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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. May 5th, 2018

Banks

Charles F. Cape, 81, Gillsville
Charles F. Cape age 81 of Gillsville passed away Saturday May 5, 2018, at home surrounded by his loving family.   Mr. Cape was born October 23, 1936 in Gillsville, Georgia t ...
Terry Spencer Mote, 71, Lula
Terry Spencer Mote, age 71 of Lula, passed away on Saturday, May 5, 2018. Born in Banks County on September 11, 1946, he was a son of the late Ernest Mote and Elena Miller King. ...

Forsyth

Donald (Donnie) Floyd Baxter Jr. was born and raised in Los Angeles California on January 6 1956.  When Donnie was 19 years old he served a 2 year mission for The Church of ...

Gwinnett

Marjorie “Margie” Phillips Nolan, age 82, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Saturday, May 5, 2018. She was preceded in death by her son, Randall William Nolan; and grand ...
Marion Eugene Pinnell, 81, Braselton
On Saturday, May 5, 2018, a glorious day, Marion Eugene Pinnell left this world and walked through the gates of Heaven to meet his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.  Gene was born ...

Habersham

Harry A. McGuire, 87, Clarkesville
Harry A. McGuire, age 87 of Clarkesville, passed away on Saturday, May 5, 2018. Born in Sikeston, Missouri on September 2, 1930, he was the son of the late John Albert and Arite ...
Joyce Collins, 67, Baldwin
Joyce Collins, age 67, of Baldwin, Georgia, received her wish to see her Jesus on Saturday, May 5, 2018 following an extended illness. Ms. Collins was born on February 10, 1951 ...

Hall

Howard W. Amos, 96, Gainesville
Howard W. Amos, age 96, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Saturday, May 5, 2018. He was preceded in death by his wife, Jean Tomlinson Amos. He is survived by his daughter and so ...
Wiley Lewis Reed, 95, Belmont Community
                Wiley Lewis Reed, age 95 of Belmont Community, passed away peacefully on May 5, 2018 w ...

Other

Fannie Rhea North, 92, Alpharetta
Fannie Rhea North, age, 92, of Alpharetta, GA, passed away on Saturday, May 5, 2018. She was born and raised in Sweetwater, TN. Fannie was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Sh ...

Stephens

Karen Michele Christopher, 61, Eastanollee
Miss Karen Michele Christopher, age 61 of 371 Sundown Farm Drive, Eastanollee, Georgia passed away Saturday, May 5, 2018 at St. Mary’s Sacred Heart Hospital in Lavonia. A ...
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.