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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. May 30th, 2018

Gwinnett

Jean Clay Crocker, 85, Buford
Jean Clay Crocker, age 85, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-six years, Rev. Billy H. Crocker; son, Billy Wayne C ...
Barbara Norman Carson, 53, Lawrenceville
Barbara Norman Carson, age 53, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Wednesday, May 30, 2018. She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Ruby Moore; Aunt Verna Walton. Barba ...
Joseph "Joe" Loggins, 48, Buford
Joseph “Joe” Loggins, age 48, of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, May 30, 2018. He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Aaron and Yadira Loggins, Lawrencevil ...

Habersham

Jerry Holland, 74, Mount Airy
Jerry Holland, age 74, of 134 Grace Land Drive, Mount Airy, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, May 30, 2018. Mr. Holland was born on July 16, 1943 in Flowery Branch, Georgia to ...
Tony W. Braswell, 60, Clarkesville
Tony W. Braswell, age 60, of Clarkesville, GA passed away on Wednesday, May 30, 2018. He was preceded in death by grandparents, Golden and Lorraine (Roper) Braswell and Herman and ...

Hall

Julian Anthony Haynes, 74, Murrayville
Julian Anthony Haynes, age 74, of Murrayville died on May 30, 2018. Graveside services will be held on Saturday, June 2, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church Cemet ...
Glenda Jean Reed, 74, Gainesville
Our beloved mother Glenda Jean Reed age 74 of Gainesville, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday May 30, 2018. Our mother touched more lives than she knew. She genuinely cared fo ...
"Keith” Lewis Thomas, 48, Gainesville
“Keith” Lewis Thomas age 48, of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday, May 30, 2018.  Survivors include his mother, Margaret Ann Thomas; his father Rickey Ford ...
George S. Chapman, 95, Flowery Branch
Mr. George S. Chapman, age 95, of Flowery Branch passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2018, at his residence, surrounded by his family. Funeral Services will be 12:00 p.m., Saturday, ...

Jackson

Susie Minish Davis, 95, Commerce
Susie Minish Davis, age 95, of Commerce, GA entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  She was born on January 29, 1923 ...
Laurence Kenneth Morgan, 71, Hoschton
Laurence Kenneth Morgan, 71, died on Wednesday, May 30, 2018.  Formerly of Louisville, Kentucky, Mr. Morgan was a graduate of the University of Louisville and earned a master& ...

Other

Lottie Porter White, 81, Social Circle
Lottie Porter White, age 81, of Social Circle, GA and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, May 30, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-three years, ...

Rabun

Vernon Burnette, 81, Rabun Gap
Vernon Burnette, age 81, of Rabun Gap, Georgia, passed away on May 30, 2018. Vernon was born on April 3, 1937 in Scaly, North Carolina to the late Otis and Hattie Burnette. Thro ...
David Friedrichs, 80, Clayton
David Friedrichs, age 80 of Clayton, passed away on Wednesday, May 30, 2018. Born in Vashon Island, Washington on April 30, 1938 to the late Elmer and Beulah Winafred Blaker Fri ...

Union

Bonnie Lee Holloway, 85, Suches
Mrs. Bonnie Lee Holloway, age 85, of Suches passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2018. Mrs. Holloway was born in Anderson, SC on July 31, 1932 to the late Axel and Minnie Jones Olson. ...
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.