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Local Obits for Wed. Feb 6th, 2019

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Eric Wesley Pritchett, 52, Auburn
Eric Wesley Pritchett, age 52, of Auburn, GA passed away Wednesday, February 6, 2019. He was preceded in death by his father, Wilbur H. Pritchett, and brother, Wilbur H. Pritchett, ...

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Marta Mariana Peppin, 61, Cumming
Marta Mariana Peppin, age 61, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Wednesday, February 6, 2019. She was born in Colombia in 1957, to Francisco and Barbara Gomez. When Marta was young, sh ...
Kathy Ann Nichols, 61, Cumming
Kathy Ann Nichols 61, of Cumming, GA. passed away on February 6, 2019. Visitation will be from 2-3pm on Monday, February 11, 2019 at McDonald and Son Funeral Home. Memorial s ...
Elsie Christine Phillips, age 88, of Cumming, GA passed away on February 06, 2019. She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry W. Phillips. She is survived by her daughter & ...
Barbara Ann Thomas, 70, Cumming
Barbara Ann Thomas 70, of Cumming, GA. passed away on February 6, 2019. Barbara is predeceased in death by her brothers; David Mobley, and Ronnie Mobley. She is survived by her ...

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  Louise Mary Smith Capanyola, age 90, of Hoschton, GA passed away Wednesday, February 6, 2019. She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-two years, Perry F. Capany ...

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Elbert Kimsey, 86, Baldwin
Funeral services for Elbert Kimsey, age 86 of Baldwin, will be held at 2:00 PM, Thursday, February 7, 2018 at Hillside Memorial Chapel.  Rev. Billy Burrell will officiate with ...

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Willie Nathaniel Bell, 57, Gainesville
Willie Nathaniel Bell, 57, of Gainesville, GA, died February 6, 2019. Survivors include wife of 34 years, Michelle Poole Bell of Gainesville, GA; daughter, Kiana (Shari) Poole; ...
Charles Preston Clark, 81, Gainesville
  Charles Preston Clark, 81 of Gainesville died on February 6, 2019.  He was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee on January 13, 1938.  He is survived by a son, Lyn Cla ...
Patricia Lillian Lundie, 83, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Patricia Lillian Lundie, 83, of Flowery Branch passed away Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Funeral services will ...
Marjorie Joyce Pinson Black, 82, Gainesvlle
Marjorie Joyce Pinson Black died peacefully on Wednesday, February 6th, surrounded by her family. She was 82.   Marge was born on November 17th, 1936, one of three daugh ...
Betty L. Skelton, 86, Gainesville
Betty L. Skelton, 86, of Gainesville passed away Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at New Horizon’s Lanier Park following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 1 ...
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