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Local Obits for Tue. Dec 18th, 2012

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Mitchell Ronnie Dixon, 62, Auburn
Mitchell Ronnie Dixon, age 62, of Auburn passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2012.Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonf ...

Forsyth

Maxwell Charles Deisch, 44, Cumming
Maxwell Charles Deisch,44 died Tuesday, December 18th 2012. He was a devoted father, husband and an active member in his church and choir. He survived by his wife of 17 years, Lei ...
Ronald Stephen Sperhac, 71, Cumming
Ronald Stephen Sperhac, 71, of Cumming, GA died at Northside Hospital Forsyth on December 18, 2012.Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, December 22, 2012 at the C ...

Gwinnett

Robert Edward Leak, Jr., 58, Sugar Hill
Mr. Robert Edward Leak, Jr., age 58, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at his residence. He is survived by his sister, Elaine Howser of Flowery Branch, GA ...

Habersham

Glayds Dalton Poole, 85, Baldwin
Glayds Dalton Poole, age 85, of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, December 18, 2012, at Habersham Medical Center. Mrs. Poole was born on January 14, 1927, in Banks County, ...

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Charles Wayne Butler, 61, Gainesville
Charles Wayne Butler, age 61 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, December 17, 2012 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are sched ...
Harry Frank Ebner, 84, Gainesville
Harry Frank Ebner, 84, of Gainesville, GA passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at his residence with his family by his side. He was a member of Cumming First United Methodist Ch ...
Louise Kubiak Baker, 97, Gainesville
Mrs. Louise Kubiak Baker, age 97 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at her residence following a brief illness. Funeral services will be held Thur ...
Mildred Irene Saxon, 88, Gainesville
Mildred Irene Saxon, age 88 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at Gateway Health & Rehab following an extended illness. Funeral services are ...
Roy Jay Smith, 82, Gainesville
Roy Jay Smith, age 82 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services are s ...

Jackson

Mrs. Betty Alice (Gossman) Finney, 78 of Hoschton, passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born September 27, 1934 in Homestead, Florida, B ...
Charles Algernon Thomas, 85, Commerce
Mr. Charles Algernon Thomas, Sr, age 85, of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Thomas was born in Decatur, GA to the late Otis H. ...

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Kenneth Vaughn Woodring, 64, Alpharetta
Kenneth Vaughn Woodring, age 64 of Alpharetta, passed away on Tuessday, December 18, 2012 at his residence following a sudden illness. Memorial services are ...
William David Jenkins, age 70, of Oxford passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2012. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawso ...
Acclaimed novelist Ernest Gaines dies at 86
Novelist Ernest J. Gaines, whose poor childhood on a small Louisiana plantation germinated stories of black struggles that grew into universal stories of grace and beauty, has died
1st black Georgia senator elected post-Reconstruction dies
A former Georgia state senator who was the first black lawmaker elected to the upper chamber after Reconstruction has died
'Maude' co-star, character actor Bill Macy dies at 97
Bill Macy, foil to Bea Arthur's feminist wife in '70s sitcom 'Maude,' dies at 97
Retired, longtime Gainesville school official dies
A retired, longtime Gainesville school official, former Asst. Supt. Otis Ellenberg, has died.
Rep. Elijah Cummings was a sharecropper's son, took on Trump
Congressman Elijah E. Cummings has died to complications from longstanding health challenges, his office said. He was 68.
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile drummer, dies at 80
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and propulsive drummer, dies at 80
Diahann Carroll, Oscar-nominated, pioneering actress, dies
Diahann Carroll, the Oscar-nominated actress and singer who won critical acclaim as the first black woman to star in a non-servant role in a TV series as "Julia," has died at 84.
Ex-French President Chirac, who stood up to US, dies at 86
Jacques Chirac, a two-term French president who was the first leader to acknowledge France's role in the Holocaust and defiantly opposed the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, has died at age 86