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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Feb 25th, 2017

Dawson

Isabelle Zhang Tracchio, 17 of Cumming, GA passed away unexpectedly on February 25, 2017. She was born in Xian, China on May 22, 1999 the daughter of Anthony Joseph and Betsy Di ...

Forsyth

James Augustine Brophy, 50, Cumming
  James Augustine Brophy, 50 of Cumming, GA passed away on Saturday, February 25, 2017. The family will receive friends on Thursday March 2, 2017 from 5pm to 9pm at the ...
Cameron Thomas Freas, 17, Cumming
Cameron Thomas Freas, 17 of Cumming GA, passed away on February 25, 2017. He was born on July 30, 1999 in Atlanta, GA, the son of Thomas and Sarah Freas of Cumming, who both sur ...
Donna Jean Kimball, 91, Cumming
Donna Jean Kimball, 91 passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at the Sunrise Nursing Home in John’s Creek, GA. She was born in Bemidji, MN on July 3, 1925. ...
John Patrick Ruppert, 75, Cumming
John Patrick Ruppert, age 75, passed away Saturday, February 25, 2017, at his home surrounded by his family after a two year battle with cancer. John was born on August 23, 1941 ...

Habersham

Dan Allen Dixon, 91, Clarkesville
A model of a life well lived and patriarch of Habersham County, Dan Allen Dixon, age 91, passed away in peace on February 25, 2017 at his Clarkesville residence, surrounded by hi ...
Henry L. Nix, 92, Clarkesville
  Funeral services for Henry L. "Hank" Nix, age 92 of Clarkesville will be held at 2:00 PM on Thursday, March 2, 2017 from the Clarkesville First United Methodist ...

Hall

Mildred Alston Horton passed away Saturday February 25, 2017 at home among loving family and friends, attended by Hospice of N.E. Ga. Medical Center. Mildred was born in 1932 in ...
David MaShun Martin, 44, Gainesville
David MaShun Martin was called home on Tuesday, February 21, 2017. He was born on December 8, 1972, to Rev. David J. Martin and Cornelia Hill Martin in Gainesville, Georgia, the fi ...

Jackson

Linda Smith Cook, 68, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Linda Smith Cook, 68, of Jefferson passed away Saturday, February 25, in the extraordinarily compassionate care of the hospice program at ...
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