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Local Obits for Mon. Oct 29th, 2018

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Earl Ford Gowder, Jr., 71, Winder
Earl Ford Gowder, Jr., age 71, of Winder passed away Monday, October 29, 2018. The family will receive friends 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm Saturday, November 3, 2018 at Lawson Funeral Home ...
Delores Charlotte Wielkie, 70, Bethlehem
Delores Charlotte Wielkie, age 70, of Bethlehem passed away Monday, October 29, 2108. Graveside services will be held 11:00 am Monday, November 12, 2018 at The City of Auburn Cemet ...

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Kathryn "Rene" Frix, 92, Cumming
Kathryn "Rene" Frix, 92, of Cumming passed away Monday, October 29, 2018.  Kathryn was a member of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church and is preceded in death by her husband, ...

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Carol Berryman Stowe, 88, Buford
Carol Berryman Stowe, age 88 of Buford, GA, died Monday, October 29, 2018 after a sudden illness. Funeral services will be held Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 11 AM at Hamilton Mill ...
Norma Jean Swank, 76, Sugar Hill
NORMA JEAN SWANK (1942-2018) Jeanne Swank was born Norma Jean Walchak in Columbus, Ohio, on May 26, 1942. She was adopted as a newborn by her parents, Frank and Ruth Spence, who p ...

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Randall Foster, 68, Alto
Randall Foster, age 68, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Monday, October 29, 2018. Mr. Foster was born on September 15, 1950, in Clarkesville, Georgia, to the late James B. Fost ...
John Buford Ward, 94, Mt. Airy
John Buford Ward, age 94 of Mt. Airy, passed away on Monday, October 29, 2018. Born in Demorest, Georgia on April 22, 1924, he was the son of the late Frankie Surie Waldrip. Mr. ...

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Nellie Collins Edge, 86, Gainesville
Ms. Nellie Collins Edge, age 86 of Gainesville passed away October 29, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville. No Services will be held. Ms. Edge was bo ...
Jerry Harrison Forrester, 72, Gainesville
Jerry Harrison Forrester, 72, of Gainesville passed away Monday, October 29, 2018 following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday October ...
Alison Elaine Haas, 61, Gainesville
Alison Elaine Haas (61) reached the end of her worldly journey in the early hours of October 29, after a short illness from colon cancer.  She was born in Midland, Michigan Se ...
DiAnn Perry, 81, Gainesville
Ms. DiAnn Perry, age 81 of Gainesville, passed away on October 29, 2018. A memorial service will be held at 2:00pm on November 3, 2018 at Memorial Park North Riverside Chapel. R ...

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Margie JoAnn Milum, 51, Dahlonega
  Mrs. Margie JoAnn Milum, age 51, of Dahlonega passed away Monday, October 29, 2018 from injuries sustained an automobile accident.  JoAnn was born in Hall County ...
Annie Sue Wiley, 80, Dahlonega
I would like to announce the death of Annie Sue Wiley age 80 of Dahlonega. Annie Sue Jones Wiley went into the arms of Jesus on October 29, 2018. Annie Sue Wiley was a Christian an ...

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Amory Lynn Martin, age 46, passed away on October 29, 2018. Amory was an electrician by trade, and worked for many years in the construction industry. Amory was very active in t ...

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Mr. Kenneth “Shorty” Roger Adams, age 77 of Herald Drive, Toccoa passed away Monday, October 29, 2018 at his residence. A son of the late Grover and Jewell Ballenger ...
Alvin Douglas Dooley, 61, Toccoa
Alvin Douglas Dooley, Sr., age 61, of Toccoa, Georgia, passed away on Monday, October 29, 2018. Mr. Dooley was born on April 30, 1957, in Banks County, Georgia. He was preceded ...

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Dustin Mark Dyer, 29, Cleveland
Dustin Mark Dyer, age 29 of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, October 29, 2018. Mr. Dyer was born on January 2, 1989, in Gainesville, Georgia, to Bobby Ray Dyer, Jr. and Leah Va ...
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.