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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. May 23rd, 2009

Dawson

Robert E. Primmer, 60, Dawsonville
Byars Funeral Home announces the death of Robert E. Primmer, age 60, of Dawsonville, Ga. A memorial service will be held at a later date in Columbus, Ohio.

Forsyth

Mrs. Faustine (Tina) Cruse Harrison, age 81 of Cumming, passed away Saturday, May 23, 2009. She was a member of Haw Creek Baptist Church and a loving mother and grandmother. She w ...

Hall

Emma â, 80, Conroe, TX, formerly of Hall County
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Gary Leo Cole, 53, Gainesville
Gary Leo Cole, age 53 of Dogwood Circle, Gainesville, Georgia passed away Saturday, May 23, 2009 at Crestview Nursing Home, Atlanta, Georgia, following an extended illness. Graves ...

Jackson

Willie Grace Davis, 84, Athens
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Willie Grace Davis age 84 of Athens, Ga. who died Friday May 22, 2009 of an extended illness. She was the daughter of the late Hoyt Thomas ...

White

Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of infant Robert Wayne Lance III who passed away Friday, May 22, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Graveside services ...
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
Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host dies, at 91
Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, died Sunday at 91 in Las Vegas
Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies
Dick Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84.