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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Nov 1st, 2009

Forsyth

Barbara Jean Turner, 70, Forsyth
Mrs. Barbara Jean Turner, age 70 and a life long resident of Forsyth County passed away Sunday, November 1, 2009. She was a member of Haw Creek Baptist Church and a dedicated mot ...
Mrs. Pearl Florence Chastain, age 91 of Cumming, passed away Sunday, November 1, 2009. Mrs. Chastain was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church in Dawsonville for over 70 years ...
Ruth Lipscomb Wallace, 90, Cumming
Mrs. Ruth Lipscomb Wallace, age 90 of Cumming, GA passed away Sunday, November 1, 2009. She was a member of Coal Mountain Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husban ...

Hall

Nellie Jane Davis, 98, Gainesville
Mrs. Nellie Jane Davis, age 98, of Gainesville Mill Community died Sunday November 1, 2009 at a private nursing home following an extended illness.Funeral Services will be held at ...
Asa Downs, 34, Oakwood
Asa Downs, 34, of Oakwood died Sunday November 1, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.Born May 2, 1975 in Jacksonville, Florida, he had lived in Oak ...
Mr. William (Al) Alfred Sosebee, Jr. of Flowery Branch, Georgia, passed away Sunday, November 01, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services are schedule ...
Willie Ree Shockley, 81, of Lula passed away Sunday November 1, 2009 at The Oaks of Sawnee View Nursing Home following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held Wednesday ...

Jackson

Leornard Lee Purdy Jr., 62, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Leonard Lee Purdy, Jr., 62, of Commerce who dies early Sunday morning at BJC Hospital. Born in Fayetteville, NC, he was the son of the late ...

Lumpkin

Mr. Edward Garrett Dunson Sr., age 71, of Dahlonega, GA died Sunday Nov. 1, 2009 at the Northeast Georgia medical Center in Gainesville, GA following an extended illness.Mr. Dunson ...
From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82
British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."
John Dingell, longest serving member of Congress, dies at 92
Former Rep. John Dingell, who served nearly six decades in the U.S. House, was hard to typecast
Gainesville realtor, philanthropist Don Carter dies at 86
Don Carter, the founder of Don Carter Realty in Gainesville, died at his home on Thursday, Feb. 7.
Frank Robinson, baseball's fearsome trailblazer, dies at 83
Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the 1st black manager in Major League Baseball and the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues, dies at 83
Special Master in Georgia-Florida water wars case dies at 88
The man who served for nearly four years as the Special Master overseeing the Georgia-Florida water wars lawsuit has died.
Glen Wood, auto racing pioneer and patriarch, dies at 93
Glen Wood, racing patriarch who had been NASCAR Hall of Fame's oldest living member, dies at 93
Longtime Gainesville dentist, director of Good News Dental Clinic to be remembered at Wednesday service
Memorial services are set for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 for Dr. Edwin Riley "Ed" Burnette, a longtime Gainesville dentist who was the director of Good News Dental Clinic for a number of years.
Broadway legend Carol Channing has died at age 97
Actress Carol Channing, whose career spanned decades on Broadway and on television, has died at age 97. Publicist B. Harlan Boll says Channing died of natural causes.