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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. May 21st, 2018

Habersham

J.D. Coker, 92, Demorest
J.D. Coker, age 92 of Demorest, passed away on Monday, May 21, 2018. Mr. Coker was born on July 31, 1925, in White County, to the late Steve and Martha Allison Coker.  He w ...
Gabriel Solomon Summers, 14, Clarkesville
Gabriel Solomon Summers, age 14 of Clarkesville, passed away Monday, May 21, 2018. Born in Habersham County on September 15, 2003, he was the son of Solomon Summers, II and Sara ...

Hall

Janette Whelchel Hulsey, 84, Clermont
Funeral services for Janette Whelchel Hulsey age 84, of Clermont, Ga. will be held Thursday May 24, at 11:00 a.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church. Interment will be in New Bridg ...
Ronald Lindsey Brady, 85, Murrayville
Ronald Lindsey Brady, 85 of Murrayville died on May 18, 2018. Funeral Services for Mr. Brady will be held on Monday May 21, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at Wahoo Baptist Church.  The ...

Jackson

Lt. Col. Robert H. LaCoy, 100, Hoschton
Retired Lt. Col. Robert H. LaCoy, age 100, of Hoschton, GA passed away, Monday, May 21, 2018. He was preceded in death by parents, James H. LaCoy and Jenny LaCoy; brother, James La ...
Woodrow Howard Minish, 80, Commerce
Mr. Woodrow Howard Minish, age 80, of Commerce, GA died Monday, May 21, 2018 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mr. Minish was born in Detroit, MI to the late Woodro ...

Lumpkin

Douglas Goode, 76, Dahlonega
Mr. Douglas Goode, age 76, of Dahlonega passed away Monday, May 21, 2018. Douglas was born in Dawsonville on May 23, 1941.  He was preceded in death by his mother Effie Goo ...

Other

Gerald Wayne Tanner, 77, Douglas
  Gerald Wayne Tanner, age 77, of Douglas, Georgia, passed away on Monday, May 21, 2018, at Vista Park following an extended illness. Mr. Tanner was born on December 1 ...
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.