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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Jan 24th, 2017

Forsyth

Gloria Viola Badley, 81, Cumming
  Gloria Viola Badley, 81 passed away on Tuesday, January 24, 2017.  There are no services planned locally.  Services will be held at a later date in Jamaica. ...
Ailion Amos (Mac) McPhail, Jr., age 94, of Cumming passed away Tuesday, January 24, 2017.  Mac was retired from the Florida East Coast Railroad and was a U.S. Army veteran, se ...
Judith Van Horn Pett, 63, Cumming
Judith Van Horn Pett, age 63 of Cumming, passed away on Tuesday, January 24, 2017.  Memorial services will be held Saturday, January 28th at 1:00 pm at Ingram Funeral Home ...
Pat Truitt, 80, Cumming
Pat Truitt, age 80 of Cumming, passed away Tuesday, January 24, 2017. She was a devoted member of County Line Baptist Church and very active in the homeless and Happy Timer's m ...

Gwinnett

John Raymond Berry, 71, Buford
John Raymond Berry, age 71 of Buford, GA died Tuesday, January 24, 2017 following an extended illness. A memorial service will be held Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 7:00 PM at Hami ...
Richard John Wollak, 66, Suwanee
Richard John Wollak, 66 of Suwanee, GA  passed away on Tuesday, January 24, 2017. He was born on March 3, 1950 in Detroit, MI to Walter and Ruth Virginia Larson Wollak who ...

Habersham

Alene Ponder Pence, 93, Clarkesville
Alene Ponder Pence, age 93 of Melbourne, Florida and Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Monday, January 23, 2017. Born in Sidell, Kentucky on December 22, 1923, she was a ...

Hall

Mabel Murphy Hackett, 75, Gainesville
Mrs. Mabel Murphy Hackett (75) of Gainesville, Georgia passed on January 24, 2017. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, January 28, 2017, 11:00am at Young’s Funeral Home ...

Jackson

Guy Morgan Causey, 86, Commerce
Guy Morgan Causey, age 86 of Commerce, GA passed away Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at his residence.   Mr. Causey was the son of the late Edward Lynn Causey and Laura Bruns ...

Stephens

Mr. Ralph “Eddie” Edward Dean, Jr., age 59 of 1833 E. Silver Shoals Road, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at his residence. A son of the late R ...
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.