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Local Obits for Sat. Aug 5th, 2017

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Linda Sharon Williams, 67, Winder
Linda Sharon Williams, age 67, of Winder passed away Saturday, August 5, 2017. Linda loved her family.  Survivors include her husband Jeff Williams of Winder, daughters Kristi ...
Gwen Middlebrooks Jackson, 86, Bethlehem
 Mrs. Gwen Middlebrooks Jackson, age 86, of Bethlehem, Georgia entered eternal life on July 5, 2017.  Mrs. Jackson was born December 7, 1930 in Farmington, Georgia to Per ...

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JoAnn Daniel, 73, Cumming
JoAnn Daniel, 73, a native of Cumming,  passed away Saturday, August 5, 2017.  A lifelong member of Roanoke Baptist Church, JoAnn loved her church family.  She was a ...
Francis “F.B.” Griffis, age 79, of Cumming, GA, passed away Saturday, August 5, 2017.He was a member of Trinity Worship Center in Cumming, GA. F.B. served his country w ...

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Joyce Torcivia, 86, Buford
Joyce Torcivia passed away peacefully on August 5, 2017 due to complications from a stroke. She was born Joyce Mary Petrykowski in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on July 3, 1931. She was mar ...
Jose Anjel Alonso, 14, Lawrenceville
Jose Anjel Alonso, age 14 of Lawrenceville, GA died suddenly on Saturday, August 5, 2017 from injuries sustained in an ATV accident. Funeral mass will be held Friday, August 11, 20 ...
Janice Borg Teasley, 80, Buford
Janice “Jan” Borg Teasley, age 80, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, August 5, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband of forty-five years, Morris Teasle ...

Habersham

Agnes Lillian Gilbert Arnold, 92, Clarkesville
Graveside services for Agnes Lillian Gilbert Arnold, age 92 of Martin, formerly of Clarkesville, will be held on Monday, August 7, 2017 at the Hills Crossing Cemetery at 1:00 p.m. ...
William Dudley "Bill" Horton, 90, Clarkesville
William Dudley “Bill” Horton, age 90 of Clarkesville, passed away on Saturday, August 5, 2017. Born in Burnsville, North Carolina, he was the son of the late Cliff ...

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Lane Bailey, 85, Oakwood
Lane Bailey, 85, of Oakwood passed away Saturday August 5, 2017 at New Horizons Lanier Park following a period of declining health. Born March 12, 1932 in Dawson County to the l ...
William Oliver Knaak, 46, Flowery Branch
Mr. William Oliver Knaak, age 46, of Flowery Branch passed away Saturday, August 5, 2017. Funeral Mass will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, August 11, 2017 at Prince of Peace Catholic Ch ...
Patricia Lee Scarborough “Pat” Grant, 79, of Gainesville, Georgia went to her heavenly home on August 5, 2017 after a valiant battle with a sudden illness. Her devotion ...
Samuel Smallwood, 62, Gainesville
  Mr. Samuel Smallwood, 62, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Saturday, August 5, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 12:30 p.m. o ...
Donald M. Wellington, 91, Flowery Branch
 Donald M. Wellington, 91, left to be with our Lord and Savior on Saturday, August 5, 2017.  The services will be held at the Memorial Park South Funeral Home on Tuesd ...

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Mary Elizabeth Cantrell, 71, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mary Elizabeth Cantrell who at 71 years young went to be with her Heavenly Father, Saturday,  August 5th, 2017. “Lib” was ...
James Allen Stevens, Sr, 88, Braselton
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. James Allen Stevens, Sr., age 88 of Braselton, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, August 5, 2017.  Mr. Stevens was born in G ...

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Kenneth Marc Barre, 87, Dunwoody
Kenneth Marc Barre, age 87, passed away peacefully on August 5, 2017, surrounded by his family at his home in Dunwoody, Georgia.  A celebration of his life will be held at ...

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Furman Eugene “Gene” Vinson, 81, of Dillard, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, August 5th, 2017. He was born in Macon County, NC, but lived most of ...

Stephens

Mrs. Ruby Benton Stowe Luther entered the presence of her Savior on August 5, 2017. Born on February 18, 1932 in Landrum, SC, she was the daughter of Willie Ellis and Mary Elizabet ...
Michael J. Stewart, 26, Eastanollee formerly of Flowery Branch
Michael J. Stewart, age 26, of Eastanollee, GA formerly of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Saturday, August 5, 2017. He is survived by his parents, Robert and Eileen Stewart, Flo ...
'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
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
Cokie Roberts, longtime political journalist, dies at 75
Cokie Roberts, daughter of politicians who went on the become famous as a political reporter and analyst, dies at 75
Rocker Ric Ocasek, frontman of The Cars, dead at 75
Ric Ocasek, frontman for The Cars rock band, has been found dead in a New York City apartment
NASCAR Modified legend Stefanik dies in plane crash
Mike Stefanik, one of two drivers in NASCAR history to win nine national series or touring championships, died Sunday in a small single-seat plane crash. He was 61.