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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Jun 16th, 2017

Banks

Mr. Robert Alexander Lewis, age 19, of Homer, GA died June 16, 2017.  Alex was born in Macon, GA to Thomas Lewis of Homer and Shelly Shimler Lewis of Homer.  He lived in ...

Forsyth

Rev. Curtis D. Allbritten, DD, age 76, of Cumming, went home to be with our Lord on Friday, June 16, 2017. He was born and raised in Cedartown, Georgia. Curtis pastored in Conyers, ...

Gwinnett

Mattie Wansley, 71, West Virginia formerly of Buford
Mattie Wansley, age 71, of West Virginia and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, June 16, 2017. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 12:00 noon in ...

Habersham

Janice Fitzgerald Erwin, 78, Cornelia
Janice Fitzgerald Erwin, of Cornelia, passed away on June 16, 2017, after battling multiple myeloma for 3.5 years. Born in Atlanta on November 7, 1938, she was preceded in death b ...
Joan Crowe Maddox, 90, Toccoa
Joan Crowe Maddox, 90, passed away at her home on June 16, 2017 after a brief battle with cancer. She was born October 10, 1926 in Bradenton, Florida to parents Howard Dewey Crowe ...

Hall

Elder Eddie L. Walker, 76, Gainesville
Home Going Services for Elder Eddie Walker of Gainesville, Ga., the husband of Mrs. Fralil Walker, will be held Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 1:00 p.m., St. John Baptist Church, 757 E ...

Jackson

Cecil Arnold Tignor, 62, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Cecil Arnold Tignor, age 62 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, June 16, 2017.  Mr. Tignor was born in Richmond, ...
Annie Ruth Voyles, 80, Hoschton
Annie Ruth Voyles, age 80, of Hoschton passed away Friday, June 16, 2017.  Mrs. Voyles had a rose garden that she adored.  Survivors include her son Jeff Voyles of Hoscht ...

Lumpkin

Vickie Lynn Davis Bruce, 59, Dahlonega
Mrs. Vickie Lynn Davis Bruce, age 59, of Dahlonega passed away on Friday, June 16, 2017 at Northside Hospital Forsyth. She worked for many years at the Ranger Camp in Dahlonega and ...
Pamela "Pam" Ellen Teal, 59, Dahlonega
Pamela “Pam” Ellen Teal, age 59, of Dahlonega, GA passed away suddenly on Friday, June 16, 2017.   Pam was of the Baptist faith and a member of Antioch Bapti ...

Other

Eula Mae Clark, 84, Old Town
Eula Mae Clark, age 84, of Old Town, FL passed away Friday, June 16, 2017.   Born in Franklin County, Mrs. Clark was the daughter of the late Hoyt and Myrtie Nation Kitchens ...

White

Daniel Allison, 33, Cleveland
Daniel Allison, age 33, of Cleveland, passed away Friday, June 16, 2017.  Mr. Allison was born June 29, 1983 in Gainesville to Lloyd Allison and Lora Jean Wright. He was pr ...
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