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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Aug 1st, 2018

Barrow

Mr. Stevie “Peck” Owens, age 64, of Winder, GA, passed away Wednesday, August 1, 2018.  He was preceded in death by parents, Rudolph D. Owens and Runette Stewart O ...

Hall

Howard Gordon Kelley, 83, Gainesville
Mr. Howard Gordon Kelley, age 83, of Gainesville, GA passed away Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at his residence.  Born in Forsyth County, he was a lifetime resident of Hall County ...
Sarah Elizabeth “Sally” Miller, 76, of Lula passed away Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services ...
Anne Ray Nix, 76, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Anne Ray Nix, age 76, of Flowery Branch, Georgia passed away Wednesday, August 1, 2018.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 29 years, James A. Nix and son, Keith ...

Jackson

Edgar Jackie Bruce, 88, Commerce
Mr. Edgar Jackie Bruce, age 88, of Commerce, GA died Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at his residence.  Mr. Bruce was born in Homer to the late George Wesley and Emmie Seay Bruce.&n ...

Lumpkin

Exie Ann Davis, 79, Dahlonega
It is with great sadness that the family of Exie Ann Davis announces her passing on July 31, 2018, at her home in Dahlonega, Georgia.  Exie was surrounded by her loving husban ...

Other

Robert Stafford Connor, 92, Ballground, Ga.
  Robert Stafford Connor 92, of Ballground, Ga passed away on August 1, 2018. He is survived by his wife Barbara Connor. Children include Carol Connor (George Swigart ...

Stephens

Nell Martin Bolmon, 83, Toccoa
Mrs. Nell Martin Bolmon age 83 of Toccoa Street, Toccoa passed away Wednesday August 1, 2018 at Stephens County Hospital. A daughter of the late Wilburn and Willie Mae Fuller Ma ...

Union

Sidney Stover, 94, Suches
The family of Mr. Sidney Stover of Suches announces his passing on August 1, 2018, at 94 years of age. He went on to meet his Lord and to be with his late wife, Bertha Mae Pruitt S ...
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.