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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Mar 19th, 2013

Banks

Elizabeth Inez Gailey, age 70 of Homer, Georgia went home to be with our Lord on Tuesday, March 19, 2013, after a courageous fight with cancer. Elizabeth was born in Banks County o ...
Rev. Robert (Bob) Allan Hill, Sr., age 85, of Homer, GA died Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at his residence. Mr. Hill was born in Atlanta, GA to the late Fred Gordon and Mae Henderson ...

Dawson

Jody Neal Busiere, 44, Dawsonville, formerly Bradenton, FL
Jody Neal Busiere, 44, died suddenly on Tuesday, March 19, 2013, from complications from Type 1 Diabetes.Jody moved to Dawsonville, GA from Bradenton, FL in 2005 with his parents, ...

Forsyth

Dorothy "Billie" Hazel Murphy, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on March 19, 2013. Billie is preceded in death by her husband, Jesse Lee Murphy.Survivors ...
Lt. Col (Ret) Kenneth Lee Coykendall, 89, of Cumming, GA died on March 19, 2013. Born in Detroit, MI he was the son of the late Lee and Lettie Coykendall. His brother, Lorne Coyk ...

Gwinnett

Minnie Buice Staton, 94, Suwanee
Mrs. Minnie Buice Staton, age 94, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Tuesday, March 19, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband of forty-seven years, Adrin Staton; parents, Sidne ...
Vincent Felix Rodriguez, age 45 of Lilburn, GA died Tuesday, March 19, 2013 following a brief illness. Mr. Rodriguez has been cremated and no services are planned at this time. Vin ...

Hall

Frances Hendrix, 85, Gainesville
Frances Flourene Hendrix, 85, of Gainesville, Ga., passed away March 19, 2013. Mrs. Frances Flourene Hendrix was born on February 8, 1928 in Dahlonega, Georgia, Ga. and was raised ...
Gary Stringer, 61, Flowery Branch
Home Going Services for Mr. Gary Richard Stringer, 61, of Flowery Branch, Georgia, will be held Saturday, March 23, 2013, 1:00 pm at Mount Zion Baptist Church, 4000 Thurmond Tanne ...

Jackson

Rosemarie Ann Reilly, 73, Jefferson
Rosemarie Ann Reilly, age 73, of Jefferson passed away Tuesday, March 19, 2013. Funeral Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.la ...

Lumpkin

Carol Hawkins Carvalho, 76, Dahlonega
After an eleven month courageous and dignified struggle with an evil brain tumor Carol Lynne Hawkins Carvalho peacefully left the surly bonds of earth on March 19, 2013 at 11:05 pm ...

Other

Luna Mae Roper, 89, Alpharetta
Luna Mae Roper, age 89 of Alpharetta, passed away on March 19, 2013. She was a member of Longstreet Baptist Church. Luna Mae is preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Egbert Roper ...

White

Mr. Charles (Chuck) Herbert Smith age 65 of Cleveland passed away Tuesday March 19, 2013 at his residence.Mr. Smith was born in Fitzgerald, GA the son of Mozelle Baston Smith and t ...
NHRA Drag Racing legend Bob Glidden passes away
Bob Glidden, one of the most dominant forces in the history of NHRA Drag Racing, died on Sunday, December 17.
Former Atlanta Falcons great Tommy Nobis dies at 74
Tommy Nobis, the first player ever drafted by Atlanta in 1966 and a hard-hitting linebacker who went on to spent his entire 11-year career with the Falcons, has died after an extended illness at age 74
Jim Nabors, Gomer Pyle on 'Andy Griffith Show,' dies at 87
Jim Nabors, who played Gomer Pyle on TV's "The Andy Griffith Show," has died at 87
Big-haired ‘White Knight of Soul’ Wayne Cochran dies at 78
​Wayne Cochran, the “blue-eyed soul” singer known for his towering pompadour, has died of cancer at his Florida home, according to his son Christopher Cochran. He was 78.
NASCAR Hall of Famer, World War II vet Bud Moore dies at 92
NASCAR Hall of Famer Bud Moore, a World War II veteran awarded five Purple Hearts and two Bronze Stars, has died. He was 92.
Teen idol David Cassidy, 'Partridge Family' star, dies at 67
Cassidy began suffering organ over the weekend.
Gainesville: Memorial service Saturday for Adelaide Norton
A memorial service will be held Saturday in Gainesville for Adelaide Norton, one of the driving forces in getting Green Street named to the National Register of Historic Places.
Veteran Gainesville educator, coach dies
A man who worked for the Gainesville City School System for more than 30 years as a teacher and a coach, Chuck McDonald, died Thursday.