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Local Obits for Thu. Apr 5th, 2018

Forsyth

Joel Evan Edwards, 49, Canton
  Joel Evan Edwards 49, of Canton, Ga passed away on April 2, 2018. He is survived by his wife Susanne Edwards. Parents Donald and Judith Edwards. Chidren Brian Ed ...

Gwinnett

Joyce Dooly Figueroa, 61, Buford
Joyce Dooly Figueroa, age 61, of Buford, GA, died Thursday, April 5, 2018 after an extended illness. A funeral service will be held Friday, April 6, 2018 at 12:00 PM at Hamilton Mi ...

Habersham

Mary Patricia Sumner, 85, Clarkesville
Mrs. Mary Patricia Sumner, age 85 of Clarkesville, passed away Thursday, April 5, 2018 with her loving daughters, Lynne and Maryette, by her side, aided by the Northeast Georgia ...

Hall

Tony Louis Burchardt, 52, Gainesville
  Tony Louis Burchardt, 52, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Thursday, April 5, 2018. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 14th, 2018 at ...
William Yates Irvin, 95, Gainesville
LCDR, William Yates Irwin, age 95 of Gainesville passed away on Thursday April 05, 2018 at his residence of 32 years following an extended illness. Funeral services are schedul ...

Jackson

Mrs. Glenda Estelle Logan Bennett, age 75 of Commerce died Thursday, April 5, 2018 at her residence.  Mrs. Bennett was born in Homer to the late, Gordon (Buck) and Mary Edith ...
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.