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Local Obits for Tue. May 14th, 2019

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Gregory "Greg" Smith, 62, Winder
Gregory “Greg” Smith, age 62, of Winder, GA passed away Tuesday, May 14, 2019. He was preceded in death by father, Henry V. Smith. Mr. Smith is survived by his wife ...

Forsyth

Zora Johnson, 61, Cumming
  Zora Johnson 61, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Tuesday May 14, 2019. Ms. Johnson’s visitation will be held at McDonald and Son Funeral Home and Crematory on ...

Gwinnett

Charles “Chad” Theodore Phillips, Jr., age 50, passed away at his home in Suwanee, GA, on May 14 2019. Chad attended Berkmar High School where he played soccer and w ...

Hall

Willie G. Jackson, 90, Gainesville
Willie G. Jackson, 90, of Gainesville, GA, died May 14, 2019. Survivors include his wife, Vera Neal Jackson; children, Dianne Jackson, Deloris Jackson, Carol Jackson, Timothy (S ...
Joy Faye Loden, 67, Lula
Joy Fay Loden, 67, of Lula passed away Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 16, 2019 ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Kimberly Adams “Kim” Brookshire, age 52, of Pendergrass, who passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2019. Mrs. Brookshire was bo ...
Martha Jane Rogers, Clermont
Martha Jane Rogers died Tuesday, May 14, 2019 following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, May 17, 2019 at Holly Springs Baptist Church.&nbs ...
George Mack Walls, 81, Gainesville
   George Mack Walls, age 81 of Gainesville, Georgia passed into heaven Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at his residence.  Funeral services are scheduled for 1:00 pm Fr ...
Carol “Mama C” Weschler passed away peacefully and surrounded by her family on Tuesday, May 14th.  Carol was preceded in death by her parents Rev. C.E. Vaughan and ...

Jackson

George Franklin Sweet, 88, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. George Franklin Sweet, age 88 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, May 15, 2019.  Mr. Sweet was born in Michiga ...

Lumpkin

Eunice Ledford, 83, Dahlonega
Eunice Ledford, age 83 of Dahlonega, passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2019. Mrs. Ledford was born on January 3, 1936, in Lumpkin County, to the late Wesley and Martha Lou Etris D ...

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Mary H. Stevens, 83, Hiawasee, formerly of Dallas, Ga.
Mary H. Stevens, age 83, of Hiwassee, Georgia, formerly of Dallas, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, May 14, 2019. Mrs. Stevens was born in National City, California to William and ...

Rabun

Karan Belinda Cathey passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 14.  A lifelong Rabun County resident, Karan was the daughter of Ellis and Kate Cathey, late of Mountain City. She ...

Stephens

Rex Anderson, 81, Eastanollee
Mr. Rex Anderson, age 81 of Eastanollee ByPass, Eastanollee passed away Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at the Stephens County Hospital. A son of the late Rev. John Oscar Anderson and Mar ...

White

Hugh Thomas Blackburn, 78, Sautee-Nacoochee
Mr. Hugh Thomas Blackburn, age 78, of Sautee-Nacoochee, passed away Tuesday, May 14, 2019. Mr. Blackburn was born in White County to the late Thomas Hester and Bonnie Brown Blac ...
'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
Cokie Roberts, longtime political journalist, dies at 75
Cokie Roberts, daughter of politicians who went on the become famous as a political reporter and analyst, dies at 75
Rocker Ric Ocasek, frontman of The Cars, dead at 75
Ric Ocasek, frontman for The Cars rock band, has been found dead in a New York City apartment