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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Jan 17th, 2011

Banks

Dorothea Celeste Taylor, age 90, of Largo, Florida, and longtime resident of St. Pete Beach Florida, passed away January 17, 2011.Mrs. Taylor was born on November 27, 1920, Gainesv ...

Dawson

Emily Johnson Newberry, 83, Dawsonville
Emily Johnson Newberry, age 83, of Dawsonville, Ga. died Tuesday, January 18, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Ga. She was born March 17, 1927 in Ensley, Al ...

Habersham

Corrie Mae Thompson, 93, Clarkesville
Ms. Corrie Mae Thompson, age 93, of Clarkesville, Georgia, formerly of Honea Path, South Carolina, passed away on Monday, January 17, 2011, following an extended illness. Ms. Thomp ...
Dorothea Shore Taylor, 90, Baldwin
Dorothea Shore Taylor, age 90, of Largo, Florida, passed away on Monday, January 17, 2011.Mrs. Taylor was cremated in Florida and a local memorial service will be held at a later d ...
Flora Jean Cook, 80, Clarkesville
Funeral services for Flora Jean Cook, age 80, of Clarkesville, will be held on Wednesday, January 19, 2011, at 4:00 PM from the Bethlehem Baptist Church. Dr. Bill Cashion, Rev. F ...
George Ralph Tench, age 71 of Demorest, passed away Monday, January 17, 2011, following a brief illness. Born in Habersham Mills, GA. on March 17, 1939, he was the son of George M. ...
Mary Lou Dixon Ruark of Clarkesville, GA. died Monday, January 17, 2011, in Commerce, Georgia where she was lovingly cared for by the staff of the Alzheimer's Care Center. Mrs ...

Hall

David Leroy Conner, 49, Oakwood
Mason & Ward Funeral Home announces the Home Going of Mr. David Leroy Conner, 49 of Oakwood on Monday January 17, 2011 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an exte ...
Ida Plantz, 80, Hoschton
Ida Plantz, age 80, of Hoschton, passed away Monday, January 17, 2011 at her residence following an extended illness.Funeral services will be Wednesday, January 19, 2011 at 2:00 pm ...
Jeanne Dupont Strickland, 82, Gainesville
Jeanne Dupont Strickland, 82 of Gainesville died January 7, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following and extended illness. A Memorial Mass is set for 11:00 am Tuesday, Ja ...
Vernon Grogan, 84, Gainesville
Mr. Vernon Dale Grogan, Sr., 84 of Gainesville died Monday January 17, 2011 at his residence following an extended illness.Born in Kokomo, Indiana, Mr. Grogan had lived in Hall Cou ...
Wiley H. Oliver, 80, Lula
Funeral services for, Wiley H. Oliver age 80 of Lula will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday Jan.19,2011 in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be in Holly Springs Baptist C ...
Longtime Gainesville dentist, director of Good News Dental Clinic to be remembered at Wednesday service
Memorial services are set for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 for Dr. Edwin Riley "Ed" Burnette, a longtime Gainesville dentist who was the director of Good News Dental Clinic for a number of years.
Broadway legend Carol Channing has died at age 97
Actress Carol Channing, whose career spanned decades on Broadway and on television, has died at age 97. Publicist B. Harlan Boll says Channing died of natural causes.
Joe Gibbs' eldest son dies at 49 from neurological disease
Joe Gibbs Racing says co-founder J.D. Gibbs, the eldest son of team owner and Pro Football Hall of Fame coach Joe Gibbs, has died. He was 49.
Georgia Hall Of Fame racer Charles Barrett passes away
Charles Barrett, a Hall of Fame short track ace and former NASCAR driver, passed away on Friday. The Cleveland, Georgia native scored the win in approximately 250...
Mansfield Oil Co. founder dies at 86
John Mansfield, Sr., of Amelia Island, Fla., formerly of Gainesville, and the founder of Mansfield Oil Company and Kangaroo convenience stores, died Thursday. .
Actress and director Penny Marshall dies at age 75
'Laverne & Shirley' star and movie director Penny Marshall has died at age 75
Funeral services Friday for officer who helped establish Hall County SWAT team
Funeral services have been scheduled for Lt. Bob McMahan, a 23-year veteran of the Hall County Sheriff's Office, who was instrumental in setting up the SWAT team for the department.
'SpongeBob' creator Stephen Hillenburg dies at 57
Stephen Hillenburg, whose daffy animated 'SpongeBob SquarePants' became an international hit, dies at 57.