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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.  ...
F1 champion and aviation entrepreneur Niki Lauda dies at 70
Three-time Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, who won two of his titles after a horrific crash that left him with serious burns and went on to become a prominent figure in the aviation industry, has died. He was 70
Gainesville lawyer, who devoted countless hours to environmental causes and his church, dies
According to his obituary, Frank Armstrong's reverence for the earth was demonstrated by his planning of numerous Earth Day programs and his devotion to Elachee Nature Science Center.
Comedian Tim Conway of 'The Carol Burnett Show' dies at 85
Tim Conway, the impish second banana to Carol Burnett who won four Emmy Awards on her TV variety show and formed a lasting comedy partnership with cast member Harvey Korman, has died
Legendary actress and singer Doris Day dead at 97
Doris Day, whose wholesome screen presence stood for a time of innocence in '60s films, has died
Gainesville lawyer, former president of the state bar dies
Doug Stewart was senior litigator with Stewart Melvin & Frost in Gainesville.
Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca in the 'Star Wars' films, dies at 74
Actor Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca in the "Star Wars" films, has died
Former Flowery Branch City Councilwoman dies
Mary Jones died Thursday at her residence at the age of 76.
Joe T. Wood, Sr., longtime Gainesville insurance executive and former state House member, dies
A longtime Gainesville insurance executive, who also served 23 years in the Georgia House of Representatives, died Saturday