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Local Obits for Wed. Jul 11th, 2018

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Carol Ann Sanders, 61, Winder
Carol Ann Sanders, age 61 of Winder, GA passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2018.   Born on December 19, 1956 in New York City, NY, she was the daughter of the late Edward a ...

Dawson

Norman Henderson “Norm” Donald, III, 80, of Dawsonville, GA, formerly of New York, passed away peacefully at his home on July 11, 2018. Norm was born November 1, 193 ...

Forsyth

Curtis Edward Hughes, 65, Cumming
Curtis Edward Hughes, age 65, of Cumming, GA, passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2018. He is survived by his sister, Elenor Rogers; and a number of nieces, nephews and friends. ...

Gwinnett

Frederick “Freddie” Crews, age 70, of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, July 11, 2018. He is survived by his wife of fifty-two years, Inez King Crews, Buford, GA; ch ...
Helga Dalley, 83, Dacula
Helga Dalley, age 83, of Dacula, GA passed away on Wednesday, July 11, 2018.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Manfred Dalley. She is survived by her children, Ral ...

Habersham

James Dillashaw, 90, Alto
James Dillashaw, age 90 of Alto, passed away on Wednesday, July 11, 2018. Born in Habersham County, Georgia on December 27, 1927, he was a son of the late Grover and Minnie Mill ...
Winnie Pearl Williams, 76, Clarkesville
Winnie Pearl Williams, age 76, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, July 11, 2018. Winnie was born on April 13, 1942, in Gainesville, Georgia, to the late Jim and ...

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Wallace Franklin Gable, 54, Gainesville
Mr. Wallace Franklin Gable, 54, of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at his residence. A visitation will be held on Thursday, July 12, 2018 from 12:00 p.m. un ...
Jesse William Hall, 87, Gainesville
Jesse William Hall was born July 11, 1931 in Geneva County Alabama.  He passed from this world into the Lord's care 87 years later on July 11, 2018.    He ...
Frank Junior Moore, 56, Gainesville
Mr. Frank Junior Moore, age 56 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral services are sched ...
Evelyn Irene Church Saxon, 94, Gainesville
Mrs. Evelyn Irene Church Saxon, 94, of Gainesville, GA went to her heavenly home on Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at Ashton Senior Living Center following an extended illness. Funera ...

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Mary Francis Weiss, 69, Jefferson
Mary Francis Weiss, age 69, of Jefferson passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2018. Survivors include her husband William Weiss; son Brian Weiss and wife Betsy; daughter Keri Weiss; bro ...
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