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Local Obits for Fri. Feb 16th, 2018

Banks

Thurston Dodd, 79, Lula
Thurston Dodd, age 79 of Lula, Georgia passed away on Friday, February 16, 2018. Born in Alto, Georgia on October 6, 1938, he was a son of the late Travis and Esther Coley Dodd. ...

Dawson

Ila Mae Phillips, 91, Dawsonville
Ila Mae Phillips, 91, of Dawsonville passed away Friday February 16, 2018 at Grandview Healthcare Center following a period of declining health. Born October 26, 1926 in Waycros ...
Claudine Dimitroff, 88, Dawsonville
Claudine Dimitroff, 88, of Dawsonville passed away Friday February 16, 2018 at Phoenix Cove Assisted Living following a period of declining health. Born September 27, 1929 in Lo ...
Charles (Chuck) R. Leveille, 93, Dawsonville
Charles (Chuck) R. Leveille, 93, of Dawsonville, formerly of Cleveland, TN peacefully passed away February 16, 2018 at North Georgia Assisted Living surrounded by his family.  ...

Habersham

Jean Webster Berry, 80, Mt. Airy
Jean Webster Berry, age 80, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, passed away on Friday, February 16, 2018.   Mrs. Berry was born on May 26, 1937, in Spartanburg, South Carolina; a daug ...
Lois Morgan Franklin, 96, Mt. Airy
Lois Morgan Franklin, age 96, of Mount Airy, Georgia, went to be with The Lord on Friday, February 16, 2018. Mrs. Franklin was born on August 12, 1921 in Carnesville, Georgi ...
Maude Gragg Gosnell, 87, Clarkesville
Funeral services for Maude Gragg Gosnell, age 87, of Clarkesville will be held at 2:00 PM on Sunday, February 18, 2018 at Hillside Memorial Chapel.  Rev. Larry Free, Rev. Tom ...

Hall

Jean Ann Chandler, 72, Gainesville
Jean Ann Chandler, 72, of Gainesville, GA. passed away Friday, February 16, 2018 peacefully in her sleep following an extended illness. Born in Coventry, England on February 3, ...
Lawrence Dupree “Silver Fox” London age 80 of Murrayville passed away Friday Feb. 16, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.   Mr. London was born May ...
Carolyn Jane Grantham Mangum, 82, Gainesville
Carolyn Jane Grantham Mangum, 82, of Gainesville passed away Friday, February 16, 2018. Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA  30504 is in ch ...
Iris Sutt, 89, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Iris Sutt, age 89, of Flowery Branch passed away Friday, February 16, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton, surrounded by her family. Funeral Services ...

Jackson

Alice Faye Caudell Wilbanks, age 74 of Hoschton, Georgia and formerly of Banks County, passed away on Friday, February 16, 2018. Born in Homer, Georgia on August 17, 1943, she w ...

Lumpkin

Jack Herbert Willis, 90, Dahlonega
Mr. Jack Herbert Willis, age 90, of Dahlonega, passed away Friday, February 16, 2018. Mr. Willis was born on June 8, 1927 to the late Dewey Willis and Margaret Mae Tillery Skipp ...
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.