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Local Obits for Wed. Mar 29th, 2017

Banks

Barbara Ann Flannigan, 61, Maysville
Services for Barbara Ann Flannigan age 61 of Maysville, Ga. Died March 29, 2017.  Funeral Services will be held Saturday  April 1, 2017 at 2:00  p.m.  In Strick ...

Forsyth

Randy Hall, 53, Cumming
Randy Hall, age 53, of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017. He was a truck driver with Thomas Concrete and former employee of Downey Trees and J. B. Hunt Trucking Compan ...
Mary (Jean) Kirby, 69, Cumming
Mary (Jean) Kirby, 69, of Cumming passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017.  Jean loved reading books, watching movies, playing games, and listening to music.. Survivors inclu ...

Gwinnett

Montie Brogdon Thompson, age 92 of Buford, Georgia, died Wednesday, March 29, 2017.  Funeral service will be held Friday, March 31, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Hamilton Mill Memorial ...

Habersham

Shirley Ann Banks, 60, Clarkesville
Shirley Ann Banks, age 60 of Clarkesville, passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born on April 21, 1956, she was a daughter of Homer and ...
Pat Hunnicutt Parker, 66, Cornelia
Pat Hunnicutt Parker, age 66, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Mrs. Parker was born on July 23, 1950, in Macon County, North Carolina; a daughter ...
Martha Jean Crowe Thomley, 81, Clarkesville
The Funeral Mass for Martha Jean Crowe Thomley, 81, is scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday, April 7, at St. Mark Catholic Church, Clarkesville, with Father Jose Luis  Hernande ...
Linda Faye Sims Poole, 69, Demorest
Funeral services for Linda Faye Sims Poole, affectionately known by her family and friends simply as "Nena", age 69, of Demorest will be held on Friday, March 31, 2017 at ...

Hall

Franklin Royce Griffin Jr., 89, Gillsville
Funeral services are scheduled for 3:30 p.m. Saturday April 1, 2017 at Dunagans Chapel United Methodist Church for Franklin Royce Griffin Jr., age 89 of Gillsville. Mary Lee Grif ...
Larry Eugene Wehunt, 78, Flowery Branch
Mr. Larry Eugene Wehunt, 78 of Flowery Branch, Ga. died Wednesday March 29, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday April ...

Jackson

  Betty Jane “BJ” Parr Gorham, a native of Athens, GA. died March 29 at Brookside Commerce, with family at her side. The youngest daughter of the late Henry Lew ...
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