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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Jul 22nd, 2015

Banks

Andrew Scott O'Kelley, 37, Maysville
Mr. Andrew Scott O'Kelley age 37 of Maysville passed away Wednesday July 22, 2015 at the Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. O'Kelley was born in Commerce on July 22, 19 ...

Forsyth

Carl Leon Monroe, 78, Cumming
Carl Leon Monroe, age 78, of Forsyth County, GA, passed away peacefully at home on July 22, 2015. He was well known in the sports field in Forsyth County but the only thing he love ...

Gwinnett

William Craig “CJ” Ford, 29, Harrisburg, PA formerly of Atlanta
William Craig “CJ” Ford, age 29 of Harrisburg, PA and formerly of Atlanta, GA died suddenly on Wednesday, July 22, 2015. Funeral service will be held Saturday, August 1 ...
Allison Paige Davis Harrison, age 38 of Dacula, GA died Wednesday, July 22, 2015 following an extended illness. A memorial service will be held Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at 6:00 PM at ...
Rebecca Jo “Beckie” Manning, 37, of Suwanee passed away July 22, 2015. Born August 31, 1977, she was a lifelong resident of Forsyth County.  Beckie was very dev ...
 Jacob Jerry Dean Smith, 9, of Suwanee passed away Wednesday July 22, 2015.  Jacob was born June 21, 2006 and was a  resident of Forsyth County his ...
Jared Will Smith, 8, Suwanee
Jared Will Smith,8 of Suwanee passed away Wednesday July 22, 2015. Jared, born July 16, 2007 was a residents of Forsyth County where he lived all his life. He&nbs ...

Habersham

Mary Jo Sawyer Hall, 69, Baldwin
Mary Jo Sawyer Hall, age 69, of Baldwin, Georgia, went to be with Jesus on Wednesday, July 22, 2015 following complications from surgery.   Mrs. Hall was born on Septem ...

Hall

Annie Bell Darrisaw, 87, Gainesville
Annie Bell Darrisaw age 87 of Gainesville, Ga passed away Wednesday July 22, 2015. Professional services entrusted to Wimberly & Jackson Funeral Home. 
Hubert Ray McBroom, 76, Flowery Branch
Mr. Hubert Ray McBroom, age 76, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Wednesday, July 22, 2015. He was born in Phoenix, MS and retired as a truck driver. He was the son of the late ...
Annie Nell Darrisaw, 87, Gainesville
Annie Nell Darrisaw age 87 of Gainesville, Ga passed away Wednesday July 22, 2015. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, July 28,2015 at New Salem Baptist Church in Jefferso ...
Jacqueline Brooks Shirley, 81, Gainesville
  Mrs. Jacqueline Brooks Shirley, age 81, of Shirley Road, Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, July 22, 2015 at her residence.      & ...
Annette Elaine Stansbury, 56, of Oakwood passed away on Wednesday, July 22, 2015. Born in South Bend, IN. on March 8, 1959, she was the daughter of Julian Moody and Eileen Lemle ...

Stephens

Linda Gail Mize Burden, 67, Eastanollee
Mrs. Linda Gail Mize Burden, age 67 of 1904 N. Broad River Road, Eastanollee, Georgia passed away Wednesday, July 22, 2015 at the Young At Heart Personal Care Home, Carnesville, Ge ...
Jimmy Lee Geeter, 57, Martin
Mr. Jimmy Lee Geeter, age 57 of 2283B Gumlog Road, Martin, Georgia passed away Wednesday, July 22, 2015 at his residence.   A son of the late Thomas and Mary Powell Geet ...
Jonathan Demme, 'Silence of the Lambs' director, dead at 73
Jonathan Demme, the Oscar-winning director of "The Silence of the Lambs" and "Philadelphia," whose Talking Heads documentary "Stop Making Sense" is considered one of the greatest concert films ever, has died at age 73
Don Rickles, king of insult comedy, dies at 90
Comedian Don Rickles, the Emmy-winning king of insult comedy, died Thursday at 90
Former Hall County Sheriff Bob Vass dies
Former Hall County Sheriff Bob Vass died Monday morning, according to information from the Hall County Coroner's Office.
NASCAR short-track star Sam Ard dies at 78
Sam Ard, a two-time champion of NASCAR's second-tier series, died Sunday. He was 78.
Well known Gainesville social figure passes away
Winifred Natalie Forbes Boomershine died while surrounded by family members on Saturday, March 25th, roughly a month before her 88th birthday.
Gainesville Pearl Harbor veteran dies
Henry Thomas "Jeep" Woodliff of Gainesville, a 101-year-old survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor, will be buried in a graveside service Monday at 1:00 at Alta Vista Cemetery.
Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash
Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida.
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.