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Local Obits for Fri. Sep 8th, 2017

Gwinnett

Helen Mayfield Duncan, 84, Buford
Helen Mayfield Duncan, age 84, of Buford, GA and Duncan Corners Community passed away on Friday, September 8, 2017 after an extended illness. She was preceded in death by her daugh ...

Hall

Sharon Renee Spiva, 52, Gainesville
Sharon Renee Spiva, 52, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away September 8, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, September 10, 2017 in the chapel of Memorial ...
Christiane Maria Dabney, 68, Gainesville
Christiane Maria Dabney, 68, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Friday, September 8, 2017 at her residence.  A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at ...
Matha I. Lynn, 89, Gainesville
Matha I. Lynn, 89, of Gainesville died Friday September 8, 2017.   Mrs. Lynn was born November 7, 1927 in Alma, GA.,  to the late Youngie L. and Mamie Luke.   She is ...
Johnny Lee Mangum, 63, Gainesville
Johnny Lee Mangum, age 63 of Gainesville, passed away on Friday, September 08, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held on Sunday, September 10, 2 ...
Dennis Thayer, 73, Gainesville
Dennis Thayer, 73 of Gainesville died Friday September 8, 2017 at his residence.   Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced later.   Little & ...
Dennis C. Thayer, 73, Gainesville
Dennis C. Thayer of Gainesville, GA passed away September 8th, 2017 at age 73 from metastatic cancer. Born in Orange, California, he spent his childhood moving across the country f ...
Patsy Ann Hooper Williamson, 72, Gainesville
Patsy Ann Hooper Williamson, age 72 of Gainesville, GA, passed away September 8, 2017 at her residence following an extended illness. Mrs. Williamson was born August 5, 1945 to ...

Other

Wilma B. Underwood Cotton Holden, age 77 of Acworth, GA passed away Friday, Sept. 8, 2017.   Born in Maysville, GA on Sept. 25, 1939, Mrs. Holden was the daughter of the ...

Stephens

Tommy Reed, 62, Toccoa
Mr. Tommy Reed age 62 of Highview Road passed away Friday September 8, 2017 at Stephens County Hospital. A son of the late Sam and Ruby Mae Broome Westbrook, he was born on Augu ...
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