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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Jun 26th, 2017

Hall

Mr. Simon Eugene Overstreet age 85 of Oakwood passed away on Monday June 26, 2017 at The Oaks at Limestone following an extended illness.       &n ...
Bernice Hope Hughes Fortner, 82, Gainesville
Bernice Hope Hughes Fortner age 82 of Gainesville, Ga. Died Monday June 26, 2017 at a private nursing home. Funeral Services will be held at 2 pm Thursday June 29th  at t ...

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Varon V. Philyaw, 90, Anderson, S.C.
Varon V. Philyaw, age 90, of Anderson, South Carolina, formerly of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Monday June 26, 2017. Mr. Philyaw was born on July 27, 1926 in Cornelia, ...

Rabun

Inez “Nez” Mionia Cagle Bearden Carson, age 86 of Clayton passed away peacefully June 24, 2017 at her residence with her family by. She was born May 4, 1931 the daughte ...
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