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Local Obits for Thu. Nov 12th, 2015

Gwinnett

Beverly Ruth Moon, 74, Buford
Beverly Ruth Moon, age 74 of Buford, GA died Thursday, November 12, 2015 following an extended illness. A private family service will be held later. Mrs. Moon is survived by her hu ...

Hall

Wilson Lewis, 68, Gainesville
 Wilson Lewis age 58 passed away on November 12, 2015. Funeral services will be held Saturday November 21, 2015 at Set Free Ministries at 12pm. Professional services entrusted ...
Helen “Granny” Light, 88, of Oakwood went home to be with our Lord on November 12, 2015 following a sudden illness.   She was born and raised in Hall County, ...
Edna Wilson, 94, Gainesville
Mrs.Edna Wilson, 94 of Gainesville died Thursday November 12, 2015 at her residence.   Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced later.   Little & ...
Edna Grizzle Wilson, 94, Gainesville
Edna Grizzle Wilson, 94, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Thursday, November 12, 2015.   Born on January 10, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Cora Thom ...

Lumpkin

Valentine (Vallie) Dobbs, 89, Dahlonega
Ms. Valentine (Vallie) Dobbs, age 89, of Dahlonega, passed away on Thursday, November 12, 2015, at the Oaks at Hampton Assisted Living, Cumming, following a period of declining hea ...
Louise Grindle, 94, Dahlonega
  Mrs. Louise Grindle, age 94, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Thursday, November 12, 2015 at Sonshine Manor Personal Care Home in Dahlonega, GA.   Louise was a nat ...
Johnny Ray Ledford Sr., 61, Dahlonega
Johnny Ray Ledford Sr., age 61, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Thursday, November 12, 2015 at his residence.   Johnny lived in Dahlonega for the past 50 years. He worked i ...

White

Johnny Ernest Parks, 43, Helen
Johnny Ernest Parks, age 43, of Helen, GA, passed away Thursday, November 12, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA following a sudden illness.   J ...
Phillip Eugene Turner, 76, Cleveland
Phillip Eugene Turner, age 76 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, November 12, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  Mr. Turner was born August 30, 1939 in Gainesville ...
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