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Local Obits for Fri. Apr 21st, 2017

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Lisa Fenn, 54, Cumming
Lisa Fenn, 54, of Cumming passed away Friday, April 21, 2017.  A loving wife, mother, sister, and daughter, she never knew a stranger. Lisa’s gift was loving people and ...
  Kathleen L. Peterson died on April 21, 2017. She was a native of Massachusetts and a graduate of the Hickox School in Boston, Mass. She and her late husband, Donald, live ...

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RJ Norton, 84, Alto
RJ Norton, age 84, of Alto, Georgia passed away on Friday, April 21, 2017. Mr. Norton was born on December 28, 1932 in Hart County, Georgia to the late Ryder and Bell Howel ...

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Edna White Barrett, 93, Murrayville
Funeral services  for, Edna White Barrett age 93 of Murrayville, Ga.  Services will be held at 2:00 pm Sunday April 23, 2017 in Mount Zion Baptist Church #2. Interment wi ...
Walter McCline Holcomb, 88, Gainesville
Mr. Walter McCline Holcomb, 88 of Gainesville, Ga passed away Thursday, March 23, 2017 at his residence. Walter was born in Hall County August 5, 1928.  Walter joined the U ...
Nancy Julia McCarey, 69, Flowery Branch
Nancy Julia McCarey, 69 of Flowery Branch died Friday April 21, 2017 at her residence. Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m.  until  noon  Friday April 25, 2017 ...
Aaron E. Whelchel, Jr., 92, Braselton
Mr. Aaron E. Whelchel, Jr., 92 of Braselton died Friday April 21, 2017. Mr. Whelchel was the son of the late Aaron E. Whelchel, Sr. and Cora Bell Spencer Whelchel.   H ...

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Wendell Grady Leach, 59, Braselton
Wendell Grady Leach, age 59, of Braselton passed away Friday, April 21, 2017.  Grady was a trainer with JB Hunt Trucking Company and was Driver of the Month. He  loved mo ...
Irene Muthe, 71, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Irene Muthe, who passed away in Jefferson, GA on Friday, April 21, 2017. She was almost 72 and had been suffering from major health i ...
Linda Bolch Stovall, 75, Hoschton
Linda Bolch Stovall, age 75, of Hoschton passed away Friday, April 21, 2017.  Survivors include her son Robert G. Stovall and wife Sharon of Hiawassee; daughter Robin Swett of ...
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