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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Mar 20th, 2011

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Carmen Vance "Cotton" Martin, 87, Gainesville
Mr. Carmen Vance "Cotton" Martin, 87 of Gainesville died Sunday March 20, 2011 at his residence. Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced later by Little &am ...
Joann Elisabeth Cannon Silhan of Gainesville, Georgia, passed Sunday, March 20, 2011 at her residence following a long illness. A Memorial service is planned for 2:00 pm Saturday, ...
Mary Ethel Banks NeSmith of Clayton went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, March 20, 2011.Mary was born April 9, 1923 in Barwick, Georgia. She was the daughter of William Roy and ...
Ruth L. Carroll, 73, Flowery Branch
Ruth L. Carroll, age 73 of Flowery Branch, GA died Sunday, March 20, 2011 after an extended illness. Mrs. Carroll has been cremated. A memorial service will be held Thursday, March ...

Jackson

Sara Frances Jackson,79, of Talmo ,Ga. passed away Sunday March 20, 2011 at N.E. Ga. Medical Center . Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Wednesday March 23, 2011 in Wards Funera ...

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Mary Ethel Banks NeSmith of Clayton went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, March 20, 2011.Mary was born April 9, 1923 in Barwick, Georgia. She was the daughter of William Roy and ...
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.