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Local Obits for Fri. Oct 13th, 2017

Dawson

Winnie C. Smith, 75, Dawsonville
Winnie C. Smith, 75, of Dawsonville passed away Friday October 13, 2017 at her residence following a period of declining health. Born August 18, 1942 to the late Joseph T. and L ...

Gwinnett

Maria Irismar Lima-Rocha, age 73, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, October 13, 2017. She is survived by her daughters, Christine Haydee Rocha De Azevedo and Yaskara Dianne R ...

Hall

Larry Douglas Stowers, 59, Murrayville
Larry Douglas Stowers age 59 of Murrayville, GA passed away on October 13, 2017 following a sudden illness. Born August 30, 1958 to parents Winfred and Lucy Black Stowers, he was a ...
Mr. Eddie Ray Overby went to his heavenly home to be with his family and loved ones. He requested no services to be held. Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, ...
Lawrence Charles Sowers, 59, Flowery Branch
Mr. Lawrence Charles Sowers, age 59, of Flowery Branch passed away October 13, 2017   Memorial services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at First ...

Other

Joseph John Roehrig III “Joe”, passed away on October 13, 2017 at Dekalb Medical Hospital near his home in Tucker, GA. Joe was born on December 20, 1949 in Queens, N ...
David George Adams, 63, Fair Play, SC
Mr. David George Adams, age 63 of North Fleetwood Lane in Fair Play, S.C. passed away Friday, October 13, 2017 at his residence. A son of the late Thomas Cliff and Sarah Head A ...
Actress and director Penny Marshall dies at age 75
'Laverne & Shirley' star and movie director Penny Marshall has died at age 75
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