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Local Obits for Wed. Jun 29th, 2016

Forsyth

Xenophon Hatzispiros, 69, Cumming
Xenophon Hatzispiros, age 69, of Cumming, GA, passed away on June 29, 2016. Funeral Services for will be held on Tuesday, July 5, 2016, at 11:00 am at Saints Raphael, Nicholas a ...
Margie Nell Tinsley, 61, Cumming
Margie Nell Tinsley, age 61, of Cumming passed away Wednesday, June 29, 2016. A native of Forsyth County, Margie was a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church where she was Past Treas ...

Gwinnett

Brenda “Gayle” Hubbard Reid, 71, of Lilburn passed away Wednesday June 29, 2016 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following a period of declining health. Born January 8, ...

Hall

William Aubrey "Buck" Bone, 90, Gainesville
Mr. William Aubrey "Buck" Bone, age 90 of Gainesville, passed away on June 29, 2016. Funeral services will be announced by Memorial Park North Riverside Drive.
Edward Berkeley Gardner, 99, Gainesville
 Mr.  Edward Berkeley Gardner, 99, of Dogwood Lane, Orange died on Wednesday, June 29, 2016, at the Culpeper Regional Hospital.  Born March 31, 1917 in Winston Virgi ...
Joseph Wayne Peterson, 60, Gainesville
Mr. Joseph Wayne Peterson, age 60, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Wednesday, June 29, 2016 following a brief illness. He spent most of his life in Gainesville, GA, but loved to tr ...

Lumpkin

Barbara W. Ashe, 77, Dahlonega
Barbara W. Ashe, age 77, a life-long resident of Dahlonega, GA passed away on June 29, 2016. Barbara was the daughter of the late William V. “Bud” and Ollie Cochran ...

Other

Luella May Bailey, 84, Norcross
Luella May Bailey, 84, of Norcross, GA passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 29, 2016.  She was a member of Harmony Grove First United Methodist Church, Lilburn, GA.  ...
James Herman Hughes, 83, Alpharetta
James Herman Hughes, age 83, of Alpharetta passed away Wednesday, June 29, 2016.  Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Marie Padgett Hughes of Alpharetta; a son, James & ...
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