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Local Obits for Sun. Jul 6th, 2014

Dawson

Ronald Griggs, 69, Dawsonville
Ronald Griggs, 69, of Dawsonville, Forsyth County, passed away Sunday July 6, 2014 at his residence following a sudden illness.Mr. Griggs was born September 12, 1944 in Gilmer Coun ...

Gwinnett

Grady Dover, 83, Buford
Grady Dover, age 83, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, July 6, 2014. He was preceded in death by his wife of fifty-four years, Allene Turner Dover. He is survived by his daugh ...

Habersham

Marion Ansley Brown, 72, Demorest
Marion Ansley Brown, age 72, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, July 6, 2014.Mrs. Brown was born on March 4, 1942 in Habersham County, Georgia; daughter of the late Harol ...
Wreather Nell Sears, 82, Commerce
Mrs. Wreather Nell Sears, age 82, of Commerce, GA died Saturday, July 5, 2014 at University Nursing and Rehab. Mrs. Sears was born in Commerce to the late George and Cora Lee Hill ...

Hall

James Tunney 'JT' Ridings, 82, Gainesville
James Tunney "JT" Ridings, 82, of Gainesville, GA died on July 6, 2014. Born in Atlanta, GA he was the son of Joseph and Allie Ridings. His beloved daughter, Cathy Ston ...

Jackson

Sarah Frances Dailey, 84, Nicholson
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Sarah Frances Dailey, age 84, of Nicholson who passed away on Sunday July 6th, 2014 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Ms. Dail ...

Rabun

David Warren Duck, 56, Clayton
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. David Warren Duck, 56, of Clayton, Georgia, formerly of Braselton, Georgia who passed away on Sunday, July 6, 2014. David was born in ...

Stephens

John Morris Laseter, 74, Toccoa
Mr. John Morris Laseter, age 74 passed away Sunday, July 6, 2014. John was born December 19, 1939 in Atlanta, Georgia. He graduated from Bass High School and Memphis State Univers ...
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