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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Feb 3rd, 2018

Forsyth

Melissa Diane Davis, 45, Cumming
Melissa Diane Davis, 45 of Cumming, GA passed away on February 3, 2018. She was a proud member of the United States Navy and will be missed greatly by all who knew her. The f ...

Hall

Edith Bradford Ergle, 94, Gainesville
Edith Bradford Ergle, age 94, of Gainesville, GA, passed away on Saturday February 3rd, 2018, at Abbey Hospice in Social Circle, GA. Born in Dahlonega, GA on September 9, 1923, she ...
J.B. Mitchell, 99, Flowery Branch
J. B. Mitchell, age 99, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Saturday, February 3, 2018. He was preceded in death by his wife of fifty-five years, Frances Beck Mitchell; parents, C ...
Jack Thomas Pierce, 71, Gainesville
Jack Thomas Pierce, 71 of Gainesville passed away Saturday February 3, 2018. Born in Atlanta, Georgia, Mr. Pierce had lived in Hall County for a number of years.  He was th ...

Jackson

Hazel McNeal a life long resident of Jackson County, passed away peacefully on February 3, 2018 at the age of 93. Ms. McNeal was preceded in death by her husband, son-in-law, tw ...

Other

Harold W. White, 83, Social Circle formerly of Buford
Harold W. White, age 83, of Social Circle, GA formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, February 3, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas W. and Odessa White; ...

Stephens

Alford Harold Heaton, 80, Toccoa
Mr. Alford Harold Heaton, age 80 of 97 Brady Street, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Saturday, February 3, 2018 at his residence. A son of the late Cohen and Loudelia Ivester Heaton ...

White

Mary Catherine Sheppard, 78, Cleveland
Mary Catherine Sheppard, age 78 of Cleveland, passed away on Saturday, February 3, 2018. Mrs. Sheppard was born on July 26, 1939 in Steubenville, Ohio, to the late Charles Sr. a ...
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.