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Local Obits for Sat. May 3rd, 2014

Forsyth

James (Buck) Watson, 65, Cumming
James (Buck) Watson, age 65 of Cumming, passed away Saturday, May 3, 2014. He was a member of Birmingham Baptist Church. Buck was an Army Veteran of the Vietnam War. He was precede ...
John Edward Tully, Jr, 62, Cumming
John Edward Tully, Jr., age 62 of Cumming, passed away Saturday, May 3, 2014. Memorial services will be held Saturday, May 10th at 12:00 pm at The Episcopal Church of the Holy Sp ...

Gwinnett

John Ellis Pruett, 91, Buford
Mr. John Ellis Pruett, age 91, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, May 3, 2014. He was preceded in death by his wife, Rilla Nell Pruett; and sister, Eloise Pruett Dasal.He is su ...
Rose Anderson Goswick, 97, Vero beach FL formerly of Sugar Hill
Rose Anderson Goswick, age 97, of Vero Beach, FL and formerly of Sugar Hill, GA passed away Saturday, May 3, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, Hoyt Goswick. She is su ...
Samuel "Sam" Sloan, 73, Dacula
Samuel "Sam" Sloan, age 73, of Dacula, GA and the Hog Mountain Community passed away on Saturday, May 3, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents, Kenneth and Dollie ...

Hall

Caroline Rachels Church died at Northeast Georgia Medical Center on Saturday, May 3, 2014, following a brief illness. Survivors include her husband, Rev. Larry G. Church; daughter ...
Charlotte McLaren, 89, Gainesville
Charlotte McLaren, 89 of Gainesville died Saturday. Services will be announced later.Little & Davenport Funeral Home, Gainesville.
Genevieve Caroline Lahey Crego, 74, Flowery Branch
Longtime Hall County resident, Genevieve Caroline Lahey Crego, age 74, of Flowery Branch, Georgia passed away Saturday, May 3, 2014, after suffering for many months with the bone m ...
Michelle M. Norick, 47, Gainesville
Michelle M. Norick, age 47 of Gainesville, Ga. Died suddenly on May 3, 2014.Services to be announced by Memorial Park North Riverside Chapel.989 Riverside Drive Gainesville, Ga. 30 ...

Lumpkin

James George, 76, Dahlonega
James George "Jimmy" Burns 76, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away on Saturday, May 3, 2014. Mr. Burns is a lifelong native of Dahlonega. Mr. Burns is preceded in death by his ...
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