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Local Obits for Sun. Jan 27th, 2013

Dawson

Patricia Louise Caldwell, 66, Dawsonville
Patricia Louise Caldwell, 66, of Dawsonville, GA passed away Sunday, January 27, 2013 at North East Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville, GA. The family will hold a private ceremony ...

Habersham

Frances Moore Tanner, 65, Mt. Airy
Frances "Fran" Moore Tanner, age 65, of Mt. Airy, passed away on Sunday, January 27, 2013. Mrs. Tanner was born in Habersham County, Georgia on July 13, 1947, to the late ...
Hazel Loudermilk LaCount, 71, Mt. Airy
Hazel Loudermilk LaCount, age 71 of Mt. Airy, passed away Sunday, January 27, 2013, at Habersham Medical Center. Born in Habersham County on June 24, 1941, she was the daughter of ...

Hall

Dorothy Gaddis Williams, 79, Gainesville
Dorothy Gaddis Williams, age 79 of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, January 27, 2013 at New Horizons North following a brief illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Tuesday, Jan ...

Jackson

Alyson Elizabeth Wheeler, 30, Hoschton
Alyson Elizabeth Wheeler, age 30, of Hoschton passed away Sunday, January 27, 2013. A Memorial Service will be held 3:00 pm Sunday, February 3, 2013 at Lawson Funeral Home. The f ...
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