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Local Obits for Tue. Jan 13th, 2009

Forsyth

Clara Belle Vernon, 86, Cumming
Ms. Clara Belle Vernon, age 86 and life long resident of Forsyth County, passed away Tuesday, January 13, 2009. Ms. Vernon was a member of Piedmont United Methodist Church and was ...
Mary Drew, 96, Cumming
Mary Drew passed away on January 13, 2009 at the grand age of 96. A graduate of Tift College, she served our country in WWII as First Lieutenant in the Marine Corps, then served o ...
Raymond "Pete" Pierce, 71, Cumming
Mr. Raymond "Pete" Pierce, age 71 of Cumming, formerly of Atlanta, passed away Tuesday, January 13, 2009 following an extended illness. Pete was well known as an avid poo ...

Habersham

Alawayne Beck Moore, 70, Demorest
Alawayne Beck Moore, age 70 of Demorest, passed away Tuesday, January 13, 2009, at Athens Regional Medical Center following an extended illness. A lifetime resident of Habersham Co ...

Hall

Claudine Berry Scroggs, 74, Gainesville
Mrs. Claudine Berry Scroggs, age 74, of Gainesville,Georgia, passed away Tuesday, January 13th, 2009 atNortheast Georgia Medical Center following an extendedillness.Funeral service ...
Donald Emmerich, 80, Gainesville
Donald Eugene Emmerich, age 80, of Belmont Highway, Gainesville, GA passed away January 13, 2009, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Fune ...
Lucille Chandler, 94, Gainesville
Lucille Chandler, age 94, of Broom Road, Gainesville, GA, passed away Tuesday, January 13, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Funeral se ...

White

Nancy Cole Courtwright, 76, Cleveland
Registered Nurse and Homemaker, Nancy Cole Courtwright of Cleveland, Georgia. Passed away_Tuesday, January 13 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an illness. She was 76.M ...
Vanessa Dee â, 46, Helen
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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