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Local Obits for Tue. Oct 8th, 2013

Forsyth

Allen Dean Boyd, 78, Cumming
Allen Dean Boyd, age 78, of Cumming, passed away Tuesday, October 8, 2013. He was a member of God's House of Prayer. He was a tank commander in the 42nd Infantry Division dur ...
Carlos Leonel Vasquez Noboa, MD, 78, of Cumming, GA died on October 8, 2013. He was born in the town of Barahona in the Dominican Republic on October 5, 1935. He was the son of t ...
Ernest Jones Hughie "Ernie" of Cumming, GA passed away on October 8th, 2013 at Embracing Hospice in Cumming.Ernie graduated from Clarkston High School. He received a Bach ...

Gwinnett

Bertha H. Parker, 85, Buford
Bertha H. Parker, 85, of Buford, GA, arrived in the presence of her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 5:55 pm. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband James ...

Hall

Mary Virginia Todd, 73, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Mary Virginia Todd, age 73, of Flowery Branch passed away Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at Peachtree Christian Hospice, surrounded by her family. Funeral Services will be 1:00 p.m. ...
Jacquelyn Lanette Helton, 48, Gainesville
Jacquelyn Lanette Helton, age 48 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. G ...
James 'Jimmy' David Pittman, 70, Gainesville
Mr. James "Jimmy" David Pittman, age 70, of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, October 08, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended il ...
Kathy Ann Adams, 57, Flowery Branch
Kathy Ann Adams, age 57 of Flowery Branch, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral service ...
Martha Jo Kellett, 83, Murrayville
Martha Jo Kellett, 83, of Murrayville passed away Tuesday October 8, 2013 at her residence following a sudden illness.Born August 19, 1930 in Summerville, Georgia to the late Russe ...
Thomas Greene Marshall, 61, Gainesville
Mr. Thomas Greene Marshall of Gainesville, GA passed away on October 8, 2013. Funeral services will be held on Monday, October 14, 2013 at St. Paul United Methodist Church at 1pm. ...

Other

Neal Pylant, 70, Lakeland, FL.
Mr. Neal Pylant, age 70, of Lakeland, FL formerly of Gwinnett County passed away Monday, October 7, 2013. He was preceded in death by his father, Noah Aaron Pylant and mother, Jul ...

Stephens

Edgar Wayne Davis, 77, Toccoa
Mr. Edgar Wayne Davis, age 77 of 2268 Talmadge Drive, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at his residence.A son of the late Lawrence Franklin and Mary Simpson Dav ...
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