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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, ...
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 ...
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