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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Sep 27th, 2017

Gwinnett

Lenord Braxton Mickler, age 90, of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2017. Mr. Mickler is survived by his wife of fifty-three years, Barbara Cash Mickler, Buford, ...
Steven Andrew Miller, 49, Dacula
Steven Andrew Miller, age 49, of Dacula, GA passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2017. Mr. Miller is survived by his wife of nineteen years, Christine A. Miller, Dacula, GA; dau ...
Bob C. Ramsey, 90, Lawrenceville
Bob C. Ramsey, age 90, of Lawrenceville, GA formerly of Amarillo, Texas passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2017. He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Lena Ramsey; ...

Habersham

Lewis Andrew Dill, 91, Mount Airy
Lewis Andrew Dill, age 91, of Mount Airy, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2017.   Mr. Dill was born on November 3, 1925 in Habersham County, Georgia to the ...

Hall

James “Jim” E. Curtis, 91, Flowery Branch
Mr. James “Jim” E. Curtis, age 91, of Flowery Branch passed away Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at Gateway Gardens Assisted Living, surrounded by his family. Funeral ...
Jon Eric Hoffman, 51, Clermont
Jon Eric Hoffman age 51 died September 27, 2017 . Memorial services will be held at a later date . Strickland Funeral Home, Clermont.
  Dr. Walter Lawrence (“Bill”) Floyd, Sr., age 90 of Gainesville, GA and formerly of Durham, NC passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at Lanier Village E ...
Joseph (Joe) Clinton Sweetman, 61 of Gainesville, GA, passed away Wednesday, September 27, 2017. Joe was born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida to William and Betty Sweetman. He marri ...
Thomas David Worley, Jr., 79, Gainesville
Thomas David Worley Jr., age 79, of Gainesville passed away Wednesday September 27, 2017. Survivors include his wife Karla Worley; sons John Nagy and Curtis Nagy; daughters Brandy ...

Jackson

C. Robert “Bob” Bates, 90, Pendergrass
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. C. Robert “Bob” Bates, age 90 of Pendergrass, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, September 27, 2017.  Mr. Bates ...

Lumpkin

Mark Anthony Dacus, 56, Dahlonega
Mr. Mark Anthony Dacus, 56, of Dahlonega passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 from injuries sustained in an auto accident. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on ...

Rabun

James Hicks Wilbanks, 93, Lakemont
James Hicks Wilbanks, age 93, of  Lakemont, Georgia, passed away on September 26, 2017. He was born the eldest child of the late Marlor and Wilda Wilbanks in 1924. As a you ...
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.