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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Mar 2nd, 2017

Banks

Edna Louise Garrish, 78, Maysville
Mrs. Edna Louise Garrish, 78, of Maysville passed away Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at Gateway Nursing Home following an extended illness.         ...

Hall

  Henry Smith Jennings, Jr., M.D., died peacefully on March 2, 2017, at Lanier Village Estates in Gainesville, Georgia, after a brief illness. Dr. Jennings was preceded in ...
Donald E. Beard, 83, Flowery Branch
Donald E. Beard, age 83 of Flowery Branch, GA died Thursday, March 2, 2017 after an extended illness. A graveside service, including family and friends, will be held Sunday, March ...
James (Jim) Childress, 71, Gainesville
James (Jim) Childress, 71, of Gainesville, GA passed away March 2, 2017 from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident on Friday night.  He was born in Atlanta, GA on Ju ...
Lottie W. Stepp, 97, Gainesville
  Mrs. Lottie W. Stepp, 97 of Gainesville died Thursday March 2, 2017 at her residence. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mrs. Stepp was the daughter of the late M.J. ...
Irene V. Wood, 92, Gainesville
Irene V. Wood, 92, of Gainesville passed away on Thursday March 2, 2017.           Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Ro ...

Lumpkin

  Roy Clayton “R.C.” Grizzle, age 78, a lifelong resident of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Thursday, March 2, 2017. Daddy, we sure hope there are trucks in he ...

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Verlin Jay Clark, 79, Cleveland
Verlin Jay Clark was born on October 26, 1937 in Gary, Indiana. He passed away on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Georgia following an e ...
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
Funeral services set for Wednesday for former Gainesville police chief
Retired Gainesville Police Chief Jerry Harrison Forrester died Monday at the age of 72.