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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Aug 22nd, 2012

Banks

Paul Edward May, 62, Homer
A memorial service for Paul Edward May, age 62, of Homer will be held at 2:00 PM on Sunday, September 2, 2012 at the Pitts Park in Clarkesville. Mr. May died August 22, 2012. Born ...

Forsyth

Edwin Smith, Sr., 75, Cumming
Mr Edwin Smith, Sr., age 75, of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, August 22, 2012 after a period of declining health. Eddie was a native of Forsyth County and a 1955 graduate of For ...
Mary G. Dodd, 88, Cumming
Mary G. Dodd, age 88 of Forsyth County, passed away Wednesday, August 22, 2012. She loved cooking, knitting, flowers and gardening. She was preceded in death by her parents and Cha ...

Gwinnett

Harold James Dwyer, 74, Sugar Hill
Mr. Harold James Dwyer, age 74, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away Wednesday, August 22, 2012. He was survived by his wife of sixteen years, Margaret Harrison Dwyer, Sugar Hill, GA; so ...
Lincoln Ryder Cole, inf, Duluth
Lincoln Ryder Cole, infant son of David and Caroline Cole of Duluth, GA passed away Wednesday, August 22, 2012. A Memorial Service will be held on Monday, August 27, 2012 at 7:00 ...

Hall

Douglas D. Walker, 91, Oakwood
Mr. Douglas D. Walker, age 91, of Oakwood, native of Greensboro, North Carolina, and proud WWII Veteran was called home to our Lord on Wednesday, August 22, 2012. Funeral Services ...
Grace H. Moore, 95, Gainesville
Mrs. Grace H. Moore, age 95, of Lanier Village Estates, Gainesville, GA, passed away Wednesday, August 22, 2012. A Celebration of Life service will be held at ...
Louise Ervay, 87, Chestnut Mountain
Mrs. Louise Ervay, age 87, of Chestnut Mountain passed away Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at her home, following an extended illness.Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Friday, August ...
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.
Ex-French President Chirac, who stood up to US, dies at 86
Jacques Chirac, a two-term French president who was the first leader to acknowledge France's role in the Holocaust and defiantly opposed the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, has died at age 86