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Local Obits for Wed. Feb 1st, 2012

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Mary Nicola Dezomits, 61, Winder
Mrs. Mary Nicola Dezomits, age 61, passed away Wednesday,February 1, 2012. Funeral services will be announced by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street Hoschton,Ga.30548,wwwlawsonfun ...

Dawson

David "Dave" Payne, 76, Dawsonville
David "Dave" Payne, 76 of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday February 1, 2012 at his residence.Mr. Payne was born in South Wales and had lived in Dawson County since 2007 ...

Forsyth

Melinda Renee Young (Conley), passed away February 1, 2012 following a nearly 5 year inspirational battle against cancer. Born in Marietta, GA on January 9, 1970 she resided there ...
Weldon Doyle Causseaux, 81, Cumming
Weldon Doyle Causseaux, 81, of Cumming, died on February 1, 2012. He was preceded in death by his parents, Clay and Vaneta Causseaux, brother, Anthony Causseaux, sisters Annie Jo S ...

Gwinnett

Katie Shelton, 85, Buford
Katie Shelton, 85, of Buford passed away Wednesday February 1, 2012 at Tara Plantation following a period of declining health.Born March 12, 1926 in Lumpkin County to the late John ...

Habersham

Lonnie B Bloodworth, 90, Cornelia
Lonnie B. Bloodworth, Sr., age 90, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, February 01, 2012. Mr. Bloodworth was born in Milton County, Georgia on September 1, 1921 to t ...

Hall

Bobby Gene Harris, 68, Gainesville
Mr. Bobby Harris, age 68 of Gainesville, Ga., passed away on February 1, 2012. Funeral Services will held at Greater Timberidge Baptist Church on Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at 11a ...
Ella Irene Dyer, 86, Gainesville
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Feb. 3 in Wards Funeral Home Chapel for Ella Irene Dyer, 86, of Gainesville. Reverend James Ransom, Reverend Douglas Gaines and Reverend ...
Teresa Kay Miller, 49, Gainesville
Teresa Kay Miller, 49, of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday February 1, 2012 at her home following a courageous battle with cancer.A native and lifelong resident of Hall County, ...
Thomas Monroe Allison, 70, Murrayville
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, February 3 2012, in the chapel of Little & Davenport Funeral Home for Mr. Thomas Monroe Allison, 70, of Murrayville. Rev. Mi ...

Jackson

Edna Nell Johnson, 89, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home Commerce announces funeral services for Edna Nell Johnson 89 of Commerce who died Feb. 1, 2012. She was the daughter of the late James R. and Eula Westbrook Tuck ...
Wayne Hix, 86, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Wayne Hix, 86, of Danielsville, who passed away on Wednesday at the Northridge Health and Rehab Center in Commerce. Born in Jack ...
Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
The Sesame Workshop says Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut
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.