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Local Obits for Thu. Jul 25th, 2019

Banks

Mary Evelyn Maddox Bennett Porter, age 85 of Commerce, GA passed away Thursday, July 25, 2019.   Born on June 5, 1934 in Carnesville, GA she was the daughter of the late ...

Forsyth

Mark Allen Prins, 53, Cumming
Mark Allen Prins 53, of Cumming, GA passed away on Thursday, July 25, 2019. Mark is predeceased in death by his father; Mr. Tracy Prins. He is survived by his beloved wife; Alison ...

Gwinnett

Thelma Porter Thrasher, age 93, of Buford, GA passed away Thursday, July 25, 2019. She was preceded in death by her parents, George W. and Mamie Ward Porter; sisters, Lona Roberts ...

Habersham

Susann Jarrett, 75, Demorest
Susann Jarrett, age 75 of Demorest, passed away Thursday, July 25, 2019.  No formal services will be held.    Habersham Crematory (678-617-2210) of Cornelia ...
A celebration of life service for Evelyn Christine (Chrissie) Waugh, age 88 of Clarkesville, will be held at First Presbyterian Church of Clarkesville on Saturday, August 3, 2019 a ...
Betty Bohannon Wilson, 89, Demorest
Betty Bohannon Wilson, age 89 of Demorest, passed away on Thursday, July 25, 2019. Born in Demorest, Georgia on November 30, 1929 to the late John Lamb & Kate Fennell Boha ...

Hall

Charles H. Gaddis, 82, Gainesville
Mr. Charles H. Gaddis age 82 of Gainesville passed away on Thursday July 25, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services are schedu ...
Christopher Alan Presley, born April 20, 1963, passed away on July 25 2019, leaving behind two daughters (Rachel and Allison) and four grandchildren. Chris always enjoyed a ...
Bronica Michelle Brown, 47, Gainesville
Miss Bronica Michelle Brown, 47, of Athens, GA, formerly of Gainesville, GA, was born April 11, 1972 to Mr. James Brown and the late Mrs. Ethelene Brown.  She departed this li ...
Mrs. Mary J McIntosh Dubose Lewis departed this physical life on 07/25/2019. She is preceded in death by her husband Mr. Nathaniel Pete Lewis. Her Mother and Father Willie and Od ...
Hazel Thompson, 89, Gainesville
Hazel Thompson age 89 of Gainesville, GA passed away on July 25, 2019. Professional Services Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home. 

Jackson

Jack Dempsey Little, 89, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Jack Dempsey Little, age 89 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Thursday, July 25, 2019.  Mr. Little was born in Hall Cou ...
Ethelene Bronner Randolph, 93, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Ethelene Bronner Randolph, age 93 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Thursday, July 25, 2019.  Mrs. Randolph was born i ...
Acclaimed novelist Ernest Gaines dies at 86
Novelist Ernest J. Gaines, whose poor childhood on a small Louisiana plantation germinated stories of black struggles that grew into universal stories of grace and beauty, has died
1st black Georgia senator elected post-Reconstruction dies
A former Georgia state senator who was the first black lawmaker elected to the upper chamber after Reconstruction has died
'Maude' co-star, character actor Bill Macy dies at 97
Bill Macy, foil to Bea Arthur's feminist wife in '70s sitcom 'Maude,' dies at 97
Retired, longtime Gainesville school official dies
A retired, longtime Gainesville school official, former Asst. Supt. Otis Ellenberg, has died.
Rep. Elijah Cummings was a sharecropper's son, took on Trump
Congressman Elijah E. Cummings has died to complications from longstanding health challenges, his office said. He was 68.
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile drummer, dies at 80
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and propulsive drummer, dies at 80
Diahann Carroll, Oscar-nominated, pioneering actress, dies
Diahann Carroll, the Oscar-nominated actress and singer who won critical acclaim as the first black woman to star in a non-servant role in a TV series as "Julia," has died at 84.
Ex-French President Chirac, who stood up to US, dies at 86
Jacques Chirac, a two-term French president who was the first leader to acknowledge France's role in the Holocaust and defiantly opposed the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, has died at age 86