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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Aug 4th, 2017

Dawson

Leo Sheppard, 78, Dawsonville
Leo Sheppard, 78, of Dawsonville passed away Friday August 4, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born March 1, 1939 in Vermont, he lived in Dawson County for the past 26 ...

Habersham

Mae Carver Britton, 71, Alto
Mae Carver Britton, age 71, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Friday August 4, 2017. Mrs. Britton was born on February 5, 1946 in Sylva, North Carolina to the late Grant and Ada ...

Hall

Todd Randall Cannon, 60, Gainesville
Todd Randall Cannon, age 60, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Friday, August 4, 2017. He was preceded in death by his parents, Grover and Alice Calhoun Cannon; and sister, Bobbie ...
Bonnie Roper Clark, 86, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Bonnie Roper Clark, 86 of Flowery Branch, Georgia passed away on August 4, 2017 due to an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 6, ...
Mrs. Evelyn Ruth Sizemore House, age 74 of Lula, passed away Monday, September 4, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Memorial services are sched ...
Mary J. Sullens, 54, Gainesville
Mary J. Sullens, 54 of Gainesville,  passed away Friday August 4, 2017 at her residence. Born in Nashville Tennessee, Mrs. Sullens was the daughter of the late Charles Robe ...
Marie Haynes Lester, 72, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Marie Haynes Lester, 72 of Flowery Branch, Ga. passed away Friday August 4, 2017 at her residence. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mrs. Lester was the daughter of the ...
William Stanley Reed, 62, Gainesville
William Stanley Reed, 62, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Friday, August 4, 2017 at Select Medical Center. Born on September 5, 1954, he was the son of the late Billy and Sara ...
Ronald Mayes Robinson, 69, Gainesville
Ronald Mayes Robinson, 69, of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Friday, August 4, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born on February 16, 1948 in Gainesville, GA he was the ...
Mary Sullens, 54, Clermont
Mary Sullens, 54, of Clermont GA passed away on August 4, 2017.  Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, 355 Dawsonville Highway, S.W., Gainesville, Ga. 30501 is ...

Jackson

Louise Arledge Sullivan, 95, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Louise Arledge Sullivan, age 95 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, August 4, 2017. Mrs. Sullivan was born in Phil ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Beverly Virginia Schellhorn Yates, age 87 of Jefferson, Georgia, who entered into rest Friday, August 4, 2017.  Mrs. Yates was b ...

Lumpkin

Debra Lynn Bewsher, 60, Dahlonega
Alexander Funeral Home announces that Mrs. Debra Lynn Bewsher, age 60 of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on August 4, 2017. Arrangements are incomplete at this time but will be an ...
Debra Lynn Bewsher, 60, Dahlonega
Debra Lynn Bewsher, age 60 of Dahlonega, GA passed away Friday, August 4, 2017.    Mrs. Bewsher was born in Greenville, N.C. to G.L. Presgraves and the late Ann Jar ...

Other

Brannon Levi Smith, 46, Atlanta
Mr. Brannon Levi Smith, 46, of Atlanta, GA., passed away August 4, 2017 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 12, 2017 in the chapel o ...

Stephens

Sue Nell Davis Dill, 77, Toccoa
Sue Nell Davis Dill, age 77,  of Carnes Creek Road, Toccoa, GA, passed away Friday, August 4, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA. A daughter of ...
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.