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Local Obits for Sat. Mar 11th, 2017

Forsyth

Jean M. Cahill, 66, Cumming
Jean M. Cahill passed away peacefully on March 11, 2017. Her husband of 66 years, Charles R. Cahill, preceded her in death last year. She is survived by her 3 children Jeffrey Cahi ...
Rema Martin, 79, Cumming
Rema Martin, 79, passed away at Northside Forsyth Hospital on March 11, 2017. He is survived by his wife Shirley Martin of Cumming. Children Cherri and Dennis Howell of Big Cano ...

Habersham

Rev. Larry D. Carnes, 69, Mount Airy
Rev. Larry D. Carnes, age 69 of Mt. Airy, went home to be with Jesus on Saturday, March 11, 2017. Born in Athens, Georgia on July 5, 1947, he was a son of the late N. B. Carnes ...
David M. Martin, Sr., 88, Cornelia
David M. Martin Sr., age 88, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Saturday, March 11, 2017. Mr. Martin was born on November 27, 1928 in Nashville, Tennessee to the late Andrew P. ...

Hall

Carlton Buffington, 94, Gillsville
Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Monday March 13 ,2017 at Lebanon United Methodist Church for Carlton Buffington , 94 , of Gillsville ,Ga . Rev. Marshall Dale will officiate ...
The final chapter of the storied, textbook life of Cecil William Davis closed March 11, 2017.   The textbook nearly went unwritten as he was diagnosed with diphtheria at age ...
Jimmie Vandiver Glosson, 85, Gainesville
Mrs. Jimmie Vandiver  Glosson, 85  of Gainesville died peacefully Saturday March 11, 2017 at her residence. A loving daughter, sister, friend, wife, mother and grandmo ...
Ann Robinson, 64, Gainesville
Funeral services will be held for Ann Robinson 64 of Gainesville, Ga. at 2:00pm Tuesday March 14, 2017 in the stateroom of Little & Davenport. Mrs. Robinson died Sat March 11, ...
Charlie Sanders, 73, Gainesville
Mr. Charlie Sanders, 73 of Gainesville died Saturday March 11, 2017. ?A native of Jackson County, Mr. Sanders had lived in Hall County for a number of years.  He was the so ...

White

Shelia Black, 67, Sautee-Nacoochee
Shelia Black, age 67 of Sautee, passed away on Saturday March 11, 2017 at her residence. Ms. Black was born on November 16, 1949, in Toccoa, Georgia to Suvilla Caudell Black and ...
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