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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Aug 8th, 2017

Dawson

Rigoberto “Rigo” Jansen, 20, Dawsonville
Rigoberto “Rigo” Jansen, 20, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday August 8, 2017. Born November 10, 1996 in Guatemala, he had lived in Dawson County for the past 8 yea ...

Gwinnett

Richard “Dick” McMinn, 91, Lawrenceville
Richard “Dick” McMinn, age 91, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Tuesday, August 8, 2017. He was preceded in death by his son, Mark McMinn. He is survived by his wife ...
Christopher Donald Young, 45, Sugar Hill
Christopher Donald Young, 45, of Sugar Hill, Georgia passed away August 8, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, August 14, 2017 in the chapel of Memorial Pa ...

Hall

William Author "Papa" Green, 83, Gainesville
Mrs. William Author “Papa” Green, 83, of Gainesville passed away August 8, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m.  Friday, August 11, 2017 in the cha ...
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