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Local Obits for Sat. Sep 23rd, 2017

Dawson

S. Patricia Holcombe, 81, Dawsonville
S. Patricia Holcombe, 81, of Dawsonville passed away Saturday September 23, 2017 at Season’s Hospice following a short illness. Born December 3, 1935 in Cordele, Georgia t ...

Forsyth

H. Wayne Nix, 71, Cumming
H. Wayne Nix, age 71, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Saturday, September 23, 2017. He is preceded in death  by his wife, Charlotte L. Nix; parents, H. Paul and Velma Mooney Ni ...

Gwinnett

Mrs. Carantha Samples Sanders, age 78, of Auburn, GA passed away on Saturday, September 23, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-six years, Leon J. Sanders; p ...

Habersham

Mary Ann Bramlett Duckett, 78, Clarkesville
Mary Ann Bramlett Duckett, age 78 of Clarkesville passed away Saturday, September 23, 2017. Born in Habersham County on February 25, 1939, Mrs. Duckett was the daughter of the l ...
David Stinespring, 71, Baldwin
David Stinespring, age 71, of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, September 23, 2017. Mr. Stinespring was born on July 18, 1946, in Toccoa, Georgia, to the late Curtis P. ...

Hall

Mandy Leigh Dove Brown, 37, Gainesville
Mandy Leigh Dove Brown, 37, passed away Saturday, September 23, 2017. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced soon. Memorial Park Funeral Home Braselton Chapel, 525 ...
Marcella Gertrude Cooper, 89, Gainesville
Mrs. Marcella Gertrude Cooper, 89 of Gainesville passed away Saturday September 23, 2017. At the families request, Mrs. Cooper will be cremated and no formal services will be he ...
Mary C. Martin, 89, Gainesville
Funeral services will be held at St. Paul United Methodist Church on Friday, September 29, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. for Mary C. Martin, 89, of Gainesville.  The Rev. Geoff Grubbs wi ...

Lumpkin

Tammy Phillips Martin, 56, Dahlonega
Ms. Tammy Phillips Martin age 56 of Dahlonega passed away on Saturday September 23rd, 2017 after an extended illness. Born on February 19, 1961 to parents Ann and Hoyt Phillips. ...

Other

Stephanie Lynn Izzo, 32, Atlanta
Stephanie Lynn Izzo, age 32, passed away on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 in her home in Atlanta, GA. Stephanie was born May 12, 1985 in Huntington Valley, Pa. She was the ...

Stephens

Miss Kimberly Claire Thomason age 25 of Toccoa passed away Saturday September 23, 2017 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center. A daughter of Sherree Anderson Thomason and th ...
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.
Eddie Money, 'Two Tickets to Paradise' singer, dies at 70
Eddie Money, the husky-voiced, blue collar rock star known for such hits as "Two Tickets to Paradise" and "Take Me Home Tonight," has died at 70
Best-selling Southern author Anne Rivers Siddons dies at 83
Anne Rivers Siddons, a best-selling Southern author known for novels "Heartbreak Hotel" and "Peachtree Road" has died