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Local Obits for Fri. Nov 18th, 2016

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Stacey Allison, 33, Gainesville
  . Stacey Allison age 33, of Gainesville passed away November 18, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.           &n ...
Brenda Ruth (Gaither) Bailey, 53, Gainesville
Brenda Ruth (Gaither) Bailey was born on July 9, 1963 to the late Mr. Jewell Gaither Sr. and Dorothy (Rucker) in Jackson County, Georgia. She departed this life on Friday, November ...
Alex Wayne Castillo, 20, Gainesville
Mr. Alex Wayne Castillo age 20 of Gainesville, GA, passed away on Friday, November 18, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Visitation will be Tuesday, November 22, 2016 fr ...
Thomas Jackson Durrett, III, passed away on November 18, 2016. He was born in Atlanta in 1936, but spent his later childhood in Tate, GA, graduating as valedictorian from Tate High ...
Richard Barry Falt, 78, Gainesville
Mr. Richard Barry Falt, 78 of Gainesville died Thursday.  Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, Gainesville.?
Marie Thayer, 92, Gainesville
Marie A. Thayer of Oakwood GA passed away peacefully November 18, 2016 at age 92. She was born and raised in Orange County CA. Though actively pursued by UC Berkeley and sever ...
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