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Local Obits for Thu. Jul 28th, 2011

Banks

James Travis Guess, 62, Gillsville
James Travis Guess, 62, of Gillsville passed away Thursday July 28, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral services will be held Saturday Ju ...

Forsyth

Thomas Eugene Curry, 83, Cumming
October 5, 1927, Tom was born in Hamilton, KS, to parents Thomas Preston Curry (1899-1958) and Clara Irma Manis Curry (1905-1999). He passed away at his home, 3103 Columns Drive, C ...
Tom L. Jones, 75, Cumming
Tom L. Jones, 75, of Cumming, GA died at Northside Hospital Atlanta on July 28, 2011. Born in Pickens County, GA he was the son of the late Lawrence and Lola Bell Jones.Tom is sur ...

Gwinnett

John Morris Bennett, 72, Powder Springs
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, July 30, 2011 at Atlanta West Pentecostal Church in Lithia Springs for John Morris Bennett, 72, of Powder Springs. Rev. Darrel ...

Habersham

Doris Smith Ricketson, 83, Cornelia
Doris Smith Ricketson, age 83, of Cornelia, GA, passed away Thursday, July 28, 2011 at her residence.Born in Smithville, TX on August 18, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Hen ...

Hall

Irene Stevens Holman, NA, Gainesville
Irene Stevens Holman, of Gainesville, Passed away Thursday July 28, 2011. Funeral Services to be announced by Ward's Funeral Home 758 Main Street Gainesville. www.wardsfh.com
Irene Stevens Holman, NA, Gainesville
Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Sunday July 31, 2011 in Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Irene Stevens Holman of Gainesville. Rev. Les Fuller and Rev. Steve Baker will off ...
Jack Lewis Reed, 76, Gainesville
Jack Lewis Reed, age 76 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, July 28, 2011 at his residence following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday, July 31, 20 ...
JoAnn Mullings, 69, Lula
JoAnn Mullings, age 69 of Lula, passed away on Thursday, July 28, 2011 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday, July 31 ...
Perry Neal Oliver, 63, Lula
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces that funeral services for Perry Neal Oliver, 63, of Lula will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 30, at the Alexander Funeral Home Chap ...

Jackson

David Richard "Dave" King, 53, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. David Richard "Dave" King, age 53, of Jefferson, who passed away on Thursday, July 28, 2011. Mr. King was born in Philadelph ...

White

Dennis Lamar Seymour, 64, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Sgt. Dennis "Bugs" Lamar Seymour, 64, of Cleveland. Sgt. Seymour passed away Thursday, July 28, 2011, at his re ...
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