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Local Obits for Tue. Sep 11th, 2012

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Dora Lynn Rogers, 83, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Dora Lynn Rogers, age 83, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Tuesday, September 11, 2012. She was preceded in death by her sons, Ricky Martin and James Michael Martin; pare ...
Dorothy Mae Moon Turner Harrison known to most as "DOT" was born in Washington DC on July 19, 1932 to the late Essie Jones and Clarence Moon. As an infant she moved to G ...
Virginia Dare Reed, 77, Oakwood
Virginia Dare Reed, age 77 of Oakwood, passed away on Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral ...

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Benjamin Ottis Cato, Jr., 65, Marietta
Benjamin Ottis Cato, Jr., passed away on Tuesday 9-11-2012 in Marietta, he was 65. He grew up in Hall County but lived for years in Marietta. He did maintenance work . He attended ...
Carol Anne Morton, 53, Augusta
Carol Anne Morton, 53, of Augusta, Ga. went to be with the Lord on Sept. 07, 2012 after a brief illness. She accepted Christ at an early age at First Baptist Church, Decatur, GA. S ...

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Donna Shiver, 56, Helen
Donna DiGiorgio Shiver age 56 daughter of Julia and Edward DiGiorgio of Helen, GA passed away Tuesday September 11, 2012 after an extended illness. Mrs. Shiver is survived by daugh ...
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.