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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. May 7th, 2015

Forsyth

Mitchell Lee Easter of Cumming, GA, passed into his next adventure on May 7, 2015. Mitchell was born and reared on a dairy farm in Amelia County, Virginia, son of Howard & F ...
Arthur Max Singleton of Cumming, GA beloved husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, and brother, completed his earthly journey on May 7, 2015.  He is preceded in deat ...

Habersham

  Celebration of Life services for Dorothy “Dottie” Willis Simmons; age 78, of Cornelia, will be held Saturday, May 16, 2015, at 11:00 AM, from the Cornelia Uni ...

Hall

Gail Moseley Upchurch, Gainesville
Gail Moseley Upchurch of Gainesville, GA and Sebring, FL passed away on May 7th in Gainesville. The daughter of the late W. H. Moseley and Irene Chafin Moseley of Henry County, she ...
Doris Ann Moore Anderson, 84, Gainesville
Doris Ann Moore Anderson, age 84 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, May 7, 2015 at New Horizons Limestone Nursing Home following a brief illness.  Memorial services ...
James Wesley Bruce, 50, Gainesville
                James Wesley Bruce, 50, of Gainesville passed away on Thursday, May 7, 2015 at his res ...
Robert Eugene Harris, 77, Gainesville
Funeral services will be held 1:00 pm Tuesday May 12, 2015 at Poplar Springs Baptist Church for Robert E. Harris, 77, of Gainesville. The Rev. Darryl Womack, Rev. David M ...
Pauline Garrett O’Kelley Williams, age 88 of Gainesville, passed away Thursday, May 7, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.   &n ...

Jackson

Gregory L. Brown, 53, Jefferson
Gregory L. Brown, age 53 of Jefferson, GA died Thursday, May 7, 2015 after an extended illness. Funeral service will be held Monday, May 11, 2015 at 2:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memori ...

Lumpkin

Mr. Newton Charles “Butch” Oki, age 70, of Dahlonega passed away peacefully at his residence on Thursday, May 07, 2015, following an extended illness. A native of&nb ...

Other

Lewis Chester Tench, 76, Athens
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Lewis Chester Tench, age 76, of Athens who passed away on Thursday May 7th, 2015. He is survived by his daughters, Tonya (Stacey ...

Stephens

Mrs. Ida Gertrude Moore Rumsey, age 104 of 45 Rumsey Row, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at Pruitt Health Toccoa.   A daughter of the late Alonzo Lee ...
Robert Lee Terrell, 91, Toccoa
Mr. Robert Lee. Terrell, age 91 of Toccoa passed away Thursday, May 7, 2015 at the Clary Center. A son of the late Henry F. and Lillie Howard Terrell, he was born February 26, 1 ...

White

Elva Sims Jackson, 95, Cleveland
Elva Sims Jackson, age 95 of Cleveland, passed  peacefully into the Lord’s hands Thursday, May 7, 2015 at her daughter’s residence. Mrs. Jackson was born May 1, ...
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