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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Sep 26th, 2017

Dawson

Margaret Sheila Goode, 72, Dawsonville
Margaret Sheila Goode, 72, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday September 26, 2017 at Season’s Hospice following a period of declining health. Mrs. Goode was a member of Swe ...
Rebekah Oliver, 77, Dawsonville
Rebekah Oliver, 77, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday September 26, 2017 at her residence following a period of declining health. Born August 11, 1940 to the late Jim and Luna ...

Gwinnett

Eugenio Lopez, 69, Sugar Hill
Eugenio Lopez, age 69, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Tuesday, September 26, 2017. Mr. Lopez is survived by his wife of forty-eight years, Florina Flores, Sugar Hill, GA; childre ...

Habersham

Reba Nell Chance, 91, Cornelia
  Mrs. Reba Nell Chance, age 91, went home to be with her Lord on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at The Oaks Scenic View Nursing Home. She was preceded in death by her h ...
Snow D. Cooley, 97, Cornelia
Snow D. Cooley, age 97, of Cornelia, Georgia formerly of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, September 26, 2017. Mrs. Cooley was born on June 20, 1920 in White County, Georgi ...
Von Thomas Smith, 75, Clarkesville
Von Thomas Smith, age 75, of Clarkesville passed away on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at his residence surrounded by family.   Born on May 7, 1942 in Swain County, North ...

Hall

Veronica Edna Byers, 93, Flowery branch
    Mrs. Veronica Edna Byers age 93 of Flowery Branch, Ga passed away on Tuesday September 26, 2017 at her residence following an extended illness.   &nbs ...
Joye Sue McCutchen Jones, 79, Gainesville
Joye Sue McCutcheon Jones, 79, of Gainesville went home to Jesus Tuesday September 26, 2017.  Joye was born July 16, 1938 to the late Harry Preston and Mamie Rogers McCutche ...
Judy H. Rogers, 65, Gainesville
Mrs. Judy H. Rogers, age 65, of Gainesville passed away Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville, surrounded by her family. Funeral Se ...
David L. Wickersham, 72, Gainesville
David L. Wickersham, 72, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on September 26, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete. Memorial Park Funeral Hom ...
Albert Angelo Bianchi, 81, Gainesville
Albert Angelo Bianchi, age 81 of Gainesville, passed away on September 26, 2017 at his residence. Al was born on February 26, 1936 in Evanston, Illinois to the late Dominic Bian ...
Paul David Hubbard, 61, Gainesville
Paul David Hubbard, age 61 of Gainesville, GA, passed away September 26, 2017 at his residence following a brief illness.   Mr. Hubbard was born March 3, 1956 to the lat ...
Gino Rebula, 82, Flowery branch
Mr. Gino Rebula, age 82, of Flowery Branch passed away Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville, surrounded by his family. The family ...

Jackson

Paul Smith, 77, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Paul Smith, age 77 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Tuesday, September 26, 2017.  Mr. Smith was born in Jefferson, Geo ...

Other

Bernice (Sis Phillips, 82, Alpharetta
Bernice (Sis) Phillips, 82, of Alpharetta passed away Tuesday, September 26, 2017.  Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Sally and Eric Grantham of Free Home; dau ...
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