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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Jul 31st, 2017

Forsyth

Janet Wood Burand, 62, Cumming
Janet Wood Burand, 62 of Cumming, GA passed away on Monday July 31, 2017. She was born on July 5, 1955 in Atlanta, GA, the daughter of William Everett and Martrelle Merritt Wood ...

Gwinnett

Halil Handac, 83, Buford
Halil Handac, age 83, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, July 31, 2017. He is survived by his wife of sixty years, Nadezda Handac, Buford, GA; children, Zac and Senada Handac, Bu ...

Hall

Clifton Serite Savage, 77, Gainesville
  Mr. Clifton Serite Savage, age 77 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, July 31, 2017 at the residence of his step-son following an extended illness. Funeral services ar ...
Timothy Paul Armour, 54, Gainesville
Monday, July 31st, 2017, Timothy Paul Armour passed into Heaven's gates into the loving arms of His Savior and his beloved father, William Paul Armour. His grandparents were wa ...
Timothy Paul "Tim" Armour, 54, Hampton formerly of Gainesville
Timothy Paul "Tim"  Armour, 54 of Hampton formerly of Gainesville died Monday July 31, 2017 at the Spalding Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be ...
Jeff Boggus, 47, Gainesville
Jeff Boggus, age 47, of Gainesville, GA passed away Monday, July 31, 2017. Jeff was preceded in death by his grandparents, Charlie and Clara Welch, and Ernest and Lula Bell Bogg ...
Charlotte Carol Jones, 44, Clermont
 Charlotte Carol Jones, age 44 of Clermont, passed away Monday, July 31, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.          &nb ...
Onnie L. Kanaday Joy, 91, Gainesville
Onnie L. Kanaday Joy age 91 of Gainesville; passed away Monday, July 31, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held on ...
Geraldine W. Landers, 99, Gainesville
Mrs. Geraldine W. Landers, age 99 of Gainesville, passed away on July 31, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm on Thursday, August 3. 2017 at Memorial Park North Riversid ...
Sgt. Eli Saul Melendez Novas, 27, of Gillsville passed away July 31, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, August 4, 2017 at St. Michael Catholic Church. ...
James Ray Stiles, 63, Clermont
James Ray Stiles age 63, of Clermont passed away Monday July 31, 2017.  Mr. Stiles was born in Andrews North Carolina the son of the late Grady and Mary McClellan Stiles. & ...

Jackson

Roger Dale Clark, 62, Commerce
Mr. Roger Dale Clark, age 62, of Commerce, GA died Monday, July 31, 2017.  Mr. Clark was born in Commerce to Ada Strickland Clark of Commerce and the late Corzy Clark.  H ...
Judy Tiner Burton, 73, Jefferson
Judy Tiner Burton, age 73 of Jefferson, passed away Monday, July 31, 2017 at her residence following an extended illness.  Memorial services will be held on Saturday, August ...

Lumpkin

Johnny William Kirk, 56, Dahlonega
Mr. Johnny William Kirk, age 56, of Dahlonega, passed away Monday, July 31, 2017 at Northeast GA Medical Center. Johnny was born on March 9, 1961 in Marietta, GA to the late Aug ...
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