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Local Obits for Mon. May 8th, 2017

Gwinnett

Petre Siminescu, 95, Buford
Petre Siminescu, age 95, of Buford, GA, died Monday, May 8, 2017. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Rev. Matei Is ...
Jerry Reeves, 70, Hoschton
  Jerry R. Reeves, age 70, of Hoschton, GA passed away Monday, May 8, 2017. He was preceded in death by his brother, Thomas Natanial Reeves. He is survived by his wife of f ...

Hall

Austin Blake Eckenroth, 22, Flowery Branch
Mr. Austin Blake Eckenroth, age 22, of Flowery Branch passed away Monday, May 8, 2017. Funeral Services will be 1:00 p.m., Friday, May 12, 2017 at 12Stone Church – Hamilto ...
Alice Stone Scott, age 73, of Gainesville, passed away Monday, May 8, 2017. Alice is the daughter of Dr. Francis Aliceteen Westmoreland White and Thomas Cashion White. Alice is ...
Clarice (nee) Zolio de Souza Canavan, 82 years old, resident of North Hall, passed away in her home on the May 8th. Born in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, she immigrated to the United Sta ...
Mary Reece Murphy, Gainesville
Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Wednesday May 10 at Ward’s Funeral Home Chapel for Mary Reece Murphy of Gainesville. The Rev. Fred Enlow and Rev. Earl Pirkle wi ...
Lola T. Putman, 79, Gainesville
Mrs. Lola Theodosia Putman, 79, of Gainesville passed away Monday, May 8, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday May 17, 2017 at 1: ...
Thomas A. Vizzini, 80, Gainesville
Thomas A. Vizzini also known as Tom and Tommy, age 80, passed away on Monday, May 8th at his home in Gainesville, GA. He was born to Sam and Jane Vizzini in Cincinnati, OH and was ...

Other

Harold Walter Hinton, 76, Atlanta
Harold Walter Hinton, age 76, died on May 8, 2017.  Born January 27, 1941 in Atlanta, Georgia, he was a son of the late Reginald H Hinton and Ethel Beatrice Ertzberger.   ...

White

Rodney Scott Vanderstelt, 57, Cleveland
Rodney Scott Vanderstelt, age 57 of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, May 8, 2017, at his residence. Rodney “Rod” Vanderstelt was born on January 26, 1960, to Ronald ...
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.