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Local Obits for Tue. Oct 6th, 2015

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Jose David Vaca-Juarez, 14, Bethlehem
Jose David Vaca-Juarez, age 14, of Bethlehem passed away Tuesday, October 6, 2015.  Funeral services will be held 10:00 am Friday, October 9, 2015 at St. Matthews Catholic Chu ...

Dawson

Terry Alan Jones, 61, Dawsonville
Terry Alan Jones, 61, of Dawsonville passed away Monday October 5, 2015 at his residence following a period of declining health. Born October 22, 1953 in Atlanta to the late Sea ...

Forsyth

Lucy F. Hildebrand, 90, Cumming
Lucy F. Hildebrand, 90, of Cumming GA, passed away on Tuesday, October 6, 2015.  A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, October 16, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. at Saint Brendan&rsqu ...

Gwinnett

Andrew (Andy) Ferencik, 96, Suwanee
Andrew “Andy” Ferencik, age 96, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Monday, October 5, 2015. He was preceded in death by his wife of fifty-eight years, Lois Ruth Ferencik. He ...

Hall

Amethyst Cheyenne Meeks, inf, Gainesville
Amethyst Cheyenne Meeks, infant, passed away Tuesday, October 6, 2015. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm Sunday, October 18, 2015 at Memorial Park North Riverside Cha ...
Carolyn Watkins Puckette, 79, Flowery Branch
Ms. Carolyn Watkins Puckette, age 79, of Flowery Branch passed away Tuesday, October 6, 2015, after a period of declining health.   Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m., ...

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Greig Lee Hagan, 51, Danielsville
              Mr. Greig Lee Hagan, age 51 of Danielsville died Tuesday, October 6, 2015.  Mr. Hagan was born in ...

Towns

Dollie Foster, 85, Hiawassee
     Mrs. Dollie Foster, age 85 of Hiawassee, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at Gentiva Hospice following an extended illness.    ...
Jonathan Demme, 'Silence of the Lambs' director, dead at 73
Jonathan Demme, the Oscar-winning director of "The Silence of the Lambs" and "Philadelphia," whose Talking Heads documentary "Stop Making Sense" is considered one of the greatest concert films ever, has died at age 73
Don Rickles, king of insult comedy, dies at 90
Comedian Don Rickles, the Emmy-winning king of insult comedy, died Thursday at 90
Former Hall County Sheriff Bob Vass dies
Former Hall County Sheriff Bob Vass died Monday morning, according to information from the Hall County Coroner's Office.
NASCAR short-track star Sam Ard dies at 78
Sam Ard, a two-time champion of NASCAR's second-tier series, died Sunday. He was 78.
Well known Gainesville social figure passes away
Winifred Natalie Forbes Boomershine died while surrounded by family members on Saturday, March 25th, roughly a month before her 88th birthday.
Gainesville Pearl Harbor veteran dies
Henry Thomas "Jeep" Woodliff of Gainesville, a 101-year-old survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor, will be buried in a graveside service Monday at 1:00 at Alta Vista Cemetery.
Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash
Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida.
Daytona 500 winner, GRHOF member Pete Hamilton passes away
Pete Hamilton, the 1970 Daytona 500 winner and a member of the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, passed away on Wednesday.