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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Jul 1st, 2017

Dawson

Kathyrn Matthews, 67, Dawsonville
Kathryn Matthews age 67 of Dawsonville, Ga. died Saturday July 1, 2017 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following a sudden illness.   Funeral service will be held at 1 pm T ...

Forsyth

Andrea Margarita Barrett Allison, age 38, died July 1, 2017. She was born on December 14, 1978 in Yuma, Arizona but came to Georgia when she was six months old. She was preceded in ...

Gwinnett

Edwin Ayala, 51, Braselton
Mr. Edwin Ayala, age 51, of Braselton passed away Saturday, July 1, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton.   Memorial Services will be 11:00 a.m., S ...

Habersham

James Thomas Frady, 92, Mt. Airy
James Thomas Frady, age 92, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, went to be with The Lord on Saturday, July 1, 2017 at the residence. Mr. Frady was born on April 10, 1925 in Habersham County, ...

Hall

Mitchell Herman Cohen, 65, Oakwood
 Mitchell Herman Cohen, 65, passed away on July 1st, 2017 in his home in Oakwood, Georgia after a year-long fight with pancreatic cancer. Mitchell’s funeral service will ...
Jack Lamar McDaniel, 86, Gainesville
Mr. Jack Lamar McDaniel, 86, died Saturday, July 1, 2017. Mr. McDaniel passed at his home in Gainesville with his beloved wife, Montine (Tina) Bagwell McDaniel, by his side. Mr. ...

Jackson

Roy Daniel Cowart, Sr., 96, Commerce
Mr. Roy Daniel Cowart, Sr., age 96, of Commerce, GA died Saturday, July 1, 2017 at his residence.  Mr. Cowart was born in Franklin, NC to the late Claude and Hettie Farmer Cow ...
Shannon Ledford Jackson, 49, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Shannon Ledford Jackson, age 49, of Jefferson, who passed away on Saturday, July 1, 2017. Mrs. Jackson was born in Columbus, Georgia, ...
Richard Allen Lamberg, 72, Pendergrass
Richard Allen Lamberg age 72 of Pendergrass passed away Saturday July 1, 2017 at his residence.   Mr. Lamberg was born April 8, 1945 in Norristown, PA to the late Michael La ...
Betty Jo Stephenson, 79, Commerce
Mrs. Betty Jo Stephenson, age 79, of Commerce, GA died Saturday, July 1, 2017 at her residence.  Mrs. Stephenson was born in Homer to the late Omer Lee and Ruby Elizabeth Dail ...

Other

Veronica Bridges, 59, Athens
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Veronica Bridges, age 59, of Athens, of the south Jackson County community, passed away on Saturday, July 1, 2017. Mrs. Bridges was b ...
Shashikala Dange, 63, Alpharetta
Mrs. Shashikala Dange 63, of Alpharetta died on July 1, 2017. Services will be from 9am-12pm at McDonald and Son Funeral Home on July 5th, 2017.   Condolences may be exp ...
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