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Local Obits for Wed. Sep 21st, 2016

Barrow

Reba Bunn, 75, Winder
Mrs. Reba Bunn, age 75, of Winder, Georgia passed away September 21, 2016 at her residence.  A Native and lifelong resident of Barrow County, she was a daughter of the late Bu ...

Gwinnett

Marshall Anderson, 70, Buford
Marshall Anderson, age 70, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, September 21, 2016. He was raised in Thomasville, GA, and spent a number of years in Buford. He retired from Elri ...

Habersham

Ola Mae Demore, 92, Clarkesville
Ola Mae Demore, age 92 of Clarkesville, passed away Wednesday, September 21, 2016. Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00 am, Friday September 23, 2016 at Fairfield Baptist Ch ...

Hall

Jackie Lamar Adams, 62, Murrayville
Jackie Lamar Adams, 62, of Murrayville, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2016 at Emory Hospital. Born October 25, 1953 in Gainsville he was the son of the late David Adams and Mau ...
Nancy Hendricks Copper, 45, Gainesville
Nancy Hendricks Copper, 45, passed away on Wednesday September 21st at home surrounded by her family after a courageous battle with cancer.  She was the beloved wife of Chad C ...
Susie Pearline Odom, 73, Gainesville
 Graveside services are scheduled for Friday September 23, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Thursday September 22, 22 ...

Lumpkin

Gary Junior Head, 59, Dahlonega
Gary Junior Head, age 59, a long-time resident of Dahlonega, GA passed away on September 21, 2016. Gary was an associate member of the US Mountain Ranger Association. He is spec ...
Margaret M. Turpin, 76, Dahlonega
Margaret M. Turpin, age 76, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on September 21, 2016. Margaret was the daughter of the late William and Mary Jackson. She is survived by her husband ...

Towns

Glen Greenwald, 83, Young Harris
Glen Greenwald, age 83, of Young Harris, GA, passed away Wednesday, September 21, 2016. Glen loved golf and was a member of the Atlanta Ski Club. A Veteran of both the Army and ...
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
Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host dies, at 91
Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, died Sunday at 91 in Las Vegas
Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies
Dick Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84.