Patricia Joanne Lowe Foster, age 72 of Mt. Airy, will be held at 4:00 PM, Sunday, July 8, 2018 at Hillside Memorial Chapel with interment to follow the service ...
Bill Hogsed, 64, Cornelia
  Bill Hogsed, age 64 of Cornelia, passed away on Friday, July 6, 2018. Born in Habersham County on September 13, 1953, he was the son of the late Walter and Merlene Mul ...

Hall

Jamie Lynn Autry, 71, Gainesville
Janie Lynn Autry, 71, of Gainesville passed away Friday, July 6, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton following a brief illness. Funeral services will be held at 4 ...
Funeral services will be held for Wilma Tankersley Peck Chapman, age, 94 of Clermont, Sunday July 8 at 2:00 p.m. in New Bridge Baptist Church. Interment will follow in New Bridge B ...

Lumpkin

John Lausman, 92, Dahlonega
Mr. John Lausman, age 92, of Dahlonega passed away peacefully Friday, July 6, 2018.  His wife and daughter were by his side along with the loving care of Gardens of Gainesvill ...
Mr. Joseph “Joe” Angelo Chiero Jr., age 56, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, July 6, 2018 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.  Joe was born in Ne ...
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.
Joe Gibbs' eldest son dies at 49 from neurological disease
Joe Gibbs Racing says co-founder J.D. Gibbs, the eldest son of team owner and Pro Football Hall of Fame coach Joe Gibbs, has died. He was 49.
Georgia Hall Of Fame racer Charles Barrett passes away
Charles Barrett, a Hall of Fame short track ace and former NASCAR driver, passed away on Friday. The Cleveland, Georgia native scored the win in approximately 250...
Mansfield Oil Co. founder dies at 86
John Mansfield, Sr., of Amelia Island, Fla., formerly of Gainesville, and the founder of Mansfield Oil Company and Kangaroo convenience stores, died Thursday. .
Actress and director Penny Marshall dies at age 75
'Laverne & Shirley' star and movie director Penny Marshall has died at age 75
Funeral services Friday for officer who helped establish Hall County SWAT team
Funeral services have been scheduled for Lt. Bob McMahan, a 23-year veteran of the Hall County Sheriff's Office, who was instrumental in setting up the SWAT team for the department.