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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 ...
Former JHS principal Nelwyn Turk dies
Longtime Hall County educator Nelwyn Turk has died at the age of 84.
Gainesville civic leader, philanthropist dies
A Gainesville civic leader and philanthropist, Mary Cleveland, will be remembered at funeral Sunday at First Baptist Church of Gainesville.
Tom Petty, down-to-Earth rock superstar, dies at 66
Rock superstar Tom Petty has died at age 66
NASCAR champion owner, engine maker Robert Yates dies at 74
Robert Yates, a longtime NASCAR owner and engine builder, dies at 74
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