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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Jan 23rd, 2013

Banks

Mrs. Lucille McCoy Wheeler, age 85, of Alto, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, January 23, 2013. Mrs. Wheeler was born in Banks County, on November 21, 1927 to the late Archie Broa ...

Forsyth

John Glouse, Jr, 75, Cumming
John Glouse, Jr., age 75, of Cumming, GA, passed away January 23, 2013. Born in Passaic, NJ, he was preceded by his parents, John and Laura Glouse. John and Barbara lived in Montvi ...

Gwinnett

Greg J. Thornton, 57, Lawrenceville
Mr. Greg J. Thornton, age 57, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Wednesday, January 23, 2013. He was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Grady Mae Thornton; and sister, ...
Mrs. Joann Higgins Holbrooks, age 74, of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, January 23, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Holbrooks, infant sons, John Holbr ...
Teresa Smith Lance, 53, Buford
Mrs. Teresa Smith Lance, age 53, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, January 23, 2013. She is survived by her husband of thirty-two years, Ricky C. Lance, Buford, GA; sons and dau ...

Habersham

Jessie Mae Williams, 95, Clarkesville
Jessie Mae Williams, age 95 of Clarkesville, passed away Wednesday, January 23, 2013, at Habersham Home. Born in Green County, Georgia on February 27, 1917, she was the daughter of ...
Marjorie Althea Coe, 84, Demorest
Marjorie Althea Coe, age 84, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on January 23, 2013 at home following an extended illness. Born December 9, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Osc ...

Hall

Ernest Edward Bragg, Jr, 89, Flowery Branch
Mr. Ernest Edward Bragg, Jr., age 89, of Flowery Branch passed away Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, Ja ...
Robert D. Kaufman, 90, Gainesville
Robert D. Kaufman, 90, of Gainesville died Jan. 23, 2013.Memorial Services will be held Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 at 11:00am at Mason & Ward Funeral Home Chapel.Mason & Ward F ...

Jackson

Alma Lou Hooper Haynes, 78, Commerce
Mrs. Alma Lou Hooper Haynes, age 78, of Commerce, GA died Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at Hill Haven Nursing Home. Mrs. Haynes was born in Homer, GA to the late Leonard and Mary Gr ...
Dr. Joe Harvey Slocum, 67, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Dr. Joe Harvey Slocum, 67, of Commerce who passed away late Tuesday evening at his residence. Born in Stephens County, GA, he w ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Wanda Lorriane Gillespie, age 62, of Arcade, who passed away on Wednesday, January 23, 2013. Mrs. Gillespie was born in Greenville, S ...

Lumpkin

Susie Abercrombie Edwards, 89, Dahlonega
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland, announces the death of Mrs. Susie Abercrombie Edwards, age 89, of Dahlonega, GA. Mrs. Edwards passed away peacefully, Wednesday, January 23rd ...
Larsen, who threw only perfect World Series game, dies at 90
Don Larsen, the New York Yankees pitcher who threw the only perfect game in World Series history, has died
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77 weeks after suffering brain hemorrhage
Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019
This year saw the deaths of people who shifted culture through prose, pragmatism and persistence
‘Mame,’ ‘Hello, Dolly!’ composer Jerry Herman dies at 88
Tributes are pouring in from across Broadway in honor of Tony Award-winning composer Jerry Herman
Sam Dayton: Leader of regional planning group for 20 years dies
A Gainesville man who headed the Georgia Mountains Area Planning and Development Commission for 20 years has died.
James Shepherd, who founded Atlanta's Shepherd Center, dies
James Shepherd, the co-founder of a Georgia hospital specializing in spinal injuries, has died
Racing legend Junior Johnson passes away at age 88
NASCAR Hall of Fame member and 1960 Daytona 500 winner Junior Johnson has died. Johnson, the former moonshiner turned winning NASCAR driver and championship winning team owner, was 88 years of age.
Motorsports safety pioneer Bill Simpson dies after stroke
Bill Simpson, a pioneer in motorsports safety credited with creating equipment that saved too many drivers to count from death or serious injury, died Monday from complications of a stroke suffered three days earlier.