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Local Obits for Thu. Jan 11th, 2018

Dawson

Theodore “Ted” Allen, 85, Dawsonville
  Theodore “Ted” Allen, age 85, of Dawsonville, GA passed away Thursday, January 11, 2018. He was born in Sautee, GA, one of eight children, to the late Garn ...
Susan Willard Williams, 52, Dawsonville
Mrs. Susan Willard Williams, age 52, resident of Dawsonville, GA and native of Cumming, GA passed away Thursday, January 11,2018. Susan was a loving wife, mother, Grana, daughte ...

Gwinnett

Marjorie Azalee Hall, 93, Suwanee
Marjorie Azalee Hall, age 93, of Suwanee, GA, passed away Thursday, January 11, 2018.  She was born in 1924, to the late Riley and Azalee Burgess. She was a member of Sharon B ...

Habersham

Fay Brookshire Newton, 84, Demorest
Fay Brookshire Newton, age 84, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Thursday, January 11, 2018 following an extended illness. Mrs. Newton was born on September 29, 1933 in Clark ...
Joseph C. Rogers, 90, Cornelia
The family of Joseph C. Rogers, age 90, of Cornelia, Georgia, is saddened to announce his passing at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville on Thursday, January 11, 2018, ...
  William Russell "Richard" Whitaker Jr., age 89, of Cornelia, Georgia, died Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, at his home surrounded by members of his family and friend ...

Hall

Rosemary S. Freeman, 89, Gainesville
  Rosemary S. Freeman, age 89, of Gainesville, Ga., passed away Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. She was preceded in death by her parents, Earle and Sylvia Stricker.  She is s ...
Virginia Helen Johnson, 94, Gainesville
Mrs. Virginia Helen Johnson, 94 of Gainesville passed away Thursday January 11, 2018. Memorial services will be announced at a later date. Little & Davenport Funeral Home ...
Anne Elizabeth King, 73, Gainesville
Anne Elizabeth King hiked into the great hereafter at the age of 73 on January 11, 2018. A colorful soul with a firecracker personality, she was predeeded in death by her parent ...

Jackson

Ralph Stepp, 88, Hoschton
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Ralph Stepp, age 88 of Hoschton, Georgia who entered into rest Thursday, January 11, 2018.  Mr. Stepp was born in Hoschton, Georg ...

Lumpkin

Philip Lawrence Kichler, 83, Dahlonega
In Loving Memory of Philip Lawrence Kichler June 19, 1935 to January 6, 2018   Philip was born on June 19, 1935 to Frieda and Morris Kichler in Chicago, Illinois.& ...

Other

Theodore Noir Lanning, 65, Decatur
Theodore Noir Lanning, 65 of Decatur, GA, passed away on Thursday, January 11, 2018. He was born on June 4, 1952 in New Castle, PA, the son of George and Esther Noir Lanning who ...

White

John Boss, 93, Helen
John Boss, age 93, of Helen, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, January 11, 2018, following an extended illness.   Mr. Boss was born on December 16, 1924, in Buford, Ge ...
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.