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Local Obits for Fri. Jul 20th, 2018


Delores Michelle Riecke age 47, of Winder passed away Thursday, July 19, 2018. Funeral services will be held 11:00 am Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. ...
Delores Michelle Riecke age 47, of Winder passed away Thursday, July 19, 2018. Funeral services will be held 11:00 am Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. ...


Judy Ann Mullinax, 48, Dawsonville
Judy Ann Mullinax, age 48, of Dawsonville, GA passed away Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Judy is survived by her four daughters Christina Van Coney, Allison Buel, Hannah Dobbs, and Heathe ...


William Coe Whatley, Sr., 84, of Cumming passed away Friday, July 20, 2018.  An Atlanta native, Mr. Whatley was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and worked for Sweetheart Paper Prod ...


Bernard Williams, 87, Buford
Bernard Williams, age 87, of Buford, GA passed away Friday, July 20, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, James Williams and Mary Elizabeth Brown Williams; and several br ...


Ralph David Williamson, 57, Gainesville
Ralph David Williamson, 57, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, July 20, 2018. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced soon. Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memo ...


Dover Dewitt Gooch, 95, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Dover Dewitt Gooch, age 95, of Jefferson, who passed away on Friday, July 20, 2018. Mr. Gooch was born in Shelby, North Carolina, a so ...
Ronald Home Carter, 70, Jefferson
Ronald Home Carter, age 70, of Jefferson passed away Friday, July 20, 2018. He loved racing at Winder Barrow dirt track for 44 years as J.J. Carter. Ronald won many races ...
Hubert C. Hamrick, 78, Jefferson
Hubert C. Hamrick, age 78 of Jefferson, GA died Friday, July 20, 2018 after an extended illness. Graveside service will be held Monday, July 23, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Broadlawn Memori ...
Lillian Mabel Manus, 72, Commerce
Lillian Mabel Manus, age 72 of Commerce, GA, passed away Friday, July 20, 2018 at her residence.   Born on April 9, 1946 in Commerce, GA, she was the daughter of the l ...
Millie Mealor Vaughn, 78, Commerce
Millie Mealor Vaughn, age 78, of Commerce, entered into the arms of Jesus on Friday, July 20, 2018. Millie was born on July 30, 1939, in Maysville to the late Evans and Pratt Burke ...


Jayden Candler Fields, 15, Danielsville
Jayden Candler Fields, age 15 of Danielsville, GA passed away Friday, July 20, 2018.   Born on Dec. 23, 2002 in Gainesville, GA, he was the son of Jason and Chelsea Fiel ...


Donald “Donnie” Robert Palmer Westmoreland, age 66 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, July 20, 2018. Mr. Westmoreland was born in White County to Lillian Lunsford Palm ...
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