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Local Obits for Sat. Mar 18th, 2017

Forsyth

Glenda Eileen Stone, 88, Cumming
Glenda Eileen Stone, 88 of Cumming GA passed away on Saturday March 18, 2017. Services will be held in Paducah, KY at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdona ...

Hall

Lamar Benjamin Bagwell, 87, Oakwood
Mr. Lamar Benjamin Bagwell, 87, of Oakwood, GA, passed away Saturday, March 18, 2017, at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville surrounded by his family. Funeral Se ...
William Owen Culpepper, 68, Clermont
William “Bill” Owen Culpepper, age 68, died Saturday, March 18 at his home in Clermont, Georgia.  Mr. Culpepper is survived by his wife, Ann, daughter and son-in-l ...
Frank A. Gordon, 79, Gillsville
Frank A. Gordon, age 79 of Gillsville, passed away Saturday, March 18, 2017. Born in Walton County on February 1, 1938, he was a son of the late A. F. Gordon and Drucilla Garris ...
Lois Helen Hulce, 87, Gainesville
Lois Helen Hulce, 87, of Gainesville passed away on Saturday March 18, 2017 following a brief illness.          Funeral Services are incomplete and will ...
Barbara Ann McDonald, 77, Gainesville
Mrs. Barbara Ann McDonald, age 77, of Gainesville passed away Friday, March 17, 2017 at her residence, surrounded by her family.   Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Mo ...

Jackson

William Robert Weaver, 87, Dahlonega
Chief Warrant Officer 4 (U.S. Army, Retired) William Robert Weaver, age 87, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Saturday, March 18, 2017. William served 32 ½ years in the Uni ...
Ray Pendley, 85, Talmo
Ray Pendley , 85 , of Talmo, Ga. passed away Saturday March 18,2017. Funeral 11:00 am Tuesday Wards Funeral Home Chapel. Wards Funeral Home 758 Main Street Gainesville in charge ...

Lumpkin

Reba Hunsinger, 85, Dahlonega
Mrs. Reba Hunsinger, age 85, of  Dahlonega, GA, passed away Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Seasons Hospice in Cumming, GA. Reba was born in Oconee County, SC June 25, 1931. Sh ...

Other

John R. Hennings, 73, Alpharetta
John R. Hennings, age 73, of Alpharetta GA, passed away Saturday, March 18, 2017, after a 5 month battle with several illnesses.  John was born in Tarrytown, NY, to John M. He ...

Stephens

Susie Zeches, 53, Toccoa
Susie Zeches, wife to her beloved husband, Jon, mom to her treasured boys, Clayton and Jonathan, and caring nurse of many, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Mar ...
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