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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Jan 30th, 2017

Forsyth

Edward Marion Borg, 88, Cumming
Edward Marion Borg, 88 of Cumming, GA passed away on Monday January 30, 2017. He was born on September 11, 1928 in the Bronx, New York City, NY the son of Albert Edward and Elea ...

Habersham

Barbara Wales Hunter Johnson, 85, Clarkesville
Memorial services Barbara Wales Hunter Johnson, age 85 of Clarkesville will be held on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 2:00 PM from the First Presbyterian Church of Clarkesville.&nbs ...
Eleanor McConnell Nix, Clarkesville
Memorial services for Eleanor McConnell Nix of Clarkesville will be held on Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 2:00 PM from the Clarkesville United Methodist Church with Rev. Brian Butl ...

Hall

Dewell L. Allison, 86, Chestnut Mountain
Mr. Dewell L. Allison, age 86, of Chestnut Mountain passed away Monday, January 30, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Braselton, following a brief illness, surrounded by hi ...

Jackson

Billy Darrell Roberts, 79, Braselton
Billy Darrell Roberts, age 79, of Braselton passed away Monday, January 30, 2017.  Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Thursday, February 2, 2017 at New Liberty United Metho ...

Other

Gary S. Lewis, 73, Alpharetta
Gary S. Lewis, age 73, of Alpharetta passed away Monday, January 30, 2017.  Gary was a lifelong resident of the Holbrook Campground community, living his entire life within tw ...

Rabun

Henry Edgar Owens, 91, Satolah
Henry Edgar Owens, age 91, of Satolah, GA, passed away on January 30, 2017 at his home. His loved ones surrounded him as he went to be with the lord. Edgar was a devout Christia ...

White

John Dennis “Denny” Rhoday, age 74 of Helen, passed away on Monday, January 30, 2017. Mr. Rhoday was born in Marion, Indiana the son of John Gerald Rhoday and the la ...
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