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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Sep 25th, 2017

Forsyth

Lillian Elizabeth Manning, 70, of Cumming passed away Monday, September 25, 2017. Survivors include her children, Kevin Long, Karen Barber, Betty Chadwick, all of Cumming, Chris ...

Gwinnett

Hannah Ryu, 78, Snellville
Hannah Ryu, age 78, of Snellville, GA, died Monday, September 25, 2017. Ms. Ryu has been cremated and the ashes will be interred at Hamilton Mill Memorial Gardens.

Hall

Dwight David Adams, 60, Flowery branch
Dwight David Adams, 60 of Flowery Branch passed away Monday September 25, 2017 at his residence. A lifelong resident of Hall County, David was the son of the late Edward Lonzo A ...
Edith Cavell Hawkins Griffin, age 90, of Gillsville passed away Monday, September 25, 2017 in her home after an extended illness. A funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on ...
Shirley Richardson, 67, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Shirley Richardson, age 67, of Flowery Branch, passed away Monday, September 25, 2017. She entered eternal life peacefully at her home following an extended illness. &nbs ...
Young Johnnie Seay,Sr., 90, Gainesville
Mr. Young Johnnie Seay, Sr., 90, of Gainesville passed away Monday, September 25, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services will b ...

Lumpkin

Ruby Inez Bottoms, 97, Dahlonega
Mrs. Ruby Inez Bottoms, age 97, of Dahlonega, passed away Monday, September 25, 2017. Mrs. Bottoms was born in Forsyth County on February 15, 1920 to the late Duffy and Bell Sos ...
Doug Boyd, 60, Dahlonega
Doug Boyd, 60, ascended to his mansion in heaven after a hard fought battle. He was born in Miami, FL and was a lifelong University of Miami football fan.  He loved working ou ...
James Andrew Davis, 79, Dahlonega
Mr. James Andrew Davis, age 79, of Dahlonega, passed away Monday, September 25, 2017.  Mr. Davis was born in Michigan on November 26, 1937 to the late Raymond and Eileen Fi ...
Mr. J. D. Edge, 91, Dahlonega
Mr. J. D. Edge, age 91, of Dahlonega, passed away Monday, September 25, 2017. J. D. Edge was born and reared in Lumpkin County Georgia. He grew up on a farm located in the Phi ...
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