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Local Obits for Thu. Aug 1st, 2013

Banks

Harold Burns Smith, 71, Homer
Harold Burns Smith, age 71, of Homer, Georgia passed away on Thursday, August 1, 2013. Mr. Smith was born in Lilburn, Georgia on December 19, 1941, to the late Weyman and Mary Bur ...

Dawson

Anthony Allen Ivey, 63, Dawsonville
Mr. Anthony Allen Ivey, 63, of Dawsonville, GA. passed away on Thursday, August 1, 2013. A lifelong resident of Hall County, he was born on August 9, 1949. He was the son of the l ...

Habersham

Judy Wanda Odum,, 57, Demorest, formerly of Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Judy Wanda Odum, age 57 of Demorest, formerly of Cleveland. Mrs. Odum passed away Thursday, August 1, 2013. Funeral ...

Hall

Arthur 'Art' Lackner III, 54, Gainesville
Mr. Arthur "Art" Lackner III, age 54 of Gainesville, GA passed away on August 1, 2013. He is survived by his wife Dawn McDonald, Gainesville, GA; children Chrystal & ...
Clarence Leon Odom, 62, Gainesville
Mr. Clarence Leon Odom, 62, of Gainesville, GA. passed away on Thursday, August 1, 2013. Born in Kokomo, In. on November 21, 1950, he was the son of the late Casey and Dovie Butle ...
Clyde Rakestraw, 89, Gainesville
Mr. Clyde Rakestraw age 89 of Gainesville, GA passed August 1, 2013. Memorial Services will be held Sunday, August 4, 2013, 2:00pm at the chapel of Young's Funeral Home, 1553 ...
Elfriede B Blatter, 100, Gainesville
Mrs. Elfriede B Blatter, 100, of Gainesville, GA. passed away on Tuesday, July 30, 2013. Born in Stuttgart, Germany, when she moved to the United States, she was a Governess to the ...
Mr. Horace Robert "Bobby" Cobb, Jr.,age 63, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, August 1, 2013.Memorial Park North Riverside Chapel 989 Riverside Drive, Gaines ...
Perry O'Neal Sheets, 55, Cumming
Perry O'Neal Sheets, age 55, of Cumming, passed away Thursday, August 1, 2013. Perry was a loving husband, father, son and grandfather. He is preceded in death by his father ...
Sabrina Kaye Frady, 31, Gainesville
Sabrina Kaye Frady, age 31 of Gainesville and formerly of Toccoa, passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2013. Ms. Frady was born in Commerce, Georgia on August 9, 1981. She was a lifelon ...

Jackson

Louis Calvin "Cal" McClure, Sr., age 88 of Braselton, passed away on Thursday, August 1, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness a ...

Other

Johnnie Fulton Hicks, 67, Marietta
Johnnie Fulton Hicks, age 67, of Marietta, passed away Thursday, August 1, 2013. He is preceded in death by his parents, George and Wilda Hicks. Graveside services will be held ...

White

Milton Jerome Dodgens, 76, Cleveland
Mr. Milton Jerome Dodgens, age 76, of Cleveland, GA, passed away Tuesday, July 30, 2013. Jerome was born and raised in Seneca, SC, and was currently living in Cleveland, GA. He was ...
Mr. Paul Robert Friebus Davis age 43 of Helen passed away Thursday, August 1, 2013 at his residence. Our beloved son, father, brother, uncle and a true friend to all who crossed h ...
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