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Local Obits for Sun. May 14th, 2017

Dawson

Doris J. Mowen, 82, Dawsonville
Doris J. Mowen, 82, of Dawsonville, passed away on Sunday, May 14, 2017. Funeral services will be held 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 17, 2017 in the chapel of Memorial Park South Fu ...

Forsyth

Rebecca Ann Weaver, 66, Cumming
Rebecca Ann Weaver, 66 of Cumming, GA passed away on Sunday May 14, 2017. The family will receive friends on Saturday June 10, 2017 from 12 Noon until 2pm at the McDonald and So ...

Gwinnett

Holly Ann Hudson, 72, Duluth
Mrs. Holly Ann Hudson, 72, of Duluth passed away on May 14, 2017.  Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later. Little& Davenport Funeral Home and Crema ...

Habersham

Bertram “Tony” Peaster, age 92, of Demorest, passed away Sunday, May 14, 2017 at Habersham Medical Center.  Tony was born in Bristol, England to the late Bertra ...
Mr. Stanley Jerrell Little, 64 of Clarkesville formerly of Gainesville died Sunday May 14, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in DeKalb County, Mr. Little had li ...

Hall

James Odis Davis, 90, Gillsville
  James Odis Davis, age 90, of Gillsville, GA passed away Sunday, May 14, 2017. He was a lifelong resident of Hall County, and a member of Dunagan’s Chapel United ...
Virginia Clark Butler, 88, Clermont
Mrs. Virginia Clark Butler, 88, of Clermont, passed away Sunday, May 14, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held a ...
Holly Noel Klink, 59, Alto
Mrs. Holly Noel Klink, aged 59 and daughter to the late Ashley and Rosella Brockett, resident of Alto, Georgia previously of Mars, Pennsylvania, passed away surrounded by the love ...
George Walton Moore III, 76, Gainesville
George Walton Moore III (Walton), age 76, died on May 14, 2017 at Lanier Village Estates following an extended illness. Walton was born in Gainesville, GA on July 13, 1940.  ...

Jackson

Lynn Elizabeth Gaston, 68, Hoschton
Lynn Elizabeth Gaston, age 68, of Hoschton passed away Sunday, May 14, 2017.  She was co owner of Griz Graphics in Hoschton.  Lynn loved flowers, gardening, birds, her do ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Jesse Cleveland “Jimmy” Lance, age 85, of Pendergrass, Georgia who entered into rest Sunday, May 14, 2017.  Mr. Lance ...

Lumpkin

L.J. Jarrard, 84, Dahlonega
L.J. Jarrard, age 84, a lifelong resident of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Sunday, May 14, 2017. Pop was a wonderful husband, father, pop and friend.  He will be greatly mis ...

White

Martha Sanders Brown, 96, Sautee Nacoochee
Martha Sanders Brown of Sautee Nacoochee passed away on Sunday, May 14, 2017. She was 96 years old.  Mrs. Brown was born on March 8, 1921. She grew up on a farm in Harpervi ...
Richard Lee Thacker, 62, Helen
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr Richard Lee Thacker, age 62 of Helen. Richard passed away Sunday, May 14, 2017. A potluck and celebration honoring ...
Richard Lee Thacker, 62, Cleveland
Richard Lee Thacker 2/20/1955 – 5/14/2017 Richard, or “Ricky” as he was affectionately known, was a wanderer, a wonderer, an adventurer, a thinker, a philosop ...
'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died
Singer Aretha Franklin, the iconic "Queen of Soul" who voiced classics such as "Respect," "Think" and "Chain of Fools," has died at 76.
Funeral service set for Gainesville advocate for the disabled
A longtime advocate for the disabled, Justin Pressley of Gainesville, will be buried Monday.
Billy Starr Hardman, Gainesville's oldest physician, dies at age 98
Dr. Billy Starr Hardman, M.D., a well-known physician who was instrumental in building the medical community in Gainesville, has died at the age of 98.
Ex-WWE star Brian Christopher Lawler dead at age 46
Authorities say former World Wrestling Entertainment star Brian Christopher Lawler has died after attempting suicide in his jail cell
Nancy Sinatra Sr., first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Nancy Sinatra Sr., childhood sweetheart and first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Former Congressman from Georgia Pat Swindall has died
Former Georgia congressman Pat Swindall, a GOP trailblazer derailed by perjury, dies at 67
Actor Tab Hunter, star of 'Damn Yankees!' movie, dies age 86
Actor Tab Hunter, whose blond good looks made him the heartthrob of millions of teenagers in the 1950s with such films as "Battle Cry" and "Damn Yankees," has died at age 86
Update: Ray Burch: Local, state poultry leader dies
A memorial service will be held Tuesday. July 10th for Ray Burch, a Gainesville man well-known in local and state poultry circles.