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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Mar 4th, 2018

Banks

Bonnie Couch Johnson, 90, Baldwin
Bonnie Couch Johnson, 90, of Baldwin, GA, went to be with the Lord on March 4, 2018. Bonnie was a native of Hall County, daughter of the late Curtis Couch and Idell Gilstrap. Sh ...

Dawson

Bryan A. Chastain, 59, Dawsonville
Bryan A. Chastain, 59, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday March 4, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Born February 20, 1959, Bryan was a lif ...

Forsyth

Janice Marie Whitten, 77, Cumming
Janice Marie Whitten, 77, of Cumming passed away Sunday, March 4, 2018.  A member of Snellville First Baptist Church, Janice is preceded in death by her husband, Ray Whitten; ...

Gwinnett

Shirley Grace Riva Paulk, 72, passed at Emory University Hospice the morning of March 4, 2018.  Shirley was born March 27, 1945 in Canaan, Connecticut to Irma and Oresta Riva. ...
Jane Smith, 87, Buford
Jane Smith, 87 formerly of Buford and Macon Georgia passed away Sunday March 4th following a brief illness. Jane was born July 8, 1930 in Buford Georgia to the late Keither Patric ...

Hall

Randal (Randy) Harris Daniels, 68, of Gainesville, Ga., passed away on Sunday, March 4, 2018 at his residence following a brief illness. Funeral services will be held on Thursda ...
Robert Ray Batey, 82, Gainesville
Robert Ray Batey, 82, of Gainesville, GA passed away Sunday, March 4, 2018 at The Oaks following a brief illness. A Graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, Marc ...

Jackson

Lois Allene Snipes Seabolt entered into eternal rest on March 4, 2018.    She was born on October 26, 1924 in Jackson County to the late Silas and Elizabeth “ ...
Mr. Melvin Eugene “Gene” McConnell, Jr., age 58, of Commerce, GA died Friday, February 09, 2018 at his residence.   Mr. McConnell was born in Athens to the ...

Lumpkin

Patricia Vickers Seith, age 79 of Dahlonega, passed away on Sunday, March 4, 2018. Mrs. Seith was born on May 18, 1938, in Douglas, Georgia, to the late Dalton and Ethel Heste ...

Stephens

Richard Gail Eley, Jr., 39, Eastanollee
Mr. Richard Gail Eley, Jr., age 39 of 762 Wolf Pit Road, Eastanollee, Georgia passed away Sunday, March 4, 2018 at the Atlanta Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia. A son of Kathy S ...
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.