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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Jan 18th, 2010

Banks

Ernest Jerry Pickens, 69, Maysville
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Ernest Jerry Pickens, age 69, of Maysville, who passed away on January 18, 2010. Mr. Pickens was born on December 18, 1949 in Truman, ...

Dawson

James R. Lee, 55, Dawsonville
James R. Lee, 55, of Dawsonville died Monday January 18, 2010 at his residence following an extended illness.Born June 25, 1954 to the late Rufus and Nellie Lee, he lived most of h ...
Lois Rainey, 93, Dawsonville
Mrs. Lois Rainey, age 93, of Dawsonville passed away Monday, January 18, 2010 following an extended illness. She was a member of Lighthouse Baptist Church and was preceded in deat ...

Forsyth

Lt. Col. William G. Borella (U.S.A.F. Ret.), age 94, of Covington passed away Monday, January 18, 2010. Lt. Col. Borella was born March 15, 1915 in Newport, VT to the late John B. ...

Gwinnett

Clydine Otwell Welch, 99, Buford
Mrs. Clydine Otwell Welch, age 99, formerly of Cumming and Buford, passed away Monday January 18, 2010. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Buford. Mrs. Welch was born on ...

Habersham

Lily B. Bland, 94, Baldwin
Lily B. Bland, age 94, of Baldwin died Monday, January 18, 2010 at the Habersham County Medical Center.Mrs. Bland was born on August 9, 1915 in Newton County, Georgia to the late J ...

Hall

Deborah "Debbie" Karrigan, 41, Gainesville
Mrs. Deborah "Debbie" Karrigan, 41, of Gainesville died January 18, 2010. A member of Free Chapel Worship Center, Mrs. Karrigan was preceded in death by her father, Jerry ...
Dr. Martin H. Smith, 88, Gainesville
Martin Henry Smith, the son of Mamie Mae and Charles Earnest Smith, grew up in Gainesville where generations of his family lived. Always knowing that he wanted to be a doctor, he s ...
Earl Heirakuji, 84, Gainesville
Mr. Earl Heirakuji, age 84 of Gainesville passed away Monday, January 18, 2010. Arrangements by Memorial Park South Funeral Home, 4121 Falcon Parkway, Flowery Branch, GA. 30542, 7 ...
Harriett Dyer "Granny Rosie" Reed age 86 of Murrayville passed away Monday Jan. 18, 2010 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. On line co ...
J. Harold Nix, 70, Eastman
J. Harold Nix, age 70 of Eastman, Georgia passed away on Monday, January 18, 2010 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday, Jan ...
James Edward Thompson, 59, Gainesville
James Edward Thompson, age 59, of Gainesville, Ga died Monday, Jan 18, 2010.He is survived by his wife Aleathia Thompson, sons; Joshua Thompson, Joey Mattox and Shawn Thompson, al ...
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Rosetta Dyer, 86, Murrayville
Rosetta Dyer "Granny Rosie" Reed age 86 of Murrayville passed away Monday Jan. 18, 2010 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.On line cond ...

Jackson

Hoyte Elem, 64, Commerce
Mr. Hoyte Elem, age 64, of Commerce died Monday, January 18, 2010 at his residence. Mr. Elem was born in Walton County to the late Roland and Edna England Elem. He was of the Bap ...

Towns

Junior Head, 82, Dahlonega
Mr. Junior Head, age 82, of Dahlonega, Ga., died Monday January 18, 2010.He was the son of the late Ernest Richard Head and Nice Black Head.Mr. Head was a former resident of Suches ...
Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host dies, at 91
Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, died Sunday at 91 in Las Vegas
Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies
Dick Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84.
Shaw Carter service is Monday
A memorial service will be held Monday for Shaw Carter, the 24-year-old heart transplant recipient from Gainesville, who battled heart disease and cancer during his lifetime.
Ara Parseghian, won 2 titles at Notre Dame, has died at 94
Ara Parseghian, who won two national titles in 11 seasons as coach of Notre Dame, has died at 94.
Sam Shepard, Pulitzer-winning playwright, is dead at 73
Sam Shepard, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Oscar-nominated actor and celebrated author whose plays chronicled the explosive fault lines of family and masculinity in the American West, has died
Funeral Friday for Ray Jones, prominent Hall County businessman
A prominent Hall County businessman, active in the poultry industry and as a Jackson EMC Board member for many years, will be buried Friday.
Hootie Johnson, former Augusta National chairman, dies
Hootie Johnson, the South Carolina banker and Augusta National chairman who stubbornly stood his ground amid pressure for the club to invite female members, died Friday morning. He was 86...
Funeral services pending for Judge William C. O'Kelley
Funeral services are pending for Judge William C. O'Kelley, a longtime federal court judge for the Northern District of Georgia.