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Local Obits for Thu. Jun 7th, 2018

Forsyth

Jessie Mae Durham Caine, 94, of Cumming passed away Thursday, June 7, 2018.  A native of Hall County, she lived most of her life in Forsyth County and was a member of Ridgevie ...
Robert O’Dell Luna, Jr. passed away from a battle with ALS on June 7th in Cumming, Georgia, surrounded by loved ones. Originally from Huntsville, AL, he was a beloved husband ...

Hall

Edna J. (Shorty) Cofer, 82, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Edna J. (Shorty) Cofer, age 82, of Flowery Branch passed away Thursday, June 7, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville, surrounded by her family. Fune ...
Jerry Hulsey, 95, Gainesville
Mr. Jerry Hulsey, age 95 of Gainesville, passed away on June 7, 2018. A graveside service will be held at 3:30 on Sunday, June 10, 2018 at Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will b ...

Jackson

Betty Jean Gordon, 92, Commerce
Mrs. Betty Jean Gordon, age 92, of Commerce, GA died Thursday, June 7, 2018 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mrs. Gordon was born in Commerce to the late Thomas Ol ...

Other

Christopher James Boulware, 24, Townville, SC formerly of Buford
Christopher James Boulware, age 24, of Townville, SC, formerly of Buford, GA passed away Thursday, June 7, 2018. A Celebration of Life service will be held on Thursday, June 14, 20 ...
'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died
Singer Aretha Franklin, the iconic "Queen of Soul" who voiced classics such as "Respect," "Think" and "Chain of Fools," has died at 76.
Funeral service set for Gainesville advocate for the disabled
A longtime advocate for the disabled, Justin Pressley of Gainesville, will be buried Monday.
Billy Starr Hardman, Gainesville's oldest physician, dies at age 98
Dr. Billy Starr Hardman, M.D., a well-known physician who was instrumental in building the medical community in Gainesville, has died at the age of 98.
Ex-WWE star Brian Christopher Lawler dead at age 46
Authorities say former World Wrestling Entertainment star Brian Christopher Lawler has died after attempting suicide in his jail cell
Nancy Sinatra Sr., first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Nancy Sinatra Sr., childhood sweetheart and first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Former Congressman from Georgia Pat Swindall has died
Former Georgia congressman Pat Swindall, a GOP trailblazer derailed by perjury, dies at 67
Actor Tab Hunter, star of 'Damn Yankees!' movie, dies age 86
Actor Tab Hunter, whose blond good looks made him the heartthrob of millions of teenagers in the 1950s with such films as "Battle Cry" and "Damn Yankees," has died at age 86
Update: Ray Burch: Local, state poultry leader dies
A memorial service will be held Tuesday. July 10th for Ray Burch, a Gainesville man well-known in local and state poultry circles.