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Local Obits for Mon. Apr 10th, 2017

Forsyth

Homero Sanchez, 63, Cumming
Homero Sanchez, age 63, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on April 10, 2017. He was born on March 1, 1954 in Pololcingo, Municipio de Huitzuco, Mexico. He is preceded in death by his ...

Gwinnett

Myrtle Geneva Fleeman, 85, Buford
Myrtle Geneva Fleeman, age 85, of Buford passed away Monday, April 10, 2017.  Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Thursday, April 13, 2017 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel with ...

Habersham

Nadene McConnell Ramsey, 78, Demorest
Nadene McConnell Ramsey, age 78 of Demorest, passed away on Monday, April 10, 2017. Born in Habersham County on May 7, 1938, she was a daughter of the late George Vance and Clar ...
George Bernard Jones, 86, Clarkesville
“The greatest man you ever knew.”  It is with such heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of our beloved father, grandfather and friend, George Bernard & ...
Pearlie Rudeseal, 79, Clarkesville
  Pearlie Rudeseal, age 79, passed away Monday, April 10, 2017 at her residence.  Pearlie was born in Toccoa to Amon Weaver and Lillie Holbrooks Weaver.  She w ...

Hall

Richard H. Allgire, 70, Gainesville
Richard H. Allgire, 70, of Gainesville, died Monday, April 10, 2017.  Little & Davenport Funeral Home.
Sherry Sherriel Osborne, 46, Flowery Branch
  Miss Sherry Sherriel Osborne, age 46 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Monday, April 10, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Memorial ...
Sarah Amanda Thomas, 82, Flowery Branch
Sarah Amanda Thomas age 82 of Flowery Branch passed away on 4/10/2017.  Sarah was a member of South Hall Baptist Church and enjoyed doing word searches. Mrs. Thomas is prec ...
Carvill F Worrell, 89, Gainesville
Mr. Carvill F. Worrell, 89 of Gainesville died Monday April 10. 2017. Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced later. Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Cre ...

Other

Willie Howard (Dick) Phillips, 83, of Alpharetta passed away Monday, April 10, 2017.  A truck driver for many years, Dick was a great animal lover and loved to tinker with any ...

Stephens

Jackie Williams Moore, 70, Toccoa
Mrs. Jackie Williams Moore, age 70 of 57 Rosedale Street, Toccoa passed away Monday, April 10, 2017 at her residence. A daughter of the late Thomas E. and Grace Wilmot Williams, ...

White

Mary Ruth Campbell Knight, 97, Cleveland
Mary Ruth Campbell Knight passed away on Monday, April 10, 2017 at her residence in Cleveland, GA. She was 97. She was preceded in death by her husband, Hubert Knight, her dau ...
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.