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Local Obits for Sat. May 13th, 2017

Banks

Donnie G. Abbott, 64, Alto
Donnie G. Abbott age 64 of Alto (Banks County) passed away Saturday May 13, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  Mr. Abbott was born November 6, 1952 to the late ...

Forsyth

William Stephen “Steve” Haase, age 57, of Buford, GA passed away Saturday, May 13, 2017. He was preceded in death by his parents, Bill and Louise Cooper Haase. He is su ...

Gwinnett

Blondine Darby Bennett, age 76, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, May 13, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband, George Bennett. She is survived by her children, Rhon ...
Mary Lyford Moyle, 68, Sugar Hill
Mary Lyford Moyle, age 68, of Sugar Hill, GA, formerly of Lakewood, NY, passed away Saturday, May 13, 2017. She is survived by her husband of forty-seven years, Warren Lee Moyle, S ...

Hall

Adela Barron, 53, Oakwood
Mrs. Adela Barron, 53, of Oakwood, passed away Saturday, May 13, 2017, at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at St. Michael Catho ...

Jackson

Betty Parks Davis, 74, Jefferson
Evans funeral home announces the death of Mrs. Betty Parks Davis, age 74 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, May 13, 2017.  Mrs. Davis was born in Banks Coun ...

Lumpkin

Harold Dean Grizzle, 88, Dahlonega
Harold Dean Grizzle, age 88, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Saturday, May 13, 2017.   Harold Dean was born on December 31, 1928 in Dahlonega, GA where he lived most of ...
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.