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Local Obits for Thu. Aug 25th, 2016

Forsyth

Dina Sarandis, 90, Cumming
Dina Sarandis, age 90, of Cumming, GA, passed away on August 25, 2016.  Dina was born in Springfield, MA, in 1925, to the late Nicholas and Athamandia Makrianis. While living ...
Michael White, Cumming
Michael White, “Mike” passed away on August 25, 2016.  A native Atlantan, he grew up in the West End area of Atlanta and attended West Fulton High School.  Mi ...

Gwinnett

Cory William Taylor, 25, Norcross
Cory William Taylor, 25 of Norcross, GA passed away on Sunday, August 21, 2016.  A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at Northpoint Comm ...

Habersham

Phillip Allen, 70, Demorest
Phillip Allen, age 70, of Demorest, Georgia, went to his Heavenly Home on Thursday, August 25, 2016. Mr. Allen was born on August 14, 1946, to the late Frank Allen and Martha Sa ...

Hall

Ms. Martha Sue Sloan Mollohan went to be with her Lord on August 25, 2016. She was 76 years old. She was preceded in death by her parents, son, and husband. She left behind her ...
Jordan Christopher Walling, 23, Gainesville
Mr. Jordan Christopher Walling age 23 of Gainesville passed away on Thursday August 25, 2016 following a sudden illness. Memorial services will be scheduled at a later date. ...

Lumpkin

Thomas Jerry Abee, 73, Dahlonega
Thomas Jerry Abee, age 73, of Dahlonega GA passed away on August 25, 2016. Jerry was born in Atlanta, GA on October 9, 1942 to the late Roy Howard and Mae Stargel Abee. Jerry ...

Other

James Ira Payne,II, 76, Acworth
Memorial services for James Ira Payne, II, age 75 of Acworth, will be held on Monday, August 29, 2016, at 1:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel.  Rev. Paul Garner will off ...

Stephens

Pamela Morgan Pyeatt, 61, Toccoa
Mrs. Pamela Morgan Pyeatt age 61 of 48 Valley Circle, Toccoa passed away Thursday August 25, 2016 at Stephens County Hospital. A daughter of the late Don and Juanita Evanson Mo ...
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.