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Local Obits for Fri. Nov 10th, 2017

Dawson

Darrell Waters, 85, Dawsonville
Darrell Waters, age 85, of Dawsonville, passed away Friday, November 10, 2017. Mr. Waters was a native and lifelong resident of Dawsonville.  He was born, in the same house ...

Gwinnett

Thomas Michael Culligan, “Tom”, 89, passed away peacefully on November 10th, 2017 while surrounded by his children.  He was a loving, thoughtful, intelligent, athl ...

Habersham

Kenneth Robert Baumeister, known as Ken to friends and family, age 71, of Cornelia, GA passed away peacefully Friday, November 10, 2017.   Ken is survived by his wife, B ...

Hall

Barbara Lois Elden, 70, Braselton
Mrs. Barbara Lois Elden, of Braselton passed away Friday, November 10, 2017 in Braselton, surrounded by her family. Funeral Mass will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, November 14, 2017 a ...
Rebecca Marlene Snelson, age 61, passed away on November 10, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm on Monday, November 13, 2017 in the ...
Sue Tanner, 69, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Sue A. Tanner, 69, of Flowery Branch passed away on November 10, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.   Born on February 1, 1948 ...

Jackson

Kevin Francis Elinski, 60, Pendergrass
Kevin Francis Elinski, age 60, of Pendergrass passed away Friday, November 10, 2017.  Kevin was Buffalo Bills and Red Sox fan.  He loved motorcycles, fixing things, his f ...

Lumpkin

Sonya Renee English, 41, Dahlonega
Sonya Renee English, age 41, of Dahlonega, passed away Friday, November 10, 2017. Sonya was born in Brunswick, GA on December 7, 1975.  Two things made her happy; a kayak a ...
Melvin Fortner, 74, Dahlonega
Melvin Fortner, age 74, of Dahlonega, passed away Friday, November 10, 2017. Mr. Fortner was born in Lumpkin County the son of the late Raliegh and Bonnie Grizzle Fortner. He wa ...

Other

Dennis “Denny” John Ryan of Alpharetta, GA passed away peacefully at his home on November 10, 2017, after a long illness.  Denny was born July 28, 1946, in St. Pau ...
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