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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Sep 15th, 2017

Forsyth

Robert Lee McGeehen, Jr., age 47, of Cumming, GA, passed away Friday, September 15, 2017.  Robert was a Veteran of the United States Marines, a professional photographer and s ...

Gwinnett

Albert Q Pirkle, 78, Buford
Albert Q. Pirkle, 78, of Buford, Georgia, passed away on Friday, September 15, 2017 after a courageous battle with cancer. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, Sep ...

Habersham

Mark Stephen Hunter, 50, Cornelia
Mark Stephen Hunter, age 50, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Friday, September 15, 2017. Mr. Hunter was born on January 16, 1967, in Toccoa, Georgia. He was a son of David ...
Thomas “Tommy” Irvin, 88, Mount Airy
Thomas T. “Tommy” Irvin, age 88, of Mount Airy, Georgia passed away on Friday, September 15, 2017. Mr. Irvin was born on July 14, 1929 in Lula, Georgia to the late C ...
Mildred “Elouise” Loudermilk Carpenter, age 90, of the View Community on Pea Ridge in Cornelia, Georgia, went to be with her Lord and Savior in Glory on Friday, Septemb ...
Carolyn Diehl Tomlin Newlon, 73, took her Heavenly flight to be with the Lord, September 15,2017. Carolyn was born January 25, 1944 in Sanford, FL to Ralph and Una Deihl. She wa ...

Hall

Scott C. Jackson, 56, Gainesville
Mr. Scott C. Jackson, 56, of Gainesville passed away September 15, 2017 at his residence.           Funeral services will be held at ...
Wilma Dell Miller, 92, Gainesville
Mrs. Wilma Dell Miller age 92 of Gainesville passed away on Friday September 15, 2017 at her residence following a brief illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday Sept ...

Jackson

Harold Kenneth Price, 78, Commerce
Mr. Harold Kenneth Price, age 78, of Commerce, GA died Friday, September 15, 2017 at his residence.  Mr. Price was born in Carnesville to the late Rothell and Nancy Dicken Pri ...
Wayne L. Vaughn, 76, Maysville
Wayne L. Vaughn, 76, of Maysville, GA passed away September 15, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 in the Chapel of Memorial Park So ...
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