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Local Obits for Thu. Jan 6th, 2011

Forsyth

Jane L. Drake, 84, Cumming
Jane L. Drake, 84, of Cumming, GA died on January 5, 2011 at Cumming Nursing Center. Born in Athens, GA, she was the daughter of the late Leon and Jennie Lester.A loving mother an ...

Habersham

Elzora Perkins O'Connell, 90, Prattville, Alabama
ELZORA PERKINS O'CONNELL, age 90, a resident of Prattville, Alabama passed away on Thursday, January 6, 2011.Mrs. O'Connell was born in Habersham County, Georgia, on Apri ...

Hall

George Raymond Kobaly, 77, Winder
Mr. George Raymond Kobaly age 77 of Winder, passed away Wednesday, January 5, 2011. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA 30548, 706-654-0966.
Helen Margaret Bancroft Robison Stine, "Mimi", passed away Thursday, January 6, 2011 after a brief illness. Helen was born in Kent, England on August 28, 1927 to the late ...
James Ronald (Ronnie) Crow 65 of Pelzer, South Carolina (formerly of Clermont) passed away January 6th. Gray's Mortuary of Pelzer is in charge of arrangements
Maria Alvarez,, 79, Gainesville
Maria Alvarez, age 79 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, January 6, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Sund ...
William Bill Burton, 80, Cumming
William Bill Burton, age 80, of Cumming, passed away Thursday, January 6, 2011. Bill's hobby was working as he enjoyed working in the Lawn and Garden Center at Wal-Mart. He wa ...

Jackson

Jackie Lowell Troville, 64, Hoschton
Jackie Lowell Troville, 64, of Hoschton, GA passed away Thursday January 6, 2011 at Peachtree Christian Hospice following an extended illness.Born October 18, 1946 in Foley, Alabam ...
Nona Lee Dodd, 91, Commerce
Mrs. Nona Lee Dodd, age 91, of Commerce, GA died Thursday, January 6, 2011 at BJC Nursing Home. Mrs. Dodd was born in Commerce to the late, Young and Gertrude Burroughs Hawks. Mr ...
Jonathan Demme, 'Silence of the Lambs' director, dead at 73
Jonathan Demme, the Oscar-winning director of "The Silence of the Lambs" and "Philadelphia," whose Talking Heads documentary "Stop Making Sense" is considered one of the greatest concert films ever, has died at age 73
Don Rickles, king of insult comedy, dies at 90
Comedian Don Rickles, the Emmy-winning king of insult comedy, died Thursday at 90
Former Hall County Sheriff Bob Vass dies
Former Hall County Sheriff Bob Vass died Monday morning, according to information from the Hall County Coroner's Office.
NASCAR short-track star Sam Ard dies at 78
Sam Ard, a two-time champion of NASCAR's second-tier series, died Sunday. He was 78.
Well known Gainesville social figure passes away
Winifred Natalie Forbes Boomershine died while surrounded by family members on Saturday, March 25th, roughly a month before her 88th birthday.
Gainesville Pearl Harbor veteran dies
Henry Thomas "Jeep" Woodliff of Gainesville, a 101-year-old survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor, will be buried in a graveside service Monday at 1:00 at Alta Vista Cemetery.
Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash
Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida.
Daytona 500 winner, GRHOF member Pete Hamilton passes away
Pete Hamilton, the 1970 Daytona 500 winner and a member of the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, passed away on Wednesday.