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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Jul 19th, 2012

Forsyth

Donald R. Ricks, 80, Cumming
Donald R. Ricks, 80, of Cumming, GA died on July 19, 2012 at Embracing Hospice House after a long struggle with Parkinson's and dementia. He was born in Soperton, GA on May 2 ...

Gwinnett

Fred Eugene Ulery, 87, Buford
Fred Eugene Ulery, Jr., age 87, of Buford passed away Thursday, July 19, 2012. Fred loved to golf and to garden. He was a member of Buford First United Methodist Church. He is ...

Hall

Herbert W. Robinson, 95, Oakwood
Dr. Herbert W. Robinson, 95, of Oakwood passed away Thursday July 19, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health.Born December 25, 1916 in Daws ...
Virginia Lanelle Smith, 74, Murrayville
Mrs. Virginia Lanelle Smith, 74 of Murrayville died Thursday July 19, 2012.A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mrs. Smith was the daughter of the late Grady and Clara Mae Kitchens ...

Jackson

David Gwayne Brookshire, 55, Braselton
David Gwayne Brookshire, age 55, of Braselton, passed away on Thursday, July 19, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral services ...

Lumpkin

Warthen "Buddy" Williford, 86, Dahlonega
Warthen "Buddy" Williford, 86, of Dahlonega passed away Wednesday July 18, 2012 at Chestatee Regional Hospital following a period of declining health.Born November 6, 192 ...
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
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.