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Local Obits for Fri. Sep 18th, 2015

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Connie Rebecca Green, 57, Gainesville
Connie Rebecca Green, 57, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, September 18, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services will be he ...
William Keith Haynes Sr., 72, Gainesville
Funeral services are scheduled for 3:30 p.m. Sunday September 20, 2015 at Corinth Baptist Church for William Keith Haynes Sr., age 72 of Gainesville. Dr. Chris Swan will officiat ...

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Fred Bennett, 91, Maysville
Mr. Fred Bennett, age 91 of Maysville died Friday, September 18 at Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mr. Bennett was born in Dacula, GA to the late, Cicero and Emma Peck Bennet ...
Johnathan Armondo Dimas, 27, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Jonathan Armando Dimas, 27, of Jefferson, Georgia who passed away Friday, September 18, 2015. Mr. Dimas was the son of Jorge Armando and E ...

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Lawton Wofford, 79, Hiawassee
E. Lawton Wofford   Graveside Services for E. Lawton Wofford, 79, of Hiawassee, are scheduled for 3 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 20, at Yonah Memorial Gardens located beside Wh ...
Larsen, who threw only perfect World Series game, dies at 90
Don Larsen, the New York Yankees pitcher who threw the only perfect game in World Series history, has died
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77 weeks after suffering brain hemorrhage
Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019
This year saw the deaths of people who shifted culture through prose, pragmatism and persistence
‘Mame,’ ‘Hello, Dolly!’ composer Jerry Herman dies at 88
Tributes are pouring in from across Broadway in honor of Tony Award-winning composer Jerry Herman
Sam Dayton: Leader of regional planning group for 20 years dies
A Gainesville man who headed the Georgia Mountains Area Planning and Development Commission for 20 years has died.
James Shepherd, who founded Atlanta's Shepherd Center, dies
James Shepherd, the co-founder of a Georgia hospital specializing in spinal injuries, has died
Racing legend Junior Johnson passes away at age 88
NASCAR Hall of Fame member and 1960 Daytona 500 winner Junior Johnson has died. Johnson, the former moonshiner turned winning NASCAR driver and championship winning team owner, was 88 years of age.
Motorsports safety pioneer Bill Simpson dies after stroke
Bill Simpson, a pioneer in motorsports safety credited with creating equipment that saved too many drivers to count from death or serious injury, died Monday from complications of a stroke suffered three days earlier.