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Local Obits for Thu. May 2nd, 2019

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William Richard Aiken, 51, Winder
William Richard Aiken, age 51, of Winder passed away Thursday, May 2, 2019.  Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.

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Barbara Louise Prange of Cumming, GA passed away peacefully Thursday May 2, 2019. No services are planned at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com ...

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George Talmadge Pugh, 83, Sugar Hill
George Talmadge Pugh, age 83, of Sugar Hill, GA, passed away Thursday, May 2, 2019. He was preceded in death by his wife of fifty years, Elizabeth Ann Pugh; parents, James A. and A ...

Habersham

Grady Simmemon, 77, Alto
Grady Simmemon, age 77, of Alto, Georgia passed away on Thursday, May 2, 2019.   Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Whitfield Funeral Homes & Crema ...

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Mary Lucille Sharpe Jones, 76, Flowery Branch
Mary Lucille Sharpe Jones age 76 of Flowery Branch passed away on Thursday May 02, 2019 at her residence.           Funeral services ...
Roy Edward Lowe, 87, Gainesville
Roy Edward Lowe lost his battle with Parkinson’s and passed away on May 2, 2019 in Gainesville, Georgia. He was one of 9 children born to Luther and Sara “Dolly” ...
Alice Stewart, 65, Gainesville
Alice Stewart, 65, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Thursday May 2, 2019. Alice was predeceased by her parents James and Martha Crabtree. She was survived by her childr ...

Jackson

Samuel Richard Standridge, Sr., age 78 of Commerce, GA passed away Thursday, May 2, 2019.   Born on April 20, 1941 in Commerce, GA, he was the son of the late Ruel and A ...

Lumpkin

Virginia Lee Robertson, 53, Dahlonega
Mrs. Virginia Lee Robertson, age 53, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, May 2, 2019. Virginia was born in Dahlonega on February 28, 1966 to the late Edwin and Theresa Cantrell R ...

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  Walter R. Dowdy, age 64, of Clarke County, Georgia formerly of Stone Mountain, Georgia passed away on Thursday, May 2, 2019.    Mr. Dowdy was born on Ma ...

Stephens

Ronald James Savage, 43, Toccoa
Mr. Ronald James Savage age 43 of Toccoa passed away May 2, 2019 in Franklin County.  A son of Johnny Bohannon and Kathy Johnson, he was born February 7, 1976 in Stephens C ...
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