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Local Obits for Sat. Sep 22nd, 2018

Banks

Roy Lee Thompson, 67, Lula
Funeral services for Roy Lee Thomas, age 67 of Lula, will be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, September 22, 2018, at Hillside Memorial Chapel.  Rev. Raymond Payne and Rev. Joe Thom ...

Barrow

Felicia Anne Ferro, 65, Hoschton
Felicia Anne Ferro, age 65 of Hoschton, GA, died Saturday, September 22, 2018. Mrs. Ferro has been cremated. The family will receive friends, Saturday, September 29, 2018 from 12 & ...

Dawson

Johnny Young, 57, Dawsonville
Johnny Young, 57, of Dawsonville passed away Saturday September 22, 2018 at Emory University Hospital following a short illness. Born April 11, 1961 in Hall County to the late L ...

Forsyth

Maria L. Martin, 87, Cumming
Maria L. Martin 87, of Cumming left this Earth to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on September 21, 2018. Maria was a Pioneer in the Antique and Flea Market Industry. She w ...

Gwinnett

Mary Harris, 79, Buford
Mary Harris, age 79 of Buford, GA, died Saturday, September 22, 2018. Mrs. Harris has been cremated and a service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family reque ...
Mildred Lancaster Reed, age 89, of Buford, GA passed away September 21, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-four years, W. J. “Dub” Reed. Mrs. Reed ...

Habersham

Pearl Taylor, 78, Demorest
Pearl Yvonne Taylor, age 78, of Demorest passed away Saturday September 22, 2018. Mrs. Taylor was born in Demorest Georgia the daughter of the late Grant and Dora York Burton.&n ...

Hall

Jack Dalton Geyer, 86, Gainesville
Jack Dalton Geyer December 27, 1931 – September 22, 2018 Jack Dalton Geyer, 86, of Gainesville passed away at home on Saturday surrounded by his loving family.  He ...
Heather "Nikki" Smith, 41, Gainesville
Heather "Nikki" Smith, 41 years young, of Gainesville, GA passed from a sudden illness on Saturday, September 22 at 1:01 am. Her survivors include daughters, Hannah El ...

Jackson

Doris Presley Hunter, 85, Pendergrass
Doris Presley Hunter, age 85, of Pendergrass, GA and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, September 22, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-two years ...

Stephens

Mr. Adam Christopher Williams age 35 of 155 Bellvue Drive, Toccoa passed away Saturday September 22, 2018 at his residence. A son of Dwight and Peggy Franklin Williams, he was b ...

White

Jean Loggins Hulsey, 75, Cleveland
Jeanne Loggins Hulsey, age 75, of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, September 22, 2018. Mrs. Hulsey was born in White County and retired from Lumite after 20 plus years as a Supe ...
Paul Hubert Shahan, 59, Helen
Mr. Paul Hubert Shahan, age 59, of Helen, passed away Saturday, September 22, 2018. Mr. Shahan was born in Floyd County to the late Paul Dean (P.D.) and Mary Lou Selman Shahan.& ...
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