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Local Obits for Tue. Aug 14th, 2012

Forsyth

Alma M. Samples, 89, Cumming
Mrs. Alma M. Samples, age 89, of Cumming passed away Tuesday, August 14, 2012 after a period of declining health. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, August 16, 2012 at ...
James Ricky Padgett, 62, Cumming
James Ricky Padgett, age 62, of Cumming, passed away Tuesday, August 14, 2012. Ricky worked in law enforcement for 37 years and retired from the Roswell Police Department in 2010. ...

Habersham

Ava Bushey, inf, Alto
Graveside services for Ava Bushey, infant daughter of Adam Gordon Bushey and Chelsea Brianna Brady of Alto will be held at 6:00 PM on Friday, August 17, 2012 from the Hazel Creek B ...

Hall

Funeral Services are scheduled for 3:30 pm Thursday August 16, 2012 in the Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Mr. George Wallace Reidling age 90 of Lula. Rev. Doug Jenkins will of ...
Julius Thomas Wilkins, 66, Gainesville
Mr. Julius Thomas "J.T." Wilkins, 66 of Gainesville died June 14, 2012. Born in Lithonia, Ga., Mr. Wilkins had lived in Hall County for a number of years. He was the son ...
Rudy Jacob Pietz, 80, Gainesville
Rudy Jacob Pietz, 80, of Gainesville, Ga. passed into the spiritual world Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012 at home surrounded by family. Memorial services to be held at Ingram Funeral Home i ...
Teresa Ann Summers, 46, Gainesville
Teresa Ann Summers, age 46 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at her residence following an extended illness. Memorial services are sche ...

Jackson

Jeanne Marie Tatum Easterling, age 81 of Jefferson, GA died Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at The Oaks at Limestone following an extended illness. Mrs. Easterling will be cremated follow ...
John (Bart) Gaither, 79, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for John (Bart) Gaither, Jr., 79, of Commerce who passed away at the Northridge Med. Ctr. on Tuesday. Born in Banks County, he was t ...
Kathy Brooks Yearwood, 33, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Kathy Brooks Yearwood, age 33, of Jefferson, who passed away on Tuesday, August 14, 2012.Mrs. Yearwood was born in Commerce, GA, a da ...

Other

Jerry Alfred Adams, 66, Stone Mountain
Jerry Alfred Adams, age 66, of Stone Mountain, Georgia passed away, Tuesday, August 14, 2012. He is survived by his wife, Nancy Adams; son, Jack Adams; daughter, Leslie Yastremski; ...

Stephens

Mary Herring Power, 82, Toccoa
706-886-9411Mrs. Mary Herring Power, age 82, of Toccoa, GA., died Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at Canton Nursing Center in Canton, GA., following several years of declining health.Born ...

White

Sara Elizabeth Taylor, 90, Sautee-Nacoochee
Sara Elizabeth Taylor, age 90 of Sautee-Nacoochee, passed away Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at Habersham County Medical Center. Mrs. Taylor was born in Elbert County; she also lived in ...
Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
The Sesame Workshop says Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut
Acclaimed novelist Ernest Gaines dies at 86
Novelist Ernest J. Gaines, whose poor childhood on a small Louisiana plantation germinated stories of black struggles that grew into universal stories of grace and beauty, has died
1st black Georgia senator elected post-Reconstruction dies
A former Georgia state senator who was the first black lawmaker elected to the upper chamber after Reconstruction has died
'Maude' co-star, character actor Bill Macy dies at 97
Bill Macy, foil to Bea Arthur's feminist wife in '70s sitcom 'Maude,' dies at 97
Retired, longtime Gainesville school official dies
A retired, longtime Gainesville school official, former Asst. Supt. Otis Ellenberg, has died.
Rep. Elijah Cummings was a sharecropper's son, took on Trump
Congressman Elijah E. Cummings has died to complications from longstanding health challenges, his office said. He was 68.
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile drummer, dies at 80
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and propulsive drummer, dies at 80
Diahann Carroll, Oscar-nominated, pioneering actress, dies
Diahann Carroll, the Oscar-nominated actress and singer who won critical acclaim as the first black woman to star in a non-servant role in a TV series as "Julia," has died at 84.