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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Jun 20th, 2017

Forsyth

Bernice Mildred Pruitt, 91, Cumming
Bernice Mildred Pruitt, age 91, of Cumming, passed away Tuesday, June 20, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bonnie Calvin Pruitt. Survivors include her children, R ...

Gwinnett

Anne Sullivan, 84, Lawrenceville
Anne Sullivan, age 84, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away Tuesday, June 20, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Robert Sullivan; son, William Thomas Sullivan; and ...

Hall

Victoria “Vicki” Cook, 70, Gainesville
Mrs. Victoria “Vicky” Cook, age 70 of Gainesville, passed away on June 20, 2017. A Celebration of Life service will be held at 11:00am on Friday, June 23, 2017 at St. M ...
Alice Marie Foster Shepard, 97, Gainesville
Alice Marie Foster Shepard was born on December 4, 1919 in Mobile, AL. She was the daughter of Grace Manry Foster of Edison, GA and Dr. Edward E. Foster of Cayman Brac, BWI. During ...

Lumpkin

Jaxon Kistler, 6, Dahlonega
Jaxon James Kistler, age 6, of Dahlonega, passed away suddenly on June 20, 2017 along with his dad, Joshua Nicolas Kistler. Jaxon was born on June 24, 2010. He was a very energe ...
Joshua Kistler, 38, Dahlonega
Mr. Joshua Nicolas Kistler, age 38, of Dahlonega passed away suddenly on June 20, 2017. Josh was born in Canton, Georgia on February 27, 1979 and grew up in Florida. He and his ...

Other

Larry Morris, 68, Ball Ground
Larry Morris, age 68, of Ball Ground, passed away on Tuesday, June 20th, 2017. Larry is survived by his daughter, Caitlin (Douglas) Resendiz; son, Greg Morris; grandsons, Henry ...

White

James W. Forrest, Cleveland
Mr. James Forrest of Blairsville, Ga, formerly of Cleveland, Ga since 1981 passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at the Union General Nursing Home. Mr. Forrest was ...
Nellie May Kinsey, 89, Cleveland
Nellie Mae Kinsey, age 89, of Cleveland, passed away from an extended illness on Tuesday, June 20, 2017.  Mrs. Kinsey was born December 7, 1927 in White County to the late ...
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