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Local Obits for Wed. May 2nd, 2018


Frank O. Fox, 87, Dawsonville
Frank O. Fox, 87, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday May 2, 2018 at The Oaks at Hampton following a period of declining health. Born September 26, 1930 in Newark, New Jersey t ...


Shannon Renee Flores, 43, Cumming
Shannon Renee Flores, age 43, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Wednesday, May 2, 2018. Funeral Services for Mrs. Flores will be held Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. in the cha ...


Joan Marie Scheuplein, 82, Buford
Joan Marie Scheuplein, age 82, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2018. She is survived by her children, Edward Joseph, Jr and Michelle Scheuplein, Buford, GA, and Lynn An ...
Dilce "Dunk" Monroe Pratt, age 70,  of Buford, Georgia passed away on May 2, 2018. Mr. Pratt is preceded by his father Henry Pratt he is survived by his ...


George A. Holbrooks, 83, Clarkesville
George A. Holbrooks, age 83, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, May 2, 2018. Mr. Holbrooks was born on March 22, 1935 in Atlanta, Georgia to the late Christophe ...
Philip M. Gaines, 72, Cornelia
Phillip M. Gaines, age 72 of Cornelia, passed away on Wednesday, May 2, 2018. Born in Dothan, Alabama on July 31, 1945 he was a son of the late Charles Andrew, Sr. and Louise Br ...
Donna Mae Jarrard Roberts, age 83, of Baldwin, Georgia went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 following an extended illness. Mrs. Roberts was born on May 17, 1934 in ...


Patricia “Patti” Carroll, 58, Flowery Branch
Patricia “Patti”  Carroll, age 58, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2018. She is survived by her daughter, Nicole Marie Carroll, Flowery Branch, ...
Brenda Sue Armour Standridge, 66, Gainesville
Brenda Sue Armour Standridge, 66, of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday, May 2, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 6, 2018 in the Chapel of Memori ...
Jolie Carlton, 55, Gainesville
            Jolie Carlton, 55, of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at her residence. Funeral arrangem ...
Seth Wayne Castleberry, 59, Gainesville
Seth Wayne Castleberry, 59, of Gainesville (Forsyth County)  passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at his residence.  Seth had a heart of gold and was loved by many.  H ...
Linda Rose Klauss, Gainesville
Lynda Rose Klauss beloved wife and mother passed away on May 2, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Preceded in death by her parents, Joseph Robert and Virginia Ruth Conn ...


Sheila Darlene Lockridge, 58, Hoschton
Sheila Darlene Lockridge, age 58, of Hoschton passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2018. Survivors include her mother Floy Sheffield of Winder; son Damon Lockridge and wife Allison of Hos ...
Lovie Deloris Mariar, 77, Hoschton
Lovie Deloris Marlar, age 77, of the Woodlands passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2018. Survivors include her sons Joseph Marlar and wife Brenda of TX and Michael Marlar of Hoschton; gr ...
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