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Local Obits for Tue. Jul 14th, 2015

Dawson

Alan Carter Redd, 57, Dawsonville formerly of Cumming
Alan Carter Redd, age 57 of Dawsonville, formerly of Cumming, passed away on Thursday, August 6, 2015.  He was preceded in death by his infant son, Cody Redd,  parents, C ...

Forsyth

Woodrow Woody Bryson, 75, Cumming
Woodrow Woody Bryson, 75, of Cumming went home to his Savior on Monday, July 20, 2015. A service to celebrate his life will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday at Cumming Baptist Chu ...
Porter Russell Long, 89, Cumming
Porter Russell Long, 89, of Cumming, GA passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 25. He was a United States Navy veteran and was also a self employed cabinet maker. Mr. Long was a ...
Doris Aline Revis, 60, Cumming
Doris Aline Revis, age 60, of Cumming, passed away on Tuesday, July 14, 2015. She was a member of Settingdown Baptist Church. Doris is preceded in death by her husband, Bobby Revis ...

Gwinnett

Robert John Garrett, 74, Dacula
Robert John Garrett, Age 74, of Dacula, Georgia (formerly of Jackson County, Georgia), passed away on Sunday, August 9, 2015 to his favorite duck hunting spot, where his dog, Drake ...
Brian Scott Lewis, 45, Lawrenceville
Brian Scott Lewis, age 45, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Tuesday, July 14, 2015. He is survived by his father, John E. Lewis, Lawrenceville, GA; mother, Margaret L. Lewis, La ...

Hall

Hugh Major Dorsey, 98, Gainesville
Hugh Major Dorsey passed away at his home in Gainesville, GA on July 14th, 2015 – he was 98.   Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm Saturday, July 18th, 2015, ...
Mrs. Willo Dean (Butler) Duran, age 82, of Oakwood passed away Tuesday, July 14, 2015 at her residence with family.   Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, July 1 ...
Stephen L. Maxson, 65, Flowery Branch
Stephen L. Maxson, age 65, died peacefully in his home surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday, July 14, 2015 after a 12 month battle with cancer.  He had the opportunity d ...
Betty Jean Morris, 74, Gainesville
Home Going Services for Mrs. Betty Jean Morris (74) will be held Saturday, July 18, 2015 at 11:00am , Bethel Church of the Nazarene, 1900 Garden Drive, Gainesville, GA, pastor; Rev ...
J.A. Underwood, 91, Gainesville
J.A. Underwood, age 91, of Gainesville, GA passed away Wednesday, July 22, 2015. He was born and raised in Pendergrass, GA and retired from Jackson EMC. He served his country in ...

Jackson

Marie Landers Powers, 80, Hoschton
Marie Landers Powers, age 80, of Hoschton passed away Thursday, August 6, 2015.  Mrs. Powers was survived by her daughter Janet D. Pruett of Hoschton; sons Gregory Howard Th ...
James William Roberts, 63, Commerce
Mr. James William Roberts, age 63, of Commerce, GA died Monday, July 27, 2015 at Northridge Medical Center.  Mr. Roberts was born in Elkins, WV to the late Glenn and Ruth Byrd ...

Lumpkin

Patti Adams Pollock, Dahlonega
Patti Adams Pollock….Our shining star joined our Lord and Savior on July 14, 2015 after a sudden illness. Patti was a beautiful soul with a beautiful smile and she sincer ...
Cathy Sharp, 61, Dahlonega
Cathy Sharp, 61, of Dahlonega, passed away on Tuesday, July 14, 2015. She is survived by her spouse, Calvin Mick Sharp, son Troy and daughter Camile. Memorial services will b ...
Larry Charles Standridge, 72, Dahlonega
Larry Charles Standridge passed away on Tuesday, July 14th, 2015 at the age of 72.  He will be greatly missed by his wife, Carolyn, of 16 years, brother, Stan, of Holly Spring ...

Other

Ethel Mae Craig McKinney, 88, Marietta
                Ethel Mae Craig McKinney, 88 of Marietta, Ga. Beloved mother, grandmother, great grandmot ...
Claudia “Shorty” Wade Talley, 62, of Murphy, NC, passed away Tuesday, July 14, 2015 at Northside Hospital-Forsyth. She was born in Atlanta, GA on June 19, 1953, and ...
Matthew Allen West, 44, Hayes, Virgina
Matthew Allen West, age 44 of Hayes, Virginia, passed away July 13, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete but will be announced by Memorial Park Fun ...

White

Troy Anthony Smith, 40, Cleveland
Services for, Troy Anthony Smith  age 40 of Cleveland, Ga. ,  Memorial services will be held July 17, 2015  at 6:00 pm in Strickland funeral Home Chapel.  Stric ...
Sidney Rowan Brangham, 83, Cleveland
Sidney Rowan Brangham, age 83 of Cleveland passed away Tuesday, July 14, 2015.  Sidney was born in Huntington W.V. to the late Waldie and Nelle Lanthorne Brangham on August 1, ...
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.
Former Oakwood City Council member dies
A woman who served on the Oakwood City Council for 15 years before stepping down two years ago will be buried Saturday.