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Local Obits for Fri. Jun 28th, 2013

Forsyth

Amy Katherine Glover, 25, Cumming
Amy Katherine Glover, age 25, of Forsyth County, passed away June, 28, 2013. Amy was a member at Bethlehem Baptist Church. Amy was a meteor. When she walked into a room, you kne ...

Gwinnett

Jon Cook, 48, Suwanee
Jon Cook departed this world June 26th, 2013 at his family's home in Suwanee, GA. Jon fought a hard battle against cancer. He is survived by his children Kendall Cook, Chase C ...
Joseph L. Epps,, 57, Sugar Hill
Joseph L. (Joe) Epps, age 57, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Friday, June 28, 2013. He is survived by his wife of twenty-three years, Peggy Epps, Sugar Hill, GA; children, Lasann ...
Rev. A. J. Mullinax, Jr., age 85, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, June 28, 2013. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Clara Bennett Mullinax; daughter, Charlotte Mullin ...
Robert E. Rugg, 83, Suwanee
Mr. Robert E. Rugg, age 83, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Friday, June 28, 2013. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Florence Clegg Rugg; and brother, Charles Willi ...

Hall

Bob Cummings, Lula
Mr. Bob Cummings, of Lula, Georgia formerly of Oxford, Alabama passed away on Friday, June 28, 2013.Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Monday, July 01, 2013 from the Chap ...
Ella Faye Heaton, 71, Gainesville
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Monday July 1, 2013 in the Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Ella Faye Heaton age 71 of Gainesville. The Rev. Jeff Worley will offici ...
Ellen Faye Pinson, 84, Murrayville
Ellen Faye Pinson, age 84 of Murrayville and Henderson, Nevada, passed away Friday, June 28, 2013 at her residence following a brief illness. Funeral services are s ...
Lillian Faulkner Baggett-the first child of Edward and Hortense Faulkner-was born in New Holland, Georgia, now a part of Gainesville. At New Holland Lillian was nurtured by the lo ...

Jackson

Catherine J. Hopcraft, 83, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Catherine J. Hopcraft, age 83, of Jefferson, who passed away on Friday, June 28, 2013. Mrs. Hopcraft was born in Maitland. FL, a daug ...
Ralph Roland Roberts, 90, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Ralph Roland Roberts, age 90, who passed away on Friday, June 28, 2013. A Native of Jefferson, Georgia, Mr. Roberts was born on Januar ...
Zelma R. Bannister, 90, Commerce
Zelma R. Bannister, age 90, passed away Friday, June 28, 2013 at the Northridge Nursing Home in Commerce. She was born Zelma Katherine Reidling on November 18, 1922, in Jackson Cou ...

Other

Beth Marie Haggard, 49, Athens
Mrs. Beth Marie Haggard, age 49, of Athens, GA died Friday, June 28, 2013 at her residence. Mrs. Haggard was born in Athens to the late Daniel and Juanita Griffin Payne. She was ...
Maggie Cordilia Abbott, 91, Alpharetta
Maggie Cordilia Abbott, age 91, of Alpharetta, passed away Friday, June 28, 2013. Maggie liked to spend her time putting puzzles together, doing word search and working crossword p ...
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