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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Sep 20th, 2017

Banks

Mike Greenway, 59, Maysville
Mr. Mike Greenway age 59 of Maysville, Ga passed away on Wednesday September 20, 2017 at his residence following an extended illness. Memorial services are scheduled for Sunday ...

Forsyth

Darryl Tim Campbell, 55, Cumming
Darryl Tim Campbell, 55 of Cumming GA passed away on Wednesday September 20, 2017. To start with per Tims request:  There will be no viewing, funeral or formal me ...
Dolores (Dee) Hursey, 87, Cumming
Dolores (Dee) Hursey, age 87, passed away Wednesday, September 20, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jim Hursey and daughter, Diane (Dodi) Sams. Survivors include ...
J.D. Kirby, 72, Cumming
J.D. Kirby, 72, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Wednesday, September 20, 2017. A member of New Harmony Baptist Church, J.D. loved the outdoors, photography, trout fishing and campin ...
Carmen Pilar Lee, 59, Cumming
Carmen Pilar Lee, 59, of Cumming passed away Wednesday, September 20, 2017.  Carmen was born October 16, 1957 in London, England and spent her childhood years in Montreal, Can ...

Gwinnett

Susan R. Asher, 53, Lawrenceville
Susan R. Asher, age 53, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away Wednesday, September 20, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack A. Lytle, Sr. Mrs. Asher is survived by son, ...

Hall

Jerry Cleveland Lomax, 62, Gillsville
Jerry Cleveland Lomax, age 62 of Gillsville, GA, passed away Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at his residence.   Mr. Lomax was born in Gainesville, GA to the late Raymond ...
Marie Green, 91, Gainesville
Marie Thomas Green died Wednesday, September 20, 2017 on her 91st birthday at Orchard at Tucker Assisted Living.   She was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Rich ...
Bobbie Jones, Gainesville
  Bobbie was born in Gainesville, Georgia on August 20, 1942 and passed away September 20, 2017. She was a graduate of Gainesville High School in 1960. Bobbie was the daugh ...
Margarita Lacayo, 55, Gainesville
Margarita Lacayo, age 55 of Gainesville, passed away on September 20, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 11:30am on Saturday September 23, 2 ...
Eleanor (Ellie) Galier Simon, 80, Gainesville
Mrs. Eleanor (Ellie) Galier Simon, age 80, of Gainesville passed away Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at her residence, surrounded by her family. Memorial Mass will be 12:00 p.m., ...

Jackson

Leland Keith Amos, 74, Hoschton
Leland Keith Amos, age 74, of Hoschton passed away peacefully at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness on Wednesday, September 20, 2017.  Mr. Amos was ...

Lumpkin

Randy Lingerfelt, 60, Jasper
Mr. Randy Alan Lingerfelt, age 60, of Jasper passed away Wednesday, September 20, 2017. Randy was born in Lincolnton, NC on December 13, 1956 to the late Roland and Opal Thorn ...

White

Harvey Russell Pruitt, 82, Cleveland
  Harvey Russell Pruitt, age 82 of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at Northside Hospital-Forsyth. Mr. Pruitt was born on June 19, 1935, in Dahlon ...
Helen Marie Dammann, 88, Oklahoma, formerly of Cleveland
Helen Marie Dammann, age 88 of Oklahoma, formerly of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, September 7, 2017. Mrs. Dammann was born on March 28, 1929 to the late William W. and La ...
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