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Local Obits for Sat. Sep 22nd, 2018

Banks

Roy Lee Thompson, 67, Lula
Funeral services for Roy Lee Thomas, age 67 of Lula, will be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, September 22, 2018, at Hillside Memorial Chapel.  Rev. Raymond Payne and Rev. Joe Thom ...

Barrow

Felicia Anne Ferro, 65, Hoschton
Felicia Anne Ferro, age 65 of Hoschton, GA, died Saturday, September 22, 2018. Mrs. Ferro has been cremated. The family will receive friends, Saturday, September 29, 2018 from 12 & ...

Dawson

Johnny Young, 57, Dawsonville
Johnny Young, 57, of Dawsonville passed away Saturday September 22, 2018 at Emory University Hospital following a short illness. Born April 11, 1961 in Hall County to the late L ...

Forsyth

Maria L. Martin, 87, Cumming
Maria L. Martin 87, of Cumming left this Earth to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on September 21, 2018. Maria was a Pioneer in the Antique and Flea Market Industry. She w ...

Gwinnett

Mary Harris, 79, Buford
Mary Harris, age 79 of Buford, GA, died Saturday, September 22, 2018. Mrs. Harris has been cremated and a service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family reque ...
Mildred Lancaster Reed, age 89, of Buford, GA passed away September 21, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-four years, W. J. “Dub” Reed. Mrs. Reed ...

Habersham

Pearl Taylor, 78, Demorest
Pearl Yvonne Taylor, age 78, of Demorest passed away Saturday September 22, 2018. Mrs. Taylor was born in Demorest Georgia the daughter of the late Grant and Dora York Burton.&n ...

Hall

Jack Dalton Geyer, 86, Gainesville
Jack Dalton Geyer December 27, 1931 – September 22, 2018 Jack Dalton Geyer, 86, of Gainesville passed away at home on Saturday surrounded by his loving family.  He ...
Heather "Nikki" Smith, 41, Gainesville
Heather "Nikki" Smith, 41 years young, of Gainesville, GA passed from a sudden illness on Saturday, September 22 at 1:01 am. Her survivors include daughters, Hannah El ...

Jackson

Doris Presley Hunter, 85, Pendergrass
Doris Presley Hunter, age 85, of Pendergrass, GA and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, September 22, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-two years ...

Stephens

Mr. Adam Christopher Williams age 35 of 155 Bellvue Drive, Toccoa passed away Saturday September 22, 2018 at his residence. A son of Dwight and Peggy Franklin Williams, he was b ...

White

Jean Loggins Hulsey, 75, Cleveland
Jeanne Loggins Hulsey, age 75, of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, September 22, 2018. Mrs. Hulsey was born in White County and retired from Lumite after 20 plus years as a Supe ...
Paul Hubert Shahan, 59, Helen
Mr. Paul Hubert Shahan, age 59, of Helen, passed away Saturday, September 22, 2018. Mr. Shahan was born in Floyd County to the late Paul Dean (P.D.) and Mary Lou Selman Shahan.& ...
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.