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Local Obits for Mon. Apr 4th, 2016

Forsyth

Lewis Allen Day, 60, Cumming
Lewis Allen Day, age 60, of Cumming, Georgia, passed away on Monday, April 4, 2016. Mr. Day was born on February 9, 1956 to the late Ralph and Mattie Lee Day. Survivors include ...
Cathy passed away peacefully at our home in Cumming on April 4, 2016. She was proceeded in death by: her parents Ruth Couch and Willie Anderson, and brother & sister-n-law Bi ...

Gwinnett

Jerry Clarence Davis, 65, Sugar Hill
Jerry Clarence Davis, 65, of Sugar Hill, GA died at his home on April 4, 2016.  Born in Chattanooga, TN he was the son of the late Clarence A. Davis and Vera Davis Frazier of ...

Habersham

Naomi Ruth Herrin Mitchell, age 85 of Cornelia, passed away on Monday, April 04, 2016 following an extended illness.   Born in Cornelia, Georgia on November 02, 1931, sh ...
William Eldon Marolf age 80, Alto, Georgia, passed away on Monday, April  4, 2016. Mr. Marolf was born September 8, 1935 in Clio, Iowa, to the late Lionel and Zelpha Vinzan ...
Forrest Clifford “Bud” Rossey, Jr., age 85, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Monday, April 4, 2016 at the residence following an extended illness. Mr. Rossey ...
Howard Cleo Taylor, 98, Turnerville
Funeral services for Howard Cleo Taylor, age 98 of Tallulah Falls will be held on Saturday, April 9, 2016 at 12:00 PMfrom the Hillside Memorial Chapel with Dr. Kenneth Franklin off ...

Hall

Marlowe Davis Collins, 84, Oakwood
            Mrs. Marlowe Davis Collins, age 84 of Oakwood, passed away on Monday, April 4, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical ...
William T. Gilstrap, 86, Gainesville formerly of Cumming
William T. Gilstrap, 86, of Gainesville, GA (and formerly of Cumming) died on April 4, 2016.  Born in Atlanta, GA he was the son of the late Rev. Thomas W. Gilstrap and Flonni ...
Stephen Andrew Parker, 30, Gainesville
Mr. Stephen Andrew Parker, age 30, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, April 2, 2016.   Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, April 7, 2016 in the Chapel of Mem ...

Jackson

Matilda Pearl Housch Benton, of the home, passed away Monday, April 4, 2016. She was 91. Born in Chickamauga, GA on June 27, 1924, Mrs. Benton was the daughter of the late Walter M ...

Lumpkin

Jane Goldstein Cashell, 75, Dahlonega
  Jane Goldstein Cashell, age 75, of Dahlonega, GA passed away April 4, 2016. Jane is preceded in death by her parents, Max and Laura Goldstein and brother Steven Goldst ...

Other

Judy Hazeline Williams, age 76, of Athens passed away Sunday, April 3, 2016.  Judy liked arts and crafts.  She is survived by her daughters Julie Lawrence and husband Gre ...

White

Harold "Buddy" Burdett, 57, Cleveland
   Harold "Buddy" Burdett, age 57, of Cleveland, GA passed away Monday, April 4, 2016. He was a retired auto mechanic and a loving person, as well as an a ...
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