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Local Obits for Sat. Oct 27th, 2018

Dawson

Joshua C. “Josh” Jones, 36, Dawsonville
Joshua C. “Josh” Jones, 36, of Dawsonville passed away suddenly on Saturday October 27, 2018. Josh was born May 7, 1982 and was a lifelong resident of Dawson County. ...

Forsyth

David Michael Culley, 56, Cumming
David Michael Culley 56, of Cumming, Ga. passed away on Saturday, October 27th, 2018. He is survived by his parents Dennis and Alice Sedor. Children David Culley and Garrett ...
John Taylor Conway, 76, Cumming
Mr. John Taylor Conway, 76, of Cumming, Ga passed away on Saturday, October 27, 2018 surrounded by his family. Graveside services will be held at 2pm on Tuesday October 30, 2018 ...
Barbara Faye Worley, 81, Cumming
  Barbara Faye Worley, age 81, of Cumming, passed away Saturday, October 27, 2018. She was a member of Grace Baptist Church. Barbara was a former school teacher and retired ...

Habersham

Robert Lee Frady, 79, Millboro, Virginia, formerly of Habersham County
Robert Lee Frady, 79, of Millboro, Virginia died Friday, October 26, 2018 at his home in Bath County, Virginia. He was born October 12, 1939 in Habersham County, Georgia, the so ...
Charlotte “Patsy” Gleeson Parrish, age 89, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, October 27, 2018, after spending a life of service to her community throug ...

Hall

John Christopher Jones, 50, Gainesville
John Christopher Jones, 50, of Gainesville, died peacefully on October 25, 2018 at Emory University Hospital surrounded by his family and close friends. He was born in Gainesvil ...
Michael Steven Reeves, 66, Clermont
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Michael Steven Reeves of Hall County. Mr. Reeves passed away at the age of 66 on Saturday, October 27, 2018. Mr. Ree ...
Garlan Lavon Wright, 82, Flowery Branch
Mr. Garlan Lavon Wright, age 82, passed away in Georgia on Saturday, October 27, 2018, one day before his 83rd birthday. He was preceded in death by his parents, Fred & Leva ...
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