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Local Obits for Tue. Oct 9th, 2018

Forsyth

John “J.C.” Jones, 85, Cumming
John “J.C.” Jones, age 85, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Tuesday, October 9, 2018. J.C. was born in Forsyth County in 1933, to the late Charlie and Sarah Jones. He was ...

Habersham

Fairy “Jackie” Gilliland Martin, 90, passed away on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at Asbury House Hospice. Jackie was born on October 8, 1928 in Belzoni, MS to James &ldq ...

Hall

Pauline Griffin, 91, Clermont
Pauline Griffin, age 91 of Clermont died on October 9, 2018.  Funeral Services will be held on Monday, October 15, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel of Strickland Funeral ...
Lucio Molina-Galvan, 24, Gainesville
Lucio Molina-Galvan, age 24 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at Emory Hospital.           Funeral servic ...
Ofelia Torres, 47, Gainesville
Ofelia Torres, age 47, passed away on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 surrounded by her loved ones at her home in Gainesville, GA after battling stomach cancer. Mrs. Torres was born Dece ...
Homer Lawrence Truelove, 88, Gainesville
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Thursday October 11, 2018 at Ward’s Funeral Home Chapel for Homer Lawrence Truelove, age 88 of Gainesville. The Rev. Leon Thompso ...

Jackson

Ms. Beverly Jean Farmer Adams AlDeen, age 74, of Nicholson, GA died Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at Kindred Hospice.  Ms. AlDeen was born in Athens to the late Elman and Jean Anth ...

White

Annie McColl Lay, 72, Cleveland
Mrs. Annie McColl Lay, age 72, of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, October 9, 2018. Mrs. Lay was born in Glasgow, Scotland to the late James and Mary Bowman Thomson.  She wa ...
Urania Henderson Chastain, 87, Cleveland
Daisy Urania Henderson Chastain, age 87 of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, October 9, 2018. Mrs. Chastain was born April 27, 1931 in White County to the late John Henry Henderso ...
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.