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Local Obits for Fri. Oct 18th, 2019

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Lucille Wheeler Hall, 70, Winder
Lucille Wheeler Hall, age 74, of Winder, GA passed away Friday, October 18, 2019. She was preceded in death by her Parents, Hubert Wheeler and Pauline Cantrell Wheeler; brother ...
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Richard Madison McCook of Statham, Ga. who passed October 18, 2019. The absence of his laughter and stories leaves a deafenin ...

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Betty Jane Coen, 94, Cumming
Betty Jane Coen, age 94, of Cumming, Georgia passed away, Friday, October 18, 2019. Care and trust placed in McDonald and Son Funeral Home, 150 Sawnee Drive, Cumming, Georgia 30 ...
Fred Griffith, 72, Cumming
Fred Griffith, of Cumming, Georgia, our beloved husband, father, and PaPa left us suddenly on Friday, October 18, 2019.  The skies lit up at sunset, which felt like a sign to ...

Gwinnett

Hyun “Jonathon” Kim passed away on October 18th, 2019 in his residence in Suwanee, GA. Jonathon was born on June 19th, 1969 to Peter and Lilly Kim in Seoul, Korea. He ...

Habersham

James Charles Grant, 72, Cornelia
James Charles Grant, age 72, of Cornelia, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Friday, October 18, 2019. Mr. Grant was born on August 24, 1947 in Habersham County, Georgia t ...

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Shelby Jean (Wilson) Dorsey, 79, Gainesville
Mrs. Shelby Jean (Wilson) Dorsey, age 78 of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Friday, October 18, 2019. Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 pm Sunday, October 20, 2019 at Mem ...
James Edwin “Jim” Clayton, 79, of Gainesville passed away Friday, October 18, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. The family will receive friends at Memorial ...
Barbara Sue Holman, 68, Gainesville
Barbara Sue Holman, 68, of Gainesville passed away Friday, October 18, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A private memorial service will be held. Born on August 13, 1 ...
Janet Lynn Johnson, 62, Murrayville
Janet Lynn Johnson, age 62 of Murrayville, passed away Friday, October 18, 2019.   Mrs. Johnson was born May 5, 1957 to Pearl Pitman Crane and the late Lloyd Crane.  ...
Jackie Motes, 58, Gainesville
Jackie Motes, 58, of Gainesville passed away Friday, October 18, 2019 at his residence.   Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 in the ...

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Steven Larry Bond, 47, Commerce
Mr. Steven Larry Bond, age 47, of Commerce, GA died Friday, October 18, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness with pneumonia and sepsis.  Mr. Bond ...
Richard Lee Hall, 83, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Richard Lee Hall, age 83 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, October 18, 2019.  Mr. Hall was born in Rensselaer, ...
Kathleen Smith, 90, Commerce
Mrs. Kathleen Early Smith (90) of Commerce, GA passed away on Friday October 18, 2019.  Kathleen was born on June 28, 1929 to Marvin and Willie Maude Early in Quitman, Mississ ...

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Ginette Cohen Jones, 95, Dahlonega formerly of Oakwood
Mrs. Ginette Cohen Jones, age 95, of Dahlonega, formerly of Oakwood, passed away Friday, October 18, 2019. Mrs. Jones was born in Algiers, North Africa on June 10, 1924 to the l ...
'Forrest Gump' author Winston Groom dead at 77
Winston Groom, the writer whose novel “Forrest Gump” was made into an Oscar winning 1994 movie that became an enduring cultural phenomenon, has died
Tom Seaver, heart and mighty arm of Miracle Mets, dies at 75
Hall of Fame pitcher and New York Mets icon Tom Seaver has died at 75
Coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown dead at 78
The college basketball coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown has died
Chadwick Boseman, who embodied Black icons, dies of cancer
First Chadwick Boseman slipped on the cleats of Jackie Robinson, then the Godfather of Soul’s dancing shoes, portraying both Black American icons with a searing intensity that commanded respect
Ford, Bush presidential adviser Brent Scowcroft dies at 95
A longtime adviser to Presidents Gerald Ford and George H
Wilford Brimley, 'Cocoon' and 'Natural' actor, dies at 85
Wilford Brimley, who worked his way up from movie stunt rider to indelible character actor in films including “Cocoon” and “The Natural,” has died
Olivia de Havilland, Oscar-winning actress, dies at 104
Oscar winner Olivia de Havilland, best known as the kindly Melanie in “Gone With the Wind,” has died
NASCAR Hall of Famer Maurice Petty passes away
NASCAR Hall of Fame engine builder Maurice Petty passed away Saturday morning, according to a statement released by Richard Petty Motorsports. He was 81 years old.