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Local Obits for Mon. Feb 11th, 2019

Dawson

Jean Worthy Tatum, 90, Dawsonville
Jean Worthy Tatum, age 90, of Dawsonville, formerly of Alpharetta, passed away Monday, February 11, 2019. She was a member of Alpha Reformed Baptist Church in Cumming. She is prece ...
Violet “Dude” Harper, 90, Dawsonville
Violet “Dude” Harper, 90, of Dawsonville passed away Monday February 11, 2019 following a period of declining health. Born July 20, 1928 to the late Alan and Lois Pi ...

Forsyth

Bradley Franklin Vaughn, 48, of Cumming passed away Monday, February 11, 2019.  Bradley was a loving husband, father, son and brother who loved cooking outdoors, especially bo ...
James Loy Lee, 82, Cumming
James Loy Lee, 82, of Cumming passed away Monday, February 11, 2019.  A loving father, grandfather, brother and friend, James was the hardest working man to ever walk the face ...

Gwinnett

Addie Mae Haddon Wilkerson, age 96, of Suwanee, GA passed away Monday, February 11, 2019. She was preceded in death by husband, Amie Lee Wilkerson; parents, John and Nellie Scott H ...

Hall

Bryan Keith Bryson, 56, Gainesville
Bryan Keith Bryson, age 56 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, February 11, 2019. Keith was born on January 7, 1963, in Hiawassee, Georgia to Bryan and Sabra Palmer Bryson.&n ...
Nell Reed Hanes, 92, Chestnut Mt.
Nell Reed Hanes, beloved wife and devoted mother, died at the age of 92 on Monday February 11, 2019.  She was born November 5, 1926 to the parents of D.T. and Ozie Reed of Che ...
Gaynell Hawks, Gainesville
Gaynell Hawks Wells was born January 5, 1925 to the late Willis and (Beulah Little) Hawks in Madison County, GA.   She departed this life on February 11, 2019 after a lon ...
Charles Paul Lehman Jr, 77, Gainesville
Charles Paul Lehman Jr., age 77, of Gainesville, GA, passed away on Monday, February 11, 2019. Charles was born in 1942, to the late Charles Paul, Sr. and Mary Jane Lehman. He was ...

Jackson

Jeffery Scott Wilson, 54, Hoschton
Jeffery Scott Wilson, age 54, Jeffery was of the Christian faith and  loved spending time with his family.  He enjoyed going fishing and camping.  Jeffery was a Geor ...
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