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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Jun 12th, 2017

Habersham

Edward J. Ross, Clarkesville
Edward J. Ross of Clarkesville, GA, passed away peacefully on June 14, 2017 at home, surrounded by his devoted family.  Ed, the oldest of four boys, was born on April 4, ...

Hall

Manuel Cortes-Reyes, 78, Gainesville
Mr. Manuel Cortes-Reyes, 78, of Gainesville Georgia passed away on Monday, June 12, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 in at St. Micha ...
  Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Thursday June 15, 2017 at Pine Crest Baptist Church for Dorothy “Dot” Evans Kierbow, age 85, of Gainesville. Rev. ...
Larry James Stroud, Gainesville
Mr. Larry James Stroud was born on September 7, 1955 to the late Mrs. Jamie Nell Randolph and the late Mr. Andrew Stroud of Gainesville, GA. He departed this life unexpectedly on T ...
Carol Louise Coleman Williams, 94, of Oakwood, Georgia passed away on June 12, 2017 after a brief illness. Funeral services will be held in the Parlor of Memorial Park Funeral H ...
Dianne Reidling Autry, 62, Gainesville
                Mrs. Dianne Reidling Autry, age 62, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away due to an extende ...
Carolyn W. Timms, 85, Gainesville
Carolyn W. Timms, age 85 of Gainesville, passed away on June 12, 2017. She was born in Jefferson, Georgia to the late W.D. Mote and the late Iona Westmoreland Mote and was a gradua ...

Jackson

Tate Lamar Farmer, inf, Commerce
Tate Lamar Farmer precious baby boy of Wayne and Ashley Farmer was born into the arms of angels at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center, June 7, 2017 at 5:55 pm.   T ...

Other

Brent Davis Bennett, 59, Atlanta
Beloved husband and father, Brent Davis Bennett, 59, an Atlanta native, passed away tragically June 12, 2017. A high school all-American soccer player and graduate of Arlington ...
Edward Joseph Hilderhoff, Jr., 83, Orlando, Fl.
Edward Joseph Hilderhoff, Jr., age 83, of Orlando, Florida, passed away on Monday, June 12, 2017. Services will be held at a later date. Arrangements are in care of Whitfiel ...

Stephens

Robert Lee Fisher, 84, Toccoa
Mr. Robert Lee Fisher, age 84 of 70 Falls Road, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Monday, June 12, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton.   A son of the late Elme ...

White

Ingrid Brooks, 73, Cleveland
Ms. Ingrid Brooks, age 73, of Cleveland passed away on June 12, 2017. Ms. Brooks was born in Frankfort, Germany on July  11, 1944 to the late Edward Hesch and Erna ...
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