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Local Obits for Thu. Dec 12th, 2013

Forsyth

James (Jimmy) Paul Barrentine, 65, of Cumming, GA passed away, surrounded by his loving family on December 12, 2013. Born in Jasper, AL he was the son of the late Archie and Jessi ...

Gwinnett

Richard William Harris III, age 67, of Dacula, GA passed away Thursday, December 12, 2013. He was born November 7, 1946, in Palatka, FL and graduated from Clay High School in Gree ...

Habersham

Lee Gailey, Jr., 66, Mt. Airy
Lee Gailey, Jr., age 66, of Mt. Airy, passed away Thursday, December 12, 2013 at his residence.Born on February 22, 1947 in Morgan County, Georgia, he was a son of the late Lee, Sr ...

Hall

Vernon Dean Freeman, 85, Gainesville
Mr. Vernon Dean Freeman age 85 of Gainesville passed away Thursday December 12, 2013. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Serv ...
Virginia Elouise Brewster, 78, Gainesville
Virginia Elouise Brewster, age 78 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, December 12, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral s ...

Lumpkin

John Edward Fowler, Jr, 80, Dahlonega
John Edward Fowler, Jr, 80 of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Thursday, December 12, 2013 at North East Georgia Medical Center with his family. He was a veteran, having served in the ...
Lee Elder, 1st Black golfer to play Masters, dies at age 87
Golf pioneer Lee Elder has died at the age of 87
Frank Williams, founder of Formula One team, dies at 79
Sir Frank Williams, the founder and former team principal of Williams Racing, has died. He was 79. Williams took his motor racing team from an empty carpet warehouse to the summit of Formula One, overseeing 114 victories, a combined 16 drivers’ and constructors’ world championships, while becoming the longest-serving team boss in the sport’s history.
Towering musical theater master Stephen Sondheim dies at 91
Stephen Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century, has died
Prince, poultry pioneer, dies at 93
Jack Prince of Gainesville, the man who invented the chicken deboning machine, has died at the age of 93.
Betty Lynn, Thelma Lou on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' has died
Betty Lynn, who was best known as Barney Fife's sweetheart Thelma Lou on “The Andy Griffith Show,” has died at the age of 95
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92
Jane Powell, who starred in Hollywood golden age musicals, has died
Michael Constantine of 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' dies at 94
Michael Constantine, an Emmy Award-winning character actor who reached worldwide fame playing the Windex bottle-toting father of the bride in the 2002 film “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” has died