Local Obits for Mon. Aug 13th, 2018
Frederick G. “Fred” Blair, 54, of Dawsonville passed away Friday August 10, 2018.
Born April 20, 1964 in Radford, Virginia, he had lived in Dawson County since 1989. ...
Glenda Hefner, age 92, of Cumming, Georgia, passed away on August 13, 2018.
Glenda is survived by her husband Arthur Ray Hefner and many other relatives.
Visitation will be T ...
Bobbie Sue Tuck Bennett, age 75, of Buford, GA passed away Monday, August 13, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of thirty-eight years, Billy Bennett; and par ...
Robert Daniel Sinclair, age 78, of Buford, GA, passed away Monday, August 13, 2018. He is survived by his children, Joy Eccleston, Buford, GA, Cordella Washington, ...
Reda Faye Moore Ballew, age 62 of Alto, passed away on Monday, August 13, 2018.
Born in Demorest, Georgia on October 14, 1955 to the late Hemmon “Slim” and ...
Memorial services for Benjamin Kenneth Head, age 74, Gainesville will be held Thursday, August 16, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. in the chapel of Ward’s Funeral Home. The family will rec ...
William Tylor Simmons, 23 of Lula passed away Monday August 13, 2018 from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.
A lifelong resident of Hall County, Tylor was employed by ...
James Harold Stebel
Born 12/18/45 Died 7/15/18
Jim Stebel was a happy man and he had a wonderful life. His family and friends wish he had lived a lo ...
Mrs. Shelia Marie Llewellyn Smith, age 47 of Davis Avenue, Toccoa passed away Monday, August 13, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
A daughter of Richard and Yvonne D ...
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.