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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Sep 15th, 2016

Dawson

Welker Emory Hamby, 39, Atlanta, formerly of Dawsonville
Welker Emory Hamby, 39, of Atlanta passed away Wednesday September 14, 2016 at his residence following a sudden illness. Born February 15, 1977 and raised in Dawsonville, Mr. Ha ...

Hall

Julia Juliet Law Gatlin, 95, Gainesville
Julia Juliet Law Gatlin was born in Jackson County Georgia on July 18, 1921 to Joseph Q. Law and Ina Bell Burns Law. Julia lived in Gainesville for a number of years and she later ...
Alice J Williams, 66, Gainesville
 Alice J Williams age 66 of Gainesville, GA passed away on September 15, 2016. Professional Services Entrusted to Wimberly & Jackson Funeral Home. 
Alice Randolph Williams, 65, Gainesville
Alice Randolph Williams age 65 of Gainesville, GA passed away on September 15, 2016.  She was preceded in death by her parents Fletcher and Peccolia Randolph . She leaves to c ...

Jackson

Curtis L. McIntire, 61, Commerce
Curtis L. McIntire, age 61 of Commerce, GA passed away Thursday September 15, 2016.   Mr. McIntire was the son of the late LeRoy Harvey and Sue Elmore Leachman McIntir ...
Brenda Sue Dalton, 69, Jefferson
  Ms. Brenda Sue Dalton, age 69, of Jefferson, GA passed away on Thursday, September 15, 2016 at her residence.  Ms. Dalton was born on October 16, 1946 in Fairmont, W ...

White

Patricia V. Driver, 72, Sautee
Patricia Driver, age 72 of Sautee, passed away on Thursday, September 15, 2016. Mrs. Driver was born on October 16, 1943, in Atlanta, Georgia, to the late John L. Waites, Sr. an ...
Blanche Garland, 87, Cleveland
Blanche Garland, age 87 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, September 15, 2016.  Mrs. Garland was born February 26, 1929 in Waynesville, NC to the late Reuben and Bida Mess ...
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.
Helmut Kohl, chancellor who reunited Germany, dies at 87
Helmut Kohl, the physically imposing German chancellor whose reunification of a nation divided by the Cold War put Germany at the heart of a united Europe, has died
Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers Band dies at age 69
Gregg Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel the Allman Brothers Band to superstardom, has died at age 69