clear
Wednesday December 19th, 2018 8:45AM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Nov 7th, 2018

Forsyth

David Malcolm Jackson, 74, Cumming
David Malcolm Jackson, 74, of Cumming passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018.  A retired educator, he was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather and brother. Survivors i ...

Gwinnett

Elizabeth Brooks Langston, age 80, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018.  Her husband of 61 years passed away just 10 days later.  Frank Thomas Langston, ...

Habersham

Thomas Reams Johnson, 82, Cornelia
Thomas Reams Johnson, age 82, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, November 7, 2018. Mr. Johnson was born on December 17, 1935 in Warrenton, Georgia to the late ...
Jimmy Reynolds, 80, Cornelia
Jimmy Reynolds, age 80, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, November 7, 2018. Mr. Reynolds was born on May 7, 1938, in Gainesville, Georgia. He was a retired carpent ...

Hall

Dawn “Dawny” Caroline Neff, 49, Flowery Branch
Funeral services will be held Wednesday November 14, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at Ward’s Funeral Home for Dawn “Dawny” Caroline Neff, 49, of Flowery Branch.  Th ...
JoAnn McNeil Dyer, 87, Gainesville
JoAnn McNeil Dyer, 87, died Wednesday, November 7, 2018 in Gainesville.  Born September 4, 1931 in Benton Arkansas, she was the daughter of the late Lee Romine and Lois Antoni ...
Chris Mangum, 53, Lula
Chris Mangum, age 53, of Lula, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, November 7, 2018. Mr. Mangum was born on September 30, 1965, in Anderson, South Carolina; a son of the late Jam ...
Lt. Col. Richard D. Snyder, 93, Gainesville
Lt. Col. Richard D. Snyder (USAR Retired), 93, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, November 4, 2018 following an extended illness. Born in Bedford, Iowa and reared in the small t ...
Mary Frederick Whitehead, 85, Gainesville
Mr. Francis Fredrick Whitehead 85, of Gainesville, Ga passes away on November 7, 2018. He is survived by his wife Joan Whitehead. Children; Sharon Dennis (William), Glenn Whi ...
F. Robert "Bob" Zimmer, Jr., 69, Flowery Branch
Mr. F. Robert “Bob” Zimmer, Jr., age 69, of Flowery Branch passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Monday, November 12, 2018 in ...

Jackson

Virginia Nelson Anding (“Gini”) La Charité, formerly of Lexington/Nicholasville, KY, Middleton, WI, and Saint Augustine, FL, died November, 7, 2018 at age 81 at ...
Carolyn S. Stacy, 76, Hoschton
Mrs. Carolyn S. Stacy, age 76, of Hoschton passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at her residence, surrounded by her family. A Celebration of Life will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, ...

Lumpkin

Mildred Elizabeth Grizzle, 83, Dahlonega
Mrs. Mildred Elizabeth Grizzle, age 83, passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018.  Mildred was born October 23, 1935 to the late Edgar Clinton and Etta Lee Young Mitchell. ...

Stephens

Ruby Clark Franklin, 87, Toccoa
Mrs. Ruby Clark Franklin, age 87 of Rosedale Street, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at her residence. A daughter of the late Earl and Pauline Bobo Clark, she was ...
Actress and director Penny Marshall dies at age 75
'Laverne & Shirley' star and movie director Penny Marshall has died at age 75
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