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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Oct 7th, 2017

Habersham

Nora Mae Barrett, 91, Clarkesville
Nora Mae Burch Barrett, of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Saturday, October 7, 2017 following an extended illness. Mrs. Barrett was born on August 8, 1920 in Hiawassee, Ge ...
Carol Ann Brown, 54, Clarkesville
Carol Ann Brown, age 54 of Clarkesville, passed away on Saturday, October 7, 2017. Born in Commerce, Georgia on May 9, 1963, but raised in New Holland, she was the daughter of t ...
James “Fly Rod” Goselin, 46, Clarkesville
   Mr. James “Fly Rod” Goselin age 46 of Commerce, Ga passed away on Saturday October 07, 2017 in Clarkesville, Georgia.      &nbs ...
Audrey Holbrook Hulsey, 87, Mt. Airy
Audrey Holbrook Hulsey, age 87 of Mt. Airy, passed away Saturday, October 7, 2017. Born on January 15, 1930 in Turnerville, Georgia, she was a daughter of the late Clarence and ...
Bobby Joe Smelcer, 83, Cornelia
Bobby Joe Smelcer, age 83, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Saturday October 7, 2017 following an extended illness. Mr. Smelcer was born on November 17, 1933 in Habersham Co ...
Joe Smelcer, 83, Cornelia
Joe Smelcer, age 83, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Saturday October 7, 2017.   Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Whitfield Funeral Home & Cr ...

Hall

Judith Free “Judy” Ferguson, 76, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Judith Free “Judy” Ferguson, age 76, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Saturday, October 7, 2017. She is survived by her husband of fifty-six years, Dr. Jim ...
The Huu Vo, 76, Gainesville
Mr. The Huu Vo, 76, of Gainesville passed away on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. The family will receive friends at ...

Other

Nancy Blissitt West, 78, Loganville
Nancy Blissitt West, age 78, of Loganville passed away Saturday, October 7, 2017.  A memorial service will be held 7:00 pm Thursday, October 12, 2017 at Lawson Funeral Ho ...

White

Hans-Joachim Schacht, beloved husband, father and grandfather, passed away on October 7, 2017 after having survived four battles with cancer. He was born in Germany on February 14, ...
Josephine Sutton, 83, Cleveland
Josephine Sutton, age 83 of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, October 7, 2017 at her residence. Josephine was born April 15, 1934 in Cleveland to the late Fletcher and Dorothy Ab ...
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