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Local Obits for Sun. Apr 16th, 2017

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Clerance Donald Crow, 80, Bethlehem
Clerance Donald Crow, age 80, of Bethlehem passed away Sunday, April 16, 2017.  Donald loved playing cards and square dancing as his hobbies.  He was a father to his b ...

Forsyth

John W. (Bill) Corley, Jr., 82, of Cumming passed away Sunday, April 16, 2017.  A U.S. Army veteran, Bill retired from AT&T-Lucient Technologies after 30 years of service. ...
Belinda Sue Cansler, 62, Cumming
Belinda Sue Cansler, age 62, of Cumming, GA, passed away Sunday, April 16, 2017. She was a member of River of Life Church of God, where she taught Children’s Church. She will ...

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Benjamin George “Benny” Cagle, age 73 of Demorest, passed away on Sunday, April 16, 2017. Born in Demorest, Georgia on May 14, 1943, he was a son of the late Isaac C ...
James C. Barrett, 83, Cornelia
James C. Barrett, age 83 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on April 16, 2017. Born in Banks County, Georgia on July 14, 1933, he was a son of the late McDonald Grady Barrett & ...
William Michael Crawford, 65, Clarkesville
William Michael Crawford age 65, of Clarkesville passed away Sunday April 16, 2017.  Mr. Crawford was born in Habersham County  on April 16, 1952 and was preceded in d ...

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Everett Caswell, 93, Flowery Branch
Mr. Everett Caswell, age 93, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, April 16, 2017 at his residence, with his family. Graveside Services will be 3:30 p.m., Thursday, April 20, 20 ...
Stephen Andrew White, 51, Gainesville
Stephen Andrew White “Andy”, age 51, was called home to rest after a well-fought battle against cancer on Easter, April 16, 2017.   He lived life to the f ...
Stephen Andrew "Andy" White, 51, Gainesville
Stephen Andrew "Andy" White, 51 of Gainesville died Sunday April 16, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, 3 ...

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James Edward Cowart, 73, Dahlonega
James (Jim) Edward Cowart, age 73, of Dahlonega Ga passed away on April 16, 2017. Jim was a member of Dahlonega Baptist Church. He loved all things aviation, technology, and woodwo ...
Charles Tillman Satterfield, age 87, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away on Easter Sunday, April 16, 2017.   Charles was born April 8, 1930 to Grover Cleveland Satterfield and ...
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