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Local Obits for Thu. Mar 30th, 2017

Dawson

Vivian Wynell Coker, 75, Dawsonville
Vivian Wynell Coker, age 75, of Dawsonville, passed away Thursday, March 30, 2017. She was a member of Crossroads Baptist Church. She retired from Dawson County School System after ...

Forsyth

Cinda Jones, 59, Cumming
Cinda Jones 59, of Cumming, Ga passed away on March 30, 2017. Cinda was a paraprofessional and worked for the Forsyth County Board of Education for ten years. She was predece ...

Gwinnett

Douglas Everett Warren, 55, Sugar Hill
Douglas Everett Warren, 55, of Sugar Hill passed away Thursday, March 30, 2017.  He is preceded in death by his parent, Everett William and Essie Grace Higgins Warren. Surv ...
Troy Vernon Adams, 87, Buford
Mr. Troy Vernon Adams, age 87, of Buford, GA, passed away on Thursday, March 30, 2017. Funeral service will be held Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 3:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chape ...

Habersham

Jane Denton Tyler, 64, Turnerville
Jane Denton Tyler, age 64 of Turnerville, passed away on Thursday, March 30, 2017. Born in Clayton, Georgia on August 20, 1952, she was the daughter of the late Ray and Claris R ...

Hall

Manley Hoyt Jones, 94, Gainesville
Manley Hoyt Jones, age 94, passed away Thursday, March 30, 2017.   Hoyt was born in Gainesville on December 26, 1922 to Manley C. and Levicie Jones.  He proudly served ...

Lumpkin

  Mary Belle Boston, age 73, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Thursday, March 30, 2017. She was a dedicated matriarch and strong independent woman who lived for her famil ...
Ronald Mason Benitez, 61, Dahlonega
Ronald Mason Benitez, age 61 of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, March 30, 2017.  Mr. Benitez was born January 30, 1956 in Miami, FL to the late Armando J. and Joyce E. Beni ...

Stephens

Betty Troup Moore, 83, Toccoa
Mrs. Betty Troup Moore, age 83 of Walnut Street, Toccoa, GA, passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA. A daughter of the ...
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