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Local Obits for Fri. Aug 4th, 2017

Dawson

Leo Sheppard, 78, Dawsonville
Leo Sheppard, 78, of Dawsonville passed away Friday August 4, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born March 1, 1939 in Vermont, he lived in Dawson County for the past 26 ...

Habersham

Mae Carver Britton, 71, Alto
Mae Carver Britton, age 71, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Friday August 4, 2017. Mrs. Britton was born on February 5, 1946 in Sylva, North Carolina to the late Grant and Ada ...

Hall

Todd Randall Cannon, 60, Gainesville
Todd Randall Cannon, age 60, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Friday, August 4, 2017. He was preceded in death by his parents, Grover and Alice Calhoun Cannon; and sister, Bobbie ...
Bonnie Roper Clark, 86, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Bonnie Roper Clark, 86 of Flowery Branch, Georgia passed away on August 4, 2017 due to an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 6, ...
Mrs. Evelyn Ruth Sizemore House, age 74 of Lula, passed away Monday, September 4, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Memorial services are sched ...
Mary J. Sullens, 54, Gainesville
Mary J. Sullens, 54 of Gainesville,  passed away Friday August 4, 2017 at her residence. Born in Nashville Tennessee, Mrs. Sullens was the daughter of the late Charles Robe ...
Marie Haynes Lester, 72, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Marie Haynes Lester, 72 of Flowery Branch, Ga. passed away Friday August 4, 2017 at her residence. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mrs. Lester was the daughter of the ...
William Stanley Reed, 62, Gainesville
William Stanley Reed, 62, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Friday, August 4, 2017 at Select Medical Center. Born on September 5, 1954, he was the son of the late Billy and Sara ...
Ronald Mayes Robinson, 69, Gainesville
Ronald Mayes Robinson, 69, of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Friday, August 4, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born on February 16, 1948 in Gainesville, GA he was the ...
Mary Sullens, 54, Clermont
Mary Sullens, 54, of Clermont GA passed away on August 4, 2017.  Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, 355 Dawsonville Highway, S.W., Gainesville, Ga. 30501 is ...

Jackson

Louise Arledge Sullivan, 95, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Louise Arledge Sullivan, age 95 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, August 4, 2017. Mrs. Sullivan was born in Phil ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Beverly Virginia Schellhorn Yates, age 87 of Jefferson, Georgia, who entered into rest Friday, August 4, 2017.  Mrs. Yates was b ...

Lumpkin

Debra Lynn Bewsher, 60, Dahlonega
Alexander Funeral Home announces that Mrs. Debra Lynn Bewsher, age 60 of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on August 4, 2017. Arrangements are incomplete at this time but will be an ...
Debra Lynn Bewsher, 60, Dahlonega
Debra Lynn Bewsher, age 60 of Dahlonega, GA passed away Friday, August 4, 2017.    Mrs. Bewsher was born in Greenville, N.C. to G.L. Presgraves and the late Ann Jar ...

Other

Brannon Levi Smith, 46, Atlanta
Mr. Brannon Levi Smith, 46, of Atlanta, GA., passed away August 4, 2017 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 12, 2017 in the chapel o ...

Stephens

Sue Nell Davis Dill, 77, Toccoa
Sue Nell Davis Dill, age 77,  of Carnes Creek Road, Toccoa, GA, passed away Friday, August 4, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA. A daughter of ...
'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died
Singer Aretha Franklin, the iconic "Queen of Soul" who voiced classics such as "Respect," "Think" and "Chain of Fools," has died at 76.
Funeral service set for Gainesville advocate for the disabled
A longtime advocate for the disabled, Justin Pressley of Gainesville, will be buried Monday.
Billy Starr Hardman, Gainesville's oldest physician, dies at age 98
Dr. Billy Starr Hardman, M.D., a well-known physician who was instrumental in building the medical community in Gainesville, has died at the age of 98.
Ex-WWE star Brian Christopher Lawler dead at age 46
Authorities say former World Wrestling Entertainment star Brian Christopher Lawler has died after attempting suicide in his jail cell
Nancy Sinatra Sr., first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Nancy Sinatra Sr., childhood sweetheart and first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Former Congressman from Georgia Pat Swindall has died
Former Georgia congressman Pat Swindall, a GOP trailblazer derailed by perjury, dies at 67
Actor Tab Hunter, star of 'Damn Yankees!' movie, dies age 86
Actor Tab Hunter, whose blond good looks made him the heartthrob of millions of teenagers in the 1950s with such films as "Battle Cry" and "Damn Yankees," has died at age 86
Update: Ray Burch: Local, state poultry leader dies
A memorial service will be held Tuesday. July 10th for Ray Burch, a Gainesville man well-known in local and state poultry circles.