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Local Obits for Fri. Mar 24th, 2017

Dawson

Anita Lorraine Ray Prichard, 50, Dawsonville
Anita Lorraine Ray Prichard, 50, of Dawsonville passed away Friday March 24, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a short illness. A resident of Dawson County ...

Forsyth

Emma Lou McConnell, 95, Cumming
Emma Lou McConnell, age 95, of Cumming, GA, passed away on March 24, 2017. Emma Lou was born in 1922, to the late Enoch and Alice Nix. She was a member of New Harmony Baptist Churc ...
Imre M. Gombos, 81, Cumming
Imre M. Gombos, 81, of Cumming, GA passed away on Friday March 24, 2017. A Reception/Celebration of Life, will be held on Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 3:00 - 5:00 pm at the Polo ...
Alan Lewis Kates, 50, Cumming
Mr. Alan Lewis Kates age 50 of Cumming passed away on Friday March 24, 2017 at Emory University Hospital, Atlanta following an extended illness.         &nbs ...
Beverly J. Scott, 54, Cumming
Beverly J. Scott, age 54, of Cumming, passed away Friday, March 24, 2017.  She loved her Church and was a prayer warrior and had a love for southern gospel music. She was p ...

Hall

Harold Dallas Gee, 75, Gainesville
 Mr. Harold Dallas Gee age 75 of Gainesville passed away on Friday March 24, 2017 in Commerce, Ga following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Monday M ...
Brenda Turpin, 41, Gillsville
Mrs. Brenda Turpin, 41, of Gillsville passed away March 24, 2015. A funeral service will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, March 31, 2017 in the chapel of Memorial Park Funeral Ho ...
Bobby Black, 42, Gillsville
Bobby Black, age 42, of Gillsville, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Friday, March 24, 2017.   Mr. Black was born on December 2, 1974, in Demorest, Georgia. He was p ...
Willene Chastain, 88, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Willene Hulsey Chastain,88, of Flowery Branch passed away at home Friday March 24, 2017 surrounded by her family after an extended illness.  Willene's death marks the ...
  Mr. Henry Thomas “Jeep” Woodliff, 101, of Gainesville died Friday, March 24, 2017, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born September 11th, 1915 in Flowery B ...

White

Bobbie Haynes, 88, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Bobbie Neal Haynes, age 88 of Cleveland. Bobbie passed away Friday, March 24, 2017. Funeral services are scheduled f ...
Ruth Schofield, 91, Helen
Francis Ruth Schofield, age 91 of Helen, passed away Friday, March 24, 2017. Mrs. Schofield was born August 17, 1925 in Robertstown, GA to the late Andrew and Elizabeth Abernath ...
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.