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Local Obits for Sun. Oct 27th, 2013

Dawson

Charles Phillip West, 62, Dawsonville
Charles Phillip West, age 62, of Dawsonville, formerly of Cumming, GA, passed away Sunday, October 27, 2013. He was a member at Dawsonville Baptist Church and Dawsonville Breakfas ...
Christine Grogan, 92, Dawsonville
Christine Grogan, 92, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday October 27, 2013 following a period of declining health.Born April 14, 1921 in Hall County to the late Emmett and Iris Warre ...

Forsyth

Robert Larry Morgan, 27, Cumming
Robert Larry Morgan, age 27, of Cumming, passed away Sunday, October 27, 2013. Graveside services will be held Wednesday, October 30th at 3:00 pm at Sawnee View Memorial Gardens. ...

Gwinnett

Jean K. Shaw, 90, Lilburn
Jean K. Shaw, age 90, of Lilburn, passed away Sunday, October 27, 2013. Jean was a kind, southern lady with a big heart. She retired from Southern Bell after 31 years of service. ...

Habersham

Joseph N. Ruark, 85, Baldwin
Joseph N. Ruark, age 85, of Baldwin, formerly of Crestview Florida and Madison Georgia passed away on Sunday, October 27, 2013.Mr. Ruark was born in Clarke County, Georgia on Decem ...

Hall

Harold Leonard Puckett, 83, Gainesville
Harold Leonard Puckett, age 83 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Fun ...
Robert Hendley Lowe Sr., 74, Gainesville
Robert Hendley Lowe Sr., age 74, of Gainesville, passed away on October 27, 2013. Bob was born on July 19, 1939 in Athens and was the son of the late Vearl and Bonnie Major Lowe. ...
Sharon Edmondson, 53, Gainesville
Sharon Edmondson, 53 of Gainesville died Sunday October 27, 2013 at her residence.Born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Sharon had lived in Hall County for a number of years. She was emp ...
Vester "Leon" Autry, 70, Gainesville
Mr. Vester "Leon" Autry 70 of Gainesville passed away October 27, 2013 at his residence following an extended illness.Mr. Autry was born June 2, 1943 in Greenwood, S.C. t ...
Willie James Cantrell, 73, Gaiinesville
Willie James Cantrell, age 73 of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away, October 27, 2013. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday at Greater Timber Ridge at 11am. Professional servic ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Myrtle Caroline Nicholson Shook, 83, of Pendergrass, Ga., who passed away on Sunday October 27, 2013.Mrs. Shook was born in Toccoa, G ...

Lumpkin

Carolyn Smith Pruett Banta, age 60, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Sunday, October 27, 2013. Carolyn was a lifelong resident of Lumpkin County, a loving mother and grandmother. Work ...
Herschel Forrest Scott, 81, Dahlonega
Mr. Herschel Forrest Scott, age 81, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Sunday, October 27, 2013. Herschel was born and raised in Alpharetta, GA, and had spent the last 20 years in Lumpk ...

Other

Chad Wilson Brown, 34, Monroe
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Chad Wilson Brown, age 34, Monroe, GA, who passed away on Sunday, October 27, 2013. Mr. Brown was born in Beckley, WV, a son to Paul K ...
Edgar Henao, 53, Colombia
Edgar Henao, age 53, originally from Colombia, passed away on October 27, 2013. He moved to New York City in 1980 to study at Barruch University and then to Atlanta in 1992. He is ...

White

Charles Edward Demars, 72, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Charles Edward Demars, age 72 of Cleveland. Mr. Demars passed away Sunday, October 27, 2013. Memorial services are ...
Former JHS principal Nelwyn Turk dies
Longtime Hall County educator Nelwyn Turk has died at the age of 84.
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