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Gatha Martin Barrett, Age 84 Homer

10-14-16 Gatha Martin Barrett, age 84, of Homer, Georgia, was called to her eternal home on Wednesday, October 12, 2016. She was headed to her favorite place, Homer Baptist Church, but her Lord and Savior had a different plan for her evening, an eternal one.   Ms. Barrett was born on February 11, 1932, in Banks County, Georgia, to the …

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Starla Marie Towe, Age 25, Cleveland

10-13-16 Starla Marie Towe, age 25, of Cleveland passed away Monday October 12, 2016. Starla was born in Habersham County the daughter of Keith Pardue and the late Samantha Morgan Pardue. She was preceded in death by her husband,Ricky Towe, grandfather, Jimmy Morgan Sr. and aunt, Carry Morgan. Survivors include her children, Summer Towe, Michael Towe; father, Keith Pardue; brother, …

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Lamar Mote, Age 75 Demorest

10-13-16   Lamar Mote, age 75, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, October 12, 2016.  Mr. Mote was born on November 3, 1940, in Habersham County, Georgia, to the late Rev. Erford and Lurlene Martin Mote. He was also preceded in death by his brother: Maxie Mote and brother-in-law: Ernest Nations, Jr. He was retired from Habersham Electric Membership …

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Milam Nicholson Wilson Kocica, Age 100 Hollowood

10-13-16 Milam Nicholson Wilson Kocica, age 100, of Hollywood, Georgia, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 11, 2016.   Milam was born on February 25, 1916, to the late Benjamin Hill and Acie Vance Anderson Nicholson. She was also preceded in death by her first husband: Clarence Gordon Wilson; second husband: Joe Kocica; son: Benjamin Clarence Wilson; brothers: Ralph Nicholson …

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Edward Leonard Patton, Sr. “Ed”, Age 73, Dahlonega

10-11 Edward Leonard Patton, Sr. “Ed”, age 73, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on October 11, 2016 from recent health issues. Ed was born on July 9, 1943 in Clay, LA; moving to Dahlonega, GA in 1986 to raise his family and operate and own Dahlonega Vegetable Farms. Ed loved his family, friends and the community and is best known …

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Johnnie Gay Peck, Age 89, Dahlonega

10-10-16 Johnnie Gay Peck, age 89, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on October 10, 2016. Mrs. Peck was a lifelong resident of Lumpkin County, a homemaker, and member of Cavender Creek Baptist Church in Lumpkin County. She was the daughter of the late William and Lillie Beasley Early. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 68 years, …

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Lamar Vinson White, Age 77 Alto

10-10-16 Lamar Vinson White, age 77 of Alto, passed away on Friday, October 7, 2016. Born on April 27, 1939, in Homer, Georgia, he was a son of the late Ben Conley White and Dorothy Barrett White Coleman. Mr. White was retired from Mr. C’s Package Store in Atlanta and had formerly worked with G & C Foam & Padding …

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Joyce Yvonne Durham Barrett (Joy) Age 73 Snellville

10-9-16 Joyce Yvonne Durham Barrett (Joy), age 73, passed gracefully on wings of angels into the arms of God following an extended illness. The daughter of the late William Fletcher and Merle Ayers Durham, Joyce was born in Homer, GA and was most recently a resident of Snellville, GA. She is survived by her daughter, Lydia Barrett Griffin and granddaughter, …

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Francine Ritch, Age 75, Alto,

10-8/16 Francine Ritch, age 75, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Friday, October 7, 2016 at her residence. Mrs. Ritch was born on August 25, 1941 in Habersham County, Georgia. She is preceded in death by her parents, Silas and Ruth Matheson Cook; and husband, Rufus Ritch. She was a member of Mount Zion United Methodist Church. Survivors include her …

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Josephine Adams Franklin, Age 74 Demorest

10-8-16 Josephine Adams Franklin, age 74 of Demorest, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, October 08, 2016 following an extended illness.   Born in Demorest, Georgia on January 02, 1942, she was a daughter of the late Robert Lee “Papa Coon” & Mary Jane Smith Adams. Mrs. Franklin was retired from Habersham Electric Membership Corporation with …

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