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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Jan 21st, 2013

Dawson

Lanier Pruitt, 58, Dawsonville
Lanier Pruitt, 58, of Dawsonville, GA went to be with the Lord on January 21, 2013. Born in Atlanta, GA he was the son of the late Talmadge and Addie Lee Pruitt. He was also prec ...

Forsyth

David Scott Phillips, 52, Cumming
David Scott Phillips of Cumming, age 52, passed away peacefully at his home on January 21, 2013. Scott was born on November 23, 1960 in Kingsport, TN. He was preceded in death by ...

Gwinnett

Ellie McClendon Forrester, 100, Hoschton
Ellie McClendon Forrester, age 100 of Hoschton, GA and formerly of Decatur died Monday, January 21, 2013. Funeral Service will be held Friday, January 25, 2013 at 11:00 AM at Hamil ...

Habersham

James Cochran, 69, Cornelia
James 'Jimmy' E. Cochran, age 69, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Monday, January 21, 2013, at home surrounded by family and friends followed by an extended illness. ...

Hall

Edna Kate Ward, 82, Lyons, Ga., formerly of Gainesville
Miss Edna Kate Ward, 82 of Lyons, Georgia formerly of Gainesville died Monday January 21, 2013. Born in Dawson County, Miss Ward had lived in Hall County for most of her life. Sh ...
Edwin Butler, 45, Gainesville
Edwin Butler, 45, of Gainesville, Ga., passed away January 21, 2013. Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 26, 2013, 1pm, Antioch Baptist Church. Funeral arrangements ha ...
Gus R. Butler, 78, Gainesville
Mr. Gus R. Butler, age 78, of Gainesville passed away Monday, January 21, 2013, at Bell Minor Nursing Home. Funeral Services will be 3:00 p.m., Thursday, January 24, 2013 from the ...
Terry Preston Moore, 69, Gainesville
Mr. Terry Preston Moore age 69 of Gainesville passed away on Monday January 21, 2013 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday Jan ...

Jackson

Maureen Lee Garrett, 76, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Maureen Lee Garrett, age 76, of Jefferson, who passed away on Monday, January 21, 2013. Mrs. Garrett was born in Lula, Georgia, a dau ...

Lumpkin

Joseph William Palmer Jr, 84, Dahlonega
Mr. Joseph William Palmer Jr., age 84, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Monday, January 21, 2013.Joe was born and raised in Gainesville, GA, and spent a number of years in Winder, GA. ...
Funeral services Friday for officer who helped establish Hall County SWAT team
Funeral services have been scheduled for Lt. Bob McMahan, a 23-year veteran of the Hall County Sheriff's Office, who was instrumental in setting up the SWAT team for the department.
'SpongeBob' creator Stephen Hillenburg dies at 57
Stephen Hillenburg, whose daffy animated 'SpongeBob SquarePants' became an international hit, dies at 57.
Wayne Abernathy, Hall County businessman and state Board of Public Safety member, dies
A Lula man, who operated a number of businesses in Gainesville and Cleveland during his lifetime and served more than 35 years on the state Board of Public Safety, has died.
Roy Clark, country guitar virtuoso, 'Hee Haw' star, has died
Country star Roy Clark, the guitar virtuoso and singer who headlined the cornpone TV show "Hee Haw" for nearly a quarter century, has died. He was 85
NASCAR legend David Pearson dies at age 83
David Pearson, winner of three NASCAR premier series championships, has died at the age of 83. Winner of 105 races in just 574 starts – second most to fellow...
Mari Hulman George, Indy's quiet pioneer, dies at 83
Mari Hulman George, auto racing's 'quiet pioneer' who ordered Indy drivers to start their engines, dies at 83
Giants Hall of Famer Willie McCovey dies at 80
Willie McCovey, the sweet-swinging Hall of Famer nicknamed "Stretch" for his 6-foot-4 height and long arms, has died at 80
Funeral services set for Wednesday for former Gainesville police chief
Retired Gainesville Police Chief Jerry Harrison Forrester died Monday at the age of 72.