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Local Obits for Sun. May 26th, 2019

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Helen Johnson Sampson, 95, Winder
Helen Johnson Sampson, age 95, of Winder passed away Sunday, May 26, 2019.  Ms. Sampson served in World War II as a nurse in the United States Army and received a WWII Victory ...
Robert Marvin Edwards, 78, Hoschton
Robert Marvin Edwards of Hoschton, Georgia, passed away at home on Sunday, May 26, 2019, at the age of 78 after a valiant battle with cancer. Bob was born in Washington, DC the ...

Dawson

Maylon Mayfield, 57, Dawsonville
Funeral services will be held Wednesday May 29, 2019, at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Ward’s Funeral Home for Maylon Mayfield, 57, of Dawsonville. Rev. Phillip Wehunt will offici ...

Forsyth

Elena del Coro, 58, Cumming
Elena del Coro, 58, passed away at Northside Hospital on May 23, 2019 at 1:50 pm after an arduous battle with multiple ailments brought on by a rare autoimmune disease. She is s ...
Clarence Joseph (C.J.) Fostin, 93, Cumming, formerly of Lima, OH
Clarence Joseph Fostin, age 93, of Cumming, GA, formerly of Lima, OH, passed away Sunday, May 26, 2019.  C.J. was born in 1925, to the late Alford and Matilda Fostin. C.J. ...
Jose De Jesus Ramirez-Libra 27, of Cumming, GA passed away on Sunday, May 26, 2019. Private services for family and friends will be held at a later date.  Condolences ma ...

Gwinnett

Amalie Reeves Helbert Harvill, 82, of Duluth, GA died May 26, 2019. A memorial service will be held Monday, June 3, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the Duluth First United Methodist Church w ...
Marta Taltique, 90, Dacula
Marta Taltique, age 90 of Dacula, GA, died Sunday, May 26, 2019. Funeral service will be held Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 10 AM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Interment will follo ...

Habersham

Sara Swartz Williams, 87, Cornelia
Sara Swartz Williams, age 87 of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, May 26, 2019, of natural causes.    Born in Norfolk, Virginia on November 23, 1931 to th ...
James Ronald Wood, 77, Clarkesville
James Ronald “Ron” Wood, age 77, of Clarkesville passed away Sunday, May 26, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM, Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at Hillside Memori ...

Hall

Harvey Wilson Roberts, 73, Flowery Branch
Harvey Wilson Roberts, Jr. 73, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, May 26, 2019 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 in the ...
Hilda Kimsey Walker, 95, Gainesville
Hilda Kimsey Walker was born April 10, 1924 in Gainesville, Georgia to Eva Bell Kimsey and Mark Kimsey. On Sunday, May 26, Hilda, then 95, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus ...
Albert David Williams, Gainesville
Mr. Albert David Williams of Gainesville, Georgia passed on Sunday, May 26, 2019. Arrangements announced later. Young's Funeral Home W.Roger Young, Chris Young and Kon ...

Lumpkin

Ralph Eugene Black, Sr., 90, Dahlonega
Ralph Eugene Black Sr. 90, of Dahlonega left this earthly world to be with the Lord at 4:30 am on May 26, 2019. Mr. Black was born August 5, 1928 in Atlanta, Ga to Joseph Johnso ...

Other

Carla Loudermilk Lanier, age 57 of Cannon, passed away on Sunday, May 26, 2019. Born in Atlanta, Georgia on August 19, 1961 to June Shirley Loudermilk of Macon and the late James ...

Towns

Ronald Everett Campbell, 61, Hiawassee
Mr. Ronald Everett Campbell, 61 of Hiawassee passed away Sunday May 26, 2019. A memorial service will be held at 2:30 on Saturday 08 June 2019 at the First Baptist Church at 296 ...
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