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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Jul 23rd, 2017

Banks

Chad Timothy Pruitt, 49, Commerce
Chad Timothy Pruitt age 49 of Commerce passed away Friday July 21, 2017 at the Northridge Medical Center.   Mr. Pruitt was born January 24, 1968 in Athens. Chad had a Bachel ...

Dawson

James Everett Evans, 75, Dawsonville
James Everett Evans, 75, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday July 23, 2017. Born December 16, 1941, Everett was a lifelong resident of Dawson County.  He was a devoted husban ...

Forsyth

Diana Newton Bruce, 100, Cumming
Diana Newton Bruce, age 100 of Cumming, passed away on Sunday, July 23, 2017. She was a member of the Transatlantic Brides and Parents Association of Jacksonville, Florida for 25 y ...
Ramanjaneya Mula, 50, Cumming
Dr. Ramanjaneya Mula, age 50, of Cumming, GA, passed away Sunday, July 23, 2017. Funeral services for Dr. Mula will be held Saturday, July 29, 2017, at 3:00 p.m. in the Chapel o ...
Jacquelyn “Jackie” D. Washington, 87, of Cumming, GA passed away peacefully at her residence on Sunday, July 23, 2017.  A Memorial Service will be held at a later ...
Floyd Ferguson, 81, Cumming
Floyd Ferguson, 81, of Cumming passed away Sunday, July 23, 2017.  Floyd was a member of County Line Baptist Church and loved the outdoors and whittling.  He is preceded ...

Hall

Raymundo Garcia, Jr, 35, Gainesville
Raymundo Garcia, Jr., 35 of Gainesville died Sunday July 23, 2017. Born in Houston, Texas, Raymundo had lived in Hall County for a number of years.  He was employed at Sent ...
Harriett Susan Lackey, 70, Gainesville
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Thursday, July 27, 2017 at Calvary Baptist Church for Harriett Susan Lackey, age 70 of Gainesville. The Rev. Raymond Latty will officia ...
Tommie Lee Goss, 69, Gainesville
Tommie Lee Goss, 69, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away on July 22, 2017 at his home surrounded by family. Tommie died due to a brief struggle with cancer. He was born in Alto ...

Jackson

Bonellia Ann Green Dunn, 67, Hoschton
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Bonellia Ann Green Dunn, age 67 of Hoschton, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, July 22, 2017.  Mrs. Dunn was born in Logan ...

Lumpkin

Jack Edward Brackett, 81, Dahlonega
Jack Edward Brackett, age 81, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Sunday July 23, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA. Jack was a native and lifelong resident o ...
Lewis Danny Poore, 67, Dahlonega
Mr. Lewis Danny Poore, age 67, of Dahlonega, passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, July 22, 2017. Born on December 31, 1949 to parents, Craig and Margaret Abernathy Po ...

Rabun

Ruth Irene Duckett Watts, 79, Lakemont
Mrs. Ruth Irene Duckett Watts, age 79 of 47 Dovie Lane, Lakemont, Georgia passed away Sunday, July 23, 2017 at her residence. A daughter of the late Henry and Mary Etta Smith Du ...

Stephens

Mr. Thomas “Tom” Edwin Moore, Jr., age 85 of 207 Walnut Street, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Sunday, July 23, 2017 at Pruitt Health Toccoa. A son of the late Thomas E ...
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