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Local Obits for Tue. May 16th, 2017

Forsyth

Phillip Macklin Lepley, 79, Cumming
Phillip Macklin Lepley, 79 of Cumming, GA passed away on Tuesday May 16, 2017. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldan ...
Olan Arthur Hembree, 72, Cumming
Olan Arthur Hembree, age 72, of Cumming, GA passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017. A memorial mass will be held on Friday, May 19, 2017 at 12:30 p.m. at St. Brigid Catholic Church in A ...

Hall

Lillie Montine White Adams, age 84, of Oakwood passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017. She was born and raised in Oakwood, GA. Montine was a member of First Baptist Church Oakwood. She ...
Huan Van Tran, 52, Gainesville
 Mr. Huan Van Tran, age 52 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at his residence following a sudden illness. Funeral Mass is scheduled for Saturday, May 20, ...
Thelma Katherine McRae Layne, 82, Gainesville
Thelma Katherine McRae Layne, age 82, of Gainesville, GA passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at her home after a short illness. She will be taken back to California where services ...

Lumpkin

Carol Victoria Dulaney, 71, Dahlonega
  Carol Victoria Dulaney, age 71, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2017. Carol was born on February 2, 1946 in Lexington, KY.  She worked as a serve ...
Virginia Pauline Brown, 71, Dahlonega
Virginia Pauline Brown, age 71, a lifelong resident of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2017.   Pauline was a devoted and loving wife, mother and grandmothe ...
Doyle Luther Butler, 74, Dahlonega
Doyle Luther Butler age 74 of Dahlonega passed away following a sudden illness on May 16, 2017.  He was native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County.  He worked for man ...

Other

Anne Lois Cooper, 96, Morrow
Anne Lois Cooper, age 96, of Morrow passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017.  Anne was a member of the Atlanta Arts Center.  She loved arts, crafts and reading.  She was a ...

Stephens

Gean McDonald Foster, 91, Toccoa
Mr. Gean McDonald Foster, age 91 of 7270 W. Currahee Street, Ayersville Community, Toccoa passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton. A son ...
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.