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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Oct 25th, 2018

Forsyth

Betty Jean Day Stone, 81, Cumming
Betty Jean Day Stone, age 81, a lifelong resident of Forsyth County, passed away Thursday, October 25, 2018. She was a well-respected and faithful member of Shiloh United Methodist ...

Gwinnett

Adrian Calmi, 60, Lawrenceville
Adrian Calmi, age 60 of Lawrenceville, GA, died Thursday, October 25, 2018 after a brief illness. Funeral services will be held Sunday, October 28, 2018 at 3 PM at Hamilton Mill Me ...
Sue Meade Franzreb, 87, Johns Creek
Sue Meade Franzreb 87, of John's Creek, Ga. passed away on October 25, 2018. Services will be scheduled at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandso ...

Hall

John K. “Jack” Cotton, 91, Gainesville
Mr. John K. “Jack” Cotton age 91 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Thursday October 25, 2018 at Bell Minor Nursing Home following an extended illness. Memorial serv ...
Donna Jean Haynes Farmer, 87, Gainesville
Donna Jean Haynes Farmer, age 87, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, October 25, 2018 at The Gardens of Gainesville. Graveside services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday Oc ...
Lydia Henderson Balls, 83, Flowery Branch
Lydia Henderson Balls, age 83, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Thursday, October 25, 2018. She was preceded in death by husband, Donald Eugene Balls. Mrs. Balls is survived by ch ...
Rachel Whitmire Helton, 74, Gainesville
Rachel Whitmire Helton, 74 of Gainesville reached her heavenly home on Thursday, October 25, 2018.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert, “Jr” Helt ...

Jackson

Cody Wayne Chambers, 54, Jefferson
Cody Wayne Chambers, age 54, of Jefferson, GA passed away Thursday, October 25, 2018. He is survived by his wife of thirty-five years, Phyllis Williams Chambers, Jefferson; childre ...
William Connley Crumley, 62, Commerce
William Connley Crumley, age 62 of Commerce, GA passed away Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018. Born on Dec. 18, 1955 in Commerce, GA he was the son of the late William Daniel and Joyce Ha ...

Other

Calvin Cosson, 63, Comer
Calvin Cosson age 63 of Comer, GA passed away Thursday Oct. 25, 2018 at the Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital.   Mr. Cosson was born September 10, 1955 in Defuniak Spr ...

Stephens

Mrs. Lynda Elaine Brawner Sellers, age 68 of Lovell Road, Toccoa passed away Thursday, October 25, 2018 at Pruitt Health of Toccoa. A daughter of the late Herman and Lula Robert ...
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.