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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Apr 22nd, 2017

Banks

Harold Thomas, 71, Alto
Harold Thomas, age 71 of Alto, Georgia passed away on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following and extended illness.   Born in Banks Co ...

Habersham

Phillip B Palmer, 58, Clarkesville
Philip B Palmer, 58, of Clarkesville, Ga and Santee, Sc Passed away on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at his home following a short illness. Born in Burlington, Vt on 11/29/58, he was ...
Daniel Roseman, 76, Clarkesville
Daniel “Brooks” Roseman, age 76, of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at his residence following an extended battle with Parkinson’s D ...

Hall

David Robert Crain, 66, Gainesville
Mr. David Robert Crain, age 66, of Gainesville passed away on Saturday April 22, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral Services will be ...
Charlotte N. Dorsey, 73, Gainesville
Charlotte N. Dorsey 6/26/1944-4/22/2017 One of six children born to Robert Truman and Ruby Bryant, Charlotte married Edwin A. Dorsey on August 24, 1963. They spent most of their ...
Dr. James Edward Dorsey, 71, Gainesville
Dr. James Edward Dorsey, 71, Gainesville, died on April 22, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. He leaves behind his two children, Kim Gr ...
Ralph Clinton Gable, 76, Gainesville
Mr. Ralph Clinton Gable, 76, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, April 21, 2017 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday April ...
Harold Vandigriff Law, 77, Gainesville
Harold Vandigriff Law, affectionately known as “Hunky”, passed away in his home on Saturday, April 22nd, 2017, after declining health in the past year. He was born t ...
Roger Hartwell Lovell, 80, Flowery Branch
Mr. Roger Hartwell Lovell, age 80, of Flowery Branch passed away on Saturday April 22, 2017 following an extended illness. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, April 25, 20 ...

Jackson

Mary Louise Nation, 69, Maysville
Mrs. Mary Louise Nation, age 69, of Maysville, GA died Saturday, April 22, 2017 at her residence.  Mrs. Nation was born in Commerce to the late Leatus and Gladys Acree Seay. & ...
June Sherman, 90, Jefferson
June Sherman age 90 of Jefferson passed away April 22, 2017 surrounded by her family.   Mrs. Sherman was born May 26, 1926 in Evansville, Indiana to the late Daniel & Se ...

Lumpkin

Lynda Baltensperger, 66, Dahlonega
Lynda Baltensperger 66 of Dahlonega, Ga. died Sat. April 22, 2017 at the N.E. Ga. Medical Center . Little & Davenport Funeral Home & Crematory 355 Dawsonville Hwy. Gainesvi ...

Other

Larry Theodore Blevins, 62, Danielsville
  Larry Theodore Blevins, age 62 of Danielsville, GA passed away Saturday, April 22, 2017 at his residence.   Born in Commerce, GA, Mr. Blevins was the son of ...
Gary Leroy Fascilla, 66, Woodstock
Mr. Gary Leroy Fascilla, age 66, of Woodstock, Georgia passed away Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Kennestone – Wellstar Hospital, surrounded by his family and friends. Memori ...
Ying Wang, 52, Alpharetta
Ying Wang, 52, of Alpharetta, GA passed away on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Seasons Hospice IPU, Cumming, Ga.  Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 10: ...
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.