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Local Obits for Fri. Jan 17th, 2020

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Patricia Kay Canup, 74, Winder
Patricia Kay Canup, age 74, of Winder passed away Friday, January 17, 2020.  Funeral services will be determined.  Funeral arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 5 ...

Forsyth

Carmen Mercedes Martinez 86, of Cumming, Ga passed away on Friday, January 17, 2020. Carmen is preceded in death by her son Erasmo Martinez Jr. She is survived by her beloved ...

Gwinnett

Nancy Young Hooper, 73, Buford
Nancy Young Hooper, age 73, of Buford, GA passed away Friday, January 17, 2020.  She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-two years, Monroe Hooper; parents, Ray and L ...

Habersham

Anthony Ellison, 62, Clarkesville
Anthony William "Tony" Ellison, age 62 of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Friday, January 17, 2020. Born in Habersham County on August 9, 1957, Tony was the son o ...
J. C. Mealor, 73, Mt. Airy
Graveside services for J. C. Mealor, age 73 of Mt. Airy will be held at 12:00 PM, Saturday, January 18, 2020 at Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery, Baldwin. Mr. Mealor passed away ...

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Mitchell Kegan Brett, 26, Flowery Branch
Mr. Mitchell Kegan Brett, age 26, of Flowery Branch passed away Friday, January 17, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton. Funeral Mass will be 10:30 a.m., ...
Zacq Billy Reid, Murrayville
Mr. Zacq Billy Reid of Murrayville, GA, passed away January 17, 2020 after a sudden illness. Born April 7, 1939 in Maysville, GA, he was a graduate of Gainesville High School and e ...
Mildred Marie Crawford, 78, Flowery Branch
Miss Mildred Marie Crawford, 78, of Flowery Branch passed away Friday, January 17, 2020.   Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 22, 2020 in the ...
Lorraine I. Neale, 90, Gainesville
Mrs. Lorraine I. Neale, 90 of Gainesville passed away Friday January 17, 2020. Services to be announced later. Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, 355 Dawsonvi ...
Zach BIlly Reed, 80, Murrayville
Zach Billy Reid, 80 of Murrayville passed away Friday January 17, 2020. Services are incomplete and will be announced later. Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Barbara Faye Whitehead Rowland, age 83 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Thursday, January 16, 2020.  Mrs. Rowland was ...

Lumpkin

James Benny Chester, 66, Dahlonega
  Mr. James Benny Chester, age 66, of Dahlonega, passed away Friday, January 17, 2020.   Mr. Chester was born in Lumpkin County on September 29, 1953 to the late ...
John ("Gus") Lennon Evans, 73, Dahlonega
Mr. John ("Gus") Lennon Evans was born February 17, 1946 in Mobile, AL and died in Dahlonega, GA on January 17, 2020 where he had lived since 1980. He was predeceased by ...
Amy B. Waters, 85, Dahlonega
Mrs. Amy B. Waters, age 85, of Dahlonega, passed away Friday, January 17, 2020. Mrs. Waters was born in Alabama on June 11, 1934 to the late George and Wanda Mae Golden Mason.&n ...
Shelby White, 19, Dawsonville
Shelby White, 19, of Dawsonville passed away Friday January 17, 2020. Shelby was born March 14, 2000 and was a 2018 graduate of Dawson County High School.  She was pre ...
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