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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Sep 2nd, 2018

Forsyth

Bertie Marie Carnes, 88, Cumming
Bertie Marie Carnes 88 of Cumming, GA passed away on September 2nd, 2018. Memorial services will be held on September 22, 2018 at 11am in the chapel of McDonald and Son Funeral ...
Ronald Wells O’Neal, 71, Cumming
Ronald Wells O’Neal (Ron), age 71 of Cumming, Georgia passed away Sunday, September 2, 2018. Memorial service will be 2 P.M., Wednesday, September 5, 2018 in the Chapel of Mc ...
Linda Bishop, 68, Cumming
Linda Bishop, 68, of Cumming passed away Saturday, September 1, 2018.  A member of Salem Baptist Church, Linda was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.  She is preceded ...

Gwinnett

Sandra (Sandi) Beverly Kaplan passed away peacefully at age 77 on September 2, 2018 in Gwinnett County, Georgia.  Sandi was born on May 22, 1941 in New York, New York to th ...

Hall

Thomas Eskridge Francis, 68, Gainesville
Thomas Eskridge Francis, M.D., 68, of Gainesville, GA died at his home on August 26, 2018, after a hard-fought battle with cancer.  An Anniston, Alabama native, Tom was a g ...
Willie Charles Thomas, 86, Gainesville
Willie Charles Thomas died peacefully in the arms of our Lord and wrapped in the love of his family Saturday, September 2, 2018.   The memorial service will be held at Atla ...

Lumpkin

Ellen Lance, 73, Dahlonega
Mrs. Ellen Lance, age 73, of Dahlonega, passed away Sunday, September 2, 2018.  Complete funeral arrangements will be announced later by Banister Funeral Home of Dahlonega. ...
Lynn Marie Smith, 60, Dahlonega
Mrs. Lynn Marie Smith, age 58, passed away Sunday, September 2, 2018. Lynn was born in Malden, Massachusetts on March 28, 1960. She is preceded in death by her dad Donald T. Smi ...

Stephens

Charlie Leonard Adams, 70, Martin
Mr. Charlie Leonard Adams, age 70 of Highway 17 in Martin, Ga. passed away Sunday, September 2, 2018 at the home. A son of the late Grover and Jewel Ballenger adams, he was born ...

White

Waymon Hudson, 80, Cleveland
Cleveland Funeral Home announces that Waymon Hudson, age 80, of Cleveland, Georgia passed away on September 2, 2018. Arrangements are incomplete at this time but will be announc ...
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.