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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Aug 23rd, 2017

Gwinnett

R.C. Millwood, 89, Buford
R.C. Millwood, age 89, of Conyers, GA, formerly of Buford, GA, died Wednesday, August 23, 2017. The Family will receive friends Friday evening, August 25, 2017, from 6-8 PM at thei ...
Paul M. “Bud” Pugh, 88, Suwanee
Mr. Paul M. “Bud” Pugh, age 88, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Wednesday, August 23, 2017. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy “Dot” Brogdon Pugh; ...

Hall

Frances Mogree Curry, 88, Gainesville
Frances Mogree Curry, 88, of Gainesville GA, went home to her Lord & Savior August 23, 2017. Known as Granny to most, a kind heart to all, she will be deeply missed. She is pre ...
Larry Junior Millwood, 73, Gainesville
  Larry Junior Millwood, 73, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, August 23, 2017, at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, A ...
Funeral services will be held Sunday August 27, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. in the chapel of Wards Funeral Home for James “Jay” Christopher Davis, 44, of Murrayville. Rev. John D ...
James Christopher Davis, 44, Murrayville
Funeral Services are scheduled for 4:00 p.m. Sunday August 27, 2017 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for James Christopher Davis age 44 of Murrayville. The Rev. John Dell will of ...
Louella Phipps, 89, Murrayville
Funeral Services are scheduled for 4:00 p.m. Sunday August 27, 2017 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Louella Phipps age 89 of Murrayville. The Rev. John Dell will officiate. I ...
Louella Pearl Phipps, 89, Murrayville
Funeral services will be held Sunday August 27, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. in  the chapel of Ward’s Funeral Home for Louella Pearl Phipps, 89, of  Murrayville. Rev. John D ...
Alexander Smith, 86, cLER
Alexander Smith, 86, of Clermont, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, August 23, 2017, at his residence.           Funeral services wi ...

Jackson

Mr. Rayburn (Ray) Luther Bellamy, age 80 of Commerce died Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mr. Bellamy was born in Carnesville and was r ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Dorothy Lynn Bradley Bennett, age 60 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, August 23, 2017.  Mrs. Bennett was b ...
Dana McGee, 57, Commerce
 Mrs. Dana McGee, age 57, of Commerce died Sunday, August 20, 2017 at Kindred Hospice at Piedmont Athens Regional.  Mrs. McGee was born in Gadsden, AL to Peggy Shaw Murph ...

Other

Mary Phillips McElmurray, 92, Hephzibah
MARY OLIVET PHILLIPS McELMURRAY Born on November 5, 1924, Mary Phillips McElmurray, age 92, completed a life well-lived on August 23, 2017. A native of North Augusta, SC, at ...
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.
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
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