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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Jul 26th, 2017

Banks

Brenda Ayers Crocker, age 68, of Homer, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, July 26, 2017. Mrs. Crocker was born on November 3, 1948, in Henry County, Georgia; a daughter of the ...

Dawson

Lewis Boyd Griffin, 83, Dawsonville
Lewis Boyd Griffin, 83 of Dawsonville, GA passed away on Wednesday July 26, 2017. He was born on August 13, 1933 in Decatur, GA the son of John and Sema Goodwin Griffin who have ...

Forsyth

Charles O'Hara, 92, Cumming
Charles O'Hara, age 92, of Cumming passed away on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, at his home.  Charles O'Hara was born in Nemacolin, Pennsylvania, on October 17, 1924, to M ...
Toni Perez Huett, 81, Cumming
Toni Perez Huett, 81 of Cumming, GA passed away Wednesday July 19, 2017 at Life Care Center of Lawrenceville, GA. She was born on May 9, 1936 in Madrid Spain, the daughter of Jo ...

Gwinnett

Christina G. Van Der Heide, age 90, of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, July 26, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-five years, Henderick Van Der Heide. ...

Habersham

Mary Frances “Francine” Bellamy Ward, age 88, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, July 26, 2017. Mrs. Ward was born on May 10, 1929, in Homer, Georgia; ...

Hall

Mrs. Sharon (Marty) Kay Mullen, age 68, of Hoschton passed away Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, surrounded by her family. Funeral Se ...

Jackson

Bryant Aaron Garner, 19, Jefferson
Bryant Aaron Garner, age 19, of Jefferson passed away Wednesday, July 26, 2017.  He loved to hunt, fish, being with his friends, music and his dog Gucci.  Survivors inclu ...

White

Welton Clyde Pardue, 77, Cleveland
Welton Clyde Pardue age 77, of Cleveland passed away Wednesday July 26, 2017. Mr. Pardue was born in White County the son of the late Hershel and Clara Howard Pardue. Welton was ...
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