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Local Obits for Sun. Dec 30th, 2012

Banks

Archie Carlisle, 67, Maysville
Archie Carlisle, 67, of Maysville, GA, passed away December 30, 2012. A lifetime resident of Hall County, he was born on November 7, 1945, he was the son of the late Roy William an ...

Dawson

Helen M. Dickens, 76, Dawsonville
Mrs. Helen M. Dickens, age 76, of Dawsonville, GA died Sunday, December 30, 2012 following an extended illness.Helen had lived in Lumpkin County since 1971. She was retired from th ...

Forsyth

Jamie McGarry, 20, Cumming
Jamie McGarry, of Cumming, GA, age 20, passed away on December 27, 2012. He had a passion for sports such as football and tennis and swam when he was younger. He especially enjoyed ...

Gwinnett

Dorothy Whidby Earl, 86, Sugar Hill
Mrs. Dorothy Whidby Earl, age 86, of Sugar Hill, GA went home to be with her Lord on Sunday, December 30, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-three years, Cliff ...

Habersham

Jim Hill, 84, Mt. Airy
Jim Hill, age 84 of Mt Airy, passed away Sunday, December 30, 2012, at his residence. Born in Fulton County on October 02, 1928, he was the son of the late John "J. C." a ...

Hall

Joseph L. Hurt, Jr, 76, Gainesville
Joseph L. Hurt, Jr., born October 8, 1936 in Gainesville, GA, went to be with his Heavenly Father on December 30, 2012 after an extended illness. Joseph was a devoted husband and f ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Bennie Bradford Benson Jr., age 73, of Jefferson, who passed away on Sunday, December 30, 2012 at his home surrounded by his family.Br ...
Sherry Herrington Hart, 59, Commerce
Sherry Herrington Hart, 59, of Commerce died Dec. 30,2012. Survivors include her father Orr Herrington of Forest Park, Ga., her husband Sam Hart of Commerce, three daughters Amy R ...

Other

Jane Morrison Brown, 57, Atlanta
Jane Morrison Brown, age 57, of Atlanta passed away on December 30, 2012. Funeral services will be held at on Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 2:00 PM at Hillside Memorial Chapel in Cl ...
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.