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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. May 12th, 2018

Banks

John William Greenway, 59, Baldwin
John William Greenway, age 59 of Baldwin, GA passed away Saturday, May 12, 2018 at his residence.   Born on March 27, 1959 in Commerce, GA, he was the son of Edna Franci ...

Barrow

Margie Trammell Lord, 83, Statham
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Margie Trammell Lord, age 83 of Statham, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, May 12, 2018.  Mrs. Lord was born in Talmo, Geo ...

Forsyth

Margaret Dietz Mattie, 76, Cumming
Margaret Dietz Mattie 76 of Cumming, Georgia passed away on May 12, 2018 at Season’s Hospice. She is preceded in death by her husband William Mattie and her Grandson Dusti ...

Hall

Louise Stargel Christy, 86, Gainesville
Memorial Park announces the passing of Louise Stargel Christy, Sunday, May 12, 2018, at her home in Gainesville, Georgia.  Eulogy and inurnment services are scheduled for 1:30 ...
Jack “Randy” Gilleland, 53, of Lula passed away Saturday, May 12, 2018 following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 15, ...

Lumpkin

James Dillard Miller, 63, Dahlonega
Mr. James Dillard Miller, age 63, of Dahlonega passed away Saturday, May 12, 2018. James was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. He was born on July 8, 1954 to the ...
Clara Nell Smith, 77, Dahlonega
Mrs. Clara Nell Smith, age 77, of Dahlonega passed away Saturday, May 12, 2018. Mrs. Smith was born in Hall County on September 7, 1940 to the late Charlie and Carrie Hopper M ...

White

Doris Williams Pritchett, 83, Cleveland
Mrs. Doris Williams Pritchett, age 83 of Cleveland, Georgia, passed away Saturday, May 12, 2018 at her residence. A daughter of the late William “Bill” Williams, Sr. ...
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.