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Julius Westmoreland, Age 78 Cleveland

2/20/17 Julius Westmoreland, age 78 of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday, February 19, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Westmoreland was born on August 22, 1938, in Cleveland, Georgia, to the late Aaron and Marie Westmoreland.  He was a truck driver and a member of Mt. View Baptist Church.  Mr. Westmoreland was preceded in death by his brothers, Tommy ... Read More »

Martha Elizabeth Bailey Hall, 78 Dahlonega

2/19/17 Martha Elizabeth Bailey Hall, age 78, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Friday, February 17, 2017. She was one of Jehovah’s Witnesses and enjoyed sharing her faith with others. She is the daughter of the late Marcus Andrew and Lillie Parkin Bailey. Martha is survived by her loving husband of 57 years, Richard Hall; daughters and sons-in- law, Sandra ... Read More »

Cheryl Elaine Potts, Age 71 Gainesville

2/19/17 Cheryl Elaine Potts, age 71 of Gainesville, Ga. died February 18, 2017 at her  residence. Services will be announced. Strickland Funeral Home, Clermont. Read More »

Bernice Zuverink Dokter

2/18/17 Bernice Zuverink Dokter, age 99, of Cornelia, Georgia, went to her Heavenly home on Friday, February 17, 2017. Mrs. Dokter was born on May 23, 1917 in Holland, Michigan to the late George and Jennie Zuverink . In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband of 63 years, Henry Dokter; sisters, Anne Norman, ... Read More »

Bruce Douglas Roydes, Jr. Age 38 Dahlonega

2/18/17 Bruce Douglas Roydes, Jr., age 38, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on February 16, 2017. Bruce is preceded in death by his grandparents, Joyce Spain, Jack Roydes, and Clara Roydes. Bruce is survived his by parents, Bruce Roydes, Murphy, NC, Mechelle Slater-Roydes, Dawsonville, GA and Sharon and Jeff Russell, Bristol, VA; sisters and brother-in- law, Amber and Hunter Allen, ... Read More »

Dr. Johnny “Butch” Jett, Jr. Age 69 Clarkesville

2/18/17 Dr. Johnny “Butch” Jett, Jr., age 69, of Clarkesville, Georgia, graduated to Heaven on Thursday, February 16, 2017.  Dr. Jett was born on February 11, 1948, in Chamblee, Georgia; a son of the late Johnny William Jett, Sr. and Louise Caldwell Jett. He was a United States Army Veteran having proudly served his country. Dr. Jett was Missionary Chaplain ... Read More »

Chad Douglas Tanksley, Age 43 Cornelia

2/18/17 Chad Douglas Tanksley, age 43 of Cornelia, passed away Wednesday, February 15, 2017, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Habersham County on September 2, 1973, he was a son of the late Charlie Douglas Tanksley. Chad worked for a number of years at Cody Road Workshop and was of the Baptist faith. In his spare time he enjoyed ... Read More »

Norman “Junior” Davis, Jr. Age 77 Mt. Airy

2/18/17 Norman “Junior” Davis, Jr., age 77 of Mt. Airy, passed away Friday, February 17, 2017, at his residence. Born in Habersham County on December 19, 1939, he was a son of the late Norman Davis, Sr. and Mary Elizabeth Blair Davis. Mr. Davis was an active and devoted member of Mt. Airy Baptist Church and he was retired from ... Read More »

Jack Raymond Kirves

2/17/17 Jack Raymond Kirves, age 84 of Gainesville, Georgia and formerly of Gwinnett County, passed away on Monday, February 13, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Evansville, Indiana on February 06, 1933, Jack was a son of the late Rev. Floyd W. Kirves & Leona Nation Kirves. He was a graduate of the University of Evansville and ... Read More »

Clay Maney, Age 83 Cornelia

2/16/17 Clay Maney, age 83, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, February 15, 2017.  Mr. Maney was born on May 8, 1933, in Banks County, Georgia, to the late George Dewey and Mary Maxwell Maney. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Mae Hill Maney; sisters: Christine Marlow, Callie S. Maney, and Mozelle Cunningham; and brother, Vernon ... Read More »