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Local Obits for Sat. Jan 5th, 2019

Dawson

Donald Neal Latham, 83, Big Canoe
        Donald Neal Latham 83, of Big Canoe, Ga passed away on Saturday, December 5th, 2019 surrounded by his family. A memorial service will tak ...

Forsyth

Patricia Hargis Fields, 69, Gainesville
Patricia Hargis Fields, 69, died peacefully in her sleep on January 5, 2019, in Gainesville, Ga. Pat was born on March 26, 1949, in Troy, New York to Howard K. Hargis and Fay Ha ...

Gwinnett

David M. Layton, 59, Buford
David M. Layton, age 59, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, January 5, 2019. He was preceded in death by his father, Donald Francis Layton; and brothers, Donald A. Layton and D ...
Daugherty, Shirley Ethel (nee Shirley Clarke) passed away peacefully at her home in Sugar Hill on Saturday, January 5th. She was 92 years old. Mercifully the good Lord called her t ...
Paul L. Fisher, 78, Suwanee
Paul L. Fisher, age 78, of Suwanee, GA passed away January 5, 2019.  He was preceded in death by parents, Jack L. and Angeline Jane Holloway Fisher; and brothers, Jack Fish ...

Hall

Shirley Jo DuBois Carey, 83, Flowery Branch
Shirley Jo DuBois Carey, RN, MSN ,PhD Age 83, Flowery Branch Ga January 1, 1936 - January 5, 2019 Preceded in death by parents Joseph and Virginia DuBois, husband, George ...
Junior Coggins, 83, Flowery Branch
  Junior Coggins, age 83, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Saturday, January 5, 2019. He was preceded in death by wife, Retha Nell Martin Coggins; parents, Wiley King, Sr. ...
Jonathan P. Hewell, 46, Gainesville
Funeral services will be held 11:00 am Thursday January 10, 2019 in Wards Funeral Home Chapel for Jonathan P. Hewell, 46, of Gainesville, Ga.  Rev. Bradley Elliott will offici ...

Jackson

Tammy "Ta" Glass Cates, 46, Hoschton
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Tammy “Ta” Glass Cates, age 46 of Hoschton, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, January 5, 2019.  Mrs. Cates was ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Robert Lee Overstreet, Jr., age 53 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, January 5, 2019.  Mr. Overstreet was bor ...

Lumpkin

Christian John Burns, 16, Dahlonega
Christian John Burns, age 16, of Dahlonega passed away Saturday, January 5, 2019. Chris was born in Lumpkin County on August 22, 2002.  He was preceded in death by his moth ...

Other

Julie Sue Bontrager, 69, Alpharetta
Mrs. Julie Sue Bontrager 69, of Alpharetta, Ga passed away on January 5, 2018. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldand ...
  Justin "J.S." Standridge, age 27, of Canon, GA passed away Saturday, January 5, 2019. He was a graduate of Banks County High School, and was preceded in de ...
'Mary Tyler Moore Show' actress Georgia Engel dies at 70
A friend of Georgia Engel, the actress who was part of "The Mary Tyler Moore Show," says she has died at age 70
Longtime Gainesville banker dies
Jerry Head began his banking career in Gainesville in 1968.
Ex-Sen Ernest 'Fritz' Hollings of South Carolina dies at 97
Ernest F. "Fritz" Hollings, the Democrat who helped shepherd South Carolina through desegregation as governor and went on to six terms in the U.S. Senate, has died at 97
Actor Jan-Michael Vincent, known for 'Airwolf,' dies at 73
Actor Jan-Michael Vincent, known for starring in the television series "Airwolf," has died
Publicist: Luke Perry has died at 52 after suffering stroke
'Beverly Hills, 90210' heartthrob Luke Perry has died at age 52 after suffering a 'massive stroke' last week
Former Dodgers great Don Newcombe dies at 92
Don Newcombe, the hard-throwing Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who was one of the first black players in the major leagues and who went on to win the Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player and Cy Young awards, has died
Chanel: Iconic couturier Karl Lagerfeld has died
Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashion for the last 50 years, has died
From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82
British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."