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Local Obits for Fri. Dec 6th, 2013

Forsyth

Tate Head, 76, Cumming
Tate Head, age 76, of Cumming, passed away Friday, December 6, 2013. Tate was a resident of Cherokee County for 59 years and a member of New Harmony Baptist Church. Survivors inclu ...

Gwinnett

Mary J. Hutto, 89, Buford
Mary J. Hutto, age 89 of Buford, GA died suddenly on Friday, December 6, 2013. Funeral Service will be held Sunday, December, 8, 2013 at 3:00PM at First Baptist Church, Buford. Rev ...

Hall

Ann Short Roberts Prather, 81, Gainesville
Mrs. Ann Short Roberts Prather, 81 of Gainesville died Friday December 6, 2013. Born in Commerce, Ga., Mrs. Prather had lived in Gainesville for all of her life. She was the daught ...
Christopher Michael Warga, 30, Gainesville
Christopher Michael Warga, age 30, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Friday, December 6, 2013. Memorial Service scheduled for 3:00 pm Saturday, December 7, 2013 at Memorial Park ...
Louise Hazel Turpin, 87, Gillsville
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:30 p.m. Sunday December 8, 2013 at Midway United Methodist Church for Louise Hazel Turpin age 87 of Gillsville. The Rev. Howard Bledsoe and Rev ...

Lumpkin

Shirley T Rowe, Dahlonega
Shirley T Rowe of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Friday December 6, 2013 after an extended illness at her residence. She is preceded in death by her loving husband Terry Rowe. ...

Stephens

J.O. Garrett, 84, Toccoa
Mr. J.O. Garrett, age 84, of E. Tugalo St., Toccoa, GA, passed away Friday, December 6, 2013, at the Stephens County Hospital.A son of the late Judge H. and Ollie Loudermilk Garret ...
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.