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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Apr 24th, 2017

Forsyth

Frances Ethel Patterson, 93, of Cumming passed away Monday, April 24, 2017.  Frances loved to fish, gardening and was a member of Coal Mountain Baptist Church.  She is pr ...

Gwinnett

Frances Radosta, 92, Johns Creek
Frances Radosta, age 92, of Johns Creek, died Monday, April 24, 2017. Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 4:00 pm at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Deacon Bil ...

Habersham

Brandon Lee Hill, 23, Baldwin
Brandon Lee Hill, age 23 of Baldwin, passed away on Monday, April 24, 2017. Born in Dekalb County, Georgia on August 3, 1993 he was the son of the late Charles Lee and Carla Goo ...
Douglas Joseph Wheeler, age 86 of Demorest, passed away Monday, April 24, 2017. Born on December 3, 1930, he was a son of the late David Charles “Dee” Wheeler, Sr. ...

Hall

George Michael Fox, 49, Gainesville
Mr. George Michael Fox, age 49, of Gainesville passed away Monday, April 24, 2017. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, April 29, 2017 in the Chapel of Memorial Park So ...

Jackson

David Lee Cantrell, 66, Jefferson
Evans funeral home announces the death of Mr. David Lee Cantrell, age 66 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Monday, April 24, 2017.  Mr. Cantrell was born in Buford, ...
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.