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Local Obits for Fri. Apr 11th, 2014

Gwinnett

Adam C. Almas, 44, Suwanee
Adam C. Almas, age 44, of Suwanee, GA passed away on April 11, 2014. He is survived by his wife of sixteen years, Amy Oberlin Almas, Suwanee, GA; children, Zachary Almas, Suwanee, ...

Habersham

Elaine Allen Burton, 74, Clarkesville
Elaine Allen Burton, age 74, Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Friday, April 11, 2014 at the residence following an extended illness.Mrs. Burton was born on May 31, 1939 in Cla ...
Shirley Ann Watts Welborn, 74, Clarkesville
Shirley Ann Watts Welborn, Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Friday, April 11, 2014 at her residence following an extended illness.Mrs. Welborn was born on October 11, 1940, in ...

Hall

Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Monday April 14, 2014 in Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Hubert Franklin "Junior" Turner, 80, of Gainesville. The Rev. Wi ...
Jean Marie Butts, 83, Gainesville
Mrs. Jean Marie Butts, age 83, of Gainesville passed away Friday, April 11, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Services and Interment will be Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 2:00 ...
Mr. Robert Roger Oliver, age 90, of Lula passed away Friday, April 11, 2014. Mr. Oliver was born in Hall County on July 13, 1923 to Robert Arnold Oliver and Bessie Rogers Oliver. ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Christopher "Chris" Damon Garrett, age 35, of Commerce, who entered into rest Friday, April 11, 2014.Mr. Garrett was born in ...
John Eugene Purcell, 53, Commerce
Mr. John Eugene Purcell, age 53, of Commerce, GA died Friday, April 11, 2014 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Purcell was born in Gainesville to the late Gene and Elizabeth ...

Lumpkin

Donna Faye Kirkpatrick, 53, Dahlonega
Donna Faye Kirkpatrick, age 53 of Dahlonega, Ga. died Friday April 11, 2014 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral Service will be held at 2 pm Tuesday April 15, 2 ...

Other

Addie Belle Shirley Cason, 99, Stockbridge
Addie Belle Shirley Cason, 99, of Stockbridge passed away at Ditas Hospice Hospital in Stockbridge following an extended illness.Funeral services will be held Tuesday April 15, 201 ...
James Howard Tyler, 67, Chatsworth
Mr. James Howard Tyler age 67 of Chatsworth, passed away Friday April 11, 2014.Mr. Tyler was preceded in death by his parents, John Lester Tyler, Sr. and Leona Free Tyler; a son, J ...
Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash
Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida.
Daytona 500 winner, GRHOF member Pete Hamilton passes away
Pete Hamilton, the 1970 Daytona 500 winner and a member of the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, passed away on Wednesday.
Longtime Gainesville journalist Ted Oglesby dies at 84
A longtime Gainesville journalist, who held management positions with both WDUN and The Times, has died at the age of 84.
'Gong Show' creator Chuck Barris dies at 87
Game show impresario Chuck Barris has died at 87. Barris, the madcap producer of "The Gong Show" and "The Dating Game," died of natural causes Tuesday afternoon at his home in Palisades, New York
Rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry dies at 90
Chuck Berry, the rock 'n' roll founder who defined its joy and rebellion in "Johnny B. Goode" and other classics, has died in St. Charles County, Missouri, west of St. Louis
C.W. Davis, former Hall Co. Schools Supt. and founder of Lanierland Basketball Tournament, dies
C.W. Davis, a longtime Hall County educator, former superintendent of Hall County Schools and founder of the Lanierland Basketball Tournament, died Saturday.
Co-founder of Georgia-based Waffle House chain dies at 97
​Waffle House co-founder Joseph Wilson Rogers Sr., who went from short-order cook to co-founder of one of the nation's largest restaurant chains, has died. He was 97.
Founder of Northeast Georgia Diagnostic Clinic dies
Dr. Henry S. Jennings, a retired longtime Gainesville physician and founder of the Northeast Georgia Diagnostic Clinic, has died.