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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Dec 9th, 2009

Banks

Crawford Thomas Sparks, age 58, of Alto, GA, died Wednesday, December 9, 2009. Mr. Sparks was born on November 12, 1951 in Habersham County, Georgia to the late Fran ...
Lila Mae Gowder, 91, Maysville
Ivie Funeral home announces services for Mrs. Lila Mae Gowder, 91, of Maysville who died on Wednesday at her residence. Born in Habersham County, she was the daughter of the late G ...

Dawson

Rosie Lee Jett, 92, Dawsonville
Rosie Lee Jett, 92, of Dawsonville died Wednesday December 9, 2009 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health.Born October 26, 1917 to the late ...

Forsyth

Brenda Joyce Taylor, 67, Cumming
Brenda Joyce Taylor, 67, of Cumming, GA died on December 9, 2009. She was the daughter of the late Howard and Lautrerine Murphy.Brenda was the owner and developer of the Outback L ...
Jack B. Twitty, 66, Cumming
Jack B. Twitty, age 66 of Cumming, Georgia passed away Wednesday, December 9, 2009. Graveside Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, December 10, 2009 at Holbrook Campground Cem ...
Julia Ann Cardosa Fitzpatrick, 77, of Cumming, GA died on December 9, 2009 at her home. Born in Centralia, PA, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Anna Cardosa.A loving wif ...
Michael J. Moore, 64, Cumming
Mr. Michael J. Moore, age 64 of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, December 9, 2009. Mr. Moore was a deacon and member of Beaver Ruin Baptist Church. He was employed by Cotton States ...
Ruth Mathis Payne, 69, Cumming
Mrs. Ruth Mathis Payne, age 69 of Cumming, GA passed away Wednesday, December 9, 2009. She was a member of Coal Mountain Baptist Church, a hard working woman and a great mother. ...

Hall

Joseph T. Trentacosta Sr.-Passed into the arms of our Lord on December 9th, 2009 after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer. He was born in N.Y.C. on February 20th, 1943 and is ...
Louise Beaver Chandler, 91, Hollywood, FL
Louise Beaver Chandler, 91, long time resident of Hollywood, FL, passed away peacefully on December 9, 2009, in her home at Independence Hall Retirement Center. She suffered with ...
Mae Belle Lawson lee, 88, Gainesville
Mae Belle Lawson Lee, mother of quadruplets (4) boys born Aug. 27, 1944 at Hall County Hospital. Mrs. Lee passed away Wednesday, December 9, 2009 following an extended illness. S ...
Phillip Jenkins, 66, Gainesville
Young's Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Phillip Jenkins, age 66, of F-3 Harrison Square Apartments, Gainesville. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced la ...

Jackson

Donna Huntsinger Teague, 50, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Donna Huntsinger Teague, 50, of Commerce who died on Wednesday at Athens Regional Medical Center. Born in Atlanta, she was the daughter of ...
Wilburn Berry Minish, 68, Athens
Mr. Wilburn Berry Minish, age 68, of Athens, GA died Wednesday, December 9, 2009 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Minish was born in Jackson County to the late William Berry ...

Lumpkin

Adele Samchok, 85, Dahlonega
Adele Thompson Samchok, age 85 of Keith Evans Road, Dawsonville, passed away on Wednesday, December 9, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. ...
Former JHS principal Nelwyn Turk dies
Longtime Hall County educator Nelwyn Turk has died at the age of 84.
Gainesville civic leader, philanthropist dies
A Gainesville civic leader and philanthropist, Mary Cleveland, will be remembered at funeral Sunday at First Baptist Church of Gainesville.
Tom Petty, down-to-Earth rock superstar, dies at 66
Rock superstar Tom Petty has died at age 66
NASCAR champion owner, engine maker Robert Yates dies at 74
Robert Yates, a longtime NASCAR owner and engine builder, dies at 74
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