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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.  ...
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
NASCAR Modified legend Stefanik dies in plane crash
Mike Stefanik, one of two drivers in NASCAR history to win nine national series or touring championships, died Sunday in a small single-seat plane crash. He was 61.
Eddie Money, 'Two Tickets to Paradise' singer, dies at 70
Eddie Money, the husky-voiced, blue collar rock star known for such hits as "Two Tickets to Paradise" and "Take Me Home Tonight," has died at 70
Best-selling Southern author Anne Rivers Siddons dies at 83
Anne Rivers Siddons, a best-selling Southern author known for novels "Heartbreak Hotel" and "Peachtree Road" has died
T. Boone Pickens, oilman and renewables advocate, dies at 91
T. Boone Pickens, who amassed a fortune as an oil tycoon and corporate raider and gave much of it away as a philanthropist, has died
Best-selling novelist Dorothea Benton Frank dead at 67
Novelist Dorothea Benton Frank, who set such best-sellers as "Sullivan's Island" in her native South Carolina, has died at age 67.
Valerie Harper, TV's sassy, lovable Rhoda, dies at 80
Valerie Harper, a four-time Emmy winner for playing TV's sassy, lovable Rhoda, dies at 80