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Local Obits for Thu. May 9th, 2019

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Rafael Agosto, 82, Winder
Rafael Agosto, age 82, of Winder passed away Thursday, May 9, 2019.  A Celebration of Life will be held 10:30 am Sunday, May 12, 2019 at the Hostess House, 299 Cedar Creek Roa ...

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Steven I. Cochran, 59, Cumming
Steven I. Cochran, age 59, of Cumming, passed away Thursday, May 9, 2019. He was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church where he loved playing the drums at Church and during the Oak ...
Bobby Gene Hughes, 82, Cumming
Bobby Gene Hughes, 82, of Cumming passed away Thursday, May 9, 2019.  A loving husband, father, and uncle, Bobby Gene was an avid wood worker, and enjoyed taking care of his l ...

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Maria DeJesus Burciaga-Alavarez, age 92, of Buford, GA passed away Thursday, May 9, 2019. She was preceded in death by husband,  Felix Zuniga. Mrs. Burciaga-Alavarez is surviv ...
Maureen Anne Clement, 82, Suwanee
Maureen Anne Clement, 82 of Suwanee, Georgia passed away on Thursday, May 9, 2019.  Maureen was born on June 2, 1936 in Syracuse, New York and was the daughter of the late Roy ...
Stephen Joseph Tanski, 67, Suwanee
Mr. Stephen Joseph Tanski, 67, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Thursday, May 9, 2019. Mr. Tanski was a retired Rural Carrier with the United States Postal Service and also a membe ...

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Steven Lance Ayers, 71, Gainesville
Mr. Steven Lance Ayers, age 71 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral services are schedule ...
Jenny Hartley Smith, 85, Gainesville
  Surrounded by those she loved in her daughter’s home, Jenny Hartley Smith, made her journey into her heavenly home on May 9, 2019.  She was greeted at the fron ...
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