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Local Obits for Thu. Jun 16th, 2016

Dawson

Johnny Wayne Anderson, 40, Dawsonville
Johnny Wayne Anderson, 40, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday June 16, 2016 at his residence following a sudden illness. Born August 28, 1975 to the late Billy and Rose Anderso ...
Jerry Lawton Goode, 71, Dawsonville
Jerry Lawton Goode, 71, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday June 16, 2016 at his residence following a sudden illness. The family is planning memorial services at a later date. ...

Forsyth

Marjorie Ryan Davis of Cumming, GA died on June 16, 2016.  Born in Miami, FL she was the daughter of the late Mansfield and Marjorie Ryan.  Her husband, Jefferson Hicks D ...
  John Brian Evanson Reardon, age 78, of Cumming, passed away on Thursday, June 16, 2016, at Pruitt – Health Lanier. Brian was born in Bebington, England, on March 4, ...

Habersham

Mannan Thomason, 75, Alto
age 75, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, June 16, 2016.  Mr. Thomason was born on October 3, 1940 in Habersham County, Georgia. He was a member of Good News Bapti ...

Hall

Gladys Gilleland Smith, 82, Gainesville
 Mrs. Gladys Gilleland Smith age 82 of Gainesville passed away on Thursday June 16, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral service ...
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