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Local Obits for Fri. May 12th, 2017

Forsyth

Jean H. Bustrom, 95, Plantation, FL
Jean H. Burstrom, 95 of Plantation, FL passed away on Tuesday May 9, 2017.   The family will receive friends on Saturday May 13, 2017 from 10:30am – 11am at McDona ...
Patricia Ann Smith, 66, Cumming
Patricia Ann Smith, age 66, of Cumming, passed away Friday, May 12, 2017. No services are scheduled at this time. Ingram Funeral Home & Crematory, Cumming, Georgia is in ...
Rupert Joe Walls, 88, Cumming
Rupert Joe Walls, 88, of Cumming passed away Friday, May 12, 2017.  He was born to Claude C. and Effie Corn Walls and was a native of Forsyth County.  Mr. Walls was a fai ...

Gwinnett

Bathseba Metcalf McPherson, 63, Lawrenceville
Bathsheba Metcalf McPherson, age 63, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Friday, May 12, 2017. She was preceded in death by her parents, Millard and Ruth Buice Metcalf. She is surv ...
Charles A. Parks, 78, Buford
Charles A. Parks, age 78, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, May 12, 2017. He is survived by his wife of forty-four years, LaRita Bennett Parks, Buford, GA; children, Lori   ...
Austin M. Thomas, 21, Lawrenceville
Austin M. Thomas, age 21, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Friday, May 12, 2017. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Judith C. Swafford. He is survived by his father, E ...

Hall

Anne Moore Collier, 77, Gainesville
Anne Moore Dadisman Collier, 77, died at her home in Gainesville early Friday morning, following an extended illness. A native of Jefferson, Ga., Mrs. Collier was the daughter o ...
Estelle M. Bailey, 98, Gainesville
Estelle M. Bailey age 98 of Gainesville, Ga. died May 12, 2017 at Autumn Breeze Senior Living. Estelle was preceded in death by her husband Warren Bailey Sr. she is survived by ...
Juanita Clark Daniels, 86, Gainesville
Mrs. Juanita Bae Clark Daniels, 86, of Gainesville, passed away Friday, May 12, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Sat ...

Jackson

Evans funeral home announces the death of Ms. Betty Lucille Aycock Anderson, age 66 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, May 12, 2017.  Ms. Anderson was born in ...

Stephens

Mr. Robert Dudley “Bob” Mills, age 81, of Oak Creek Circle in Toccoa passed away Friday, May 12, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Ga.   A ...
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.