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Local Obits for Wed. Nov 28th, 2012

Dawson

Sandra Cain, 65, Dawsonville
Sandra Cain, 65, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at her residence following a sudden illness.Born June 23, 1947, Mrs. Cain had been a resident of Dawsonvill ...

Gwinnett

Gary (Mac) Lee McKernan, 61, Lawrenceville
Gary (Mac) Lee McKernan, age 61 of Lawrenceville, passed away, Wednesday, November 28, 2012. He was a Veteran of The United States Army serving in the Korea and Vietnam War. He was ...
Simon Ludger, 54, Lawrenceville
Simon Ludger, age 54 of Lawrenceville, GA died Wednesday, November 14, 2012. Funeral Service will be held Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 10:00 AM at Good Samaritan Church in Lawrenc ...

Habersham

Margaret F. McLaughlin, 92, Cornelia
Margaret F. McLaughlin, age 92 of Cornelia, passed away Wednesday, November 28, 2012, at Habersham Home. Born in Blundale, Georgia on February 18, 1920, she was the daughter of the ...

Hall

James Wright III, 59, Gainesville
James Wright III age 59 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on November 28, 2012. Professional Services Entrusted to Wimberly & Jackson Funeral Home.
William "Bill" Franklin White, age 67 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at his residence following a brief illness.Funeral services are schedule ...

Lumpkin

Lavada Lyle, 76, Dahlonega
Ms. Lavada Lyle, age 76 of Dahlonega, GA, died Wednesday, November 28, 2012, at her residence following an extended illness.Lavada was a native of Suches, GA, and had lived in Lump ...

White

Alma Bowie Skates, 70, Cleveland
Barrett Funeral home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Alma Bowie Skates age 70 of Dahlonega. Mrs. Skates passed away Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medi ...
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.
Helmut Kohl, chancellor who reunited Germany, dies at 87
Helmut Kohl, the physically imposing German chancellor whose reunification of a nation divided by the Cold War put Germany at the heart of a united Europe, has died
Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers Band dies at age 69
Gregg Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel the Allman Brothers Band to superstardom, has died at age 69