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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Feb 11th, 2018

Banks

Macklen Joy Whatley Cummings, age 87 of Lula, passed away Sunday, February 11, 2018, at her residence.    Born in Holly Pond, Alabama on November 2, 1930, she was a ...
Mrs. Rosemary Gicker, age 61, of Homer, GA died Saturday, February 10, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  Mrs. Gicker was born in Newnan to Rosa Hardeman Reed of Homer ...
Ronald Edward Jones, 70, Homer
  Ronald Edward Jones, age 70 of Homer, passed away Sunday, February 11, 2018, at Northridge Medical Center. Born in Gwinnett County on March 24, 1947, he was a son of t ...

Barrow

Tony Francis Picklesimer, age 58, of Winder passed away Sunday, February 11, 2018. He loved anything  outdoors including hunting and fishing. Tony was a ve ...

Forsyth

Anthony Lavane Taylor, 44, Cumming
Anthony Lavane Taylor 44, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on February 11, 2018. No services are scheduled at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. ...

Gwinnett

David R. Johnson, 77, Lilburn
David R. Johnson, age 77, of Lilburn, GA passed away on Sunday, February 11, 2018. He is survived by his wife of three and a half years, Marilyn Johnson, Lilburn, GA; children, Mar ...

Habersham

James Ralph Galloway, 73, Cornelia
James Ralph “Jim” Galloway, age 73 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Sunday, February 11, 2018 at his residence following an extended illness. Born in Blairsv ...
Dennis White, 62, Alto
  Dennis White, age 62, of Alto, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, February 11, 2018, following an extended illness. Mr. White was born on August 16, 1955, ...

Hall

David Houston Buchanan, 62, Gainesville
David Houston Buchanan, age 62, passed away on Sunday, February 11, 2018. Memorial services will be held Saturday February 17, 2018 at 3 p.m. at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Chu ...
Geneva Deal Evans, 96, Gainesville
Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Thursday February 15, 2018 at Ward’s Funeral Home Chapel for Geneva Deal Evans, age 96 of Gainesville. Interment will ...
Dr. Raymond Mayfield Farmer, 83, Gainesville formerly of Anderson, SC
Dr. Raymond Mayfield Farmer, of Gainesville, GA., formerly of Anderson, SC, died Sunday, February 11, at Lanier Village Estates retirement community in Gainesville, GA, his ho ...

Jackson

Sherman Lee Allen, 85, Pendergrass
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Sherman Lee Allen, age 85, of Pendergrass, Georgia, who entered into rest, Sunday, February 11, 2018. Mr. Allen was born in Gainesv ...

Other

Mrs. Hilda Francine Bradley, age 84, of Hull, GA died Sunday, February 11, 2018 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mrs. Bradley was born in Commerce to the late Olcy ...

White

Thad Benedict Rudd Jr., 51, Cleveland
Thad Benedict Rudd Jr., age 51, died suddenly on Sunday while traveling in the Philippines with his wife of 29 years, Terisita Mendoza Rudd. He was a man of great faith, dedicated ...
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.