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Local Obits for Sun. Nov 13th, 2011

Forsyth

Billy Joe "Buck" Jones, 73, Cumming
Billy Joe "Buck" Jones, age 73, of Cumming, GA, passed away Sunday, November 13, 2011. Buck retired from Pike Nursery. He loved to hunt and fish. He was a loving father ...
H.B. (Buck) Echols, age 86, of Cumming, died peacefully on Sunday, November 13, 2011. He was a member of Haw Creek Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Ann ...
Loving Mother, Grandmother & Great-Grandmother Marjorie "Marge" Burns Jones, 85, passed from this life on Sunday, November 13, 2011. She was the widow of Robert &quo ...
Robert Locke Thomison, 87, Roswell
Robert Locke Thomison, 87, of Roswell, Georgia passed away on Sunday, November 13th, 2011 after a courageous battle.The family will be having an Interment of the Cremains on Friday ...
Steven Walter Rowland earned his angel wings on Sunday, 11.13.11. He is preceded in death by Papa's: Horace Hibberd of Macon, and Steven Rowland of Cumming.Steven's smile ...
Wanda Patricia Taylor, 68, Cumming
Wanda Patricia Taylor, age 68, of Cumming, GA, passed away Sunday, November 13, 2011. She worked for many years in the food service industry. Patricia is preceded in death by her ...

Habersham

Richard Madison Ramsaur, 82, Clarkesville
Richard Madison Ramsaur, age 82, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away peacefully on the morning of Sunday, November 13, 2011.Mr. Ramsaur was born on January 8, 1929, in Atlanta, ...

Hall

Damon "D.F." Franklin Farmer, 79, Gainesville
Damon "D.F." Franklin Farmer, age 79, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, November 13, 2011. Graveside services will be 11:00 am Thursday at Hillside Memorial Gardens in G ...
Hazel Brown Propes, 91, Gainesville
Mrs. Mrs. Hazel Brown Propes, 91 of Gainesville died Sunday November 13, 2011 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Born in Cumming, Georgia, Mrs. Propes had lived in Hall County ...

Jackson

Shirley Fay Mangum, 67, Pendergrass
Shirley Fay Mangum, age 67 of Pendergrass, passed away on Sunday, November 13, 2011 at St. Mary's Hospital in Athens, Georgia following a brief illness.Funeral services are sc ...
William Paul Merritt, 65, Pendergrass
William Paul Merritt, age 65 of Pendergrass, passed away on Sunday, November 13, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.Funeral services are scheduled ...

White

Carolyn Elizabeth Mullis, 61, Cleveland
Carolyn Elizabeth Mullis, age 61, of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, November 13, 2011 at her residence. Ms. Mullis was born March 17, 1950 in Charlotte, NC to the late Albert and N ...
James S. Presnell, 75, Cleveland
James Stone Presnell, of Cleveland, Georgia, died on November 13, 2011. James was born in Knox County, Tennessee on August 4, 1936 to Evelyn Smith Presnell and James Boyd Presnell ...
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