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Local Obits for Mon. Jan 17th, 2011

Banks

Dorothea Celeste Taylor, age 90, of Largo, Florida, and longtime resident of St. Pete Beach Florida, passed away January 17, 2011.Mrs. Taylor was born on November 27, 1920, Gainesv ...

Dawson

Emily Johnson Newberry, 83, Dawsonville
Emily Johnson Newberry, age 83, of Dawsonville, Ga. died Tuesday, January 18, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Ga. She was born March 17, 1927 in Ensley, Al ...

Habersham

Corrie Mae Thompson, 93, Clarkesville
Ms. Corrie Mae Thompson, age 93, of Clarkesville, Georgia, formerly of Honea Path, South Carolina, passed away on Monday, January 17, 2011, following an extended illness. Ms. Thomp ...
Dorothea Shore Taylor, 90, Baldwin
Dorothea Shore Taylor, age 90, of Largo, Florida, passed away on Monday, January 17, 2011.Mrs. Taylor was cremated in Florida and a local memorial service will be held at a later d ...
Flora Jean Cook, 80, Clarkesville
Funeral services for Flora Jean Cook, age 80, of Clarkesville, will be held on Wednesday, January 19, 2011, at 4:00 PM from the Bethlehem Baptist Church. Dr. Bill Cashion, Rev. F ...
George Ralph Tench, age 71 of Demorest, passed away Monday, January 17, 2011, following a brief illness. Born in Habersham Mills, GA. on March 17, 1939, he was the son of George M. ...
Mary Lou Dixon Ruark of Clarkesville, GA. died Monday, January 17, 2011, in Commerce, Georgia where she was lovingly cared for by the staff of the Alzheimer's Care Center. Mrs ...

Hall

David Leroy Conner, 49, Oakwood
Mason & Ward Funeral Home announces the Home Going of Mr. David Leroy Conner, 49 of Oakwood on Monday January 17, 2011 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an exte ...
Ida Plantz, 80, Hoschton
Ida Plantz, age 80, of Hoschton, passed away Monday, January 17, 2011 at her residence following an extended illness.Funeral services will be Wednesday, January 19, 2011 at 2:00 pm ...
Jeanne Dupont Strickland, 82, Gainesville
Jeanne Dupont Strickland, 82 of Gainesville died January 7, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following and extended illness. A Memorial Mass is set for 11:00 am Tuesday, Ja ...
Vernon Grogan, 84, Gainesville
Mr. Vernon Dale Grogan, Sr., 84 of Gainesville died Monday January 17, 2011 at his residence following an extended illness.Born in Kokomo, Indiana, Mr. Grogan had lived in Hall Cou ...
Wiley H. Oliver, 80, Lula
Funeral services for, Wiley H. Oliver age 80 of Lula will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday Jan.19,2011 in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be in Holly Springs Baptist C ...
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.