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Local Obits for Thu. Aug 2nd, 2018

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Rev. Charles Black, 75, Demorest
Rev. Charles Black, age 75 of Demorest, passed away on Thursday, August 2, 2018. Born in Hall County, Georgia on January 15, 1943, he was a son of the late Issac and Ramie Turne ...
Nina E. Holbrooks Murray went to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, August 2, 2018. Born to the late Jesse R. and Mary Melissie Smith Holbrooks on April 16, 1924. Mrs. Mu ...

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Richard M. Cochran, 75, Gainesville
Richard M. Cochran, Sr., 75, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, August 2, 2018.  A sweet and kind man, Richard was a lifelong Lutheran and attended Christ the King Lutheran ...
Cheston Eloise Cline Lanier, age 95 of Clermont, passed away on Thursday, August 2, 2018. Mrs. Lanier was born in Waleska, Cherokee County, Georgia on January 29, 1923 to the la ...
Henry Alfred Stover, 87, Gainesville
Mr. Henry Alfred Stover, age of 87 of Gainesville, passed away on August 2, 2018. Funeral services are scheduled at 2:00pm on Saturday, August 4, 2018 at Memorial Park North Rivers ...

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Dorothy Mae McDonald, 88, Braselton
Dorothy Mae McDonald, age 88, of Braselton passed away Thursday, August 2, 2018.  She loved basketball, bingo and football.  Mrs. McDonald was employed for 36 years with ...
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.