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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Jun 13th, 2017

Dawson

Priscilla Faith Harrison Beale, age 82, peacefully passed into eternal life on June 13, 2017 in her beloved lake house in Dawsonville, GA. She was born in June, 1935 in Long Bea ...

Forsyth

Djuna (Stormy) Spain Henson, age 53, of Cumming, GA, passed away Tuesday, June 13, 2017.  She was a member of North Point Church in Alpharetta, GA. Djuna was a loving daughter ...

Gwinnett

Herbert Arthur Terwilliger, III, 68, of Buford, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, peacefully in his home following complications due to Myelofibrosis. In just one week ...
Mildred Hodge Wright, 71, Duluth
Mildred Hodge Wright, age 71, of Duluth, GA passed away Tuesday, June 13, 2017. She is survived by her husband of thirty-nine years, Pastor Bobby Wright, Duluth, GA; children, Chan ...

Jackson

Charles Pledger Cotton, 85, Commerce
Mr. Charles Pledger Cotton, age 85 of Commerce died Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at his residence.  Mr. Cotton was born in Maysville to the late, Pledger Dillard and Clara Belle Ode ...

Lumpkin

Teresa Hartzell, 82, Dahlonega
Teresa Hartzell, age 82 of Dahlonega passed away on June 13th, 2017 following a brief illness.  She was born in Philadelphia, PA and later moved to Boca Raton, FL where she wa ...

Stephens

Wayne Lawrence, 66, Toccoa
  Wayne Lawrence, age 66, of Toccoa, GA passed away Tuesday, June 13, 2017. He is survived by his wife of twenty years, Brenda Westfall Lawrence, Toccoa, GA; children, Jeff ...
Madge Chitwood Bond, 92, Toccoa
Mrs. Madge Chitwood Bond, age 92 of Lewis Street, Toccoa passed away Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at Pruitt Health Toccoa.   A daughter of the late Silas G. and Sadie Reynolds ...
Carlton Dupree Rumsey, 80, Toccoa
Mr. Carlton Dupree Rumsey, age 80 of 74 Davis Avenue, Toccoa passed away Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at the Stephens County Hospital. A son of the late Ralph and Lela Mae Murray Rums ...

White

Merline Maund, 100, Sautee Nacoochee
Merline Maund, age 100 of Sautee Nacoochee, passed away Tuesday, June 13, 2017. Mrs. Maund was born October 15, 1916 in Howard Lake, MN to the late Harry and Lola May Magill. He ...
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