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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Oct 23rd, 2013

Banks

Darrell Hewell, 67, Alto
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home of Cornelia announces the death of Darrell Hewell, age 67 of Alto, passed away Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at his residence. Arrangements ...
Joel Darrell Hewell, Sr., age 67, of Alto, passed away Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at his residence.Born on November 02, 1945 in Clinton, South Carolina, he was a son of the late G ...

Forsyth

Jimmy David Passmore, 54, Cumming
Jimmy David Passmore, age 54 of Cumming, passed away on Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at a friend's residence following an extended illness. Funeral service ...

Gwinnett

Willie Lou Wages, 98, Buford
Willie Lou Wages, age 98, of Buford, GA, died Wednesday October 23, 2013 after an extended illness. Funeral service will be held Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 2:00 PM at Hamilton Mil ...

Habersham

Cleo Ellard Stowe, 94, Cornelia
Mrs. Cleo Ellard Stowe, age 94 of 794 Frank Arrowood Road, Cornelia, Georgia passed away Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Oaks at Scenic View in Baldwin, Georgia.A daughter of the la ...
Paul Dennis Allen, 62, Cornelia
Paul Dennis Allen, age 62 of Hollywood, passed away Wednesday, October 23, 2013, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Habersham County on May 23, 1951, he was the son of Pa ...

Hall

Anthony 'Tony' Hulsey, 49, Gainesville
Mr. Anthony "Tony" Hulsey, 49 of Gainesville died Wednesday October 23, 2013 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services are incomplete and will be announce ...
David Lee Everett,, 61, Flowery Branch
Mr. David Lee Everett, age 61, of Flowery Branch passed away Wednesday, October 23, 2013. Graveside Services will be 4:00 p.m., Friday, October 25, 2013 at Memorial Park South Cem ...
Hugh T. Atkinson, 94, Flowery Branch
Hugh T. Atkinson, age 94 passed away Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at his home in Flowery Branch, GA. Funeral Service will be held Friday, October 25, 2013 at 12:00 Noon at Hamilton ...
Terry Purcell, 64, Gainesville
Terry Lee Purcell, age 64, of Gainesville, Georgia formerly of Habersham County passed away on Wednesday, October 23, 2013. Mr. Purcell was born on July 8, 1949, in Stephens Count ...

Other

Elizabeth Head, 88, Plainville
Mrs. Elizabeth Head, age 88, of Plainville, GA, passed away Wednesday, October 23, 2013following an extended illness. Mrs. Head was a lifelong resident of Lumpkin County, and had s ...
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