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Local Obits for Fri. Apr 29th, 2016

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Jimmie Paulette Curry, 73, Auburn
Jimmie Paulette Curry, age 73, of Auburn passed away Friday, April 29, 2016.  Jimmie was a member of Trinity Baptist Church of Auburn.  She loved her family and grandchil ...

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James Henry Fowler, Jr. passed away on Friday, April 29, 2016 of a heart attack.  Born in Atlanta, Ga, James was the son of James Fowler and Dorothy Thomas.  He is preced ...

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Jean Benfield White, 91, Cornelia
    Jean Benfield White, age 91, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away peacefully, Friday, April 29, 2016.   Mrs. White was born on October 23, 1924 in ...

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Kenneth Harrison, Gainesville
Kenneth Harrison Known to most as “Bonji” and to some family as granddaddy was born in Gainesville, GA to the late Bob and Elizabeth Harrison.  Kenny joined the Na ...
James Howard, Gainesville
Mr. James Howard, services to be announced by Memorial Park North Riverside Chapel 989 Riverside Drive Gainesville, GA 30501. 770-297-6200. Online condolences atwww.memorialpa ...
Bobbie Jones Ledford, 90, Gainesville
Mrs. Bobbie Jones Ledford, 90, of Gainesville GA, passed away at her home April 29, 2016.     A Graveside service will be held at 3:00pm on May 1, 2016, at Al ...
Vernon Jordan, activist, former Clinton adviser, has died
According to a statement from his daughter, Vernon Jordan, a civil rights activist and former adviser to President Bill Clinton, has died
Mincey Marble founder, marble innovator dies at 86
​Kenneth Mincey, who founded Gainesville-based Mincey Marble cast marble company, passed away at the age of 86 Friday.
Jo Ann Adams, Gainesville's first female pharmacist, dies at 93
When Jo Ann Trapnell Adams graduated from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy, she was just 20 years old.
Marty Schottenheimer, NFL coach with 200 wins, dies at 77
The longtime NFL coach Marty Schottenheimer has died
Mary Wilson, longest-reigning original Supreme, dies at 76
Mary Wilson, the longest-reigning original Supreme, has died at 76 years old
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. dies at 67
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. has died after battling prostate and other cancers
Oscar winner, ‘Sound of Music’ star Christopher Plummer dies
Christopher Plummer, the dashing award-winning actor who played Captain von Trapp in the film “The Sound of Music” and at 82 became the oldest Academy Award winner in history, has died
Hal Holbrook, prolific actor who played Twain, dies at 95
Award-winning character actor Hal Holbrook who toured the world as Mark Twain in a one-man show and uttered the immortal advice “Follow the money” in the political thriller “All the President’s Men,” has died