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Local Obits for Thu. Sep 29th, 2016

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Clifford Neal Puckett, 60, Winder
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Clifford Neal Puckett, age 60, of Winder, who passed away on Thursday, September 29, 2016. Mr. Puckett was born in Duluth, Georgia, a ...

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Gregory Warkoski, 59, Cumming
 Gregory Warkoski, 59, formerly of Bristol CT, died Thursday, September 29, 2016, at his home in Cumming, GA. Gregory was born in Bristol on August 26, 1957 and w ...

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Guadalupe Castillo, 67, Cornelia
Funeral Mass for Guadalupe Castillo, age 67 of Cornelia will be held on Friday, September 30, 2016 at 11:00 AM from the St. Mark Catholic Church with Fr. José Luis Hern&aacu ...

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Donald Samuel Burrell, 85, Gainesville
Donald Samuel Burrell, age 85, passed away on September 29, 2016 in Gainesville, Georgia. A graveside service will be held on Saturday October 8, 2016 at the Coatsbury Presbyterian ...
Hilda Schwab, 90, Gainesville
Hilda Schwab, age 90, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, September 29, 2016.  Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654- ...

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Franklin Dee Haley, 62, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Franklin Dee Haley, age 62, of Jefferson, GA, who passed away on Thursday, September 29, 2016. Mr. Haley was born in Flint, Michigan, ...
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