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

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William Bennett Good, 64, Winder
William Bennett Good, age 64, of Winder passed away Saturday, March 3, 2018. He enjoyed all kinds of sports especially football and baseball. William loved his family and work ...

Gwinnett

Ruth Lynn Hallford Banks, 82, Sugar Hill
Ruth Lynn Hallford Banks, age 82, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Saturday, March 3, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of twenty-nine years, Dallas Clifton Banks, Jr. ...
Edwin K. Jones, 82, Buford
Edwin K. Jones, age 82, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, March 3, 2018. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Tammy Jones; parents, H. Clinton and Ara Higgins Jones; s ...

Habersham

Betty Sisk, Demorest
  Betty Sisk of Mt. Airy was given a grand entrance into the eternal Kingdom of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, March 3, 2018. Mrs. Sisk was a daughter of the late Lar ...

Hall

Marilyn Bennett, 80, Gainesville
Marilyn Bennett, 80, passed away Saturday, March 3, 2018 surrounded by her family at Hospice Legacy House in Ocala, FL.  They resided in Ocala for several years after retireme ...
Freddie Hershel Williams, 59, Gainesville
Freddie Hershel Williams, Jr., 59, of Gainesville, GA., passed away Saturday, March 3, 2018 following an extended illness. A memorial service will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesda ...

Jackson

James Walter Eubanks, Sr. age 82 of Commerce passed away Saturday March 3, 2018 at Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital. Mr. Eubanks was born October 21, 1935 in Homer to the late ...
Lorine Bond McConnell, 82, Maysville
Mrs. Lorine Bond McConnell, age 82, of Maysville died Saturday, March 3, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton.  Mrs. McConnell was born in Danielsville to the la ...

Lumpkin

Donald Martin DeHart, 76, Dahlonega
Donald Martin DeHart, age 76 of Dahlonega passed away Saturday, March 3, 2018. Mr. DeHart was born May 20, 1941 in Robbinsville, NC to the late Fred James DeHart and Rosie L. Pr ...

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Thomas "Sam" Chandler Pittman "The Mule Man", age 62, of Royston passed away Saturday, March 3, 2018. The family will receive friends 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Sun ...

Stephens

Mrs. Doris Fennell Flanagan Rumsey, age 89. Of West Currahee Street in Toccoa went to be with The Lord on Saturday, March 3, 2018. She passed away at Stephens County Hospital in To ...

White

Joseph (Joe) Phillip Boyd, Sr., age 99, of Cleveland passed away Saturday March 3, 2018. Mr. Boyd was born in Henry County Georgia the son of the late William Green and Sally Hu ...
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.