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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Feb 14th, 2009

Habersham

Ms. Bertha Jewell Shirley, age 88, of Alto, GA passed away Saturday, February 14, 2009 at a private care facility. Ms. Shirley was born on December 25, 1920 in Habersham ...

Hall

Loretta F. Rhodes, NA, Lawrenceville
Loretta F. Rhodes, Lawrenceville, GA passed away Saturday, February 14, 2009 at her residence following a sudden illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Tuesday, February 17, 20 ...
Sheree Lee Collis, 52, Gainesville
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Sheree Lee Collis, age 52 of Gainesville. Mrs. Collis passed away Saturday, February 14, 2009 at her residence follo ...

Lumpkin

Ernest Ray Harris, 80, Dahlonega
Mr. Ernest Ray Harris, age 80, of Dahlonega, GA died Saturday Feb. 14, 2009 at his residence following an extended illness.Mr. Harris was born in Forsyth County, GA January 4, 1929 ...

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Shirley Whelchel, 86, Sautee
Mrs. Shirley Whelchel age 86 of Sautee, passed away Saturday February 14, 2009 at Friendship Nursing Home following an extended illness. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this ...
Football Hall of Famer Claude Humphrey dies as age 77
Pro Football Hall of Famer Claude Humphrey has died at the age of 77
Lee Elder, 1st Black golfer to play Masters, dies at age 87
Golf pioneer Lee Elder has died at the age of 87
Frank Williams, founder of Formula One team, dies at 79
Sir Frank Williams, the founder and former team principal of Williams Racing, has died. He was 79. Williams took his motor racing team from an empty carpet warehouse to the summit of Formula One, overseeing 114 victories, a combined 16 drivers’ and constructors’ world championships, while becoming the longest-serving team boss in the sport’s history.
Towering musical theater master Stephen Sondheim dies at 91
Stephen Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century, has died
Prince, poultry pioneer, dies at 93
Jack Prince of Gainesville, the man who invented the chicken deboning machine, has died at the age of 93.
Betty Lynn, Thelma Lou on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' has died
Betty Lynn, who was best known as Barney Fife's sweetheart Thelma Lou on “The Andy Griffith Show,” has died at the age of 95
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92
Jane Powell, who starred in Hollywood golden age musicals, has died