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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Jan 9th, 2013

Dawson

Katie E. Garrett, 93, Dawsonville
Katie E. Garrett, 93, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday January 9, 2013 at Chestnut Ridge Nursing Center following a period of declining health.Born April 29, 1919 to the late G ...

Forsyth

Jerry Lee Johnson, 70, Cumming
Jerry Lee Johnson, age 70 of Cumming, passed away on Wednesday, January 9, 2013. He was a member of Coal Mountain Baptist Church. He was involved with the Boy Scouts, loved trail ...
Pauline Elizabeth Lucinda Sosebee, age 93 of Cumming, passed away, Wednesday, January 9, 2013. Pauline enjoyed reading. Her favorite times were with family and sharing family stori ...

Gwinnett

Ann Buice Sudderth, 92, Buford
Mrs. Ann Buice Sudderth, age 92, of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, January 9, 2013. She was preceded in death by her parents, Howard S. and Venie Hosch Buice; sisters, Marie ...

Habersham

Beverly Elaine Evans Williams, age 72, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, January 9, 2013, following a sudden illness.Mrs. Williams was born on November 24, 1940, in A ...
Daryl Leland Hoh, 74, Demorest
Mr. Daryl Leland Hoh, age 74 of Demorest, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, January 09, 2013 at the Habersham Medical Center.Born in Appleton, Wisconsin on August ...

Hall

Brenda Lee McClure, 38, Flowery Branch
Ms. Brenda Lee McClure, age 38, of Flowery Branch passed away, Wednesday, January 9, 2013. A Private Family Memorial will be 2:00 p.m., Monday, January 14, 2013 at the Chapel of Me ...
Curtis Lee Stephens, 51, Gainesville
Mr. Curtis Lee Stephens, 51 of Gainesville died Wednesday January 9, 2013 at New Horizons Lanier Park. There will be no services in Gainesville. Mr. Stephens was will be sent ba ...
William Jerry Martin, 52, Murrayville
William Jerry Martin, age 52, of Murrayville, GA, passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2013. William was born and raised in Andrews, NC to the late Boyd and Edna Brooks Martin, and ha ...

Jackson

Jewell Melvin Murphy, 91, Pendergrass
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Jewell Melvin Murphy, 91, of Pendergrass, Ga. who passed away Wednesday January 9, 2013. Mr. Murphy was born in Jackson County, GA, a ...
Kerry Maurice Williams, 55, Commerce
Mr. Kerry Maurice Williams, age 55, of Commerce, GA died Wednesday, January 09, 2013 at his residence. Mr. Williams was born in Commerce to Marie David Williams of Commerce and th ...

Lumpkin

Rocky Lowe, 57, Dahlonega
Rocky Lowe, age 57, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2013 following a sudden illness.Rocky was a lifelong resident of Lumpkin County, and a retired self-employed ...

Other

Ivie Funeral Home, Madison County Chapel in Danielsville, announces services for Rachel Pauline "Polly" Porterfield, 81, of Colbert who went to be with the Lord late Tues ...
'Night Court' star Harry Anderson found dead in home
Anderson was 65.
Nevada sheriff: Radio show host Art Bell dead at 72
Art Bell, a radio host best known for a paranormal-themed nightly show syndicated on hundreds of stations in the 1990s, including WDUN, has died at his home in southern Nevada, authorities said Saturday.
Milos Forman, Oscar-winning director, dies at 86
Milos Forman, a refuge from Czechoslovakia whose American movies "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" and "Amadeus" won a deluge of Academy Awards, including best director Oscars, has died.
Jackson County Chief Magistrate Judge dies after battle with cancer
The Chief Magistrate Judge of Jackson County has died following a battle with cancer.
Anti-apartheid activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela dies
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, prominent anti-apartheid activist and the ex-wife of Nelson Mandela, has died
Jim Lancaster, former Hall County Fire Battalion Chief, dies at age 70
Jim Lancaster, a former Battalion Chief for Hall County Fire Services, died Thursday.
VIDEO: Legendary voice of Red Elephants, Gainesville icon Walt Snelling left us with incredible memories
Walt Snelling was woven into the very fabric of Gainesville High athletics, as much a part of Big Red as The Rock, City Park or any number of the illustrious athletes and committed coaches to have graced the playing field.
Linda Brown, central figure in school segregation case, dies
As a girl in Kansas, Linda Brown's father tried to enroll her in an all-white school in Topeka. A 1954 decision by the US Supreme Court followed, striking down racial segregation in schools and cementing Linda Brown's place in history. She died Sunday.