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Local Obits for Sat. May 7th, 2016

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Deborah Ann Peppers, 55, Winder
Deborah Ann Peppers, age 55, of Winder, passed away Saturday, May 7, 2016.  Deborah loved spending time with her family and grandchildren.  Survivors include her parents ...

Forsyth

Ronnie Eugene Gilmer, 80, Cumming
Ronnie Eugene Gilmer 80, of Cumming, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, May 7, 2016.  He was born on October 6, 1935 in Moreland, Kentucky to William Henry and Dortha Jane (Mye ...

Gwinnett

Agnes Clifford Bray, 87, Suwanee
Agnes Clifford Bray, age 87 of Suwanee, GA died Saturday, May 7, 2016 following an extended illness. A graveside service will be held Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 1:30 PM at Hamilton ...

Habersham

Raymond Duell Ledford, 91, Demorest
      Raymond Duell “Red” Ledford, age 91, of Demorest, Georgia, went to be with The Lord on Friday, May 6, 2016 following a sudden illness. ...

Hall

Lillie Mae Furr, 89, Alto
 Mrs. Lillie Mae Furr age 89 of Alto passed away on Saturday May 07, 2016 at her residence following an extended illness.         &n ...
Aubrey Dean Helton, 66, Oakwood
            Mr. Aubrey Dean Helton, age 66 of Oakwood, passed away on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Cent ...
Aubrey Dean Helton, 66, Oakwood
            Mr. Aubrey Dean Helton, age 66 of Oakwood, passed away on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Cent ...
Michael Wesley Lewis, 57, Clermont
Michael Wesley Lewis, age 57 of Clermont, passed away Saturday, May 7, 2016.  Mr. Lewis was born February 4, 1959 in Atlanta to Joyce Collard Woroschinski and the late Char ...
Teresa Wynette Echols Maney, 46, Murrayville
  Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Teresa Wynette Echols Maney, age 46 of Murrayville. Teresa passed away Saturday, May 7, 2016. Funeral services ...
Tommy Dale McCue, 73, Gainesville
  Mr. Tommy Dale McCue age 73 of Gainesville passed away on Saturday May 07, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a Massive Stroke.     &n ...

Jackson

Jenny Womack Brooks, 43, Hoschton
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Jenny Womack Brooks, age 43 of Hoschton, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, May 7, 2016.  Mrs. Brooks was born in Commerce, ...

Lumpkin

Mary Lucille Abercrombie, 88, Dahlonega
Funeral Services will be held on Monday May 9, 2016 for Mary Lucille Abercrombie 88 of Dahlonega, at 3:00 PM in the Chapel of Little & Davenport Funeral Home. Pa ...

Other

Matthew David Cunningham age 39 of Comer passed away May 7, 2016.   Mr. Cunningham was born March 4, 1977 in Wilkes County to Glenda Barnett Cunningham and the late, All ...
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