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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Apr 2nd, 2017

Habersham

Charles Efford “Buddy” Underwood, age 78 of Alto, Georgia passed away on Sunday, April 02, 2017. Born in Habersham County, Georgia on July 09, 1938, he was a son of ...

Hall

Ha To Long, 78, Gainesville
Mrs. Ha To Long, age 78 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, April 2, 2017 at Halcyon Hospice House following an extended illness. The family will receive friends on Saturday, ...
Demorest Parks Bell, 76, Gainesville
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Demorest Parks Bell, age 76 of Gainesville, Georgia (Belmont Community) who entered into rest Sunday, April 2, 2017.  Mr. Bell wa ...

Other

Leon T. Burawski, 87, Alpharetta
Leon T. Burawski, 87 of Alpharetta, GA passed away on Sunday April 2, 2017. Services will be held in Pennsylvania at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonal ...

Stephens

Robbie Ann Childs Capes, 71, Eastanollee
Mrs. Robbie Ann Childs Capes, age 71, of Freeman Creek Circle, Eastanollee, Ga., passed away Saturday, April 1, 2017 at Stephens County Hospital. A daughter of the late Robert E ...

White

Earl E. Gilreath, 83, Cleveland
Earl E. Gilreath age 83, of Cleveland passed away Sunday April 2, 2017.    Mr. Gilreath was born in White County the son of the late Lewis and Cathrene Thomas Gil ...
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.