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Local Obits for Sat. Mar 21st, 2015

Dawson

Horace Gene Bennett, 55, Dawsonville
Horace Gene Bennett, age 55, of Dawsonville, passed away on Saturday, March 21, 2015. Horace was a gentle giant, a simple content country man with a heart of gold that never met a ...
William 'Todd' Hulsey, 44, Dawsonville
William "Todd" Hulsey, 44, of Dawsonville passed away Saturday March 21, 2015 at his residence following a sudden illness.Born February 12, 1971 in Columbia, SC, he lived ...

Forsyth

Doris Wheeler Corn, 90, Cumming
Doris Wheeler Corn, age 90, a native and lifelong resident of Forsyth County, passed away on Saturday, March 21, 2015. She was a member of Coal Mountain Baptist Church and graduat ...

Habersham

Ruby Brock Burrell, 84, Cornelia
Ruby Brock Burrell, age 84, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Saturday, March 21, 2015.Mrs. Burrell was born on June 11, 1930 in Habersham County, Georgia to the late John B. and ...

Hall

Ricky Lee Martin, 62, Gainesville
Mr. Ricky Lee Martin, 62 of Gainesville died Saturday March 21, 2015 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced later.Little & ...

Jackson

Lamar P. Thaxton, 86, Nicholson
Mr. Lamar P. Thaxton, age 86, of Nicholson died Saturday, March 21, 2015 at Northridge Health and Rehab Center. Mr. Thaxton was born in Oglethorpe County to the late, Garland and ...
Mary C. Dean, 94, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home of Commerce announces services for Mary C. Dean 94 of Commerce who passed away Saturday March 21, 2015. Survivors include two son James Vernon Manders and Billy ...
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.