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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Sep 30th, 2017

Banks

Ms. Cindy Baugh, 54, Commerce
Ms. Cindy Baugh, age 54, of Commerce died Saturday, September 30, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville.  Ms. Baugh was born in Commerce to the late, JB and Ra ...
Ralph Thomas Spears, 83, Maysville
Ralph Thomas Spears age 83 of Maysville passed away Saturday Sept.30, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.   Mr. Spears was born on July 14, 1934 in Jefferson Count ...

Barrow

James Arnold Geoge, 74, Braselton
James Arnold George, age 74, of Braselton passed away Saturday, September 30, 2017.  Mr. George was a United States Air Force veteran.  He was retired from Fayette Cou ...

Gwinnett

Valerie Lynn Miller, 47, Dacula
Valerie Lynn Miller, age 47, of Dacula, GA, died Saturday, September 30, 2017 after an extended illness. A Funeral Mass will be held Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 11:00 AM at St. M ...
Florence Ann Boyd, 90, Suwanee
Florence Ann Boyd, 90 of Suwanee, GA passed away on Saturday September 30, 2017. She was born on January 1, 1927 in New York City, NY the daughter of Thomas and Marie Solis Gate ...

Hall

Janet Louise Evans, 84, Flowery Branch
                                         June 21, 1933    Jane ...
Mrs. Elizabeth Jane Bennett Whiteside, 73, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, September 30, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born on November 19, 1943 in Buford, GA s ...
Sarah Elizabeth Baker, 98, Gainesville
Sarah Elizabeth Baker, 98, of Gainesville, GA. passed away Friday, September 29, 2017 at her residence. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, October 2, 2017 at ...
Jeanette J. Bock Widman, 75, of Lula, GA. passed away Friday, September 29, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, Octobe ...

Jackson

Barbara Jo Duvall, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Barbara Jo Duvall, 82, who passed away Friday, September 29, 2017.  Mrs. Duvall was born in Atlanta, GA, the daughter of the lat ...

Lumpkin

Randy Bennington, 69, Dahlonega
Randy Bennington, 69, of Dahlonega passed away Saturday September 30, 2017 at his residence following an extended illness. Born July 22, 1948 in Sprague, West Virginia to the la ...

Other

Grace P. Tinsley, 89, Alpharetta
Grace P. Tinsley, 89, of Alpharetta passed away Thursday, September 28, 2017.  She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother who knew no strangers.  G ...

White

Rhonda F. Allen, Cleveland
Rhonda F. Allen passed away on September 30, 2017. She was born on December 16, 1950 to the late Charles E. Allen and Audrey Westmoreland. In addition to her parents, she is prec ...
William (Junior) Nelms, 71, Cleveland
William “Junior” Nelms, age 71 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, September 29, 2017.   Mr. Nelms was born February 14, 1946 in Towns County to the late Willi ...
Wanda B. Smith, 68, Cleveland
Wanda B. Smith, 68, of Cleveland, GA passed away Saturday September 30, 2017 following a sudden illness. Born January 31, 1949 in Dawson County to the late Hollis and Elda Black ...
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