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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Feb 17th, 2013

Gwinnett

Ruby Forrester Young, 84, Buford
Mrs. Ruby Forrester Young, age 84, of Buford passed away Sunday, February 17, 2013 at Peachtree Christian Hospice, following a brief illness.Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Wed ...

Habersham

James (Jimmy) Sumner, 76, Baldwin
Funeral services for James "Jimmy" Sumner, age 76 of Baldwin will be held on Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 11:00 AM from the Grace - Calvary Episcopal Church. The Revere ...
Jim H. Goss, 87, Demorest
Jim H. Goss, age 87, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, February 17, 2013, at a private care facility following an extended illness. Mr. Goss was born on May 28, 1925, i ...

Hall

Bobbie Joan Barrett Moore, 80, Gainesville and Lula
Bobbie Joan Barrett Moore, age 80 of Gainesville and Lula, passed away peacefully and surrounded by her family on Sunday, February 17, 2013 at Landmark Hospital, Athens, Georgia fo ...

Jackson

Henry Edward Brown, 64, Commerce
Mr. Henry Edward Brown, age 64, of Commerce died Sunday, February 17, 2013 at Piedmont Hospital. Mr. Brown was born in Commerce to the late, Henry Edward Brown, Sr. and Kathleen P ...
Katie Ruth King Peek, 90, Commerce
Mrs. Katie Ruth King Peek age 90, of Commerce died Sunday, February 17, 2013 at Northridge Health and Rehab Center. Mrs. Peek was born in Americus, GA to the late, James Howell and ...

Lumpkin

Tommy C. King, 69, Dahlonega
Tommy C. King, 69, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday February 17, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health.Born March 5, 1943 in Cornelia, Geor ...

White

Betty Jean Ash Black, 77, Cleveland
Betty Jean Ash Black, 77, a lifelong resident of Cleveland, Georgia passed away on Sunday, February 17, 2013 from an extended illness. Born on August 7, 1935, she was the epitome o ...
Richard F. Leonard, 81, Cleveland
Barrett Funeral Home announces the death of Richard F. Leonard, age 81, of Cleveland. Mr. Leonard passed away February 17, 2013 at The Oaks at Scenic View. Arrangements are incompl ...
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.