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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Apr 22nd, 2017

Banks

Harold Thomas, 71, Alto
Harold Thomas, age 71 of Alto, Georgia passed away on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following and extended illness.   Born in Banks Co ...

Habersham

Phillip B Palmer, 58, Clarkesville
Philip B Palmer, 58, of Clarkesville, Ga and Santee, Sc Passed away on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at his home following a short illness. Born in Burlington, Vt on 11/29/58, he was ...
Daniel Roseman, 76, Clarkesville
Daniel “Brooks” Roseman, age 76, of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at his residence following an extended battle with Parkinson’s D ...

Hall

David Robert Crain, 66, Gainesville
Mr. David Robert Crain, age 66, of Gainesville passed away on Saturday April 22, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral Services will be ...
Charlotte N. Dorsey, 73, Gainesville
Charlotte N. Dorsey 6/26/1944-4/22/2017 One of six children born to Robert Truman and Ruby Bryant, Charlotte married Edwin A. Dorsey on August 24, 1963. They spent most of their ...
Dr. James Edward Dorsey, 71, Gainesville
Dr. James Edward Dorsey, 71, Gainesville, died on April 22, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. He leaves behind his two children, Kim Gr ...
Ralph Clinton Gable, 76, Gainesville
Mr. Ralph Clinton Gable, 76, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, April 21, 2017 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday April ...
Harold Vandigriff Law, 77, Gainesville
Harold Vandigriff Law, affectionately known as “Hunky”, passed away in his home on Saturday, April 22nd, 2017, after declining health in the past year. He was born t ...
Roger Hartwell Lovell, 80, Flowery Branch
Mr. Roger Hartwell Lovell, age 80, of Flowery Branch passed away on Saturday April 22, 2017 following an extended illness. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, April 25, 20 ...

Jackson

Mary Louise Nation, 69, Maysville
Mrs. Mary Louise Nation, age 69, of Maysville, GA died Saturday, April 22, 2017 at her residence.  Mrs. Nation was born in Commerce to the late Leatus and Gladys Acree Seay. & ...
June Sherman, 90, Jefferson
June Sherman age 90 of Jefferson passed away April 22, 2017 surrounded by her family.   Mrs. Sherman was born May 26, 1926 in Evansville, Indiana to the late Daniel & Se ...

Lumpkin

Lynda Baltensperger, 66, Dahlonega
Lynda Baltensperger 66 of Dahlonega, Ga. died Sat. April 22, 2017 at the N.E. Ga. Medical Center . Little & Davenport Funeral Home & Crematory 355 Dawsonville Hwy. Gainesvi ...

Other

Larry Theodore Blevins, 62, Danielsville
  Larry Theodore Blevins, age 62 of Danielsville, GA passed away Saturday, April 22, 2017 at his residence.   Born in Commerce, GA, Mr. Blevins was the son of ...
Gary Leroy Fascilla, 66, Woodstock
Mr. Gary Leroy Fascilla, age 66, of Woodstock, Georgia passed away Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Kennestone – Wellstar Hospital, surrounded by his family and friends. Memori ...
Ying Wang, 52, Alpharetta
Ying Wang, 52, of Alpharetta, GA passed away on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Seasons Hospice IPU, Cumming, Ga.  Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 10: ...
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