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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Feb 22nd, 2016

Forsyth

Dorothy (Dotty) Lee Varano 81, of Cumming, GA passed away peacefully at home on Monday February 22nd, 2016 after a short illness. She leaves her daughters Catherine Conklin Gros ...

Gwinnett

Lorna Patricia Mattis Marsh, age 63 of Dacula, GA died Monday, February 15, 2016 after a sudden illness. Funeral service will be held Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 10:00 AM at Chr ...

Habersham

Thomas Keith Morey, 66, Clarkesville
Thomas Keith Morey, age 66, of Clarkesville, GA, passed away Sunday, February 21, 2016.   Tom was born in Lansing, MI, March 24, 1949. He had lived in Clarkesville since ...

Hall

Thomas Earl Aldridge, 75, Gainesville
? Thomas Earl Aldridge passed away Monday, February 22, 2016, in Gainesville, Georgia, at the age of 76.   Tom was born on September 27, 1939, in Charlotte, North Car ...
Haskell Lee Cantrell, 80, Gainesville
Haskell Lee Cantrell, 80, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Wednesday, February 24, 2016.   A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mr. Cantrell was born on October 10, 193 ...
Jimmy Cripps, 66, Gainesville
Mr. Jimmy Cripps, age 66, of Gainesville passed away Monday, February 22, 2016.   Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, March 1, 2016 in the Chapel of Memorial Pa ...
Martha Davis, 85, Gainesville
On Monday, February 22, 2016, Martha Davis went home to be with her Lord Jesus. Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, February 25, 2016 at 11:00am in the Chapel of Memori ...
Joyce E. Dillon, 84, Gainesville
Mrs. Joyce E. Dillon, age 84, of Gainesville passed away Monday, February 22, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, following a brief illness.   Funeral Mass will be ...
Kristen Marie Fox, Gainesville
Kristen Marie Fox died on February 22 at her home in Gainesville, Ga. She attended schools in Durham, New Hampshire, graduated from the University of Vermont school of Dental Hy ...
Lula Belle Morris, 84, Gainesville
  Ms. Lula Belle Morris, age 84, of Gainesville, GA died Monday, February 22, 2016 at Morningside Assisted Living.  Ms. Morris was born in Maysville to the late Willia ...
Melissa Byrnes Sosebee, 64, of Lula passed away Friday, February 2, 2016 at her residence.               &n ...
Edna Stella Parks Wehunt, 82, Gainesville
            Mrs. Edna Stella Parks Wehunt, age 82 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, February 22, 2016 at her residence f ...

Other

Robert “Bob” Allan Parker, 72, Murfreesboro
Robert “Bob” Allan Parker died unexpectedly on February 13, 2016, at Tri-Star Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee after a brief illness. He was 72. Bor ...

White

Flair Edward Lee, Sr., 46, Cleveland
Flair Edward Lee, Sr., age 46 of Cleveland, passed away on Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at his residence. Mr. Lee was born on September 26, 1969, in New Orleans, Louisiana, to Tho ...
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