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Local Obits for Tue. Apr 28th, 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 ...
Robert J. Malone, 89, Cumming
Robert J Malone , age 89 , of Atlanta , Ga. , passed away on Wednesday , April 22, 2015 at Embracing Hospice , Cumming Ga. Born April 25, 1925 in Brooklyn , NY to John Joseph Ma ...

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 ...

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. ...
Ferne Simmons Meaders, 73, Mt. Airy
Mrs. Ferne Simmons Meaders, age 73 of 416 Joe Smith Road, Mt. Airy, Georgia passed away Monday, April 27, 2015 at Pruitt Health Toccoa.   A daughter of the late Jesse an ...

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 ...
Susan Elizabeth Brannan, 59, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Susan Elizabeth Brannan, age 59, of Flowery Branch passed away Monday, April 27, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.   Memorial Services will be 7:00 p.m., Fr ...
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.       & ...
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

              Mrs. Willie Pearl Rucker Daniels, age 76, of Commerce, GA died Monday, April 27, 2015 at Gwinnett Me ...
Kenneth Neil Hickox, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Kenneth Neil Hickox, age 77, of Jefferson, who passed away on Sunday, April 26, 2015. Mr. Hickox was born in Delray Beach, Florida, a ...
Mrs. Wilma Jean Perdue Hill, age 76, of Homer, GA died Monday, April 27, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mrs. Hill was born in Gillsville to the late John and Rhodia Wils ...
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 ...
Bonnie Wehunt, 76, Canon
Bonnie Wehunt, age 76, of Canon, GA passed away Monday April 27, 2015. Complete arrangements to be announced by Ward's Funeral Home of Gainesville.

Stephens

  Mr. Charles Wayne McFarlin, age 64 of 3 Matheson Drive, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Saturday, April 25, 2015 at the Atlanta VA Medical Center.   A son of the l ...

White

Edna Mae Pruitt, 88, Cleveland
Barrett Funeral home of Cleveland announces the death of Edna Mae Pruitt, age 88. of Cleveland. Ms. Pruitt passed away Tuesday April 28, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. ...
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.