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Local Obits for Sun. Apr 8th, 2012

Forsyth

Jean Starr Marshall, 73, Cumming
Jean Starr Marshall, age 73, of Cumming, GA, lost her courageous battle with cancer, Easter Sunday, April 8, 2012. Jean moved to Georgia 12 years ago from Gastonia, NC. She was a m ...

Habersham

Betty Elizabeth Grizzle Howard, 76, Clarkesville
Memorial services for Betty Elizabeth Grizzle Howard, age 76, of Clarkesville, will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, April 12, 2012 from the Clarkesville United Methodist Church. ...
Lorene Collins Goss, 85, Clarkesville
Lorene Collins Goss, age 85, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, April 8, 2012, due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Mrs. Goss was born on January 14, ...

Hall

Byron Candole, 55, Flowery Branch
Mr. Byron Candole, age 55 of Flowery Branch, passed away Sunday, April 8, 2012 Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, Ga, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfu ...
Charles Jones, 55, Gainesville
Mr. Charles Jones age 55, of Gainesville, Ga. passed away Sunday, April 8, 2012. Arrangements will be announced by Lawson Funeral Home, 35, Firstn Street, Hoschton, Ga. 30548, 706- ...
Janice "Shug" Bryant, 53, Gainesville
Janice "Shug" Bryant, age 53 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, April 8, 2012 at her residence following a brief illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, ...
Robbin Denise Totherow, 51, Gainesville
Mrs. Robbin Denise Totherow, age 51, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, April 8, 2012 surrounded by family, following an extended illness.Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m., Wedne ...
Russell Edwin Orr, 88, Gainesville
Russell Edwin Orr, age 88 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, April 8, 2012 at Northside Hospital following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, Apri ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Shereline Christian George, age 62, of Hoschton, Georgia, on Sunday, April 8, 2012. Mrs. George was born in Surgionsville, Tennessee ...
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