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Local Obits for Thu. Sep 3rd, 2015

Banks

Bobby G. Lacey, 83, Tates Creek
Bobby G. Lacey, age 83, of Tates Creek Community in Banks County, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, September 3, 2015. Mr. Lacey was born on March 17, 1932 in Cobb County, Georg ...

Barrow

Robert Sidney Day, 53, Winder
Mr. Robert Sidney Day, age 53, of Winder, Georgia died September 3, 2015.  Mr. Day was a member of The Winder First Christian Church and a graduate of Winder-Barrow High ...

Forsyth

  Thomas Theodore Guins, Jr., age 89, of Cumming passed away Thursday, September 3, 2015.   Tom is preceded in death by his parents, Thomas Theodore and Lula Guin ...

Habersham

Rena Mae Hicks Addis, 79, Demorest
Rena Mae Hicks Addis, age 79, Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, September 3, 2015. Mrs. Addis was born on November 16, 1935 in Habersham County, Georgia to the late Ro ...
Dale Loudermilk Gerrin, 61, Cornelia
  Dale Loudermilk Gerrin, age 61, of Cornelia, passed away Thursday, September 3, 2015 at her residence. Born on March 30, 1954, in Demorest, she was a daughter of the l ...

Hall

Betty Mayo Buchanan, 82, Flowery Branch
Betty Mayo Buchanan, age 82, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Thursday, September 3, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Carl ...
Joyce Fields Eckholt, 63, Gainesville
Joyce Fields Eckholt, age 63, of Gainesville, GA passed away Thursday, September 3, 2015 following an extended illness. She was born in Camp Pickett, VA to the late Thomas Field ...
Delgadina Solorio Sanchez, 49, Gainesville
 Mrs. Delgadina Solorio Sanchez age 49 of Gainesville passed away on Thursday September 03, 2015 at her residence following an extended illness.     &nb ...
Jesus Tibercio Sanchez, 68, Gainesville
    Reverend Jesus Tiburcio Sanchez, age 68, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, September 3, 2015.        &n ...
Jesse H. Waugh, 72, Flowery Branch
  Jesse H. Waugh, age 72, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Thursday, September 3, 2015.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Jesse and Virginia H. Waugh; daughte ...
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