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Local Obits for Sun. Dec 24th, 2017

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Marguerite Scott Ellis, 82, Gainesville
Marguerite Scott Ellis, 82, of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, December 24, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, De ...
Dr. Carlos Roberto Solsona, 75, of Buford, passed away on Sunday, December 24th 2017, at his residence, surrounded by his family.  Memorial Mass will be 11:00 a.m., Thursda ...

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Herschel C. Hallam, 75, Hoschton
Herschel C. Hallam, age 75, of Hoschton, GA passed away Sunday, December 24, 2017. He was preceded in death by his father, Herschel Hallam; mother, Lavada Ragusa; and sister, Ardie ...
Vicki Lynn Howington, 58, Nicholson
Vicki Lynn Howington, age 58, of Nicholson, GA died Sunday, December 24, 2017 at Eastman Health and Rehab.  Ms. Howington was born in Athens to Charlie Allen and Jackie Delore ...
Mrs. Inez Wier Standridge, 95, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Inez Wier Standridge, age 95, of Jefferson, Georgia, who passed away on Sunday, December 24, 2017.  Mrs. Standridge was born ...

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Carlene Carter Totherow, 54, Carnesville
Darlene Carter Totherow, 54, of Carnesville passed away December 24, 2017. A Memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 31, 2017 in the Chapel of Memorial Pa ...

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David Richard Blihovde, 78, Cleveland
David Richard Blihovde, 78, of Cleveland passed away December 24, 2017 at New Horizons Lanier Park following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on S ...
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