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Local Obits for Thu. Mar 30th, 2017

Dawson

Vivian Wynell Coker, 75, Dawsonville
Vivian Wynell Coker, age 75, of Dawsonville, passed away Thursday, March 30, 2017. She was a member of Crossroads Baptist Church. She retired from Dawson County School System after ...

Forsyth

Cinda Jones, 59, Cumming
Cinda Jones 59, of Cumming, Ga passed away on March 30, 2017. Cinda was a paraprofessional and worked for the Forsyth County Board of Education for ten years. She was predece ...

Gwinnett

Douglas Everett Warren, 55, Sugar Hill
Douglas Everett Warren, 55, of Sugar Hill passed away Thursday, March 30, 2017.  He is preceded in death by his parent, Everett William and Essie Grace Higgins Warren. Surv ...
Troy Vernon Adams, 87, Buford
Mr. Troy Vernon Adams, age 87, of Buford, GA, passed away on Thursday, March 30, 2017. Funeral service will be held Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 3:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chape ...

Habersham

Jane Denton Tyler, 64, Turnerville
Jane Denton Tyler, age 64 of Turnerville, passed away on Thursday, March 30, 2017. Born in Clayton, Georgia on August 20, 1952, she was the daughter of the late Ray and Claris R ...

Hall

Manley Hoyt Jones, 94, Gainesville
Manley Hoyt Jones, age 94, passed away Thursday, March 30, 2017.   Hoyt was born in Gainesville on December 26, 1922 to Manley C. and Levicie Jones.  He proudly served ...

Lumpkin

  Mary Belle Boston, age 73, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Thursday, March 30, 2017. She was a dedicated matriarch and strong independent woman who lived for her famil ...
Ronald Mason Benitez, 61, Dahlonega
Ronald Mason Benitez, age 61 of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, March 30, 2017.  Mr. Benitez was born January 30, 1956 in Miami, FL to the late Armando J. and Joyce E. Beni ...

Stephens

Betty Troup Moore, 83, Toccoa
Mrs. Betty Troup Moore, age 83 of Walnut Street, Toccoa, GA, passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA. A daughter of the ...
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