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Local Obits for Sat. May 20th, 2017

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George Gary Bishop, 83, Gainesville
Funeral services will be held Monday May 22, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at New Bridge Baptist Church for George Gary Bishop, 83, of Gainesville. Rev. Milton Harris and Dr. Bill Coates will ...
N.A. Jacobs, 93, Gainesville
N. A. Jacobs, Jr., 93, a Gainesville fixture since 1958, quietly passed on May 20, 2017.  An architect by trade and a Ramblin’ Wreck to the core, N. A. loved his fa ...
Brooklyn Elaine March, 2, Gainesville
  Miss Brooklyn Elaine March, age 2, passed away on Saturday, May 20, 2017 in Hershey, Pennsylvania following a sudden illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Friday, J ...

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Sylvia Carter, 84, Sautee Nacoochee
Sylvia Carter age 84, of Sautee Nacoochee passed away Saturday May 20, 2017.  Funeral arrangements will be announced by Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland. 
Ricky Allen Wilson, 56, Cleveland
Ricky Allen Wilson, age 56 of Cleveland, Georgia passed away on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Demorest, Georgia on March 03, 1961, he w ...
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.
Helmut Kohl, chancellor who reunited Germany, dies at 87
Helmut Kohl, the physically imposing German chancellor whose reunification of a nation divided by the Cold War put Germany at the heart of a united Europe, has died
Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers Band dies at age 69
Gregg Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel the Allman Brothers Band to superstardom, has died at age 69