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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Oct 5th, 2016

Dawson

Christa B Bowers, 90, Dawsonville
Christa Bowers, 90, of Dawsonville, GA passed away Wednesday October 5, 2016 at Tanglewood Assisted Living following a period of declining health. Born December 13, 1925 in Germ ...

Forsyth

Laura M. Perry, 87, Cumming
Laura M. Perry, age 87, of Cumming passed away Wednesday, October 5, 2016.  Laura was born to a family of 8 in Nashville, TN to the late Alex and Mary Alexander Meadows, she w ...

Gwinnett

Jeanette Pines, 71, Lawrenceville
Jeanette Pines, age 71 of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away on October 5, 2016. Mrs. Pines was born on February 11, 1945, in Atlanta, GA, to the late Patrick Ennis and Lessie Satte ...

Habersham

James Monroe Warren, 88, Cornelia
James Monroe Warren, age 88, of Cornelia, Georgia went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, October 5, 2016, following an extended illness. Mr. Warren was born on November 21, 1927 ...

Hall

Mrs. Dellie Mae “Hewell” Guyton age 77 of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday October 05, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.   ...
Mrs. Barbara Ann Garrison Cable, age 80 of Lula, passed away on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at Hill Haven Nursing Home following an extended illness. Funeral services are schedul ...
Geraldine Rachel Hull, 56, Flowery Branch
     Ms. Geraldine Rachel Hull age 56 of Flowery Branch passed away on Wednesday October 05, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.    &nbs ...
Sam Williams, 78, Gillsville
Sam Williams, 78 of Gillsville GA, passed away October 5, 2016. His love was spending time with his family at home and in the mountains.   He was an avid golfer a ...

Jackson

Peggy Rice Autry, 76, Nicholson
Mrs. Peggy Rice Autry, age 76, of Nicholson, GA passed away after an extended illness on October 5, 2016.  She was born December 7, 1939, the daughter of the late Will and Ess ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Ruby Dean “Deanie” Dotson, age 72, of Jefferson, who passed away on Wednesday, October 5, 2016. Mrs. Dotson was born in A ...
Martha Ann Evans Tanner, 81, Commerce
Martha Ann Evans Tanner, age 81, went to be with her Lord and Savior on early Wednesday morning, October 5, 2016. She passed away at her home in Commerce, GA. Mrs. Tanner was the d ...
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