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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Jun 3rd, 2017

Forsyth

William Herbert 'Bill' Richardson, Sr., 85, Cumming, formerly of Atlanta
William Herbert “Bill” Richardson, Sr., 85, of Cumming, Ga., formerly of Atlanta, Ga., passed away at home on Saturday, June 3, 2017 after a period of declining health. ...

Gwinnett

Eugene Edward Olszewski, 92, Johns Creek
At the remarkable age of 92, of Johns Creek, Georgia, passed away in his sleep on June 3, 2017. The son of Michael and Genevieve Olszewski, Gene was born on February 18, 1925, ...

Habersham

Eric Garrison Thurmond, 45, Demorest
Eric Garrison Thurmond, age 45 of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Saturday, June 03, 2017. A life-long native of Habersham County, Eric was born in Demorest, Georgia on Au ...

Hall

Belvia Satterfield Cowart, 78, Gainesville
Belvia Satterfield Cowart, 78, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, June 3, 2017 at Northridge Health and Rehab Center. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on M ...
Rev. J.R. Savage, age 89, of Lula, passed away peacefully at his daughter’s residence surrounded by family on Saturday, June 3, 2017.    Rev. Savage was born in ...

Jackson

Arthur Dwayne Casper, 68, Monroe
Arthur Dwayne Casper lost his battle with lung cancer on June 3, 2017.  Dwayne was born on February 23, 1949 in Monroe, GA. He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, ...

Lumpkin

Leonard D. Goss, 80, Dahlonega
Leonard D. “Danny” Goss, age 80 of Dahlonega passed away Saturday, June 03, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  He was born in the New Liberty community of ...

Other

Zulma I. Guzman, 66, Locust Grove
Zulma I. Guzman, age 66, of Locust Grove, GA passed away Saturday, June 3, 2017. She is survived by her daughters, Sheila F. Carballo, Locust Grove, GA, and Sasha F. Acosta, Plainf ...
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