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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Nov 20th, 2018

Forsyth

George Guy McDearmon, Jr. November 29, 1924 – November 20, 2018 Today we celebrate the life of a man, who in the presence of Jesus, is more alive right now than he' ...
George McDonald, Cumming
George McDonald, beloved husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and brother, passed away Sunday, November 18, 2018 after a battle with cardiovascular disease. George was b ...

Gwinnett

Lois Rosalyn Hauff, 97, Buford
Mrs. Lois Rosalyn Hauff, age 97, of Buford, GA was escorted into Heaven by God’s angels (Luke 16:22) on Tuesday, Nov 20th, 2018. A selfless, dedicated and abundantly loving C ...
Barbara Austin Knox, 81, Buford
Barbara Austin Knox, age 81, of Buford, GA passed away Tuesday, November 20, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-six years, Robert “Bob” Knox. Mrs. ...
Veronica Lyne Nunely, 53, Buford
Veronica Lyne Nunely, age 53, of Buford, GA passed away Tuesday, November 20, 2018. She was preceded in death by her father, Grady Emory and mother, Blondine Darby Emory. Ms. Nunle ...

Habersham

Jack Farley, 60, Clarkesville
Jack Farley, age 60, of Clarkesville, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, November 20, 2018. Mr. Farley was born on February 28, 1958, in Birmingham, Alabama. He was p ...
Nikola Jeane Preusser, age 54, passed away on Friday, November 16, 2018 after a two-year battle with cancer.  She is preceded in death by her parents Monta “Mike” ...

Hall

Maudell “Dell” Huey, 89, Gainesville
Dell Huey, age 89, died November 20, 2018. A native of Gainesville, GA, she moved to Atlanta as a young woman where she met the love of her life, Harold Huey. Dell and Harold were ...
Samuel Lamar Collins, 74, Braselton
Samuel Lamar Collins, 74 of Braselton passed away Tuesday November 20, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, 355 Dawso ...
Mrs. Brenda Smith McDonald Masters age 74 of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday November 20, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral serv ...
Hazel Geneva Ward, 80, Gainesville
Mrs. Hazel Geneva Ward age 80 of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday November 20, 2018 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday ...

Lumpkin

Norman Augustus Bell, Jr, 81, Dahlonega
Norman Augustus Bell, Jr.  Age 81, went to be with our Lord on Monday Nov. 19, 2018. Born in Lumpkin Co. to the late Norman Sr. and Kate Bell, December 10, 1936. Norman (Junio ...
Rebecca Bowens Watson, 69, Dahlonega
Mrs. Rebecca Bowens Watson, age 69, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday, November 20, 2018. Rebecca was born in Columbus, GA on July 9, 1949 to the late Jimmie Tobie and Mary Lee ...

White

Regina Ann Howard, 82, Cleveland
Regina Ann Howard, age 82 of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, November 20, 2018. No services will be held. Barrett Funeral Home, Cleveland. 
John Gordon Leggett, 66, Cleveland
John Gordon Leggett, age 66 of Cleveland, passed away on Tuesday, November 20, 2018. Mr. Leggett was born on September 26, 1952, in West Palm Beach, Florida, to Marjorie Coker L ...
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.