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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 ...
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.