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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Sep 4th, 2017

Banks

Mr. Ronald Nelson Ervin age 79 of Lula (Gillsville Community) passed away Sunday Sept. 3, 2017 at his residence.   Mr. Ervin was born June 3, 1938 in Maysville to the late G ...

Dawson

Aline Stephens, 84, Dawsonville
Aline Stephens, 84, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday September 3, 2017 at her residence following a period of declining health. Born November 17, 1932 to the late Farris and An ...

Forsyth

Jimmy McGriff, 73, Cumming
Jimmy McGriff, age 73, of Cumming, GA, passed away Sunday, September 3, 2017.  He was a United States Navy veteran.  Jimmy loved cars especially Mustangs. He is preceded ...

Habersham

Lillian Hencely, age 95, passed away Monday, September 4, 2017.   She was born on July 16, 1922 in Monroe County, Georgia to the late Simeon B. Knight and Minnie Malcomb Kni ...
Rev. Roy Kenneth Pilcher, 68, Cornelia
Rev. Roy Kenneth Pilcher, age 68 of Cornelia, passed away on Monday, September 4, 2017, at his residence. Born in Cobb County on March 16, 1949, to the late William Roy Pilcher ...
Glenda Bell Ryals, 69, Clarkesville
Glenda Bell Ryals, age 69, of Clarkesville, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Monday, September 4, 2017, following an extended illness.   Mrs. Ryals was born on November ...
Salomon Trejo, 62, Cornelia
Salomon Trejo, age 62, of Cornelia, passed away Monday, September 4, 2017 following an extended illness.  Salomon was born in Jalpan de Serra, Mexico to the late Trinidad M ...

Hall

Olaffia "Rabbit" Hester of Gaineville, GA passed away on August 31, 2017.  Memorial Services will be held on Tuesday at 1:00 PM at First Baptist Church, 500 Martin L ...
Henry G. McConnell, 67, Flowery Branch
Henry G. McConnell, 67, of Flowery Branch, died Monday September 4, 2017 at his residence.  Mr. McConnell was born August 2, 1950 in Georgetown, South Carolina to the late Joh ...
Robert L. Turner, 86, Flowery Branch
Robert L. Turner, age 86, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Monday, September 4, 2017. He was preceded in death by his son, Steve Dwayne Turner. He is survived by his wife of si ...

Jackson

Patricia M. Siegendorf, 72, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Patricia M. Siegendorf, age 72 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Sunday, September 3, 2017.  Mrs. Siegendorf was born ...

Lumpkin

Hazel Rider Satterfield, 74, Dahlonega
Mrs. Hazel Rider Satterfield, age 74, of Dahlonega passed away Monday, September 4, 2017. Mrs. Satterfield was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County.  She was bo ...
Robert Eugene Bozeman, 57, Dahlonega
Robert Eugene Bozeman, age 57 of Dahlonega, passed away Monday, September 4, 2017 at his residence. Memorial services will be held on Friday, September 8, 2017 at 4:00pm in th ...

Other

Horace J. Pace, 87, Smyrna
Mr. Horace J. Pace, age 87, of Smyrna passed away Monday, September 4, 2017 at The Oaks of Braselton, surrounded by his family. Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m., Thursday, Se ...
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.
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
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
Hall County's first fire chief dies at 72
Larry Williams, who was the first chief of the Hall County Fire Department, died Thursday at his home in Maysville.
Janice Riley, longtime head of Ninth District Opportunity, dies
The funeral will be held Saturday for Janice Riley, longtime executive director of Gainesville-based Ninth District Opportunity, who died earlier this week following a brief illness.
Tommy Irvin, longtime Georgia agriculture chief, dies at 88
​Former Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Tommy Irvin, whose four decades in office made him one of the longest-serving statewide officials in U.S., died at the age of 88, the department he once ran confirmed Friday.
'Cheers' actor, radio host Jay Thomas dies at 69
A publicist for Jay Thomas says the actor and radio host has died at 69