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Local Obits for Fri. Feb 14th, 2014

Forsyth

Crafton Brooks, 63, Cumming
Crafton Brooks, age 63, a lifelong resident of Cumming, GA passed away on Friday, February 14, 2014. Mr. Brooks was the groundskeeper at Horseshoe Bend Golf Course in Roswell for ...

Habersham

Charles William "Chuck" Forbes, III, age 60, of Cornelia, passed away Friday, February 14, 2014.Born on December 14, 1953 in Logan County, West Virginia, he was a son of ...

Hall

Joel Don Phillips, 76, Gainesville
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Sunday February 16, 2014 in the Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Joel Don Phillips age 76 of Gainesville. The Rev. Richard Cole will ...

Lumpkin

John E. Perry, Jr., 92, Dahlonega
John E. Perry, Jr., age 92 of Dahlonega, GA passed away Friday, February 14, 2014 following complications due to a stroke.Jack was born April 15, 1921 in Huntington, West Virginia, ...

Other

Julia A. Horne, 96, Kingsport, TN
Little & Davenport announces the death of Mrs. Julia A. Horne (96) who passed away on Friday, February 14, 20414. Mrs. Horne is survived by 2 daughters, Judy Kerley of Oakwood ...

White

Frances Ella Adams, 85, Cleveland
Frances Ella Adams, age 85 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, February 14, 2014 at Gateway Health and Rehab. Mrs. Adams was born September 19, 1928 in White County to the late John ...
Gary William Reese, 64, Helen
Gary William Reese, age of 64 of Helen, passed Friday, February 14, 2014 at his residence. Mr. Reese was born March 26, 1949 in Atlanta Georgia to the late George and Nellie ...
From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82
British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."
John Dingell, longest serving member of Congress, dies at 92
Former Rep. John Dingell, who served nearly six decades in the U.S. House, was hard to typecast
Gainesville realtor, philanthropist Don Carter dies at 86
Don Carter, the founder of Don Carter Realty in Gainesville, died at his home on Thursday, Feb. 7.
Frank Robinson, baseball's fearsome trailblazer, dies at 83
Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the 1st black manager in Major League Baseball and the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues, dies at 83
Special Master in Georgia-Florida water wars case dies at 88
The man who served for nearly four years as the Special Master overseeing the Georgia-Florida water wars lawsuit has died.
Glen Wood, auto racing pioneer and patriarch, dies at 93
Glen Wood, racing patriarch who had been NASCAR Hall of Fame's oldest living member, dies at 93
Longtime Gainesville dentist, director of Good News Dental Clinic to be remembered at Wednesday service
Memorial services are set for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 for Dr. Edwin Riley "Ed" Burnette, a longtime Gainesville dentist who was the director of Good News Dental Clinic for a number of years.
Broadway legend Carol Channing has died at age 97
Actress Carol Channing, whose career spanned decades on Broadway and on television, has died at age 97. Publicist B. Harlan Boll says Channing died of natural causes.