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Local Obits for Sat. Sep 19th, 2009

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Sara Evelyn Fetter, 79, Cumming
Mrs. Sara Evelyn Fetter, age 79 of Cumming, passed away Saturday, September 19, 2009 following an extended illness. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lyle D. Fetter; sons, ...

Habersham

James Larry Simmons, 55, Kingston N.C formerly of Cornelia
James Larry SimmonsAugust 25th 1954 - September 19, 2009 Age 55 of Kingston N.C formerly of Cornelia. He was Preceded in Death by parents James and Fannie Simmons; Sister Ruth Hill ...

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Ernest Webster Wilson, 67, Murrayville
Funeral services will be held 11:00 am Tuesday September 22, 2009 in Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Ernest Webster Wilson, 67, Murrayville. Rev. Louie Gilleland officiating. B ...
Eunice Joan Brown, 77, Gainesville
Eunice Joan Saxon Brown, 77, of Gilliland Circle passed away Saturday Sept. 19, 2009 at her residence following an extended illness.Funeral services will be held Tuesday Sept. 22, ...
Ralph Eugene Sherer, 84, Gainesville
Mr. Ralph Eugene Sherer, age 84, of South Bend Road, Gainesville, Georgia passed away Saturday, September 19, 2009 at his sisterâ
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