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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Dec 30th, 2015

Gwinnett

Gladys Tanner Epps, 76, Buford
 Ms. Gladys Tanner Epps, age 76 of Buford, passed away on Tuesday, December 29, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.    &n ...

Hall

Pauline S. Clark, 90, Gainesville
Pauline S. Clark, 90, of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday, December 30, 2015 following a sudden illness.   Born on February 16, 1925 she was a lifetime resident of Hall ...
Clarence Riker Dreier, Jr., 79, Gainesville
Mr. Clarence Riker Dreier,Jr. 79 of Gainesville died Wednesday December 30, 2015 at Lanier Village Estates. Born in Grand Island, Nebraska, Mr. Dreier was the son of the la ...
Alfa Sue Wehunt Peck, 79, Murrayville
Alfa Sue Wehunt Peck age 79 of Murrayville, Ga passed away on December 30, 2015. Sue loved spending time with her family and loved watching Wheel of Fortune.   Sue is preced ...
Dean Fletcher Smith, 86, Gainesville
Mr. Dean Fletcher Smith, age 86, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2015.             Funeral services are scheduled for 2 ...

Jackson

Michael Johnson Davis, 59, Jefferson
Michael Johnson Davis, age 59 of Jefferson, GA passed away Wednesday December 30, 2015.   Mr. Davis was the son of the late Pete and Farrah L. Owensby Davis.   He is ...
Helena K. Melnick, 65, Hoschton
Helena K. Melnick, age 65, of Hoschton passed away Wednesday, December 23, 2015.  Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966. ...

Lumpkin

Winfred Wesley Hamilton, 57, Dahlonega
Winfred Wesley Hamilton age 57 of Dahlonega passed away on December 28, 2015.   Mr. Hamilton loved playing softball, horseshoes and shooting pool.   He is survived by ...

Stephens

James Richard Dunson, 82, Baldwin
Mr. James Richard Dunson, age 82 of 1050 Homer Road, Baldwin, Georgia passed away Wednesday, December 30, 2015 at St. Mary’s Hospice House, Watkinsville, Georgia.   ...

White

James Virgil Moss, 71, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr James Virgil Moss, age 71 of Cleveland formerly of Clarkesville. Mr. Moss passed away Wednesday, December 30, 2015. ...
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