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Local Obits for Fri. Oct 13th, 2017

Dawson

Winnie C. Smith, 75, Dawsonville
Winnie C. Smith, 75, of Dawsonville passed away Friday October 13, 2017 at her residence following a period of declining health. Born August 18, 1942 to the late Joseph T. and L ...

Gwinnett

Maria Irismar Lima-Rocha, age 73, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, October 13, 2017. She is survived by her daughters, Christine Haydee Rocha De Azevedo and Yaskara Dianne R ...

Hall

Larry Douglas Stowers, 59, Murrayville
Larry Douglas Stowers age 59 of Murrayville, GA passed away on October 13, 2017 following a sudden illness. Born August 30, 1958 to parents Winfred and Lucy Black Stowers, he was a ...
Mr. Eddie Ray Overby went to his heavenly home to be with his family and loved ones. He requested no services to be held. Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, ...
Lawrence Charles Sowers, 59, Flowery Branch
Mr. Lawrence Charles Sowers, age 59, of Flowery Branch passed away October 13, 2017   Memorial services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at First ...

Other

Joseph John Roehrig III “Joe”, passed away on October 13, 2017 at Dekalb Medical Hospital near his home in Tucker, GA. Joe was born on December 20, 1949 in Queens, N ...
David George Adams, 63, Fair Play, SC
Mr. David George Adams, age 63 of North Fleetwood Lane in Fair Play, S.C. passed away Friday, October 13, 2017 at his residence. A son of the late Thomas Cliff and Sarah Head A ...
Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
The blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
The Sesame Workshop says Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut
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