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Local Obits for Tue. Mar 27th, 2018

Dawson

Sylvia “Annette” Manning, 71, Dawsonville
Sylvia “Annette” Manning, 71, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday March 27, 2018 following an extended illness. Mrs. Manning was born May 20, 1946 in Griffin, Georgia ...

Forsyth

Olga Margarita Trujillo, age 84 of Sterling, VA, passed away Sunday, March 25, 2018.   Funeral services will be held Friday, March 30th&nbs ...
Mattie Belle Harrison Whitmire, age 94, of Cumming passed away Tuesday, March 27, 2018.  She is preceded in death by her husband, Gurney Boone Whitmire; parents, A. Linton and ...

Gwinnett

Grady H. Howington, 81, Buford
Grady H. Howington, age 81, of Buford, GA passed away on Tuesday, March 27, 2018. He is survived by his wife of sixty years, Bernie Breedlove Howington, Buford, GA; daughter and so ...

Habersham

Meredith Rose Rayboy Hall, age 60 of Mt. Airy, passed away on Tuesday, March 27, 2018. No local services are planned at this time. An online guest register is available and m ...

Jackson

Lois Wright Edwards, 88, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Lois Wright Edwards, age 88 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Tuesday, March 27, 2018.  Mrs. Edwards was born in Jeffe ...

Lumpkin

Robert Austin Dover, 83, Dahlonega
Robert Austin Dover, 83, of Dahlonega Georgia, passed away March 27, 2018, at his residence following an extended illness. He was surrounded by his three loving daughters. Bo ...
Mr. Cleveland "Poppa Quack" Sherman Miller, age 83, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday, March 27, 2018. Mr. Miller was born in Dahlonega on April 9, 1934 to th ...
Cleveland Sherman Miller, 83, Dahlonega
Mr. Cleveland Sherman Miller, age 83, of Dahlonega, passed away Tuesday, March 27, 2018.  Complete funeral arrangements will be announced later by Banister Funeral Home, of ...

Other

Judith Hart Jones, 79, Anniston, AL
Judith Hart Jones, 79, of Anniston, AL passed away in Cumming, GA on March 27, 2018. There are no services planned at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonalda ...
Samuel Herbert Self, Arnoldsville
Samuel Herbert Self, age 83 of Arnoldsville, GA passed away Tuesday, March 27, 2018.   Born on October 17, 1934 in Madison, GA, he was the son of the late Homer and Ruth ...
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