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Local Obits for Thu. Jan 12th, 2017

Forsyth

Alta Catherine Bagwell, 92, Cumming
Alta Catherine Bagwell, age 92, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Thursday, January 12, 2017. Mrs. Bagwell was born on November 1, 1924, to the late D.N. and Cecil Holbrook. Catherine ...

Habersham

Edward Blackshear Brown Jr., 71, Turnerville
Celebration of Life services for Edward Blackshear Brown Jr., 71, of Turnerville, will be held 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 20 at Clarkesville First United Methodist Church, Clarkesville, w ...

Hall

Gerald Wayne Caston, Sr., 77, Gainesville
Gerald Wayne Caston, Sr. was called home on January 12, 2017.  He was preceded in death by his parents Mauline Hood Caston and Eben Bryant Caston, his siblings Eben Bryan ...

Jackson

Daniel Buford Meeks, Jr., 33, Bethlehem
Daniel Buford Meeks, Jr., age 33, of Bethlehem passed away Tuesday, January 10, 2017.  Daniel served in the United States Army.  He loved music, writing and his family.&n ...
Charles David Pearson, 72, Athens
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Charles David Pearson, Sr., age 68 of Athens, Georgia (South Jackson Community), who entered into rest Thursday, January 12, 2017 ...

Other

Stella Wilson Hardman, 89, Matthews, NC
Stella Wilson Hardman passed away on January 12, 2017 in Matthews, North Carolina, after residing at Weddington Park Assisted Living in Matthews, North Carolina.  She was b ...

Stephens

James Edwin Madison, 87, Toccoa
Mr. James Edwin Madison, age 87, of 51 Smith Road, Toccoa passed away Thursday January 12, 2017 at his residence. A son of the late William and Edna Jacquay Madison, he was ...

White

Maurice Montgomery, 79, Cleveland
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm Saturday, January 14, 2017 in the chapel of Little & Davenport Funeral Home for Mr. Maurice Montgomery 79 of Cleveland, Ga. Mr. Mont ...
Gainesville civic leader, philanthropist dies
A Gainesville civic leader and philanthropist, Mary Cleveland, will be remembered at funeral Sunday at First Baptist Church of Gainesville.
Tom Petty, down-to-Earth rock superstar, dies at 66
Rock superstar Tom Petty has died at age 66
NASCAR champion owner, engine maker Robert Yates dies at 74
Robert Yates, a longtime NASCAR owner and engine builder, dies at 74
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.