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Local Obits for Sun. Apr 15th, 2012

Forsyth

Alice Mae Everett, 67, Canton
Alice Mae Everett, age 67, of Canton, GA, passed away Sunday, April 15, 2012. Alice was the best grandmother in the world, lovingly making her grandchildren's clothing for th ...
Rick Michael Luter, 50, Cumming
Rick Michael Luter, 50, of Cumming, GA died on April 15, 2012. Born in St. Louis, MO he was the son of Richard and Angela Luter.Rick is survived by his beloved wife, Mary Jane (MJ ...

Habersham

Lois Helen Daniel, 80, Mt. Airy
Lois Helen Daniel, age 80 of Mt. Airy, passed away on Sunday, April 15, 2012, at her residence.Born in Demorest, GA on August 10, 1931, she was a daughter of the late Andrew and Lu ...

Hall

Derek Matthew Gaddis, 26, Gainesville
Derek Matthew Gaddis, age 26 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, April 15, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral services ...
James "Bay" Lance, 61, Gainesville
James "Bay" Lance, age 61 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, April 15, 2012 at his residence following a sudden illness. Funeral services are s ...
Kim Yelverton, 20, Oakwood
Ms. Kim Yelverton, age 20, of Oakwood, passed away Saturday, April 14, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 18, 2012 from ...

Jackson

Betty Elaine York, 64, Nicholson
Mrs. Betty Elaine York, age 64, of Nicholson, GA died Sunday, April 15, 2012 at her residence. Mrs. York was born in Jackson County, GA to the late J.D. and Mary Howington York. ...
Joanne Nix, 76, Commerce
Ms. Joanne Nix, age 76, of Commerce, GA died Sunday, April 15, 2012 at St. Mary's Hospice House. Ms. Nix was born in Jackson County, GA to Eutelle Wilson Nix of Commerce and ...

Lumpkin

Bobbye Kinser, 80, Dahlonega
Mrs. Bobbye Kinser, age 80, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Sunday, April 15, 2012, at Gracemont Assisted Living and Memory Care in Cumming, GA.Mrs. Kinser was born in Vine Grove, KY ...

White

Becky Leigh Knight, 41, Helen
Becky Leigh Bowdoin Knight, age 41 of Helen, passed away Saturday, April 14, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Ms. Knight was born March 31, 1971 in East Point, GA to Marjo ...
Joseph Sidney McKnight, age 92, of Sautee, Georgia, passed away Sunday, April 15, 2012. He was born November 13, 1919, in Hugo, Colorado, to John Hearn and Edna Steward McKnight ...
Mary Edith Swift, 84, Helen
Mrs. Mary Edith Swift age 84 of Cleveland passed away Sunday April 15, 2012 at Gateway Health and Rehabilatation Center following an extended illness.Mrs. Swift was born in St. Lou ...
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.