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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Sep 24th, 2017

Banks

Mrs. Reba Lorranie Alexander Oliver, age 90 of Lula passed away Sunday, September 24, 2017.  Mrs. Oliver was born in White County on August 13, 1927 to the late Fred Moore and ...

Gwinnett

Dorsey (Buck) Cole, 70, Buford
Dorsey “Buck” Cole, age 70, of Fort Payne, AL and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, September 23, 2017. He was preceded in death by his parents, Grady and ...

Habersham

Sherman Lee Patrum, 82, Cornelia
Sherman Lee Patrum, age 82 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Sunday, September 24, 2017. Born in Paris, Tennessee on June 22, 1935, he was a son of the late Archie Lee Pa ...

Hall

James H. Floyd, Jr, 55, Gainesville
James H. Floyd, Jr., age 55, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Sunday, September 24, 2017. Mr. Floyd is survived by his wife of twenty-two years, Michelle D. Floyd, Gainesville, GA ...
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