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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Mar 18th, 2018

Gwinnett

Maria D. Potter, 50, Braselton
Maria D. Potter, age 50, of Braselton, GA passed away on Sunday, March 18, 2018. She is survived by her children, Ashley Hoyos, Braselton, GA, Josúe Potter, Buford, GA, Jona ...

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Wendy Jaimes, 27, Gainesville
Wendy Jaimes, 27, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, March 18, 2018 in Lake Mary, FL. from injuries in an automobile accident. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Sun ...
Otis Dean "Pop" Cooper, 89, Flowery Branch
Otis Dean "Pop" Cooper, age 89, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, March 18, 2018. He retired from Gainesville College. He loved woodworking, gardening, and playing gu ...
Diana Almazan Jaimes, 20, Gainesville
Diana Almazan Jaimes, 20, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, March 18, 2018 in Lake Mary, FL. from injuries in an automobile accident. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m ...

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John F. Schulte, 84, Hoschton
John F. Schulte, age 84, of Hoschton passed from life on Sunday, March 18, 2018.  The family will receive friends 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at Lawson Funera ...

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Deborah Elaine Peppers, 56, Cleveland
Deborah Elaine Peppers, 56, of Cleveland, GA passed away on Sunday, March 18, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, ...
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