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Local Obits for Wed. Sep 12th, 2018

Dawson

Rev. Hugh Fields, 88, Dawsonville
Rev. Hugh Fields, 88, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday September 12, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health. Born August 17, 1930 to ...

Forsyth

Martha Diane Martin Gravitt, age 73, and lifelong resident of Forsyth County, passed away Wednesday, September 12, 2018. Diane was a member of Concord Baptist Church. She was prece ...

Gwinnett

Dolores “Dee” Stephens Souviron, age 80, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, September 12, 2018. She was preceded in death by granddaughter, Katelyn Schlager, and grea ...

Habersham

Bobby Lee Dreher, 88, Alto
Bobby Lee Dreher, age 88, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, September 12, 2018. Mr. Dreher was born on April 25, 1930, in Wrightsville, Arkansas, to the late Ben F. an ...

Hall

Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Sunday September 16, 2018 at Ward’s Funeral Home Chapel for Patricia “Trish” Ann Free, age 63 of Lula. The Rev. Larry ...
Thomas H. Carter, 80, Gainesville
Celebration of Life Services for Mr. Thomas H. Carter, Jr. (80) of Gainesville, Georgia will be held on Saturday, September 15, 2018, 11:00AM @ Mount Calvary Church of God, 682 E ...
Frank Duncan, Gainesville
Frank Duncan passed away on Wednesday, September 12, 2018. Frank Duncan I have gone to be with the lord. I am excited to see my wife Helen and my daughter Barbara again. My f ...
Hattie Louise Gunter, 88, Gainesvile
Hattie Louise Gunter, 88, of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Funeral services will be hel ...

Jackson

Kathryn Bell Ewing, 67, Hoschton
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Kathryn Bell Ewing, age 67 of Hoschton, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, September 12, 2018.  Mrs. Ewing was born in Mac ...

Other

Homer M. “Bud” Gable, 78, Carnesville
Homer M. “Bud” Gable, age 78 of Carnesville, passed away on Wednesday, September 12, 2018. Born in Clermont, Georgia on June 2, 1940 to the late Warren and Nellie M ...

Stephens

Kenny Brian Rainey, 34, Eastanollee
Kenny Brian Rainey, age 34 of Eastanollee, passed away Wednesday, September 12, 2018. He is survived by his parents, Kenneth and Laura Rainey of Eastanollee; brother, Billy Dani ...

White

Chester Avery Thompson, 91, Cleveland
  Chester Avery Thompson, age 91 of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, September 12, 2018. Mr. Thompson was born January 14, 1927 in Cleveland, GA to the late Claud E. Th ...
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