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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Feb 15th, 2018

Banks

Mr. John Milton “Mickey” Galloway age 81 of Homer died Thursday, February 15, 2018 at his residence.  Mr. Galloway was born in Baldwin to the late, Roy and Estelle ...

Dawson

Mr. Philip “Phil” Harold Aubertine, age 76, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday, February 15, 2018.   Mr. Aubertine was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts ...
Rev. Emerson Payne, 86, Dawsonville
Rev. Emerson Payne, age 86, of Dawsonville, GA, passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018. Rev. Payne has pastored several churches in the area. He served in Korea, during his mil ...
Matthew Paul Waldrip, 29, Dawsonville
Matthew Paul Waldrip, 29, of Dawsonville, GA passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville, GA.  He was a life long resident of D ...

Forsyth

Katherine Dural, 68, Cumming
Katherine Dural 68 of Cumming, Ga passed away on February 5, 2018. A service will be held in Florida at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. ...

Gwinnett

Faye Millwood Holman, 85, Buford
Faye Millwood Holman, age 85, of Buford, GA passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty years, Roy Lee Holman; and son, Kim Holman ...

Habersham

Judy Cook, 70, Clarkesville
Judy Cook, age 70, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018.  Mrs. Cook was born on March 10, 1947, in Atlanta, Georgia. She was preceded in dea ...
Helen Dominy Sikes, 94, Cornelia
Helen Dominy Sikes, a longtime resident of both Laurens and Habersham Counties, passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018. She was 94.  Mrs. Sikes was born on August 23, 1 ...

Hall

Christopher David Thronson, 42, Gainesville
Christopher David Thronson, 42, of Gainesville, GA., passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018.   He was born on December 19, 1975 in Pensacola, FL.   A priv ...

Lumpkin

Charles Thomas (Tom) Brown, Ph.D., of Dahlonega, GA and former resident of Atlanta, GA, lost his courageous battle with glioblastoma brain cancer on February 15, 2018. Tom was b ...

White

Sara Lynn McKibben Sledge, age 96 of Sautee, passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018. Mrs. Sledge was born on March 13, 1921, in Edwardsville, Alabama, to the late General Fo ...
Sara Lynn McKibben Sledge, age 96 of Sautee, passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018.  Mrs. Sledge was born on March 13, 1921, in Edwardsville, Alabama, to the late Gene ...
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.