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Local Obits for Mon. Jun 17th, 2013

Forsyth

Roy Emory Johnson, 80, Cumming
Roy Emory Johnson, age 80, of Cumming, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 17, 2013 at Northside Forsyth Hospital. Roy is preceded in death by his mother and father, Floyd, Sr., ...

Habersham

Eugene Talmadge Witcher, 78, Clarkesville
Eugene Talmadge Witcher, age 78, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Monday, June 17, 2013, at his residence following a sudden illness.Mr. Witcher was born on June 1, 1935, i ...

Hall

Dorothy M. Barry, 90, Gainesville
Dorothy M. Barry, 90, of Gainesville, GA. passed away on Monday, June 17 at her home surrounded by her family following an extended illness. She was preceded in death by her paren ...
Joseph H. Stargel,Jr., 86, Gainesville
Joseph H. Stargel, Jr., 86, of Gainesville passed away Monday June 17 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. He was born in Gaines ...
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