Atlanta Obituaries

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  • 16 hrs ago | via MDJonline.com 

    Catholic Charities Atlanta hosting Scott's Run benefit

    Catholic Charities Atlanta will host Scott's Run, its annual fundraising 5K and fun run, Saturday at Piedmont Park in Midtown.

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  • Friday Sep 21 | via MDJonline.com 

    Barbara Frederick Anderson

    Barbara Frederick Anderson, age 85, of Smyrna, GA, passed away September 20, 2018 after a courageous battle with Cancer.

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  • Thursday Sep 20 | via Brunswick News 

    Area Deaths, 9.20

    John C. Summers, Jr., of Atlanta, passed away at Hospice of the Golden Isles on Tuesday. Cremation services were provided by Golden Isles Cremation Center/Brunswick Memorial Park Funeral Home.

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  • Saturday Sep 15 | via Wise County Messenger Online 

    Susan Gail Ray

    Susan Gail Ray Susan Gail Ray, 63, of Runaway Bay, died Monday, Aug. 27, 2018, in Dallas.Memorial service is 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept.

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  • Tuesday Sep 11 | via NOLA.com 

    The inside man: How one New Orleanian fought the sys...

    The Times-Picayune is marking the tricentennial of New Orleans with its ongoing 300 for 300 project, running through 2018 and highlighting 300 people who have made New Orleans New Orleans, featuring original artwork commissioned by NOLA.com The legacy : There are those who fought America's civil rights fight in the streets. There are those who fought it at lunch counters.

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  • Tuesday Sep 4 | via Fox 23 

    Aretha Franklin's family says eulogy by Atlanta past...

    Aretha Franklin's family has issued a statement saying the eulogy delivered by Atlanta pastor Jasper Williams Jr. was "offensive and distasteful." Williams, pastor emeritus, of Salem Bible Church, was heavily criticized for the eulogy in which he focused on what he saw as ills in the black community, rather than the life of the award-winning Franklin.

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  • Sunday Sep 2 | via WPXI 

    Pastor who delivered Aretha Franklin's controversial...

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  • Sunday Sep 2 | via Dayton Daily News 

    Leahy, Martha

    LEAHY , Martha J. Age 85, of Centerville, passed away on Thursday, August 30, 2018. Martha was born on February 16, 1933 to the late Howard and Virginia Richey, in Midland, KY.

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  • Saturday Sep 1 | via MDJonline.com 

    Betty Whitaker Kelly Ashendorf

    Betty Whitaker Kelly Ashendorf of Smyrna died peacefully on August 29, 2018. She was born March 17, 1927, the daughter of Collie and Bertha Whitaker of Atlanta.

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  • Saturday Sep 1 | via WSOCTV 

    Jasper Williams Jr., pastor who delivered Aretha Fra...

    Having been a pastor for more than five decades and a community leader, he knows not everyone will agree with what he says. "I know it's controversial," the Atlanta pastor said in an exclusive interview with The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Saturday, the day after delivering the eulogy for the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, at her funeral service in Detroit.

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  • Aug 24, 2018 | via MainStreetNews.com 

    Kathy Eyerman

    Kathy Eyerman passed away on Monday, August 20, 2018. She was born March 10, 1953, in Houston, Texas.

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  • Aug 19, 2018 | via Brunswick News 

    Sarah J. Strickland

    Sarah Jane Strickland Thibodeaux, 73, of Nahunta, passed away Saturday afternoon, Aug. 18, 2018, at Bayview Nursing Home after an extended illness. Born in Nahunta, her parents were Harrell Addison and Renna Purdom Strickland.

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  • Aug 18, 2018 | via Chicago Tribune 

    St. Baldrick's Foundation awards grants in memory of...

    Before she passed away, Emily Beazley told her parents she wanted to start a foundation to fund the search for a cure for pediatric cancer. Before she passed away, Emily Beazley told her parents she wanted to start a foundation to fund the search for a cure for pediatric cancer.

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  • Aug 17, 2018 | via Brunswick News 

    Sarah Wood

    A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 4821 Altama Ave. Mrs. Diana Christine Hughes, age 74, of Axson, Ga., passed away Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, at Coffee Regional Medical Center in Douglas following an extended illness and courageous battle with cancer over the last several years. Her strong spirit and soft-spoken demeanor will be greatly missed b Richard D. Anderson, 65, of Augusta, Ga.

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  • Aug 17, 2018 | via Brunswick News 

    Michael Diggs

    Michael Andre Diggs Jr. died Sunday. A funeral service will be at 11 a.m., Saturday at Greater Works Than These Ministry, 4020 Wylly Ave., with interment in Memory Gardens Cemetery.

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  • Aug 17, 2018 | via Brunswick News 

    Earl Moy ©

    Vince is survived by a daughter, Beth Moye-Parrott; son in law, Dr. Cory Parrott; granddaughter, Madaleine Moye; sister, Margaret Geren; and Brother in law, Chris Geren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Moye Sr. Memorial Services will be at 3 p.m. at Bay Harbor Church of God, Saturday, Aug. 18, with the Rev.

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  • Aug 15, 2018 | via Http 

    Donna Lee Martin

    Donna Lee Martin, wife of Howard C. Martin, died in Atlanta, Ga. on August 7, 2018 after a long history of heart disease.

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  • Aug 2, 2018 | via Coalfield.com 

    Kent Rigg

    Kent Rigg, who helped establish Piggly Wiggly as one of Southwest Virginia's most beloved icons, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 27, 2018 in St. Augustine, FL.

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  • Aug 2, 2018 | via Law.com 

    Wife's Dying Word Pushed DA to Seek Tex McIver Murde...

    Atlanta police investigating the death of businesswoman Diane McIver missed "the biggest, most direct evidence" that she knew her husband intended to kill her, Fulton County District Attorney Paul Howard said. It was Diane's final word, declining to see her husband as she lay dying in the hospital, that guided prosecutors' pursuit of Claud "Tex" McIver for murder.

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  • Aug 1, 2018 | via WSB-TV 

    Father whose son was shot and killed says he wants g...

    Monday was one of the darkest days in Willie Wilson Jr.'s life after his 30-year-old son, Willie Wilson III, was shot to death along Pine Street in downtown Atlanta. Atlanta Police Department said at around 2 p.m. younger Wilson was standing on the sidewalk around 140 Pine St. when a red, smaller Mercedes SUV drove by and made a U-turn.

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