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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Sep 17th, 2017

Hall

Katherine R. "Rosie" Smith, 89, Gainesville
Katherine R. (Rosie) Smith, 89, of Gainesville passed away September 17, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.             Funeral services wil ...
Cleveland Donald Pratt Thomas, age 89, of Gainesville, GA passed into the realm of Heaven with Jesus Christ his Lord and Savior on Sunday, September 17, 2017.  ...

Jackson

Danice Marian Perry, 81, Commerce
Ms. Danice Marian Perry, age 81, of Commerce died Sunday, September 17, 2017 at Brookdale Assisted Living.  Ms. Perry was born in Danielsville to the late, Aubrey J. and Reba ...
Judy Kay Smith, 63, Jefferson
Ms. Judy Kay Smith, age 63, of Jefferson, GA died Sunday, September 17, 2017 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Ms. Smith was born in Decatur to the late Clifford L. ...

Lumpkin

James Allen Head Sr, 74, Dahlonega
Mr. James Allen Head Sr., age 74, of Dahlonega, passed away Sunday, September 17, 2017. Mr. Head was born in Hall County on August 20, 1943 to the late Luther R. and Cona Bell G ...

Other

Marilyn Cahoon, 91, Connecticut
Marilyn Cahoon 91 of Connecticut passed away on September 17, 2017. No services are scheduled at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. Arrange ...

Rabun

Joyce Frances McKay Wilbanks, age, 89 of  Lakemont Ga., passed away Sunday September 17, 2017 at Habersham Medical Center. She was born January 22, 1928 the daughter of the la ...

White

Carl John Sutton, 73, Cleveland
Carl John “Johnny” Sutton, age 73 of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday, September 17, 2017 at his residence. Mr. Sutton was born on March 4, 1944, in Cleveland, Georg ...
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