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Local Obits for Thu. May 17th, 2012

Forsyth

Brian Smith Nash, 50, Cumming
Mr. Brian Smith Nash, 50, of Cumming, GA passed away Thursday, May 17, 2012.Survivors include his wife, Raylynn Nash of Cumming; father, Col. Donald Nash (USAF Ret.) of New Orleans ...

Habersham

Jean Nicholson Free, 88, Clarkesville
Funeral services for Jean Nicholson Free, age 88, of Clarkesville will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, May 19, 2012 from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Interment will follow the s ...
Thomas B. Coon, 73, Clarkesville
Thomas B. Coon, age 73, of Clarkesville passed away Thursday, May 17, 2012. Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville ...

Hall

Bobby Gillespie, 72, Gainesville
Mr. Bobby Gillespie age 72 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Thursday May 17, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an sudden illness. Funeral services ar ...
Ernest Lee Chambers, 82, Gainesville
Ernest Lee Chambers, 82, of Gainesville passed away Thursday May 17, 2012 at Embracing Hospice in Cumming Ga following an extended illness.Graveside services will be held Sunday Ma ...
George Bryant Roberts, 80, Clermont
Mr. George Bryant Roberts, age 80, of Clermont, Georgia, passed away Thursday, May 17, 2012 at Summers Landing Assisted Living facility in Gainesville. Funeral services are schedul ...

Jackson

Mary June Jackson, 71, Colbert
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Mary June Jackson, age 71, of Colbert, Ga., who passed away on Thursday, May 17, 2012.Mrs. Jackson was born in Clarke County, Ga. a d ...

Stephens

Mr. John Vernon Wilkinson, Sr. age 81, of Toccoa died Thursday, May 17, 2012, at his home. Born May 3, 1931 in Stephens County, he was the son of the late Joe and Mildred Purcell W ...

White

George Childers Triplett, Sr., age 88 of Sautee, passed away Thursday, May 17, 2012 at Habersham Medical Center. Mr. Triplett was born October 27, 1923 in Attalla, AL to the late L ...
Scott Pierce, 57, Cleveland
Mr. Scott Pierce, age 57, of Cleveland passed away Thursday, May 17, 2012 at Northside Hospital Forsyth. No Services are scheduled at this time.Mr. Pierce was born June 9, 1954 to ...
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
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