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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Mar 30th, 2018

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  Dr. Bobbie Gene Lanier, MD, 79 of Cumming, GA passed away on Friday March 30, 2018. Arrangements are pending at this time.  A memorial service will be scheduled f ...
Billy Jack Shelton, 77, Cumming
Billy Jack Shelton, 77, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Friday, March 30, 2018. He was born in Scottsboro, AL on August 3, 1940 the son of Rufus Clay and Lula Mae Johnston Shelto ...
Edward K. Wooke, 84, Cumming
Edward K. Wooke, age 84, of Cumming, passed away Friday, March 30, 2018. He was a United States Airforce Pilot and was a Commercial Pilot with Eastern Airlines and a retired Flight ...

Habersham

Tony Wade, 76, Alto
Tony Wade, age 76, of Alto, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Friday, March 30, 2018, following an extended illness. Mr. Wade was born on July 2, 1941, in Baldwin, Georgia, t ...

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Rebecca Marie Chapman, 39, Gainesville
Rebecca Marie Chapman, 39, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away March 30, 2018. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 5, 2018 at Memor ...
Jerry Elizabeth House, 77, Gainesville
Jerry Elizabeth House, 77, of Gainesville, passed away Friday March 30, 2018. Mrs. House was born August 7, 1940 in Clarkesville, GA to the late Claud D. and Dorothy Hughes.  ...
Mildred Arlene Shepp, 83, Gainesville
Mildred Arlene Shepp, age 83 of Gainesville, passed away peacefully on March 30, 2018. She was born June 21, 1934 in Vincennes, Indiana to the late Herbert and Ernestine Snyder. In ...
Dorothy “Dot” Teale, 96, Gainesville
Dorothy “Dot” Teale, 96, passed away in her WillowBrooke Court residence at Lanier Village Estates, Gainesville, GA on Saturday, March 17, 2018. She is predeceased by h ...

Jackson

Judy Faye Roberts, 57, Commerce
Judy Faye Roberts, age 57 of Commerce, GA passed away Friday, March 30, 2018.   Born on June 19, 1960 in Commerce, GA, she was the daughter of the late Gene and Jeanette ...

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Roger E. Bray, Sr.,, 63, Colbert
Roger E. Bray, Sr., age 63 of Colbert, GA passed away Tuesday, March 27, 2018.   Born on Oct. 2, 1954 in Royston, GA, he was the son of the late Arthur E. and Irene Bell ...

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B. Forrest Clayton, 88, Cleveland
B. Forrest Clayton, 88, passed away December 17, 2017, after several months of hospitalization. Forrest will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 34 years, Sandra, and his childre ...
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.