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Local Obits for Wed. Apr 26th, 2017

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Paul Clifford Nix, Jr, 70, Winder
Paul Clifford Nix, Jr., age 70, of Winder passed away Thursday, April 26, 2017.  Mr. Nix loved his family, grandchildren, the mountains and sports especially softball.  S ...

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Trampis Evans, 49, Dawsonville
Trampis Evans, 49, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday April 26, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Born January 27, 1968, he had been a re ...

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Former Pickens Sentinel editor and publisher, Benjamin Prince Bagwell Sr., age 84, passed away in Cumming, GA on Wednesday, April 26, 2017.  He is survived by his son CPT Ben ...
Diane Marie Sclafani, 76, Cumming
Diane Marie Sclafani, age 76 of Cumming, passed away in Wednesday, April 26, 2017. No services are scheduled at this time. Ingram Funeral Home & Crematory, Cumming, Georg ...
Martha Ann Anderson, 93, Cumming
Martha Ann Anderson, 93 of Cumming, GA passed away on Wednesday April 26, 2017. There are no services planned at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson ...
Charles (C. B.) Barrett, age 59, of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, April 26, 2017. He was a member of Roanoke Baptist Church. C. B. was an avid sports fan and loved the Atlanta Br ...
Jeffrey Kim Wilson Jr., 28 of Cumming, GA passed away on Saturday April 22, 2017. There are no services planned at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldands ...

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Rev. Fred E. Smith, 90, Demorest
Rev. Fred E. Smith, age 90 of Demorest, passed away on Wednesday, April 26, 2017. Born in Habersham County, Georgia on October 20, 1926 to the late John Elphus and Sallie Elizab ...
shirlee L. Tworek, 81, Demorest
Shirlee L. Tworek, age 81, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, April 26, 2017. Mrs. Tworek was born on October 7, 1935, in Chicago, Illinois; a daughter of the late ...

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J.L. Grizzle, 86, Murrayville
Mr. J. L. Grizzle, 86 of Murrayville passed away Wednesday, April 26, 2017. Mr. Grizzle was the son of the late Jasper Lonzo Grizzle, Sr., and Ellie Mae Gravitt Grizzle.  ...
Daniel Wayne Maness, 72, Gainesville
Mr. Daniel Wayne Maness, 72, of Gainesville, passed away April 26, 2017. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gaines ...
Eddie DeWayne Wilson, 56, Gainesville
Eddie DeWayne Wilson, age 56, of Gainesville passed away Wednesday, April 26, 2017.  Eddie collected model cars, he loved fishing, music and NASCAR.  Funeral services wil ...

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  Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Stephanie Michelle Studivant Williams, age 56 of Commerce, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, April 26, 2017.  M ...

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Winston Luke Whitey, 72, Dahlonega
Mr. Winston Luke Whitey, 72, of Dahlonega, Ga passed away April 26, 2017 at The Oaks of Limestone following an extended illness.          ...

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Jimmy Underwood, 68, Cleveland
Jimmy Underwood age 68, of Cleveland passed away Wednesday April 26, 2017. Mr. Underwood was born in Cleveland, Georgia the son of the late Hoyt Underwood and Fannie Pearl Sutto ...
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