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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Jul 20th, 2018


Delores Michelle Riecke age 47, of Winder passed away Thursday, July 19, 2018. Funeral services will be held 11:00 am Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. ...
Delores Michelle Riecke age 47, of Winder passed away Thursday, July 19, 2018. Funeral services will be held 11:00 am Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. ...


Judy Ann Mullinax, 48, Dawsonville
Judy Ann Mullinax, age 48, of Dawsonville, GA passed away Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Judy is survived by her four daughters Christina Van Coney, Allison Buel, Hannah Dobbs, and Heathe ...


William Coe Whatley, Sr., 84, of Cumming passed away Friday, July 20, 2018.  An Atlanta native, Mr. Whatley was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and worked for Sweetheart Paper Prod ...


Bernard Williams, 87, Buford
Bernard Williams, age 87, of Buford, GA passed away Friday, July 20, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, James Williams and Mary Elizabeth Brown Williams; and several br ...


Ralph David Williamson, 57, Gainesville
Ralph David Williamson, 57, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, July 20, 2018. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced soon. Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memo ...


Dover Dewitt Gooch, 95, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Dover Dewitt Gooch, age 95, of Jefferson, who passed away on Friday, July 20, 2018. Mr. Gooch was born in Shelby, North Carolina, a so ...
Ronald Home Carter, 70, Jefferson
Ronald Home Carter, age 70, of Jefferson passed away Friday, July 20, 2018. He loved racing at Winder Barrow dirt track for 44 years as J.J. Carter. Ronald won many races ...
Hubert C. Hamrick, 78, Jefferson
Hubert C. Hamrick, age 78 of Jefferson, GA died Friday, July 20, 2018 after an extended illness. Graveside service will be held Monday, July 23, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Broadlawn Memori ...
Lillian Mabel Manus, 72, Commerce
Lillian Mabel Manus, age 72 of Commerce, GA, passed away Friday, July 20, 2018 at her residence.   Born on April 9, 1946 in Commerce, GA, she was the daughter of the l ...
Millie Mealor Vaughn, 78, Commerce
Millie Mealor Vaughn, age 78, of Commerce, entered into the arms of Jesus on Friday, July 20, 2018. Millie was born on July 30, 1939, in Maysville to the late Evans and Pratt Burke ...


Jayden Candler Fields, 15, Danielsville
Jayden Candler Fields, age 15 of Danielsville, GA passed away Friday, July 20, 2018.   Born on Dec. 23, 2002 in Gainesville, GA, he was the son of Jason and Chelsea Fiel ...


Donald “Donnie” Robert Palmer Westmoreland, age 66 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, July 20, 2018. Mr. Westmoreland was born in White County to Lillian Lunsford Palm ...
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.