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Local Obits for Tue. Mar 12th, 2013

Banks

Ronald Joel Leach, 65, Maysville
Mr. Ronald Joel Leach, age 65, of Maysville, GA died Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at his residence. Mr. Leach was born in Gainesville, GA to the late Roy and Vennie Brown Leach. Mr. ...

Dawson

Shane Michael Thurmond, 42, Dawsonville
Shane Michael Thurmond, 42, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday March 12, 2013 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.Born February 3, 1971, he was a lifelong resident of ...

Forsyth

Mandy Helen Born, 77, Cumming
Mandy Helen Born, age 77 and a native of Forsyth County, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2013. She was a member of Pine Crest Baptist Church. Helen loved her Church and family and ...
Valerie Jean Martin, 29, Cumming
Valerie Jean Martin, of Forsyth County, GA, age 29, passed away on March 12, 2013. Valerie loved her family and friends intensely. She was high spirited and full of life. Valerie w ...

Habersham

Mildred Montez Brady, 77, Baldwin
Mildred Montez Brady, age 77 of Baldwin, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at Athens Regional Medical Center. Born in Greenville, South Carolina on December 07, 1935, she was a ...

Hall

Barbara Lee Wilson, 65, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Barbara Lee Wilson, age 65, of Flowery Branch passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at her residence. Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, March 15, 2013 from the Chapel ...

Jackson

Grace Maddox Cornett, 95, Hoschton
Mrs. Grace Maddox Cornett, 95 of Hoschton died Tuesday March 12, 2013 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.A lifelong resident of Jackson County, Mrs. Cornett was the daughter o ...
William Thomas Self, 73, Braselton
Mr. William Thomas Self, age 73 of Braselton passed away, Tuesday March 12, 2013. Funeral services will be announced by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Highway 53, Hoschton, Ga. 30548, w ...

Lumpkin

Michael Garrett Welch, 56, Dahlonega
Mr. Michael Garrett Welch , age 56 of Dahlonega, Ga. passed away Tuesday March 12, 2013.He had lived in Lumpkin County since 1980 after moving here from Harland, Kentucky. ...

Other

Lillian S. Strickland, 83, Colbert
Ivie Funeral Home, Madison County Chapel in Danielsville, announces services for Lillian S. Strickland, 83, of Colbert who passed away early Tuesday morning at her residence. Born ...
Veda Rebecca Pruitt, 72, Canton
Veda Rebecca Pruitt, of Canton, GA, age 72, passed away on March 12, 2013. She is preceded in death by her son, Allen Addington and her parents, Alva and Emily Buckley. Survivors i ...

White

Everett Mills Hopper Jr., 73, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Everett Mills Hopper Jr., age 73 of Cleveland. Mr. Hopper passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2013.Graveside services are ...
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.