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Local Obits for Sun. Jan 11th, 2009

Forsyth

Alexander Van Ess, 21, Milton
Alexander Van Ess, age 21 of Milton, Georgia passed away Sunday, January 11, 2009 at his residence. Services are pending and will be announced at a later date. Online condolences ...
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Eleanor Jenkins, 69, Ball Ground
Eleanor Joyce Jenkins, age 69 of Ball Ground, Georgia passed away on Saturday, January 10, 2009 at Chestnut Ridge Nursing Home. She was survived by her husband of 53 years, Charle ...
Lottie Bell Payne, 83, Canton
Ms. Lottie Bell Payne, age 83 of Canton, formerly of Forsyth County, passed away Sunday, January 11, 2009. Ms. Payne was a member of Haw Creek Baptist Church. She was preceded in d ...

Hall

David Perry Martin, 61, Gainesville
David Perry Martin, age 61, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, January 11, 2009 in Gainesville. Funeral service will be Tuesday, January 13, 2009 at 2:00 PM at Little ...
Mary Ila Robinson, 92, Gainesville
Mary Ila Robinson, age 92, of Memorial Park Rd., Gainesville, GA passed away Sunday January 11, 2009 at Willowood Nursing Center following anextended illness.Graveside services wil ...

Towns

Robert Petersen, 95, Ball Ground

White

Benjamin Almand, 69, Cleveland
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Benjamin Almand age 69 of Helen. Mr. Almand passed away Sunday, January 11, 2009 at Athens Regional Medical center. Mr. ...
Jake LaMotta, boxer who inspired 'Raging Bull,' dies at 95
Jake LaMotta, the former middleweight champion whose life was depicted in the film "Raging Bull," has died
Memorial service Saturday for former GHS teacher, coach
A memorial service will be held Saturday for Jean Gruhn, who along with her late husband, Bobby, was a longtime fixture at Gainesville High School, where both served as a teacher and a coach.
NASCAR’s Ted Christopher passes away in plane crash
NASCAR champion Ted Christopher passed away Saturday after being involved in a plane crash in Connecticut. He was 59.
Beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton dies at 91
Hollywood is mourning the loss of beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton
Hall County's first fire chief dies at 72
Larry Williams, who was the first chief of the Hall County Fire Department, died Thursday at his home in Maysville.
Janice Riley, longtime head of Ninth District Opportunity, dies
The funeral will be held Saturday for Janice Riley, longtime executive director of Gainesville-based Ninth District Opportunity, who died earlier this week following a brief illness.
Tommy Irvin, longtime Georgia agriculture chief, dies at 88
​Former Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Tommy Irvin, whose four decades in office made him one of the longest-serving statewide officials in U.S., died at the age of 88, the department he once ran confirmed Friday.
'Cheers' actor, radio host Jay Thomas dies at 69
A publicist for Jay Thomas says the actor and radio host has died at 69