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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Jul 17th, 2017

Forsyth

Sarah Joann Morgan, 75, Cumming
Ms. Sarah Joann Morgan 75, of Cumming, Ga passed away on July 17, 2017. She is survived by her son Brett Morgan (Cindy) of Cumming, GA, Daughter Shelly Renee Laird (David) of Cu ...
Marie Barnes Welch went home to the healing presence of her Lord on July 17, 2017. She was born in Ellijay, Georgia, December 1, 1946, to the late Harley and Ruby Barnes.  ...

Gwinnett

Margie Robinson McGill, 40, Sugar Hill
Margie Robinson McGill, age 40, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Monday, July 17, 2017. She was preceded in death by her father, Delaine Stephens. She is survived by her husband of ...

Hall

Russell Teague Copeland, 61, Gainesville
Russell Teague Copeland, 61, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Monday July 17th, after his short battle with cancer. He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Lisa, sons Andrew and Z ...

Lumpkin

Judith Elaine Lancette, 66, Dahlonega
Mrs. Judith Elaine Lancette, age 66, of Dahlonega passed away Monday, July 17 at her daughters residence following an extended illness. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at th ...
Judith Elaine Lancette, 66, Dahlonega
Ms. Judith Elaine Lancette, 66, of Dahlonega, went to be with her Lord, July 17, 2017 at her daughter's residence following an extended illness.  She was the proud mother ...

Other

James H. Chadwick, 89, Atlanta
James H. Chadwick, 89, of Atlanta passed away Monday, July 17, 2017. A native of Forsyth County, he was a veteran of the U.S. Army.  Chad retired from Southern Bell after 31 y ...
Edward Francis Flannagan, Jr, 82, of Jasper, Ga. passed away on Monday, July 17, 2017 at his residence.  Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Home, Cumming, GA.
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