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Local Obits for Mon. Aug 26th, 2019

Forsyth

Fleurette Phyllis Crommett 78, of Cumming, GA passed away on Monday, August 26, 2019. No services are currently scheduled for Ms. Crommett. Condolences may be expressed at ww ...
Denyse C. Fairley, 88, Cumming
Denyse C. Fairley 88 of Cumming, GA passed away on Monday, August 26, 2019. Services will be held in New Hampshire at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdona ...
Leon Jones, Cumming
On October 2nd, 1942, the Chestatee community and Charlie Jones Family was blessed with a beautiful baby boy named Leon Frankie but his friends later called him Pete. He was the se ...

Habersham

Danny Milton Church, 68, Clarkesville
Funeral services for Danny Milton Church, age 68 of Clarkesville, will be held at 11:00 AM, Thursday, August 29, 2019 at Hillside Memorial Chapel.  Pastor Scott Crook will off ...

Hall

John Clinton Donehoo, 78, Gainesville
John Clinton Donehoo was born February 24, 1941, in Scottsboro, AL.  He passed away on Monday, August 26, 2019 due to complications of ALS. He is survived by his wife of 56 ye ...
Preston Grady Dover, 77, Gainesville
Preston Grady Dover, age 77, of Gainesville, GA passed away Monday August 26, 2019. He was born March 15, 1942 to the late Grady and Cora Dover of Murrayville, GA. Preston is pr ...

Jackson

Sammie Ann Vandiver Peek, 91, Commerce
Sammie Ann Vandiver Peek, age 91 of Commerce, GA passed away Monday, Aug. 26, 2019 at her residence.   Born on Nov. 5, 1928 in Homer, GA, she was a CNA with BJC Hospital ...
'NewsHour' host and debate moderator Jim Lehrer dies at 85
A longtime host of the nightly PBS “NewsHour” whose serious, sober demeanor made him the choice to moderate 11 presidential debates, has died
'Naughty boy': Monty Python star Terry Jones dies at 77
Terry Jones, a member of the Monty Python troupe that revolutionized British comedy, has died at age 77
Larsen, who threw only perfect World Series game, dies at 90
Don Larsen, the New York Yankees pitcher who threw the only perfect game in World Series history, has died
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77 weeks after suffering brain hemorrhage
Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019
This year saw the deaths of people who shifted culture through prose, pragmatism and persistence
‘Mame,’ ‘Hello, Dolly!’ composer Jerry Herman dies at 88
Tributes are pouring in from across Broadway in honor of Tony Award-winning composer Jerry Herman
Sam Dayton: Leader of regional planning group for 20 years dies
A Gainesville man who headed the Georgia Mountains Area Planning and Development Commission for 20 years has died.
James Shepherd, who founded Atlanta's Shepherd Center, dies
James Shepherd, the co-founder of a Georgia hospital specializing in spinal injuries, has died