Local Obits for Mon. Feb 20th, 2017
Dorothy Mae “Dot” Goode, 82, of Dawsonville passed away Monday February 20, 2017 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following a period of declining health.
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Nellie Bell Cranford Evans, age 89, of Cumming, GA, passed away after an extended illness on Monday, February 20, 2017, at Chestnut Ridge Nursing Facility.
Funeral services for Louise Sutton Bryant, age 94 of Clarkesville will be held on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 11:00 AM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Tommy Stowe ...
Benny Ray Adams, age 64 of Clermont, passed away on February 20, 2017 at his residence. Benny was born on March 21, 1952 in Gainesville to the late Ranzie Earl Adams and Naom ...
Mrs. Nancy Pitka Jones age 91 of Gainesville passed away on Monday February 20, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. &nb ...
Albert (Al) Francis King, age 79 of Clermont, Georgia, passed away peacefully on February 20, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.
Sylvia Janine (Buffington) Poole, age 82 of Gainesville, passed away on February 20, 2017.
Sylvia was born on November 29, 1934 to the late Harvey and Wilma (Jones) Buffin ...
Mrs. Bertha L. Williams, age 84, of Flowery Branch died Monday, February 20, 2017.
Mrs. Williams was born on March 29, 1932 to the late Dock and Inda Mae McElreath Ledfor ...
Kathy Jean Pruitt, age 63, of Dahlonega, GA passed away suddenly on Monday, February 20, 2017.
"A country gal with a gypsy spirit", that's how Kathy described hers ...
Sheri Lynn Nicolacopulos, 51 of Ball Ground, GA passed away on Monday, February 20, 2017.
There are no services planned at this time.
Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdo ...
Mr. Robert Marion Whitmire, age 76 of Watkinsville, Georgia passed away Monday, February 20, 2017 at Silver Leaf in Athens, Georgia.
A son of the late Yoda J. and Pearl Davis Wh ...
Mrs. Eloise Mae Smith, age 66, of Toccoa, GA died Monday, February 20, 2017 at her residence. Mrs. Smith was born in Baldwin to the late Claude and Reba Knight Bennett.& ...
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