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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Feb 24th, 2017

Forsyth

Michael Wayne Evans, 57, Cumming
Mr. Michael Wayne Evans, 57, of Cumming, passed away Friday, February 24, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.           A memo ...
Brenda Joyce Hyames, 77, Cumming
Brenda Joyce Hyames, 77, of Cumming, GA passed away on Friday, February 24, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Braselton, GA.  She was an avid Gardener and loved bird w ...
Hazel R. Pruitt, 80, Cumming
Hazel R. Pruitt, age 80, a native of Cumming, GA, a long-time resident of Dawsonville, GA, and current resident of Tignall, GA, passed away on Friday, February 24, 2017, in her hom ...

Habersham

Robin Denise Garrish, 56, Clarkesville
Robin Denise Garrish, age 56 of Clarkesville, passed away Friday, February 24, 2017. Born in Jackson County on December 12, 1960, she was a daughter of the late Franklin Eugene ...

Hall

Mrs. Jimmie Christine Gassaway Davis, 93 wife of T. Richard Davis, passed away peacefully at Northeast Georgia Medical Center on Friday, February 24, 2017. A celebration of life ...
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