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Local Obits for Sun. May 7th, 2017

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Robert Brandon Gloss, 27, Winder
  Robert Brandon Gloss, age 27, of Winder, GA passed away Sunday, May 7, 2017. He is survived by his wife of two years, Chellye Gunter Gloss, Winder, GA; children, Isabella ...

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Jimmy Stephens Lowman, 57, Dawsonville
Jimmy Stephens Lowman, age 57 of Dawsonville, passed away on May 7, 2017. He is preceded in death by his parents Austin and Beatrice Carter Lowman, and nephew Timothy Lowman. He is ...
Jessie Randall Kittrell, 66, Dawsonville
Jessie Randall Kittrell, 66 of Dawsonville, GA passed away on Sunday May 7, 2017 at the Gwinnett Medical Center in Larenceville. He was born at Fort Benning, GA on June 21, 1950 ...

Forsyth

Ruth Beatrice Smith, 99, Cumming
Ruth Beatrice Smith, age 99, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Sunday, May 7, 2017. She was a member of Settendown Baptist Church in Cumming, GA. She is preceded in death by her husba ...

Habersham

Pauline Brock Brown, 83, Mt. Airy
Pauline Brock Brown, age 83 of Mt. Airy, Georgia passed away on Sunday, May 07, 2017. Born in the Hollingsworth Community of Banks County, Georgia on November 11, 1933, she was ...

Hall

Patricia Ogletree, 65, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Patricia Ogletree, 65, of Flowery Branch, Georgia passed away on Sunday, May 7, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Memorial services will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Thu ...
Rebecca Dianne Jones Arroway, 44, Gainesville
Mrs. Rebecca Dianne Jones Arroway, 44, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, May 7, 2017 at her residence.   Memorial services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Frid ...
Mrs. Thelma Christena Ammons Baker, 99, of Gainesville, passed away   Sunday, May 7, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.         ...
Ruth Haynes Murff Hamrick, 90, Gainesville
Mrs. Ruth Haynes Murff Hamrick, 90, of Gainesville GA died Sunday, May 7, 2017 at her residence. Ruth was the daughter of the late Pierce Newton and Caroline Johnson Haynes.&nbs ...
Lois E. “Memi” Whitt, 76, Flowery Branch
Ms. Lois E. “Memi” Whitt, age 76, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, May 7, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville, with her family. Memoria ...

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Mr. William Edward Addiss, Jr., age 80 of 38 Hillcrest Drive, Toccoa passed away Sunday, May 7, 2017 at his residence. A son of the late William Edward Addiss, Sr. and Dorothea ...
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.