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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Aug 6th, 2018

Dawson

Carolyn S. Rast, 80, Dawsonville
Carolyn S. Rast, 80, of Dawsonville passed away Monday August 6, 2018 at her residence. Born December 15, 1937 in Madden, Mississippi to the late James T. and Lorilla Sanders, s ...
Lois Mary Willis, 94, Dawsonville
Lois Mary Willis, 94, of Dawsonville, Georgia passed away on peacefully at her residence on Monday, August 6, 2018.  She was born to the late William and Sally McKinney.  ...

Gwinnett

William R. Lord, Sr., 88, Suwanee
William R. Lord, Sr., age 88, of Suwanee, GA, passed away Monday, August 6, 2018. He was preceded in death by wife of fifty-seven years, Barbara Lord.  Mr. Lord is survived by ...

Hall

Jose De Paz Calderon, 54, Gainesville
Jose De Paz Calderon, 54, of Gainesville, GA passed away on August 4, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. The family will receive friends at Memorial Park Funeral Home on ...
George Robert Davenport, 61, Gainesville
George Robert Davenport, Jr., age 61, of Gainesville passed away on Monday, August 6, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Bob was born in Laurens, South Carolina on March ...
Beulah Roberts Evans, 100, Gainesville
Beulah Roberts Evans, 100, passed away August 6, 2018 at Bell Minor Nursing Home.  Mrs. Evans was born August 3, 1918 to Charley and Laura (Stephens) Roberts in Commerce, ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Joseph Jurell “Peanut” Ruis, age 79 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Monday, August 6, 2018.  Mr. Ruis was ...
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.