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Local Obits for Sun. Nov 18th, 2018

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Michael Kenneth York, 35, Statham
Michael Kenneth York of Statham, GA  passed away November 18, 2018 Michael was born the son of Victor and Nancy York of Clayton Georgia on  May 12, 1983.  He g ...

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Maretta Gibson, 79, Cumming
Maretta Gibson 79, of Cumming passed away on November 18, 2018.  She is survived by her children; Cynthia Solis, Sherrie Salinas, and Shelly Haughland. 6 grandchildren, 7 ...
Larry Havard Jackson, 58, Cumming
Larry Havard Jackson, 58, of Cumming passed away Sunday, November 18, 2018.  Larry was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church and is preceded in death by his father, Louie Jacks ...
Shineea Evette McDonald, age 38, of Cumming, Georgia passed away Sunday, November 18, 2018. Memorial services will be at 1 pm, Saturday December 1, 2018 in the Chapel of McDonald a ...
Mary Pryor Winn, 95, Suwanee
Mary Pryor Winn passed away peacefully Sunday evening on November18th, 2018 in Suwanee, GA at the age of 95.   She was born June 28, 1923 in Whitwell, TN to Frederick Hue ...

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Shiretta Nivens Dyer, 74, Cornelia
  Shiretta Nivens Dyer, age 74, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Sunday, November 18, 2018. Ms. Dyer was born on November 2, 1944 in Wichita, Kansas to the late Joh ...
Funeral services for Lt. Col. Charles “Chuck” Medlock, Jr., age 83 of Clarkesville will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, November 24, 2018 at Hillside Memorial Chapel.&nbs ...
Somchit Bannavong, 80, Cornelia
Somchit Bannavong, age 80, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Sunday, November 18, 2018. Mrs. Bannavong was born on May 5, 1938 in Thailand. She was a member of the Habersham C ...
Skye Arielle Patterson, 24, Demorest
Skye Arielle Patterson, 24 of Demorest passed away Sunday November 18, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mrs. Patterson was a gra ...

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JoAnn Evans Rogers, 75, Gainesville
JoAnn Evans Rogers, age 75, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, November 18, 2018.  Mrs. Rogers had a very sweet soul.  She loved crafts and antiques.  She was also k ...
Debbie Sue Weaver, 58, Lula
Debbie Sue Weaver age 58 of Lula, died Sunday November 18, 2018 at a private nursing home. Funeral Services are scheduled for 4 pm Wednesday November 21, 2018 at the Little Davenpo ...
Grace Marie Anthony, 80, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Grace Marie Anthony, age 80, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday November 18th, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton, surrounded by her family. Funeral Ma ...
Charles Rich, Jr., 76, Gainesville
Funeral services for Charles Rich, Jr., 76, of  Gainesville will be held Wednesday November 20, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Ward’s Funeral Home. Rev. Steve Dyer will officiate ...

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Jason V. Waters, 42, Dahlonega
Jason V. Waters, 42, of Dahlonega, formerly of Dawsonville passed away Sunday November 18, 2018. Jason was born March 7, 1976 to the late James and Betty Waters.  He worked ...

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Mrs. Bernice I. Woods Medlin, age 98 of Toccoa passed away Sunday, November 18, 2018 at Pruitt Health of Toccoa. A daughter of the late Walter and Julie Heaton Woods, she was bo ...

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Robert Douglas Black, 66, Cleveland
  Robert Douglas Black, age 66 of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday, November 18, 2018. Mr. Black was born on February 17, 1952, in Lithonia, Georgia, to the late Ernest ...
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.