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Local Obits for Sat. Jul 18th, 2015

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Virginia Morgan, 69, Winder
Ms. Virginia Morgan, age 69, of Winder, Georgia died July 18, 2015.  Born in Heflin, Alabama, she was a daughter of the late James Lee “Nim” and Gladys Beatrice Wa ...

Forsyth

Debbie Hicks Livingston, 60, Free Home
Debbie Hicks Livingston, age 60 of Free Home, passed away peacefully at her home on July 18, 2015. She was a member of New Harmony Baptist Church and was the Church pianist for 49 ...

Gwinnett

Mattie Nell Crider Bennett, age 92, of Buford, GA passed away Saturday, July 18, 2015. She was preceded in death by her husband of forty-three years, Louis Bennett; parents, Tim an ...

Habersham

Kathy Diane Kelly Huey, age 59, of Alto, passed away Saturday, July 18, 2015. Born on November 2, 1955, in Pensacola, FL, she was a daughter of Gilbert Kelly and Jewel Hodge Kel ...

Hall

Johnny Heyward Godfrey Jr., 77, Gainesville
Johnny Heyward Godfrey Jr., 77, of Gainesville passed away on Saturday, July 18, 2015 at Hope Memory Care and Assistant Living following an extended illness. Funeral services wi ...
Mary Ann Hope Kendall, 77, Gainesville
Mrs. Mary Ann Hope Kendall age 77 of Gainesville passed away on Saturday July 18, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Funeral services are schedu ...

Jackson

Jerry Talmadge Hardy, 73, Commerce
Mr. Jerry Talmadge Hardy, age 73 of Commerce died Saturday, July 18, 2015 at Northridge Medical Center.  Mr. Hardy was born in Homer to the late, Berry Talmadge and Ethel Will ...

Lumpkin

Gary Scarborough, 77, Dahlonega
Gary Griggs Scarborough passed away at the age of 77 on July 18, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a battle with lung disease.   Mr. Scarborough was bor ...

Other

Mary (Ruth) Aldridge Goodman of Atlanta, GA, died July 18, 2015.  Mary Ruth, as she was known as a young girl, was born in Monroe, NC and attended J.W. Cannon High School in K ...

Stephens

Betty Ann Youngblood, 79, Toccoa
Betty Ann Youngblood   Mrs. Betty Ann Roper Youngblood age 79, of 4576 Mize Road Toccoa passed away Saturday July 18, 2015 at her residence.   A daughter of the late ...

White

Willie Doyle Wheeler, 88, Cleveland
Mr. Willie Doyle Wheeler age 88 of Cleveland passed away Saturday, July 18, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Braselton Hospital.  Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time ...
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.