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Local Obits for Sat. Nov 24th, 2018


Richard Kevin Blair, 66, Auburn
Richard Kevin Blair, age 66, of Auburn, GA passed away Saturday, November 24, 2018. He was preceded by his parents,  Samuel and Oma Counts Blair. He is survived by his daughte ...
Mitchell Morton, 55, Statham
Mitchell Morton, age 55 of Statham, GA and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, November 24, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Bertie J. Morton. He ...


Donald Charles Heber, 83, Cumming
Mr. Donald Charles Heber 83, of Cumming, Ga passed away on November 24, 2018. Mr. Heber was a proud member of the United States Navy. He is survived by his loving wife Darlen ...
Mary Kathryn “Mama Better” Ledbetter, age 99, of Cumming, passed away Saturday, November 24, 2018. Mama Better was the oldest member of New Harmony Baptist Church. She ...
Tommy Lynn Smith, 59, Cumming
Tommy Lynn (5 Toe’s) Smith, age 59, of Cumming, passed away Saturday, November 24, 2018. 5 Toe’s enjoyed life to the fullest and a very caring and giving person. He was ...


Ricky Keith Jenkins, 66, Clarkesville
Ricky Keith Jenkins, age 66 of Clarkesville, passed away on Saturday, November 24, 2018. Born on September 4, 1952, he was a son of the late Rupert and Lucy Nicholson Jenkins.&n ...


Geraldine L. Braswell, 94, Gainesville
Mrs. Geraldine "Geri" L. Braswell, 94 of Gainesville passed away Saturday November 24, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A native of Metter, Ga., Mrs. Br ...
Charles Thomas Dennard, Sr., 78, Gainesville
Mr. Charles Thomas Dennard, Sr., age 78 of Gainesville, passed away on November 24, 2018. A Celebration of Life service will be held at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at t ...
Irma Ramirez Hernandez, 56, Oakwood
Irma Ramirez Hernandez age 56 of Oakwood, Ga. died Saturday November 24, 2018 at the N.E. Ga. Medical Center.   Irma was born in Durango, Mexico, she was a homemaker and ...
Mirna Magdalena Palacios-Garcia, 44, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, November 24, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A Funeral service will be held on Monday, Novemb ...


Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Shirley Fay Wood Satterfield, age 82 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, November 24, 2018.  Mrs. Satterfield ...
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.