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Local Obits for Wed. Jan 4th, 2017

Forsyth

James Heyward Selby, Jr, 78, of Cumming, GA passed away on Wednesday, January 4, 2017.  Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Home, www.mcdonaldandson.com
James “Donny” Shelton II, 45, of Cumming passed away Wednesday January 4, 2017 at Northside Hospital Forsyth following a sudden illness. Born June 9, 1971, Donny had ...

Habersham

Carolyn Ann King Rucker, 55, Cornelia
Carolyn Ann King Rucker, age 55 of Cornelia passed away on January 4, 2017. Born in Habersham County on April 27, 1961, she was a daughter of Juanita Jenkins Rucker of Cornelia ...
Tony "Yankee" Goulding, 42, Clarkesville
Tony “Yankee” Goulding, age 42 of Clarkesville, passed away on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Indianapolis, Indiana on March ...

Hall

Shannon Ray Moore, 38, Gainesville
Shannon Ray Moore, age 38 of Gainesville, GA died Wednesday, January 4, 2017. A memorial service will be held Sunday, January 8, 2017 at 2:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. R ...
Mr. Larry “Tim” Timothy Vaughn, 53, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on January 4, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, January 6, 2017 in ...
Charles Richard White Jr., 33, Flowery Branch
Funeral Services are scheduled for 3:00 p.m. Sunday January 8, 2017 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Charles Richard White Jr., age 33 of Flowery Branch. Jamie Poole will offi ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Betty Lou Hensley Boutwell, age 77 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, January 4, 2017.  Mrs. Boutwell was bo ...
Frank Lipovac, 59, Jefferson
Frank Lipovac, age 59, of Jefferson passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2017.  Frank loved to hunt, work, being outdoors, helping others and his family.  Survivors include ...
Karen Lynn Nohejl, 73, Hoschton
Karen Lynn Nohejl, age 73, of Hoschton passed away Wednesday,January 4, 2017.  Survivors include her son Scott Nohejl and sister Karol Baddeley.  Lawson Funeral Hom ...
Jennie Lee Thrasher, 86, Commerce
Mrs. Jennie Lee Thrasher, age 86, of Commerce, GA, formerly of Riverdale died Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at Northridge Health and Rehab. Mrs. Thrasher was born in Louisville, MS to ...

Other

Judy Lynn Wilson, 54, Danielsville
Judy Lynn Wilson, age 54 of Danielsville, GA passed away Wednesday, January 04, 2017.   Mrs. Wilson was the daughter of Kathleen Hill Comer and the late John Taylor Wood ...

Stephens

Mr. John Douglas “Johnny” Murray, Jr., age 65 of 569 Watson Street, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at his residence. A son of the late John D ...

White

Susan Almond, 68, Sautee Nacoochee
Susan Almond, age 68 of Sautee Nacoochee, passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2017.  Mrs. Almond was born September 10, 1948 in Sandersville, GA to the late Paul and Mildred ...
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.