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Local Obits for Fri. May 4th, 2018

Banks

Ruby Jo Martin Woody, age 84, of Homer, Georgia passed away on Friday, May 4, 2018. Mrs. Woody was born on April 2, 1934 in Homer, Georgia to the late Joe Brown Martin and ...

Habersham

Betty Morrison Taylor, 81, Clarkesville
Betty Morrison Taylor, age 81 of Clarkesville, passed away on Friday, May 4, 2018. Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on July 3, 1936 to the late Henry and Ora Etta Barron Morrison. ...

Hall

Lawrence Patterson, 89, Lula
Lawrence Patterson, 89, of Lula passed away on Friday, May 4, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. ...

Jackson

Forrest Eugene Barrett, 55, Commerce
Mr. Forrest Eugene Barrett, age 55, of Commerce, GA died Friday, May 4, 2018 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mr. Barrett was born in Gainesville to the late Frank ...
Reba Ellen McKie Segars, 87, Maysville
Mrs. Reba Ellen McKie Segars age 87 of Yarbrough Ridgeway Road, Maysville passed away on Friday May 4, 2018 at her daughter’s home. A daughter of the late Robert and Cynth ...
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
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