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Local Obits for Sat. Oct 13th, 2018

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Donna Jean Sandiford, 54, Winder
Donna Jean Sandiford, age 54, of Winder, GA passed away on Saturday, October 13, 2018.  She was preceded in death by her brother, Anthony Wayne Thomason.  She is survived ...
Buford (Mac) Evans, 41, Winder
Buford “Mac” Evans, age 41, of Winder, GA passed away on Thursday, October 11, 2018. He was preceded in death by his father, Jesse Lee Evans; and mother, Susan Harwell ...

Dawson

Pauline Jones Bagley, 69, Dawsonville
Pauline Jones Bagley, age 69, of Dawsonville (Lumpkin County) passed away Saturday, October 13, 2018 at her residence following a period of declining health.  Born Augus ...
Sandra J. Wright, 72, Dawsonville
Sandra J. Wright, age 72 of Dawsonville, formerly of Jackson, GA, passed away Saturday, October 13, 2018 at her residence. She was of the Baptist faith. Sandra graduated from R. E. ...

Forsyth

Mary Schneider, 95, Alpharetta
Mary Schneider 95, of Alpharetta, Ga passed away on October 13, 2018. Funeral services will be held on October 29, in Louisiana. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonalda ...

Gwinnett

Lindsey Langham Henson, 29, Loganville
Mrs. Lindsey Langham Henson, age 29, of Loganville passed away Saturday, October 13, 2018. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 17, 2018 in the Chapel of Memor ...

Habersham

  Sandra M. Wood, age 71, wife of Claude B. Wood, passed away on October 13th, 2018 at her home in Habersham County. Visitation will be held Saturday November 3rd, 2018 ...

Hall

James Christopher Manus, 41, Gainesville
  Mr. James Christopher Manus, 41 James Christopher Manus, 41, of Gainesville passed away October 13, 2018. Funeral services will be held at a later date. Born on ...
Kathryn Watkins, 93, Gainesville
Kathryn Watkins died at the age of 93 on October 13, 2018, in her home in Gainesville, Georgia.  Services will be held at 4:00 on October 27th at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church ...
Jerry Deano Wilson, 51, Murrayville
Jerry Deano Wilson, 51 of Murrayville Georgia, died Saturday October 13, 2018 at Emory Hospital in Atlanta. Born in Gainesville, Georgia, Mr. Wilson had lived in Gainesville al ...
Donna Jean Akins, 54, Gainesville
Donna Jean Akins, 54, of Gainesville passed away Friday, October 12, 2018.  A longtime server, Donna worked for 21 years at the Midway Meal House. She was a loving daughter, w ...
Lynne Maelene Brooks Died Oct. 12, 2018   Lynne, 89, was born on Nov. 12, 1928 in San Antonio, Texas. She passed peacefully after a long illness. She was a renowned H ...
Thomas Bradley “Brad” Garrett, 29, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, October 13, 2018 following injuries in an automobile accident. Funeral services will be held ...
Janice Marie Saine Thompson, 65, of Chicopee passed away Wednesday, October 10, 2018 following a brief illness. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, October 1 ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Leon Douglas “Ponchie” Beck, age 76 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, October 13, 2018.  Mr. ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Thomas Patrick “Tom” Whitehead, age 66, of Hoschton, Georgia, who passed away Saturday, October 13, 2018 in Hoschton, ...

Stephens

Mrs. Karen Ann Ivester Pilgrim, age 56 of Pittman Road, Toccoa passed away Saturday, October 13, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A daughter of the late Johnny and ...

White

John Lynn Burrow, 76, Cleveland
It is with great sadness that the family of John Lynn Burrow, age 76, of Cleveland announces his death on October 13, 2018 following period of declining health.  Born May ...
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.