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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Aug 25th, 2017

Forsyth

Mary Loyce Cape, 82, Cumming
Mary Loyce Cape, age 82, of Cumming, GA, passed away Friday, August 25, 2017. Mary Loyce was a member and Sunday School Teacher at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church in Cumming, GA. She was ...

Habersham

Deborah Sue Bowman, 68, Clarkesville
Alexander Funeral Home announces that Deborah Sue Bowman, 68 of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on August 24, 2017.    Mrs. Bowman was born on August 8, 1949 ...
Waylon Kane Bryan, inf, Demorest
Baby Waylon Kane Bryan of Demorest, entered into the loving arms of our Heavenly Father onAugust 25, 2017.  Survivorsinclude his parents, Kayla McMurray and Jesse Bryan, De ...

Hall

Faye Wellborn, 71, Braselton
Mrs. Faye Wellborn, age 71, of Braselton passed away Friday, August 25, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton, surrounded by her family. Funeral Services wi ...
Oscar “O.C.” Charles Forrester, 77, of Lula, Georgia passed away on Friday, August25, 2017 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, Au ...
Azin Price, 56, Gainesville
Azin Price, age 56, of Gainesville, GA passed away Friday, August 25, 2017.  She was a member of Sardis Baptist Church in Hall County. She obtained an Associate Degree in C ...

Jackson

Charlotte Sue Brown, 56, Commerce
Charlotte Sue Brown, age 56 of Commerce, GA passed away Friday, August 25, 2017.   Born in Hollywood, FL on April 05, 1961, Mrs. Brown was the daughter of the late Tenni ...
Lillian Virginia Watts Coffey, 95, of Hoschton passed away Friday, August 25, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Monday, Aug ...
Michael Swofford, 49, Jefferson
Michael Swofford, age 49, of Jefferson, GA passed away on Friday, August 25, 2017. He was preceded in death by his father, James H. Swofford. He is survived by his best friend in a ...

Lumpkin

Herbert Richard Adams, 72, Dahlonega
Mr. Herbert Richard Adams, age 72, of Dahlonega, passed away Friday, August 25, 2017.   Mr. Adams, a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County, was born on December ...
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