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Local Obits for Wed. May 15th, 2019

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Martha Alice Francis, 68, Winder
Martha Alice Francis, age 68, of Winder passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2019.  Survivors include her daughter Mary Alice Moulder; son Richard Scott Rogers; grandchildren Mercer ...

Forsyth

Joel Max Green, 86, Cumming
On Wednesday, May 15, 2019, Joel Max Green peacefully passed away at the age of 86. He will be loving remember by his wife of 56 years, Beverly (Benton) Green, and their son, Steve ...
Ivan Buddy Samples, 92, Cumming
Mr. Ivan Buddy Samples, age 92, passed away peacefully on May 15, 2019. Buddy was born in Cumming, GA on June 18, 1926. Buddy was a veteran who served in the U.S. Army during the 1 ...
Calvin "Cal" Shiver, 80, Cumming
Calvin "Cal" Shiver 80, of Cumming, GA passed away on Wednesday, May 15, 2019. A service for Cal will be held at a later date in Eufaula, Alabama. Condolences may b ...

Gwinnett

Gene Jesse Snyder, 90, Dacula
Mr. Gene Jesse Snyder, age 90, of Dacula passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at his residence, surrounded by his family. Memorial Services will be 4:00 p.m., Sunday, May 19, 201 ...
Wynell Waycaster, 78, Buford
Wynell Waycaster, age 78, of Cartersville, GA and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, May 15, 2019. She was preceded in death by her parents, Homer Waycaster, Sr. and ...

Habersham

Percy Frank "Trey" Martin III, 46, Clarkesville
Mr. Percy Frank “Trey” Martin III, age 46, of Clarkesville, passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2019. Mr. Martin was born in Mobile Alabama to Frank and Joan Martin, but ...
Lester Thomas, 74, New York formerly of Alto
Lester Thomas, age 74 of New York formerly of Alto, passed away on Wednesday, May 15, 2019. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced soon. An online guest re ...

Hall

Christy Shay Woods, 49, Gainesville
Christy Shay Woods, age 49, passed away on May 15, 2019, in the cardiac care unit of Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA.  She was born December 22, 1969, in A ...
Christopher Blake Proctor, 35, Gainesville
Mr. Christopher Blake Proctor age 35 of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday May 15, 2019 at his residence following a sudden illness.  Funeral services are scheduled for T ...

Jackson

Roy Tanner, Jr, Commerce
Roy Tanner, Jr. passed away May 15, 2019, at his home in Banks Crossing.    Mr. Tanner was born on March 7, 1930 in Pumpkin Center, Georgia in Hall County.  He ...

Lumpkin

Jerry Boatfield, 82, Dahlonega
 Mr. Jerry W. Boatfield, age 82, of Dahlonega passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2019. Mr. Boatfield was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County.  He was born on ...

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Eleanor Deal Law, 83, Clayton
 Eleanor Deal Law, (83), of Clayton, Georgia, wife of Albert Keith Law, passed away at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Georgia, on May 15, 2019.  ...
Wayne Colston, first principal of Mt. Vernon Elementary School, dies at age 66
The man who served as the first principal of Mt. Vernon Elementary School has died at the age of 66.
'Good Times' Ja'Net DuBois dies; co-wrote 'Jeffersons' theme
Ja’Net DuBois, who played the vivacious neighbor Willona Woods on “Good Times” and composed and sang the theme song for “The Jeffersons,” has died
Kennesaw State's second president, Betty Siegel, dies at 89
Kennesaw State University is mourning the death of its second president, Dr. Betty L
Bill Ensley, coach who revitalized UNG basketball program, dies at 84
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020 for the man who is credited with reviving the basektball program at the University of North Georgia in Dahlonega.
Robert Conrad, star of "The Wild, Wild West," dies at 84
Robert Conrad, the rugged, contentious actor who starred in the hugely popular 1960s television series "Hawaiian Eye" and "The Wild, Wild West," has died
Gainesville banker Bill Galardi dies
Gainesville banker Bill Galardi has died at the age of 73 following a long illness.
Actor-comedian Orson Bean, 91, hit and killed by car in LA
Authorities in Los Angeles say actor and comedian Orson Bean was hit and killed by a car in Los Angeles
Kirk Douglas, longtime influential movie star, dies at 103
Kirk Douglas, the muscular actor with the dimpled chin who starred in "Spartacus," "Lust for Life" and dozens of other films and helped fatally weaken the Hollywood blacklist, has died at 103