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Local Obits for Sun. Dec 1st, 2013

Forsyth

Robert Glen Hall, 86, Alpharetta
Robert Glen Hall, 86, of Alpharetta, Georgia passed away on December 1st, 2013. He was a veteran of the United States Navy. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, December 4t ...

Gwinnett

Bernice M. Leach, 95, Suwanee
Bernice M. Leach, age 95, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Sunday, December 1, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, Hugh Wilson Leach. She is survived by her son and daught ...
Stephen "Steve" Brotherton, 62, of Buford, GA passed away on December 1, 2013. He was preceded in death by parents, William James and Lynette Brotherton. He is survived ...

Habersham

Brenda Willette McClellon, age 68, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Sunday, December 1, 2013, at her residence. Mrs. McClellon was born in Cleveland, Georgia on September 14, 19 ...

Hall

Mary Strickland, 102, Clermont
Mary Lou Gearin Strickland of Clermont Georgia passed away Sunday December 1st, 2013 at the age of 102. Born July 24th, 1911 in Clermont where she lived and enjoyed life as a homem ...
Ralph Eugene Smith, 74, Gainesville
Mr. Ralph Eugene Smith, age 74, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, December 1, 2013 at Smoky Springs Independent Living.Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 pm Wednesd ...
Ronald J. Layton, 56, Gainesville
Ronald J. Layton, age 56, of Gainesville, GA died December 1, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA.He was a Miami, Florida native who had lived in Gainesvill ...

Lumpkin

Edwin Junior Garner, 80, Dahlonega
Edwin Junior Garner, 80, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, December 1, 2013 at Chestatee Regional Hospital following a period of declining health.Born August 14, 1933 to the late Jo ...

Stephens

Avinash Patel, 71, Toccoa
Avinash Patel, age 71, of Toccoa, Georgia passed away on Sunday, December 1, 2013. Mr. Patel was born in Tanzania, East Africa on September 24, 1942, son to the late Maganlal and J ...

White

Cecil L. Ramey, 66, Cleveland
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Cecil L. Ramey age 66 of Cleveland. Mr. Ramey passed away Sunday, December 01, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center ...
Lamar Ramey, 66, Cleveland
Mr. Lamar Ramey age 66 of Cleveland passed away Sunday December 1, 2013 at Northeast Ga Medical Center. Mr. Ramey was the son of the late Dewey and Para Lee Garrett Ramey. He was ...
Lillian P. Dixon, 90, Cleveland
Mrs. Lillian P. Dixon age 90 of Cleveland passed away Sunday December 1, 2013 at Habersham County Medical Center. Mrs. Dixon was born in Cleveland, GA the daughter of the late Will ...
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