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Local Obits for Wed. Oct 7th, 2015

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Jeb Wilkerson, 52, Auburn
Jeb Wilkerson, age 52, of Auburn, GA passed away Wednesday, October 7, 2015.  He was preceded in death by his father, Bobby Joe Wilkerson.  He is survived by his wife of ...

Dawson

Martha Ann Kicklighter Holcomb, age 89, of Dawsonville, Georgia died October 7, 2015 after a long illness.  Her love for the Lord was evident to all.  She was a woman of ...
James M. “Jim” Parrish, Jr., 68, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday October 7, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health. Bor ...

Forsyth

Joseph Franklin McNutt, 72, Cumming
At the age of 72, Joseph Franklin McNutt passed away unexpectedly, at home, on Wednesday, October 7, 2015 after declining health caused by neuropathy and other health complications ...
Kim Turner Van Horn, 71, Cumming
   Mr. Kim Turner Van Horn, age 71 of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, October 7, 2015.             Memorial serv ...

Hall

Doris Nell Bailey, 70, Gainesville
The homegoing service for Mrs. Doris Nell Bailey, age 70, of Gainesville, Georgia, will be held Sunday, October 11, 2015, 3:00 p.m. at Cross Plains Baptist Church, 3230 Cross Plain ...
Theresa Ellen Frigge, 55, Clermont
Theresa Ellen Frigge, age 55 of Clermont passed away Wednesday, October 07, 2015.  Mrs. Frigge was born on August 05, 1960 in Queens N.Y. to the late John and Cathrine Fleming ...
Steve S. Gillespie, 64, Gainesville
               Steve S. Gillespie, 64, of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday, October 7, 2015 at Northeast G ...
          Jacquelyne “Jackie” Denard Reed, 90, of Oakwood passed away on Wednesday, October 7, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Me ...

Jackson

Rachel Edith Martin Terrell, age 88 of Nicholson, GA passed away Wednesday, October 07, 2015.   Mrs. Terrell was the daughter of the late Ruben Ezra and Louella Idella S ...
Iva Jean Wallace, 69, Jefferson
Iva Jean Wallace, age 69, of Jefferson passed away Wednesday, October 7, 2015.  There are no services at this time.  Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548 ...
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