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Local Obits for Thu. Nov 15th, 2018

Dawson

William "Bill" Leonhardt, 70, Dawsonville
William "Bill" Leonhardt, 70, of Dawsonville, GA passed away on Thursday, November 15, 2018.  Born September 2, 1947 in Jamaica Queens to Margaret Colgan Leonhardt a ...

Forsyth

Peggy Butler, 86, Cumming
Peggy Butler, age 86, of Cumming, Georgia passed away Thursday, November 15, 2018. Mrs. Butler was preceded in death by her husband George Dewey Butler; Memorial service will be he ...

Hall

Annie Mae Barrett, 81, Lula
Mrs. Annie Mae Barrett, 81, of Lula passed away November 15, 2018. A Graveside service is scheduled for Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at High tower Church Cemetery i ...
Adam Dunagan, 38, Gainesville
Memorial services will be held Friday November 23, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. in the chapel of Ward’s Funeral Home for Adam Dunagan, 38, of Gainesville. Rev. Jim Sneed will officiate. ...
Pearl Ann Ives, 78, Gainesville
Mrs. Pearl Ann Ives, age 78, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, November 15, 2018 at New Horizons – Limestone, surrounded by her family. Private Family Services will be ...

Jackson

Carole Garner Holcombe, 75, Jefferson
Carole Garner Holcombe, age 75, of Jefferson, GA passed away Thursday, November 15, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of thirty-seven years, Wayne H. Holcombe; parents ...
Martha Lee Bryan, 89, Jefferson
Martha Lee Bryan died early Monday evening, November 12 at her home in Jefferson, Georgia.  She was 89. Stookie was born in Dallas, Georgia on August 16, 1929 to Florence H ...

White

Nancy Patricia Dupray, 74, Murphy, NC
Nancy Patricia Dupray, age 74 of Murphy, NC formerly of Cleveland, GA passed away Wednesday, November 14, 2018. Mrs. Dupray was born September 7, 1944 in Pittsville, MA to the l ...
Winford (Loy) York, Cleveland
Winford (Loy) York stepped into eternity on Thursday, November 15 at 4:53 a.m.   He was born in White County Georgia to Dilmas and Maggie Chastain York on October 9, 1 ...
Larsen, who threw only perfect World Series game, dies at 90
Don Larsen, the New York Yankees pitcher who threw the only perfect game in World Series history, has died
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77 weeks after suffering brain hemorrhage
Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019
This year saw the deaths of people who shifted culture through prose, pragmatism and persistence
‘Mame,’ ‘Hello, Dolly!’ composer Jerry Herman dies at 88
Tributes are pouring in from across Broadway in honor of Tony Award-winning composer Jerry Herman
Sam Dayton: Leader of regional planning group for 20 years dies
A Gainesville man who headed the Georgia Mountains Area Planning and Development Commission for 20 years has died.
James Shepherd, who founded Atlanta's Shepherd Center, dies
James Shepherd, the co-founder of a Georgia hospital specializing in spinal injuries, has died
Racing legend Junior Johnson passes away at age 88
NASCAR Hall of Fame member and 1960 Daytona 500 winner Junior Johnson has died. Johnson, the former moonshiner turned winning NASCAR driver and championship winning team owner, was 88 years of age.
Motorsports safety pioneer Bill Simpson dies after stroke
Bill Simpson, a pioneer in motorsports safety credited with creating equipment that saved too many drivers to count from death or serious injury, died Monday from complications of a stroke suffered three days earlier.