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Local Obits for Thu. Jun 1st, 2017

Forsyth

James Sandefur, 73, Cumming
James Sandefur, age 73, of Cumming, GA, formerly of Evansville Indiana, passed away Thursday, June 1, 2017.  He is preceded in death by his wife of 46 years, Beverly Sandefur; ...
DIANNE MARIE DONAUDY was born at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami Florida. Her parents were Arthur Reinberger and Ann Marie McClure. Her childhood years were spent in Lake Harbor ...

Habersham

Norman Baker, 81, Demorest
Norman Baker, age 81 of Demorest, passed away on Thursday, June 1, 2017. Born in Rabun County, Georgia on April 15, 1936, he was a son of the late Virgil Baker and Della Whitwor ...

Hall

Charles Clayton “Clay” Free, Jr., 32, of Gainesville passed away Thursday June 1, 2017. Born March 26, 1985 and raised in Dawsonville, Clay had been a resident of Ga ...
Angela Megan Gibson, 32, Murrayville
Angela Megan Gibson, age 32 of Murrayville, passed away June 1, 2017.                 Funeral services ...
Rose Marie Gorby, 76, Gainesville
Rose Marie Gorby, 76, of Gainesville, GA, passed on June 1st, 2017 due to complications after a medical procedure.   Rose Marie was born in Lowellville, OH to Joseph and ...
Delores Melissa Voyles, 69, Flowery Branch
Ms. Delores Melissa Voyles, 69, of Flowery Branch Georgia passed away on June 1, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, ...
Thelma Mae Hill Griffin, age 79 of Lula, passed away on Thursday, June 01, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.   Born in Banks County, Georgia on September 3, 1937 ...

Jackson

Robert Richard Allen, 63, Commerce
Mr. Robert Richard Allen, age 63 of Commerce died Thursday June 1, 2017 at his residence.  Mr. Allen was born in Germany to the late, Elliot and Olive Beacon Allen.  He w ...
Wesley Dwayne Usher, 56, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Wesley Dwayne Usher, age 56, of Jefferson, who entered into eternal rest on Thursday, June 1, 2017, after an extended illness. Mr. Ush ...

Other

Siman Abramovich Churilov, 88 of Atlanta, GA  passed away on Thursday June 1, 2017. The family will receive friends on Friday June 2, 2017 from 12pm to 2pm at the McDonald ...
Robert (Bob) Lamar Snead, 86, Alpharetta
Robert (Bob) Lamar Snead was born at home on March 28, 1931 in Coushatta, Louisiana to Emmett Bunyan Snead and Etna Jane Jones Snead. He was the youngest of seven children and at a ...

Stephens

Carl B. Cramblett, 99, Toccoa
Mr. Carl B. Cramblett, age 99, of Toccoa, GA, passed away on Thursday, June 1, 2017.  Funeral services will be Sunday, June 4, 2017 at 4 P.M. at the Hillcrest Chapel of Acree- ...
Carl Boyd Cramblett, 99, Toccoa
Carl Boyd Cramblett age 99 of Toccoa passed away Thursday June 1, 2017 at Stephens County Hospital. A son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Arthur and Ivah Butler Cramblett, he was ...
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