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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Jul 1st, 2017

Dawson

Kathyrn Matthews, 67, Dawsonville
Kathryn Matthews age 67 of Dawsonville, Ga. died Saturday July 1, 2017 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following a sudden illness.   Funeral service will be held at 1 pm T ...

Forsyth

Andrea Margarita Barrett Allison, age 38, died July 1, 2017. She was born on December 14, 1978 in Yuma, Arizona but came to Georgia when she was six months old. She was preceded in ...

Gwinnett

Edwin Ayala, 51, Braselton
Mr. Edwin Ayala, age 51, of Braselton passed away Saturday, July 1, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton.   Memorial Services will be 11:00 a.m., S ...

Habersham

James Thomas Frady, 92, Mt. Airy
James Thomas Frady, age 92, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, went to be with The Lord on Saturday, July 1, 2017 at the residence. Mr. Frady was born on April 10, 1925 in Habersham County, ...

Hall

Mitchell Herman Cohen, 65, Oakwood
 Mitchell Herman Cohen, 65, passed away on July 1st, 2017 in his home in Oakwood, Georgia after a year-long fight with pancreatic cancer. Mitchell’s funeral service will ...
Jack Lamar McDaniel, 86, Gainesville
Mr. Jack Lamar McDaniel, 86, died Saturday, July 1, 2017. Mr. McDaniel passed at his home in Gainesville with his beloved wife, Montine (Tina) Bagwell McDaniel, by his side. Mr. ...

Jackson

Roy Daniel Cowart, Sr., 96, Commerce
Mr. Roy Daniel Cowart, Sr., age 96, of Commerce, GA died Saturday, July 1, 2017 at his residence.  Mr. Cowart was born in Franklin, NC to the late Claude and Hettie Farmer Cow ...
Shannon Ledford Jackson, 49, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Shannon Ledford Jackson, age 49, of Jefferson, who passed away on Saturday, July 1, 2017. Mrs. Jackson was born in Columbus, Georgia, ...
Richard Allen Lamberg, 72, Pendergrass
Richard Allen Lamberg age 72 of Pendergrass passed away Saturday July 1, 2017 at his residence.   Mr. Lamberg was born April 8, 1945 in Norristown, PA to the late Michael La ...
Betty Jo Stephenson, 79, Commerce
Mrs. Betty Jo Stephenson, age 79, of Commerce, GA died Saturday, July 1, 2017 at her residence.  Mrs. Stephenson was born in Homer to the late Omer Lee and Ruby Elizabeth Dail ...

Other

Veronica Bridges, 59, Athens
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Veronica Bridges, age 59, of Athens, of the south Jackson County community, passed away on Saturday, July 1, 2017. Mrs. Bridges was b ...
Shashikala Dange, 63, Alpharetta
Mrs. Shashikala Dange 63, of Alpharetta died on July 1, 2017. Services will be from 9am-12pm at McDonald and Son Funeral Home on July 5th, 2017.   Condolences may be exp ...
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