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Local Obits for Sat. May 19th, 2018

Habersham

Donald Andrew 'Andy' Slaton, 47, Clarkesville
Donald Andrew “Andy” Slaton, age 47 of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Saturday, May 19, 2018 following an extended illness. Born in Gainesville, Georgia o ...

Jackson

Irene Eubanks Franklin, 83, Commerce
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Irene Eubanks Franklin, age 83 of Commerce, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, May 19, 2018.  Mrs. Franklin was born in Tuc ...
Gary Neil Patton, 61, Talmo
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Gary Neil Patton, age 61, of Talmo, Georgia, who passed away on Saturday, May 19, 2018. Mr. Patton was born in Winder, Georgia, a son ...

Other

Lawrence Donald Aborn, 53, Alpharetta
Lawrence Donald Aborn, 53, of Alpharetta, GA, passed away on Saturday, May 19, 2018. He is survived by his mother, Dorothy Vonn Aborn, Raleigh, NC; brother and sister-in-law, Ro ...
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.