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Local Obits for Mon. Aug 27th, 2018

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Kay Payne Parten, 61, Winder
Kay Payne Parten, age 61, of Winder passed away Monday, August 27, 2018. Funeral services will be held 10:00 am Thursday, August 30, 2018 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. The family ...

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Steve Styles, 80, Dawsonville
Steve Styles, 80, of Dawsonville passed away Friday August 24, 2018 at his residence following a period of declining health.   Mr. Styles was preceded in death by patern ...

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Sherry LaVerne Keys Adams, 49, of Cumming passed away Monday, August 27, 2018.  Sherry was a loving mother, Mimi; daughter, sister, and aunt. She was known for being a fighter ...

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Leila Wilbanks McDowell, age 71 of Baldwin, passed away on Monday, August 27, 2018. Born in Commerce, Georgia on April 20, 1947 to the late Telford and Elizabeth Ostine Smith Wi ...

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Gid Corman Bell, 86, Gainesville
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Wednesday August 29, 2018 at Ward’s Funeral Home Chapel for Gid Corman Bell, age 86 of Gainesville. The Rev. Clack Stubbs will o ...
Heather Turner, 37, Gainesville
Heather Turner, MS, LPC, age 37 of Gainesville, passed away Monday, August 27, 2018. Heather was born on May 12, 1981 in Gainesville, Georgia. She was the sweetest, kindest and mos ...
Etta Marie Lewis, 68, Gainesville
Funeral services are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. Friday August 31, 2018 at Ward’s Funeral Home Chapel for Etta Marie Lewis, age 68 of Gainesville. Interment will follow in Wahoo ...
Patrick Wayne Partlow, 43, Gainesville
Mr. Patrick Wayne Partlow age 43 of Gainesville passed away on Monday August 27, 2018 following a sudden illness. Memorial services are scheduled for Thursday August 30, 2018 a ...

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Robin Carol Gill, 59, Ellijay
Robin Carol Gill, age 59 of Ellijay, GA, died suddenly Monday, August 27, 2018. Ms. Gill has been cremated and a memorial service will be held Saturday, September 8, 2018 at 2:00 P ...
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.