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Local Obits for Wed. May 2nd, 2018


Frank O. Fox, 87, Dawsonville
Frank O. Fox, 87, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday May 2, 2018 at The Oaks at Hampton following a period of declining health. Born September 26, 1930 in Newark, New Jersey t ...


Shannon Renee Flores, 43, Cumming
Shannon Renee Flores, age 43, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Wednesday, May 2, 2018. Funeral Services for Mrs. Flores will be held Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. in the cha ...


Joan Marie Scheuplein, 82, Buford
Joan Marie Scheuplein, age 82, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2018. She is survived by her children, Edward Joseph, Jr and Michelle Scheuplein, Buford, GA, and Lynn An ...
Dilce "Dunk" Monroe Pratt, age 70,  of Buford, Georgia passed away on May 2, 2018. Mr. Pratt is preceded by his father Henry Pratt he is survived by his ...


George A. Holbrooks, 83, Clarkesville
George A. Holbrooks, age 83, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, May 2, 2018. Mr. Holbrooks was born on March 22, 1935 in Atlanta, Georgia to the late Christophe ...
Philip M. Gaines, 72, Cornelia
Phillip M. Gaines, age 72 of Cornelia, passed away on Wednesday, May 2, 2018. Born in Dothan, Alabama on July 31, 1945 he was a son of the late Charles Andrew, Sr. and Louise Br ...
Donna Mae Jarrard Roberts, age 83, of Baldwin, Georgia went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 following an extended illness. Mrs. Roberts was born on May 17, 1934 in ...


Patricia “Patti” Carroll, 58, Flowery Branch
Patricia “Patti”  Carroll, age 58, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2018. She is survived by her daughter, Nicole Marie Carroll, Flowery Branch, ...
Brenda Sue Armour Standridge, 66, Gainesville
Brenda Sue Armour Standridge, 66, of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday, May 2, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 6, 2018 in the Chapel of Memori ...
Jolie Carlton, 55, Gainesville
            Jolie Carlton, 55, of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at her residence. Funeral arrangem ...
Seth Wayne Castleberry, 59, Gainesville
Seth Wayne Castleberry, 59, of Gainesville (Forsyth County)  passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at his residence.  Seth had a heart of gold and was loved by many.  H ...
Linda Rose Klauss, Gainesville
Lynda Rose Klauss beloved wife and mother passed away on May 2, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Preceded in death by her parents, Joseph Robert and Virginia Ruth Conn ...


Sheila Darlene Lockridge, 58, Hoschton
Sheila Darlene Lockridge, age 58, of Hoschton passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2018. Survivors include her mother Floy Sheffield of Winder; son Damon Lockridge and wife Allison of Hos ...
Lovie Deloris Mariar, 77, Hoschton
Lovie Deloris Marlar, age 77, of the Woodlands passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2018. Survivors include her sons Joseph Marlar and wife Brenda of TX and Michael Marlar of Hoschton; gr ...
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.