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Local Obits for Thu. May 28th, 2015

Banks

James Morris Free, 75, Homer
James Morris Free, age 75, of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, May 28, 2015 at The Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Free was born on February 8, 1940 in Homer, G ...

Barrow

Kevin Lee Longwell, 56, Winder
Kevin Lee Longwell, age 56, of Winder, GA passed away on Monday, May 25, 2015.   He was preceded in death by his father, Carl E. Longwell; sister, Alice Longwell; and br ...
Joe Poole, 60, Winder
Mr. Joe Poole, age 60, of Winder, Georgia passed away at his residence May 24, 2015. A native of Cartersville, Georgia, he was a son of the late John and Grace Poole. Mr. Poole had ...

Forsyth

Jeffery Craig Bell, 38, Cumming
     Jeffery Craig Bell, 38, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Friday, May 22, 2015. He was born on June 16, 1976, in Wiesbaden, Germany. His survivors inclu ...
Mary Rebecca Royal Jacobs, 92, of Cumming, GA died on May 27, 2015.  Born in Walton County, GA on September 25, 1922, she was the daughter of the late John and Adabel Jones Ro ...
  Betty Gilleland Jennings, 75, Cumming, GA passed away on Thursday, May 28, 2015. Betty was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She loved gardening and volunteering ...

Gwinnett

Jesse Sim Davis, 75, Dacula
Mr. Jesse Sim Davis, age 75 of 920 Charles Hall Drive, Dacula, Georgia passed away Friday, May 22, 2015 at Gwinnett Medical Center.   A son of the late Anderson H. and M ...

Habersham

Henry K. Crumley, 96, Cornelia
Henry K. Crumley, age 96, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, May 26, 2015. Mr. Crumley was born on April 26, 1919 in Banks County, Georgia to the late Charles M. and ...
Frances Land DeWitt, 94, Cornelia
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home announces the death of Frances Land DeWitt, age 94, of Cornelia, who passed away Thursday, May 28, 2015 at her son’s residence. ...
Jerry Glenn Fair, 56, Cornelia
Jerry Glenn Fair, age 56 of Cornelia, passed away on Monday, May 25, 2015. Mr. Fair was born on October 2, 1958, in Gainesville, GA, to the late Roy and Maudie Mae Dyer Fair. &n ...

Hall

Violet M. Jones, 83, Gainesville
Graveside Services will be held 4:00pm Friday May 29, 2015 at  Hillside Memorial Gardens for Violet M. Jones, 83, of Gainesville. Randy Ragan will officiate. The F ...
Jamie Louise Perry, 75, Clermont
Jamie Louise Perry age 75 of Clermont passed away May 24, 2015 at her residence after an extended illness. Ms. Perry was preceded in death by her parents, Homer and Lois Crawford P ...
Mr. Theodore “Ted” Thompson of Gainesville, GA passed away on May 22, 2015.  He is preceded in death by his parents Cleveland and Magaline Thompson, sister Cinella ...
Mrs. Patsy Latrelle Bagley, age 77, of Oakwood passed away Sunday, May 24, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center surrounded by family.   Funeral Services will be 11 ...
James L. "Jim" Broome, 72, Gillsville
Funeral services will be held Friday May 29, 2015 at 1:30 p.m. in Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for James “Jim” Lawrence Broome, 72, of Gillsville. Rev. Jeff Gailey an ...
Hermila Cardenas-Chavez, 49, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Hermila Cardenas-Chavez, age 49, of Flowery Branch passed away Saturday, May 23, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.   Funeral Mass will be 11:00 a.m., Friday ...
Rev. Ernest Fuller, 98, Gainesville
Funeral services are scheduled for Friday May 29, 2015 at 11 a.m. at NewBridge Baptist Church for Rev. Ernest Fuller, 98, of Cleveland Highway, Gainesville Georgia passed away peac ...
Rita Jäger, Gainesville
Rita “Kaye” Jäger 67, of Gainesville passed away Friday, May 15, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, May 30, 2 ...
Anita Karen Lunsford, 58, Gainesville
Anita Karen Lunsford, age 58 of Gainesville, passed away Thursday, May 21, 2015 at her residence. Memorial services are scheduled for Thursday, May 28, 2015 at 6:00pm in the Cha ...
Brycen Gage Mannozzi, Inf, Flowery Branch
Funeral services will be held Thursday May 28, 2015 at 1 p.m. at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Infant Brycen Gage Mannozzi, of Flowery Branch. Interment will follow in Su ...
Hoyt Mintz, 75, Gainesville
Mr. Hoyt Mintz age 75 of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday May 26, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be announced at a later date by Memorial Park ...
Gladyce Marcelle Parcell, 94, Gainesville
Gladyce Marcelle Parcell, 94, currently of Gainesville, GA, beloved wife, mother and grandmother, died on 26 May 2015, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center after three bouts of pneu ...
Margie Peck, 86, Gainesville
Mrs. Margie Peck, 86 of Gainesville died Tuesday May 26, 2015 at her residence following an extended illness.   Born in Anniston, Alabama, Mrs. Peck had lived in Hall Co ...

Lumpkin

Betty Ann Brady, 64, Dahlonega
Betty Ann Brady, age 64, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at her home following a brief illness.   Betty was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin ...

Other

                Robert Lemuel O’Camb Sr., 79, of Royston passed away on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at ...

Stephens

Terresa Jo Tatum Purcell, 51, Eastanollee
Mrs. Terresa Jo Tatum Purcell age 51 of 1054 Gooseneck Road, Eastanollee passed away Thursday May, 28, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.   A daughter of the lat ...

White

Gary William Gaylor, 65, Cleveland
Gary William Gaylor, age 65 of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Gaylor was born February 11, 1950 in Oakland, CA. Gary was a ...
Marie Louise Berliner, 79, Sautee
Marie Louise Berliner, age 79 of Sautee, passed away on Monday, May 25, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mrs. Berliner was born on September 4, 1935, in Tampa, FL to th ...
Actress, comedian Anne Meara, nominated for 4 Emmys, dies
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anne Meara, the loopy, lovable comedian who launched a standup career with husband Jerry Stiller in the 1950s and found success as an actress in films, on TV and the stage, has died...
Former GHS Principal Segars dead at 81
Funeral services are set for Thursday for former Gainesville High School Principal Curtis Segars.
Longtime Gainesville doctor remembered at Monday services
A man who practiced medicine for 37 years in Gainesville passed away on Friday, May 15 and will be remembered Monday, May 18 at a memorial service at First Presbyterian Church of Gainesville.
'King of the Blues' B.B. King dead at 89 at home in Vegas
LAS VEGAS (AP) — B.B. King, whose scorching guitar licks and heartfelt vocals made him the idol of generations of musicians and fans while earning him the nickname King of the Blues, died late Thursda...
'Graduate' actress Elizabeth Wilson dies at 94
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Elizabeth Wilson, who built a career as a character actress in films such as "The Graduate" and "9 to 5," has died. She was 94.Wilson, who lived in Branford with her sister, di...
Former House Speaker Jim Wright dies at age 92
DALLAS (AP) — Former U.S. House Speaker Jim Wright, the longtime Texas Democrat who became the first House speaker in the nation's history to be driven out of office in midterm, has died at age 92.The...
'Stand By Me' singer Ben E. King dead at age 76
NEW YORK (AP) — Ben E. King, the unforgettable lead singer for the Drifters and solo star whose plaintive baritone graced such pop and rhythm 'n blues classics as "Stand by Me," ''There Goes My Baby"...
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...