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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 ...
Longtime Gainesville dentist, director of Good News Dental Clinic to be remembered at Wednesday service
Memorial services are set for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 for Dr. Edwin Riley "Ed" Burnette, a longtime Gainesville dentist who was the director of Good News Dental Clinic for a number of years.
Broadway legend Carol Channing has died at age 97
Actress Carol Channing, whose career spanned decades on Broadway and on television, has died at age 97. Publicist B. Harlan Boll says Channing died of natural causes.
Joe Gibbs' eldest son dies at 49 from neurological disease
Joe Gibbs Racing says co-founder J.D. Gibbs, the eldest son of team owner and Pro Football Hall of Fame coach Joe Gibbs, has died. He was 49.
Georgia Hall Of Fame racer Charles Barrett passes away
Charles Barrett, a Hall of Fame short track ace and former NASCAR driver, passed away on Friday. The Cleveland, Georgia native scored the win in approximately 250...
Mansfield Oil Co. founder dies at 86
John Mansfield, Sr., of Amelia Island, Fla., formerly of Gainesville, and the founder of Mansfield Oil Company and Kangaroo convenience stores, died Thursday. .
Actress and director Penny Marshall dies at age 75
'Laverne & Shirley' star and movie director Penny Marshall has died at age 75
Funeral services Friday for officer who helped establish Hall County SWAT team
Funeral services have been scheduled for Lt. Bob McMahan, a 23-year veteran of the Hall County Sheriff's Office, who was instrumental in setting up the SWAT team for the department.
'SpongeBob' creator Stephen Hillenburg dies at 57
Stephen Hillenburg, whose daffy animated 'SpongeBob SquarePants' became an international hit, dies at 57.