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Local Obits for Mon. Apr 27th, 2015

Dawson

Lemma W. Swafford, 87, Dawsonville
Lemma W. Swafford, 87, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday April 26, 2015 at Gold City Convalescent Center following a period of declining health. Born May 15, 1927 in Dawson Coun ...

Forsyth

Joseph Colmore Creason, 90, Cumming
Joseph Colmore Creason, age 90, passed away on April 26, 2015. Joe was a member of the Cumming Church of Christ and former member and deacon of the East Point Church of Christ. He ...

Gwinnett

Funeral services for Donald Edward "Donny" Alexander, age 74 of Dacula will be held on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 11:00 AM from the Ebenezer United Methodist Church with ...
Jerry James Manning, 66, Dacula
Jerry James Manning, age 66, of Dacula, GA passed away on Wednesday, April 8, 2015.  He was preceded in death by his mother, Louise Manning Mangrum; stepfather, Dan Mangrum; s ...
Mabel Stephens Pass, 89, Buford
Mrs. Mabel Stephens Pass, age 89, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, April 25, 2015. She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-eight years, Bothwell Pass, Jr.; parents, ...

Habersham

Joseph Allen Martin, Sr., 69, Clarkesville
Joseph Allen Martin, Sr., 69, of Clarksville passed away on Saturday, April 25, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Memorial services will be he ...
Loyd McNabb, 88, Demorest
Loyd McNabb, age 88 of Demorest, passed away Saturday, April 24, 2015, at The Oaks at Scenic View. Born on November 23, 1926, he was a son of the late Olen and Mae Smith McNabb. ...

Hall

Gerald L Berthold, 76, Braselton
Gerald L. Berthold age 76 of Braselton passed away Thursday April 23, 2015. Complete arrangements to be announced by Ward's Funeral Home of Gainesville. 
Landen James Morton, 2, Gainesville
Landen James Morton, age 2, of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, April 26, 2015 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Funeral services will be held Thursday, April 3 ...
Luis Burneo, 78, Gainesville
?Luis Burneo, 78, of Gainesville, died Saturday April 25, 2015.    Little & Davenport Funeral Home & Crematory, Gainesville.
Gurvin W. Collins, 95, Gainesville
Gurvin W. Collins, 95, of Gainesville, Ga passed away Sunday April 26, 2015. Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, Gainesville GA.
Daisye M. Faust, 79, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Daisye M. Faust, age 79, of Flowery Branch passed away on Saturday, April 25, 2015, due to injuries received in an automobile accident.   Funeral Services will be 2 ...
Margie S. McGill, 80, Gainesville
Margie S. McGill, 80, of Gainesville passed away Friday, April 24, 2015 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Lithia Springs on June 3, 1934, she was the daughte ...
William Edward “Bill” Moore, Jr., 70, of Gainesville, GA died on April 25, 2015.  Born in Kenton, OH he was the son of the late William Edward Moore, Sr. and Nita ...
Betty Sue Simonds Parker, 68, Gainesville
            Mrs. Betty Sue Simonds Parker, age 68, of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, April 26, 2015 at Northeast Geor ...
James H. Salter, 80, Gainesville
James H. Salter, 80, of Gainesville, GA. passed away on Sunday, April 26, 2015. Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, 355 Dawsonville Hwy, Gainesville, GA 30501.
Alejandra Solorio, 92, Gainesville
Alejandra Solorio, 92, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, April 24, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.
Alejandra Solorio, 92, Gainesville
Alejandra Solorio, 92, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, April 24, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.       & ...
Alejandra Solorio, 92, Gainesville
Alejandra Solorio, 92, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, April 24, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.       & ...
William H. Thomas, 89, Flowery Branch
William H. Thomas, 89, of Flowery Branch passed away on Saturday, April 25, 2015 at New Horizons Lanier Park.   Mr. Thomas was born on May 8, 1925 in Fulton County to ...
Lillie M. Turner, 80, Gainesville
Lillie M. Turner, age 80, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Tuesday, April 14, 2015.  She was preceded in death by her son, Samuel Turner.  She is survived by her husband ...
Janet Marie Ueberschaer, 81, Hoschton
UEBERSCHAER Janet Marie Ueberschaer, née Gargiulo, 81, of Hoschton, passed away April 25, 2015.  Janet was born in Summit, NJ in 1933 and received a B.S. in Business in ...
Betty F. Weedlun, 90, Buford
Mrs. Betty F. Weedlun, age 90, of Buford passed away Friday, April 24, 2015 at her residence, surrounded by family.   Memorial Services will be 3:00 p.m., Monday, April ...
Robert Lee Worley, 84, Gainesville
Robert Lee Worley age 84 of Gainesville passed away Sunday April 26, 2015 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Mr. Worley was born October 7, 1930 ...

Jackson

Rickey Lamar Everett, 57, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Rickey Lamar Everett, age 57, of Winterville who passed away on April 23rd, 2015.    He was the son of the late ...
Margaret Purcell Lacy, 92, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Margaret Purcell Lacy, age 92, of Commerce who passed away on Thursday April 23rd, 2015.  She was born in Banks County, Geo ...

Lumpkin

Mrs. Lillie “Christine” Jarrard Burt age 82 of Dahlonega passed away on April 24, 2015, following a sudden illness.  Mrs. Burt was born in Habersham County and liv ...

Other

Willie Earl Bush, Jr., 74, Chamblee
       Mr. Willie Earl Bush, Jr., age 74 of Chamblee, passed away on Sunday, April 26, 2015 at his brother’s residence following an extended ...

White

Dianne Duncan, 72, Cleveland
Dianne Duncan, age 72 of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday, April 26, 2015 at her residence. Mrs. Duncan was born on October 3, 1942, in Panama City, Florida, to the late Thomas ...
Hallie Mae Chambers Warwick, age 98 of Cleveland passed away on Monday, April 27, 2015. Ms. Warwick was born in Habersham County on June 10, 1916 to the late Jim and Minnie Cham ...
Percy Sledge, who sang 'When A Man Loves a Woman,' dies
MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. (AP) — Percy Sledge, who soared from part-time singer and hospital orderly to lasting fame with his aching, forlorn performance on the classic "When a Man Loves a Woman," died Tues...
Richard Dysart, who starred in 'L.A. Law,' dies at 86
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Richard Dysart, a veteran stage and screen actor who played senior partner Leland McKenzie in the long-running TV courtroom drama "L.A. Law," has died after a long illness. He was 8...
Actor Geoffrey Lewis, father to Juliette Lewis, dies at 79
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Geoffrey Lewis, a prolific television actor and frequent co-star of Clint Eastwood, died Tuesday at the age of 79.Carleen Donovan, a publicist for his daughter, actress Juliette Lew...
Dr. Larry Morris, a founding member of Longstreet Clinic, dies
One of the founding members of the Longstreet Clinic, Dr. Larry Allen Morris, has died at the age of 80.
Actor who played 'Dukes of Hazzard' sheriff dies at age 88
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Prolific character actor James Best, best known for playing the giggling and inept Sheriff Rosco P. Coltrane on "The Dukes of Hazzard," has died. He was 88.His wife of 29 years, D...
Former Hall Co. Solicitor Smith dies at 78
Douglas E. Smith, a former Hall County Court Solicitor who practiced law for more than 35 years in Gainesville, has died.
Nath Hayes: Gainesville businessman, community volunteer dies
A Gainesville man, active in a number of local organizations from the Jaycees to the Salvation Army, has died.