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Local Obits for Thu. Mar 5th, 2015

Forsyth

Larry J. Chambers, 72, Cumming
Larry J. Chambers, age 72, of Cumming, died on Thursday, March 5, 2015, after a long battle with cancer. He was preceded in death by his mother and father, Maude and Robert Chamber ...
Lizabeth Foster Martin, 49, Cumming
Lizabeth Foster Martin, 49, of Cumming, GA died on March 5, 2015 at Embracing Hospice House after a long cancer battle. Born in DePage, IL she was the daughter of the late Bonnie ...

Gwinnett

Shane Eugene Key, 37, Buford
Shane Eugene Key, age 37, of Buford, GA and the Duncan Creek Community, passed away on Thursday, March 5, 2015. He is survived by his sons, Justin Delanoy, Winder, GA, and Nathani ...

Habersham

Dorothy Sue Bryson Dotson, 83, Clarkesville
Mrs. Dorothy Sue Bryson Dotson, age 83, of Clarkesville, GA, passed away Thursday, March 5, 2015 at Habersham Medical Center. Born February 23, 1932 in Dillard, GA, she was a daugh ...

Hall

Marjorie Dean Robins, 73, Flowery Branch
Marjorie Dean Robins, age 73, of Flowery Branch passed away Thursday, March 5th, 2015, at her home. Born October 1941, in Newport News, Virginia, she was the daughter of the late ...

Jackson

Dorothy Ballenger, 89, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Dorothy Ballenger, age 89, of Commerce who passed away on Thursday March 5th, 2015. She was the daughter of the late Ed and Mae ...

Union

Charles Winfred Blair, Sr, 87, Blairsville
Charles Winfred Blair, Sr. died on March 5, 2015 at his home in Blairsville. He was 87. Born in Kinston, AL to Dewey Herbert and Ozella Thorn Blair, he was raised on the family far ...
Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host dies, at 91
Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, died Sunday at 91 in Las Vegas
Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies
Dick Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84.
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.