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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Oct 4th, 2017

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Colleen Carey, 61, Cumming
Colleen Carey, 61 of Cumming, GA passed away on Wednesday October 4, 2017. She was born on October 8, 1955 in Queens, NY the daughter of Carl and Regina Harrigan Digangi who hav ...

Hall

Justin Wayne Bales, 63, Gainesville
Justin Wayne Bales, age 63 of Gainesville, passed away Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.   Mr. Bales was born July 17, 1954 in Gainesville, G ...
Margie Louise Black, 82, Murrayville
Mrs. Margie Louise Black age 82 of Murrayville passed away on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at North East Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services are ...
William Perino Cochran, 96, Gainesville
A memorial service will be held at Little Davenport Chapel on Saturday October 7th at 2:00 PM for William “Perino” Cochran, 96, of Gainesville.    The Re ...
Lewis Kater Gaines, Gainesville
Lewis Kater Gaines passed away peacefully Wednesday evening, in the company of his wife Merle Pinson Gaines of Gainesville, of whom he was married to for 68 years. Lewis was preced ...
Crystal Nicole Little, 44, Gainesville
Mrs. Crystal Nicole Little, 44, of Gainesville passed away Wednesday, October 4, 2017 due to an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October ...

Jackson

Robert Henry Cantrell, 80, Commerce
  Robert Henry Cantrell, age 80 of Commerce, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at his residence. Mr. Cantrell was born on May 10, 1937 in Cleveland, Geo ...

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Donald Lavern Horne, age 60 of Hull, GA passed away Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017 at his residence.   Born in Athens, GA on February 24, 1957 he was the son of Onida Beard Hor ...

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Barbara Louise Foote Carnes Bingham, age 91, of Clayton, GA, went to be with her Lord and Savior on October 4, 2017 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Barbara was a lo ...

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Vivian Anderson Castleberry, 95, Sautee Nacoochee
Vivian Anderson Castleberry, age 95 of Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia passed away on October 4, 2017. Arrangements are pending. A full obituary will be posted at a later time. Alexand ...
Former JHS principal Nelwyn Turk dies
Longtime Hall County educator Nelwyn Turk has died at the age of 84.
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