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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Dec 2nd, 2018

Banks

Myrtle Poole Lewallen, 91, Baldwin
Myrtle Poole Lewallen, age 91, of the Hollingsworth Community in Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on December 2, 2018. Mrs. Lewallen was born August 4, 1927 to the late Wilson ...

Barrow

Patricia Scarbrough, 72, Winder
Patricia Scarbrough, age 72, of Winder passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018.  Patricia loved meeting people.  Her hobbies were reading, traveling, arts and crafts.&n ...
Jorge Arango, 84, Winder
  Mr. Jorge Arango, 84 of Winder passed away December 2, 2018. A memorial service will be held by the family at a later date. Memorial Park Funeral Home Braselton Chapel, ...
Kolebi Dylan Baxter, 14, Winder
Kolebi Dylan Baxter, age 14, of Winder, GA, passed away on Sunday, December 2, 2018 at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Kolebi was born in Gainesville, GA, in 2004 to Devin ...

Forsyth

Fred Lee Stephenson, 87, Cumming
Fred Lee Stephenson, Jr., age 87, of Cumming, Georgia passed away, Sunday, December 2, 2018. Mr. Stephenson is preceded in death by his wife Laura Sheffield Stephenson. He is su ...
Betty Floyd Wheeler, 83, Cumming
  Betty Floyd Wheeler, age 83, of Cumming, GA, a Forsyth county native, passed away after an extended illness on Sunday, December 2, 2018. Betty was born in 1935, to ...

Gwinnett

Earl Lockhart, 85, Sugar Hill
Earl Lockhart, age 85, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018. He is survived by his wife of Fifty-seven years, Janice Lockhart, Sugar Hill, GA; Children, Jack ...

Habersham

Clifton Avery Stroud, 86, Baldwin
Clifton Avery Stroud, age 86, of Habersham County, GA, died Sunday, December 2, 2018 from complications of a stroke in October.  Avery was born on June 4, 1932 to the late ...
Helmut Paul Feller, 84, Alto
Helmut Paul Feller, age 84 of Alto, Georgia passed away on Sunday, December 2, 2018 following an extended illness. Born in Berlin, Germany on January 02, 1934, he was a son of t ...

Hall

John Richard Ingrisano, 68, Gainesville
Mr. John Richard Ingrisano, 68 of Gainesville passed away Sunday December 2, 2018 at his residence Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday December 8, 2018 at the ...
Margaret Frances Roberts, 82, Gainesville
Margaret Frances Roberts, 82, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018 at her residence following a period of declining health. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 ...
Remona Irene Tackett, 71, Gainesville
Mrs. Remona Irene Tackett, age 71, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018 at her residence, surrounded by her family. Memorial Services will be 1:00 p.m., ...
Linda Susan Arrington, 69, Gainesville
Linda Susan Arrington, 69, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018 following a sudden illness. A memorial service will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, December 7, 20 ...
Howard Lee Carnes, 83, Gainesville
  Howard Lee Carnes, age 83, of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018. Mr. Carnes was born in Forsyth County to the late Soloman Robert and Margaret Self Car ...

Lumpkin

Dorothy Gail Hall, 58, Dahlonega
Mrs. Dorothy Gail Hall, age 58, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018. Gail was born in Atlanta on October 21, 1960. She was preceded in death by her dad Robert Fiel ...

Other

Billy Hugh Sellers, 63, Danielsville
  Mr. Billy Hugh Sellers, age 63 of Danielsville died Sunday, December 2, 2018 at St. Mary’s Hospice House.  Mr. Sellers was born in Commerce to the late, Fletch ...
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