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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Mar 7th, 2017

Banks

Betty Ann Hartzog, 62, Maysville
Betty Ann Hartzog, age 62 of Maysville, GA passed away Tuesday, March 07, 2017 at her residence.   Born in Thomasville, AL, Mrs. Hartzog was the daughter of Georgie Ann ...

Barrow

Evelyn McDonald, 86, Braselton
Evelyn McDonald, age 86, of Braselton, GA passed away on Tuesday, March 7, 2017. She was a lifetime member of Friendship Baptist Church and enjoyed reading her bible every day.& ...

Forsyth

Milton Samuel Wolinsky, 90, Cumming
Milton Samuel Wolinsky, age 90, passed away on March 7th, 2017 at Northside Hospital – Forsyth in Cumming, GA. He was born on December 1st, 1926 in Newark, NJ to Nathan and L ...

Hall

Martha Stilwell, 98, Gainesville
Martha Stilwell graduated to Heaven on Tuesday March 7, 2017.  Her time on Earth would have been 99 years on April 21st. Her life was filled with love, joy and kindness. A ...
Hubert Lamar Allison, 63, Gainesville
Mr. Hubert Lamar Allison, 63, of Gainesville Georgia passed away on March 7, 2017 following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, March 10, ...
Bernard David Arckivy, 73, Gainesville
Mr. Bernard David Arckivy, 73, of Gainesville, formerly of Connecticut, New Jersey and Florida, passed away on Tuesday March 07, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. &nbs ...
Ruby Jean Barnes Parker, 74, Gainesville
Mrs. Ruby Jean Barnes Parker age 74 of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday March 07, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extend illness.   Funeral servi ...
Roy Eugene Strayhorn, 73, Murrayville
Roy Eugene Strayhorn, age 73, of Murrayville, GA passed away Tuesday, March 7, 2017. He was a retired poultry farmer and an avid fisherman. He loved the Lord and gospel music. ...

Jackson

Mr. Charles Ronnie “Crow” Crawford, age 78, of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at Northridge Medical Center.  Mr. Crawford was born in Nicholson to the la ...
Floy Myrt Cowan, 91, Jefferson
Mrs. Floy Myrt Cowan, age 91, of Jefferson, GA died Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at her residence.  Mrs. Cowan was born in Nicholson to the late James and Emma Standridge Wilson.&nb ...

Lumpkin

Horace Buren “H.B.” Burnette, age 87, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Tuesday, March 7, 2017. H.B. had a love for hunting and fishing. Treating his wife of 68 years ...
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