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Kay Payne Parten, 61, Winder
Kay Payne Parten, age 61, of Winder passed away Monday, August 27, 2018. Funeral services will be held 10:00 am Thursday, August 30, 2018 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. The family ...

Dawson

Steve Styles, 80, Dawsonville
Steve Styles, 80, of Dawsonville passed away Friday August 24, 2018 at his residence following a period of declining health.   Mr. Styles was preceded in death by patern ...

Forsyth

Sherry LaVerne Keys Adams, 49, of Cumming passed away Monday, August 27, 2018.  Sherry was a loving mother, Mimi; daughter, sister, and aunt. She was known for being a fighter ...

Habersham

Leila Wilbanks McDowell, age 71 of Baldwin, passed away on Monday, August 27, 2018. Born in Commerce, Georgia on April 20, 1947 to the late Telford and Elizabeth Ostine Smith Wi ...

Hall

Gid Corman Bell, 86, Gainesville
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Wednesday August 29, 2018 at Ward’s Funeral Home Chapel for Gid Corman Bell, age 86 of Gainesville. The Rev. Clack Stubbs will o ...
Heather Turner, 37, Gainesville
Heather Turner, MS, LPC, age 37 of Gainesville, passed away Monday, August 27, 2018. Heather was born on May 12, 1981 in Gainesville, Georgia. She was the sweetest, kindest and mos ...
Etta Marie Lewis, 68, Gainesville
Funeral services are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. Friday August 31, 2018 at Ward’s Funeral Home Chapel for Etta Marie Lewis, age 68 of Gainesville. Interment will follow in Wahoo ...
Patrick Wayne Partlow, 43, Gainesville
Mr. Patrick Wayne Partlow age 43 of Gainesville passed away on Monday August 27, 2018 following a sudden illness. Memorial services are scheduled for Thursday August 30, 2018 a ...

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Robin Carol Gill, 59, Ellijay
Robin Carol Gill, age 59 of Ellijay, GA, died suddenly Monday, August 27, 2018. Ms. Gill has been cremated and a memorial service will be held Saturday, September 8, 2018 at 2:00 P ...
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.