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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. May 24th, 2018

Dawson

Modean Hester, 81, Dawsonville
Mrs. Modean Hester, 81, of Dawsonville (Lumpkin County) passed away on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at Northside Forsyth Hospital. Modean was born May 16, 1937 in Gilmer County to par ...

Forsyth

Beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, born March 17, 1929 and raised in Clifton, New Jersey, predeceased by husband of 48 years, Arthur Provan, and resident of C ...

Habersham

Barbara Ann Harding Woodall, 80, Clarkesville
Graveside services for Barbara Ann Harding Woodall, age 80 of Clarkesville will be held at 3:00 PM, Friday, May 25, 2018 at Tallulah Falls United Methodist Church Cemetery with Rev ...

Hall

Delorise Marie Stephens Smith, age 71 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.   Funeral services will be held on Tuesday ...

Jackson

Dumitru Cristea, 76, Jefferson
Dumitru Cristea, age 76 of Jefferson, GA, died Thursday, May 24, 2018 after an extended illness. Funeral service will be held Saturday, May 26, 2018 at 10:00 AM at Hamilton Mill Me ...
Frances Aleen Neisler, 90, Commerce
Mrs. Frances Aleen Neisler, age 90, of Commerce, GA passed away Thursday, May 24, 2018 at Northridge Health and Rehab.  She was born in Jackson County to the late Andrew and A ...

Lumpkin

Irene M. Grimm, 103, Dahlonega
Ms. Irene M. Grimm, 103, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, May 24, 2018 at Gold City in Dahlonega. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 27, 2018 at Arli ...

Stephens

Kay Cook Richardson, 54, Toccoa
Kay Cook Richardson, age 54, of Toccoa, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, May 24, 2018. Ms. Richardson was born on November 13, 1963 in Malone, New York. She was preceded in dea ...
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.