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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Mar 8th, 2018

Forsyth

Jeffrey Patrick Bellinger, 68, of Cumming, GA passed away on Thursday, March 8, 2018.   He was born on October 24, 1949, the son of George Edward and Barbara Jane Patter ...
Tina Witherow Grizzle, 53, Cumming
Tina Witherow Grizzle, 53, of Cumming, GA passed away on Thursday, March 8, 2018. She was born on December 22, 1964 in Cumming, GA the daughter of Robert and Shirley Witherow wh ...

Gwinnett

Frank M. Matra, 84, Dacula
Frank M. Matra, a retired Construction Manager at Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant for Con Edison, New York died Thursday, March 8 at his home in Dacula, Georgia. He was eighty?fou ...
Sherwood Arlen Hall, 63, Lawrenceville
Sherwood Arlen Hall, 63, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Thursday, March 8, 2018. Born on August 17, 1954 in Minneapolis, MN he was the son of Sherwood A. and Henrietta K. H ...
James L. Knighton, Jr, 88, Buford
James L. Knighton, Jr., age 88, of Buford, GA passed away on Thursday, March 8, 2018. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mildred C. Knighton; and son, William David Knighton. He ...

Hall

Modelle Lorene Rich, 83, Gainesville
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:30 p.m. Sunday March 11, 2018 at Ward’s Funeral Home Chapel for Modelle Lorene Rich, age 83 of Gainesville. The Rev. Wayne Norris will o ...

Jackson

Steven David Howington, 69, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Steven David Howington, age 69 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Thursday, March 8, 2018.  Mr. Howington was born in Co ...

Lumpkin

Robert Russell Stowers Sr, 78, Dahlonega
Mr. Robert Russell Stowers, Sr., age 78, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday, March 8, 2018. Mr. Stowers was born in Lumpkin County on February 27, 1940 to the late Hayne and ...
Mark Richard Yaegle, 62, Dahlonega
Mark Richard Yaegle, 62, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday March 8, 2018 at his residence. Born October 23, 1955 in Warren, Pennsylvania to the late Richard and Margaret Yaegle, ...
  Joyce "Faye" Whelchel Abercrombie age 82 of Dahlonega passed away on March 8, 2018 following an extended illness. Faye was born September 23, 1935.  She wa ...

Stephens

Joseph F. Youg, 44, Toccoa
Joseph F. Young: Toccoa, Georgia   Mr. Joseph Francis Young, age 44, of Julia Court in Toccoa passed away Thursday, March 8, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in ...
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.