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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Jul 2nd, 2014

Banks

Beulah Mae Shook Shaw, age 72 of Lula, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, July 02, 2014 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.Born in Rabun County, Georg ...
James "Jamie" Carlton Jarrell, III, age 51 of Homer, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, July 01, 2014.Born in Stephens County, Georgia on June 01, 1963, he was a son of Jame ...

Barrow

Jessie May Edmondson, 46, Bethlehem
Jessie May Edmondson, age 46, of Bethlehem, passed away Wednesday, July 2, 2014. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday, July 5, 2014 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. The ...

Forsyth

Odath Samples, 82, Cumming
Odath Samples, age 82, of Cumming, passed away on Wednesday, July 2, 2014. He was a long time member of Daves Creek Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, Milford ...

Gwinnett

Mrs. Dorothy Christopher Duncan, age 90, a lifelong resident of Buford and Sugar Hill community, passed away on Wednesday, July 2, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband D ...

Habersham

Mary Bradford Drost, 81, Clarkesville
Funeral services for Mary Bradford Drost, age 81 of Clarkesville will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, July 7th from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Interment will follow the service ...

Hall

Boyd Parr, Jr.,, 80, Gainesville
Boyd Parr, Jr., age 80 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday, ...
Lynn Ann Herman, 50, Oakwood
Lynn Ann Herman, age 50, of Oakwood, GA passed away on Wednesday, July 2, 2014. She is survived by her husband, Jerry Ira Herman, Oakwood, GA; children, Joseph Herman, Buford, GA, ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Annie Blanche Daniels Borders, age 77, of Jefferson, who passed away on Wednesday, July 2, 2014. Mrs. Borders was born on July 4, 193 ...

Other

Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces the death of William Thomas "Tommy" Latta, age 72, of Griffin who passed away on Wednesday July 2nd, 2014. Mr. Latta was the son of ...

Stephens

Laura 'Lee' Martin, 77, Toccoa
Laura "Lee" Martin, age 77, of Toccoa, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, July 2, 2014. Mrs. Martin was born on May 15, 1937 in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada; daughter of the lat ...
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