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Local Obits for Sat. Apr 19th, 2014

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Ray Stuart, 76, Cumming
Ray Stuart, age 76, of Cumming passed away Saturday, April 19, 2014. Ray was a man who loved his family and would do anything for them. He coached both of his sons in basketball ...

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Mack E. Roper, 69, Buford
Mack E. Roper, age 69 of Buford, GA died Saturday, April 19, 2014 after an extended illness. Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 2:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memori ...
Virginia 'Ginger' Lancaster, 73, Gainesville
Ginger Lancaster, 73, of Gainesville, GA, passed away Saturday, April 19, 2014, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a lengthy illness.She was born February 15, 1941, in B ...
William Arthur Lapp, 86, Gainesville
William Arthur Lapp, age 86, of Gainesville passed away April 19, 2014. He was born in Salt Lake City, Utah, on May 20, 1927 to Martha M. and William A. Lapp. He is survived by his ...

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Douglas Homer Hassell, 58, Cleveland
Douglas Homer Hassell, age 58, of Cleveland, passed away on Saturday, April 19, 2014 with his loving family at his bed side. He was a veteran of the United States Army. He was prec ...
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