clear
Wednesday December 19th, 2018 4:37AM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Nov 3rd, 2017

Dawson

James 'Red' Newsham, 68, Dawsonville
James “Red” Newsham, 68, of Dawsonville passed away Friday November 3, 2017 at Northside Forsyth Hospital. Born May 24, 1949 in New Bedford, MA to the late Enoch and ...

Gwinnett

Dr. Ronald Pierre-Louis M.D., age 57, of Dacula, GA passed away on Friday, November 3, 2017. He is survived by his wife of sixteen years, Nancy Brutus Pierre-Louis; son, Stefan Pie ...

Hall

Eddie Hartwell Jenkins, 84, Gainesville
Mr. Eddie Hartwell Jenkins, 84, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Friday, November 3, 2017 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, November 6 ...
Carolina Diaz- Cuevas, 49, Flowery Branch
Ms. Carolina Diaz-Cuevas, age 49, of Flowery Branch passed away Friday, November 3, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville, surrounded by her family. Funer ...
Little Miss Zemirah Shiloh DeLaria also known as Cuddle Buddy, age 2 of Lula, passed away on Friday, November 3, 2017. Born in Hall County, Georgia on August 24, 2015, she was a ...
Floyce Gertrell Merritt, 85, Gainesville
Floyce Gertrell Merritt, 85, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, November 3, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at Calvary Baptist Ch ...
Irene Taylor Schmidt, 78, Gainesville
Irene Taylor Schmidt, 78, loving wife, mother and friend to many, passed away quietly on November 3rd, 2017 at Morningside Assisted Living Gainesville, Ga.  Her strong will to ...
William Pegram Washington, 68, Gainesville
  William Pegram Washington, 68, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, November 3, 2017. A memorial service will be held at 11:00am on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at Gra ...

Stephens

Hubert Wade Holbrooks, 79, Toccoa
Hubert Wade Holbrooks, age 79 of 516 Long Circle, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Friday, November 3, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A son of the late Glenn and Inez ...
Edith Etta Carter Standridge, age 82 of 187 Old River Road, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Friday, November 3, 2017 at her residence. A daughter of the late Stephen F. and Oma Fran ...
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