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Local Obits for Mon. Sep 14th, 2009

Dawson

Luther V. Coheley, 67, Dawsonville
Luther V. Coheley, age 67 of Dawsonville, Georgia passed away Monday, September 14, 2009. Survivors include his wife, Mary Coheley of Dawsonville, GA.; daughters, Barbara (Al) Naj ...
Rose Mary Hitt Little, 76, Dawsonville
Rose Mary Hitt Little, 76, of Dawsonville died Monday September 14, 2009 at her residence following a period of declining health.Born December 20, 1932 in Pickens County to the lat ...

Forsyth

Mrs. Mildred Madeline Westbrook, age 88 of Cumming, passed away Monday, September 14, 2009.Survivors include her husband, William (Dan) Westbrook of Cumming; sister Rozell Zimmerma ...

Habersham

Jimmy Kenneth Moore, 62, Demorest
Jimmy Kenneth Moore, age 62 of Demorest, passed away Monday, September 14, 2009, at Habersham County Medical Center following a sudden illness. Born in Habersham County on February ...
Zinebell Ausburn Wade, age 86, of Alto, GA, died Monday, September 14, 2009 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mrs. Wade was born on May 8, 1923 in Banks Count ...

Hall

Emma Paisley Swenson, 79, Gainesville
Mrs. Emma Paisley Swenson, age 79, of Gainesville , GA, passed away Monday, Sept. 14, 2009 following a sudden illness.A memorial service is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2009 ...
Herbert Chasley Blalock, 94, Flowery Branch
Herbert Chasley Blalock, age 94, of Smith Street, Gainesville, Georgia passed away Monday, September 14, 2009 at Willow Wood Nursing Home following an extended illness.Funeral serv ...
Lorene Farr Benfiel, 87, Gainesville
Lorene F. Benfiel, age 87 of 4 Second St. Gainesville passed away Monday, September 14th at her home following an extended illness under the care of Hospice. Funeral ser ...

Jackson

Grover Bruce, 61, Commerce
Mr. Grover Bruce, age 61, of Commerce, GA died Monday September 14, 2009 at his residence.Mr. Bruce was born in Banks County to the late, Mark and Willie Mae Seay Bruce. He was a ...
Jimmy Pruitt, 68, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Jimmy Pruitt, age 68, of Jefferson, who passed away on Monday, September 14, 2009. Mr. Pruitt, a native of Jackson County, was a son of t ...
Louise Tench, 58, Athens
Ivie Funeral Home announces memorial services for Louise Tench, 58, of Athens (Center) who died on Monday at BJC Hospital in Commerce. Born in Jackson County, GA, she was the daug ...
Nancy Dianne Kendrix, 62, Jefferson
Nancy Dianne Kendrix, age 62, of Jefferson, who passed away on Monday, September 14, 2009. Mrs. Kendrix, born in Toccoa, was daughter of the late, Dave Andrews and the late, Flora ...

White

Shirley D. Schneider, 73, Sautee Nacoochee
Shirley Anne Dunn Schneider, born November 4, 1931, of Sautee, Georgia, died on September 14, 2009. She was a life-long resident of Atlanta, Georgia until moving to the north Geor ...
Willie Bell Fields, 94, Cleveland
Mrs. Willie Bell Fields age 94 of Cleveland passed away Monday September 14, 2009 at her residence following an extended illness. Mrs. Fields was born in White County the daughter ...
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