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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Jun 20th, 2017

Forsyth

Bernice Mildred Pruitt, 91, Cumming
Bernice Mildred Pruitt, age 91, of Cumming, passed away Tuesday, June 20, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bonnie Calvin Pruitt. Survivors include her children, R ...

Gwinnett

Anne Sullivan, 84, Lawrenceville
Anne Sullivan, age 84, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away Tuesday, June 20, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Robert Sullivan; son, William Thomas Sullivan; and ...

Hall

Victoria “Vicki” Cook, 70, Gainesville
Mrs. Victoria “Vicky” Cook, age 70 of Gainesville, passed away on June 20, 2017. A Celebration of Life service will be held at 11:00am on Friday, June 23, 2017 at St. M ...
Alice Marie Foster Shepard, 97, Gainesville
Alice Marie Foster Shepard was born on December 4, 1919 in Mobile, AL. She was the daughter of Grace Manry Foster of Edison, GA and Dr. Edward E. Foster of Cayman Brac, BWI. During ...

Lumpkin

Jaxon Kistler, 6, Dahlonega
Jaxon James Kistler, age 6, of Dahlonega, passed away suddenly on June 20, 2017 along with his dad, Joshua Nicolas Kistler. Jaxon was born on June 24, 2010. He was a very energe ...
Joshua Kistler, 38, Dahlonega
Mr. Joshua Nicolas Kistler, age 38, of Dahlonega passed away suddenly on June 20, 2017. Josh was born in Canton, Georgia on February 27, 1979 and grew up in Florida. He and his ...

Other

Larry Morris, 68, Ball Ground
Larry Morris, age 68, of Ball Ground, passed away on Tuesday, June 20th, 2017. Larry is survived by his daughter, Caitlin (Douglas) Resendiz; son, Greg Morris; grandsons, Henry ...

White

James W. Forrest, Cleveland
Mr. James Forrest of Blairsville, Ga, formerly of Cleveland, Ga since 1981 passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at the Union General Nursing Home. Mr. Forrest was ...
Nellie May Kinsey, 89, Cleveland
Nellie Mae Kinsey, age 89, of Cleveland, passed away from an extended illness on Tuesday, June 20, 2017.  Mrs. Kinsey was born December 7, 1927 in White County to the late ...
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