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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Jun 6th, 2017

Forsyth

Linda Leeann Sbragia-Leonhardt, age 69, of Cumming, GA, passed away Tuesday, June 6, 2017.  She loved gardening, singing and quilting. Linda was a very happy person, never met ...
Jack Shirley, 61, Cumming
Jack Shirley, 61, of Cumming passed away suddenly Thursday, July 6, 2017.  A loving husband, father, son, proud grandfather, and brother, Jack enjoyed helping others.  He ...

Habersham

Preston B. Thompson, 90, Demorest
Preston B. Thompson, age 90 of Demorest, Georgia formerly of Fredericksburg, Virginia passed away on Tuesday, June 06, 2017 following an extended illness. Born in Tazewell Count ...

Hall

Grady Richardson, Jr., Gainesville
Home Going Services for Mr. Grady Richardson, Jr. of Gainesville, Georgia will be held Saturday, June 10,2017, 1:00PM  at Saint Paul United Methodist Church, 705 Summit St S ...
Lois Standridge, 88, Lula
Lois Standridge, 88, of Lula GA passed away on Tuesday June 6th following an extended illness. She was born to the late Dennis and Leola Hulsey. She was a dedicated member of Bethl ...
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