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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Mar 11th, 2017

Forsyth

Jean M. Cahill, 66, Cumming
Jean M. Cahill passed away peacefully on March 11, 2017. Her husband of 66 years, Charles R. Cahill, preceded her in death last year. She is survived by her 3 children Jeffrey Cahi ...
Rema Martin, 79, Cumming
Rema Martin, 79, passed away at Northside Forsyth Hospital on March 11, 2017. He is survived by his wife Shirley Martin of Cumming. Children Cherri and Dennis Howell of Big Cano ...

Habersham

Rev. Larry D. Carnes, 69, Mount Airy
Rev. Larry D. Carnes, age 69 of Mt. Airy, went home to be with Jesus on Saturday, March 11, 2017. Born in Athens, Georgia on July 5, 1947, he was a son of the late N. B. Carnes ...
David M. Martin, Sr., 88, Cornelia
David M. Martin Sr., age 88, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Saturday, March 11, 2017. Mr. Martin was born on November 27, 1928 in Nashville, Tennessee to the late Andrew P. ...

Hall

Carlton Buffington, 94, Gillsville
Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Monday March 13 ,2017 at Lebanon United Methodist Church for Carlton Buffington , 94 , of Gillsville ,Ga . Rev. Marshall Dale will officiate ...
The final chapter of the storied, textbook life of Cecil William Davis closed March 11, 2017.   The textbook nearly went unwritten as he was diagnosed with diphtheria at age ...
Jimmie Vandiver Glosson, 85, Gainesville
Mrs. Jimmie Vandiver  Glosson, 85  of Gainesville died peacefully Saturday March 11, 2017 at her residence. A loving daughter, sister, friend, wife, mother and grandmo ...
Ann Robinson, 64, Gainesville
Funeral services will be held for Ann Robinson 64 of Gainesville, Ga. at 2:00pm Tuesday March 14, 2017 in the stateroom of Little & Davenport. Mrs. Robinson died Sat March 11, ...
Charlie Sanders, 73, Gainesville
Mr. Charlie Sanders, 73 of Gainesville died Saturday March 11, 2017. ?A native of Jackson County, Mr. Sanders had lived in Hall County for a number of years.  He was the so ...

White

Shelia Black, 67, Sautee-Nacoochee
Shelia Black, age 67 of Sautee, passed away on Saturday March 11, 2017 at her residence. Ms. Black was born on November 16, 1949, in Toccoa, Georgia to Suvilla Caudell Black and ...
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