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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Jun 6th, 2009

Banks

Joel Tench, 62, Alto
Dr. Joel Tench, age 62 of Alto, passed away on Saturday, June 06, 2009 at his residence following a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Habersham County, Georgia on December 12, ...

Dawson

Malcolm Lamar Roper, 94, of Pavo, GA, formerly of Dawsonville, died Saturday June 6, 2009 at Golden Living Nursing Home in Thomasville, GA. Born March 28, 1915 in Dawson County, h ...

Forsyth

Susan Rose Wylie Datelle, age 66, of Atlanta Ga. formerly of Waterbury, CT passed away June 6th, 2009 with her husband Ralph, family and grandchildren by her side.She was employed ...

Hall

James G. Collins, 76, Gainesville
James Gilbert Collins age 77 of Summerlake Drive,Gainesville passed away Saturday June 6, 2009 at theNortheast Georgia Medical Center.Mr. Collins was born on July 16, 1931 to the l ...
Mr Ben Alfred Ward, 73, Gainesville
Ben Alfred Ward, age 73 of Ash Circle, Gainesville, Georgia passed away Saturday, June 6, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center of an extended illness. Funeral servic ...
Mr.Pat Jordan, 92, Flowery Branch
Memorial Park announces the death of Mr. Pat Jordan age 92 of Flowery Branch.

Lumpkin

Mary Lou Conner, 95, Dahlonega
Mrs. Mary Lou Conner, age 95, of Dahlonega, GA died Saturday, June 6, 2009 at her home in Dahlonega.Mrs. Conner was born in Dahlonega, GA January 11, 1914. She was the daughter of ...
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