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Local Obits for Mon. Jul 11th, 2016

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Lloyd James Ash, 84, Gilsville
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Thursday July 14, 2016 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Lloyd James Ash, age 84 of Gillsville. The Rev. Scott Wilson and Rev. Anth ...
Shawn F. Benjamin, 42, Gainesville
In Loving Memory of Shawn F. Benjamin November 27, 1973 – July 1, 2016 Shawn, 43, passed away July 1, 2016 in Brooklyn, New York. Funeral Services will be 4:00 p.m., ...
Judy Cantrell, 55, Gainesville
Judy Cantrell age 55 of Gainesville, GA passed away on July 11, 2016. Funeral services will be scheduled at a later date. Professional Services Entrusted to Wimberly & Ja ...
Sherry Galeza, 55, Braselton
Mrs. Sherry Galeza, age 55, of Braselton passed away Monday, July 11, 2016 at her residence with family.   A Family Celebration will be held at a later date.   ...
Sarah S. Hussey, 75, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Sarah S. Hussey, age 75, of Flowery Branch passed away Monday, July 11, 2016 in her home with family.   The family will receive friends 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Frid ...
M. Ben Mundy, 89, Oakwood
Ben Mundy of Oakwood, passed away at the age of 89 Monday July 11, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  Ben was born on February 23, 1927 to EC Mundy and Shellie Propes ...
John Allen Roper, 92, Oakwood
           Mr. John Allen Roper, age 92 of Oakwood, passed away on Monday, July 11, 2016 at his residence following an extended ...

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Robert L. Fenton, 77, Clayton
?Robert L. Fenton, 77, of Clayton, died Monday July 11, 2016.  Little & Davenport Funeral Home & Crematory, Gainesville.

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Mrs. Patricia Ann Adams Smith, age 68 of 84 Shawnee Drive, Martin, Georgia passed away Monday, July 11, 2016 at her residence. A daughter of the late Thomas L. and Mary Parker 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