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Local Obits for Wed. Mar 29th, 2017

Banks

Barbara Ann Flannigan, 61, Maysville
Services for Barbara Ann Flannigan age 61 of Maysville, Ga. Died March 29, 2017.  Funeral Services will be held Saturday  April 1, 2017 at 2:00  p.m.  In Strick ...

Forsyth

Randy Hall, 53, Cumming
Randy Hall, age 53, of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017. He was a truck driver with Thomas Concrete and former employee of Downey Trees and J. B. Hunt Trucking Compan ...
Mary (Jean) Kirby, 69, Cumming
Mary (Jean) Kirby, 69, of Cumming passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017.  Jean loved reading books, watching movies, playing games, and listening to music.. Survivors inclu ...

Gwinnett

Montie Brogdon Thompson, age 92 of Buford, Georgia, died Wednesday, March 29, 2017.  Funeral service will be held Friday, March 31, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Hamilton Mill Memorial ...

Habersham

Shirley Ann Banks, 60, Clarkesville
Shirley Ann Banks, age 60 of Clarkesville, passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born on April 21, 1956, she was a daughter of Homer and ...
Pat Hunnicutt Parker, 66, Cornelia
Pat Hunnicutt Parker, age 66, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Mrs. Parker was born on July 23, 1950, in Macon County, North Carolina; a daughter ...
Martha Jean Crowe Thomley, 81, Clarkesville
The Funeral Mass for Martha Jean Crowe Thomley, 81, is scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday, April 7, at St. Mark Catholic Church, Clarkesville, with Father Jose Luis  Hernande ...
Linda Faye Sims Poole, 69, Demorest
Funeral services for Linda Faye Sims Poole, affectionately known by her family and friends simply as "Nena", age 69, of Demorest will be held on Friday, March 31, 2017 at ...

Hall

Franklin Royce Griffin Jr., 89, Gillsville
Funeral services are scheduled for 3:30 p.m. Saturday April 1, 2017 at Dunagans Chapel United Methodist Church for Franklin Royce Griffin Jr., age 89 of Gillsville. Mary Lee Grif ...
Larry Eugene Wehunt, 78, Flowery Branch
Mr. Larry Eugene Wehunt, 78 of Flowery Branch, Ga. died Wednesday March 29, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday April ...

Jackson

  Betty Jane “BJ” Parr Gorham, a native of Athens, GA. died March 29 at Brookside Commerce, with family at her side. The youngest daughter of the late Henry Lew ...
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.