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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Aug 10th, 2016

Forsyth

Evelyn Martin Samples, 80, Cumming
           Mrs. Evelyn Martin Samples age 80, lived most of her life in Hall County before moving to Forsyth County, passed away on August 10, 2016 at ...

Habersham

Marty Ray Black, 52, Demorest
Marty Ray Black, age 52, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, August 10, 2016, following a sudden illness. Mr. Black was born on September 20, 1963, in Gastonia, Nort ...
Dorothy Davis Born, 98, Turnerville
Dorothy Davis Born, age 98, of Turnerville, Georgia, went home to be with The Lord on Wednesday, August 10, 2016, following an extended illness.   Dorothy was born on May 17 ...
David Edwin Haslett, 79, Demorest
David Edwin Haslett, age 79, of Demorest passed away August 10, 2016.  Dave was born April 22, 1937 in Akron, Ohio.  His family moved to Maywood, Illinois when he was ...
Donna Gene Crews Owen, 65, Cornelia
Donna Gene Crews Owen, age 65 of Cornelia, passed away Tuesday, August 9, 2016. Born in Gainesville, Florida on March 4, 1951, she was a daughter of the late Donald Edward and ...

Hall

Larry Robert Fuller, 70, Gainesville
Larry Robert Fuller, age 70 of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away August 10, 2016 at his residence following an extended illness. Mr. Fuller was born February 27, 1946 in Athens, ...
Jimmy Calvin Quillian, 91, Murrayville
Jimmy Calvin Quillian, 91, of Murrayville,  passed away, Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born February 11, 1925 he was the son of the ...

Lumpkin

Sue Lane Couch, 67, Dahlonega
Sue Lane Couch, age 67, a lifelong resident of Dahlonega, GA passed away on August 10, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Sue was the daughter of the late Grady and Birdi ...
Elinor Marie Shull, 85, Dahlonega
Elinor Marie Shull, age 85, of Dahlonega, GA passed away peacefully on August 10, 2016.  Elinor was the daughter of the late Clarence and Mildred Buchanan and was also prec ...

White

Wayne Alexander, 66, Cleveland
Wayne Alexander age 66, of Cleveland passed away Wednesday August 10, 2016.  Mr. Alexander was born in White County the son of the late Charlie and Jessie Mae Butler Alexan ...
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.