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Local Obits for Fri. Jun 22nd, 2018

Banks

Clarence Buster Akin, 70, Gillsville
Clarence Buster Akin, age 70, of Gillsville passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.
Mrs. Ruth Jeannette Mealor Bolton,age 84, of Maysville, passed away Wednesday June 20, 2018 at Northridge Medical Center.    Mrs. Bolton was the daughter of the lat ...

Dawson

Tyler Allen Williams, 23, Dawsonville
Tyler Allen Williams, 23, of Dawsonville, GA passed away on Thursday, June 21, 2018 at WellStar Kennestone Hospital, Marietta, GA.  He was a life long resident of Dawson Count ...
Ted Wayne Canup, 42, Dawsonville
Ted Wayne Canup, 42, of Dawsonville passed away Friday June 15, 2018 at his residence following an extended illness. Born August 2, 1975 in Spalding County to the late Alfred Ru ...

Forsyth

Cristina Cruz-Rodriguez 19, of Cumming, Ga passed away June 20, 2018. Cristina was a graduate of Forsyth Central High School. She was also a waitress at Los Rios in Cumming, GA. ...
Martha Frazier, 86, Cumming
Martha Frazier, age 86 of Cumming, passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2018. She was a member of Coal Mountain Baptist Church after being a member of Haw Creek Baptist Church for many ye ...
Ms. Mary Elizabeth “Majie” Rand Dallas, 75, of Cumming, GA, passed away Friday, June 15, 2018.  Majie was born March 12, 1943 in Meridian, MS to the late Charles L ...
Andrew David Shelton, 26, Cumming
Andrew David Shelton, 26, passed away suddenly on June 16th, 2018. He was a bright and beautiful soul that left this earth much too early. His passions were music, specifically ...

Gwinnett

Wendy Reynolds Timler, 44, Dacula
Wendy Reynolds Timler, age 44, of Dacula, GA passed away on Monday, June 4, 2018. She is survived by her husband of eighteen years, Jeffrey D. Timler, Dacula, GA; children, Grace T ...
Rev. Loy Oliver Warwick, age 92 of Grayson formerly of Chamblee and originally of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, June 17, 2017. Rev. Warwick was born July 28, 1925 in Cleveland, ...

Habersham

Monica Rena Brown, 38, Clarkesville
  Monica Rena Brown 38 of Clarksville, Georgia transitioned home on Friday June 15, 2018 after several years of sickness.  She always kept her smile through all she ha ...
Ruth Franklin Jameson, 98, Clarkesville
Ruth Franklin Jameson, age 98 of Clarkesville, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 after a brief illness. Born in Habersham County on March 05, 1920, she was ...
Talvern Denver Sanders, 78, Hollywood Community
Talvern Denver Sanders, age 78 of the Hollywood Community, passed away on Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Born in Franklin, North Carolina on November 24, 1939 to the late Richard and ...
Ronald W. Waters, 70, Clarkesville
Memorial services for Ronald W. Waters, age 70 of Clarkesville will be held at 3:00 PM, Sunday, June 24, 2018 at Clarkesville United Methodist Church.   Mr. Waters passe ...
Levi Dudley Chandler, age 68 of Alto, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 following an extended illness. Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on January 2 ...
Eunice “Ann” H. Mercer, 80, Batesville
  Eunice “Ann” H. Mercer, age 80 left her earthly home in the community of Batesville, Habersham County, Georgia and went to her Heavenly Home on Wednesday, May ...

Hall

Constance “Connie” Jahr Peters, 58, of Gainesville passed away on Thursday, June 21, 2018 at her residence following a brief illness. Arrangements are incomplete and ...
John M. South, 72, Clermont
John M. South , 72 , Clermont ,Ga. passed away June 19 ,2018.  Arrangements later by Wards Funeral Home 758 Main Street .Online condolences at https://urldefense.proofpoint.co ...
Mrs. Olivesue Thayer Wise age 84 of Lula, passed away on Monday, June 18, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, June 23, 2018 at ...
Patsy Yielding, 73, Gainesville
Patsy Yielding age 73 of Gainesville passed away Monday June 18, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Braselton.   Mrs. Yielding was born October 12, 1944 in Fu ...
Mary Jane Carter, 68, Gainesville
Mary Jane Carter, 68, of Gainesville GA passed away on June 21, 2018 at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 23, 2018 in the Chapel of Me ...
Jeffrey Allan Cornett, 63, Flowery Branch
Mr. Jeffrey Allan Cornett, age 63, of Flowery Branch passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at Landmark Hospital, surrounded by his family. Memorial Services will be 11:00 a.m., Sat ...
Dorothy "Marie" Dunagan, 61, Gainesville
Dorothy "Marie" Dunagan Dorothy Marie Dunagan, age 61 of Gainesville, died Monday June 18, 2018 at her residence.  Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June ...
Kimberly Renea Griffin, 57, Gainesville
Kimberly Renea Griffin, age 57 of Gainesville, passed away on June 20, 2018 at her residence. Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 22, 2018 at 11:00am in the Chapel of ...
Quinlan Hendrix, 62, Gainesville
Mr. Quinlan Hendrix, 62 of Gainesville, GA passed on June 18,2018 .  Funeral arrangements will be announced later.
William Joe Ivey, 64, Gainesville
William Joe Ivey, age 64, of Gainesville, GA passed away Wednesday, May 9, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Joanne Ivey. Mr. Ivey is survived by his siste ...
Michael G. Randall, 82, Gainesville
Michael G. Randall, 82, of Gainesville, GA died Wednesday, June 20, 2018.  A native of Buffalo, NY, Mike was the co-owner of Bell’s IGA Market in Hamburg, NY where he al ...

Jackson

Dr. Andrew Crouch, 33, Jefferson
Dr. Andrew Crouch, age 33, of Jefferson died Thursday, June 21, 2018 at Emory Hospital.  Dr. Crouch was born in Atlanta to Bruce and Patricia Moore Crouch of Canton, GA.  ...
Anita Barrett Hayes, 72, Pendergrass
            Anita Barrett Hayes, age 72 of Pendergrass, passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at her residence following an ex ...
Lorenzo Lopez Lopez, 41, Commerce
Mr. Lorenzo Lopez Lopez, age 41, of Commerce, Ga. who passed away on June 20, 2018 at Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital.   Mr. Lopez was the son of the late Antonio ...
Douglas Lloyd Easter, 80, Hoschton
Douglas Lloyd Easter, age 80, of Hoschton passed away Sunday, June 10, 2018. He was a member of 191 Rockwell Lodge and American Legion Post 56 in Jefferson, GA. He enjoye ...

Lumpkin

Dorothy Seabolt Aaron, 73, Dahlonega
Mrs. Dorothy Seabolt Aaron, age 73, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at her residence with her family by her side. Dorothy was born in Lumpkin County on September ...
Bobby David Bennett, 40, Dahlonega
Mr. Bobby David Bennett, age 40, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2018.  Bobby was born on March 21, 1978 in Forsyth County. He was preceded in death by his fathe ...
Martha Grogan Fowler, 94, Dahlonega
Martha Grogan Fowler, 94, of Dahlonega passed away Wednesday June 20, 2018. Born September 6, 1923 in Dawson County to the late Roy and Lillie Mae Grogan, she lived most of her ...
Freddia Panter, 74, Dahlonega
Freddia Panter, 74, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday June 19, 2018 at her residence following a period of declining health. Mrs. Panter was born July 10, 1943 in Lumpkin County ...

Other

Margie Emma Hulsey Barnett, 94, Winston-Salem, NC
Margie Emma Hulsey Barnett, 94, passed away Monday, June 11, 2018, at Homestead Hills Retirement Center in Winston-Salem. A native of Habersham County, GA, she was born F ...
Larry H. Wells, Sr,, 71, Doraville
Larry H. Wells, Sr, age 71, of Doraville, GA passed away Sunday, June 17, 2018. He is survived by his children, Larry, Jr. and Dwan Wells, Lawrenceville, GA, Lawrenceville, GA, Ing ...

Stephens

George Herman Bradley, 91, Toccoa
Mr. George Herman Bradley, age 91 of 139 LeTourneau Drive, Toccoa passed away Thursday, June 21, 2018 at his residence. A son of the late George Crayton Bradley and Rosa McCall ...
Mr. Hoyt Kenneth “Kent” Andrews, age 82 of 967 Wards Circle, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A son of the late H ...
Larry Joe Whiten, 72, Toccoa
Mr. Larry Joe Whiten, age 72 of Oak Creek Circle, Toccoa passed away Monday, June 18, 2018 at the Stephens County Hospital. A son of the late Joe Holmes Whiten and Leona Carroll ...

White

Debra Louise Sanders, 33, Cleveland
Debra Louise Sanders, age 33 of Cleveland, passed away on Tuesday, June 19, 2018. Mrs. Sanders was born on December 16, 1985, in San Francisco, California.  She moved to Cl ...
Anthony James Clifton, 58, Cleveland
Anthony “Tony” James Clifton, age 58 of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2018. Mr. Clifton was born October 14, 1959 in Savannah, GA. Tony was retired Projec ...
Mother of Cong. Doug Collins dies
The mother of 9th District Congressman Doug Collins died Sunday at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.
Flowery Branch councilman Fred Richards dies
Flowery Branch City Councilman Fred Richards has died, officials confirmed on Thursday.
Funeral for Keith Echols scheduled Saturday
The funeral for former Hall County Tax Commissioner Keith Echols will be held Saturday at 2:00 at Memorial Park Funeral Home.
Handbag designer Kate Spade found dead in apparent suicide
Fashion designer Kate Spade found dead in apparent suicide in the bedroom of her Park Avenue apartment
Memorial service set for man whose public safety career spanned 40 years
A man who gave more than half his life to public safety in Jackson and Habersham counties and across Georgia will be remembered in a memorial service Thursday in Jefferson.
Former Georgia QB, Patriots RB Andy Johnson dies at 65
Former Georgia quarterback and New England Patriots running back Andy Johnson has died at 65 after a long illness
Margot Kidder, Lois Lane in the 'Superman' franchise, dies
Margot Kidder, who starred as Lois Lane opposite Christopher Reeve in the "Superman" film franchise of the late 1970s and early 1980s, has died
Former NASCAR driver killed in Franklin County accident
A former NASCAR driver who made his home in Upstate South Carolina and his son are dead as the result of an accident early Saturday morning.