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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Aug 19th, 2017

Banks

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Charles “Tuna” Bae Holmes, age 48 of Maysville, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, August 19, 2017.  Mr. Holmes ...
Wilson Rudolph Poole, 85, Baldwin
Wilson Rudolph Poole, age 85 of Baldwin, passed away Saturday, August 19, 2017, at his residence surrounded by his loving family. Born in Banks County on February 9, 1932, he wa ...

Forsyth

Teresa Leigh Thomas, 54, Cumming
  Teresa Leigh Thomas, 54 of Cumming, GA passed away on Saturday August 19, 2017. There are no services planned at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdo ...

Gwinnett

Marc Steven Reynolds, 44, Suwanee
Marc Steven Reynolds, 44 of Suwanee, GA passed away on August 19, 2017. The family will receive friends on Friday August 25, 2017 from 5pm to 8pm at McDonald and Son Funeral Hom ...
Marie-Paule Schell, 60, Lawrenceville
Marie-Paule Schell, age 60, of Lawrenceville, GA, died Saturday, August 19, 2017 after an extended illness. A memorial service will be held Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 2:00 PM at ...
Todd Richard Werling, 45, Lawrenceville
Mr. Todd Richard Werling, age 45, of Lawrenceville passed away Saturday, August 19, 2017.   Services will be held at a later date.   Memorial Park South Funer ...

Habersham

Raymond Bill Ransom, 75, Cornelia
Raymond Bill Ransom, age 75, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, August 19, 2017.   No formal services are planned at this time.   Those wishing to express ...

Hall

Constance Garner, 69, Gainesville
Constance Garner departed this life at the age of 69 on Saturday, August 19, 2017 surrounded by her loved ones. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, August 26, 201 ...
Mattie Lou Lambert, 93, Murrayville
Funeral Services will be held August 23, 2017 at 1:00 pm in Wahoo Baptist Church for Mrs. Mattie Lou Lambert. Visitation will be at the Church from 11:00 am to funeral hour. &nb ...

Lumpkin

Louise Davis, 73, Dahlonega
Mrs. Louise Davis, age 73, of Dahlonega, passed away Saturday, August 19, 2017 at her residence.   Mrs. Davis was born in Union County on July 25, 1944 to the late Newt ...

Other

Cynthia “Cindy” Tolbert, age 56, of Hartwell passed away Saturday, August 19, 2016 at her residence following a brave and courageous battle with cancer. Cindy w ...

White

Thomas Taylor, 60, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Thomas "Billy" Taylor, age 60 of Cleveland. Thomas passed away Saturday,  August 19, 2017. Funeral ser ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Thomas  William “Billy” Taylor Sr. age 60 of Cleveland. “Billy” as he was affectionate ...
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
Hall County's first fire chief dies at 72
Larry Williams, who was the first chief of the Hall County Fire Department, died Thursday at his home in Maysville.
Janice Riley, longtime head of Ninth District Opportunity, dies
The funeral will be held Saturday for Janice Riley, longtime executive director of Gainesville-based Ninth District Opportunity, who died earlier this week following a brief illness.
Tommy Irvin, longtime Georgia agriculture chief, dies at 88
​Former Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Tommy Irvin, whose four decades in office made him one of the longest-serving statewide officials in U.S., died at the age of 88, the department he once ran confirmed Friday.
'Cheers' actor, radio host Jay Thomas dies at 69
A publicist for Jay Thomas says the actor and radio host has died at 69