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Local Obits for Sun. Oct 20th, 2019

Forsyth

Annette Rita Dinsmore, 74, Cumming
Annette Rita Dinsmore, age 74, of Cumming, GA, passed away Sunday, October 20, 2019. Annette was born in 1945, to the late J.B. and Edna Holtzclaw. She was a member of Coal Mountai ...
Lori Kay Stapler, 44, Cumming
Lori Kay Stapler, age 44, of Cumming, GA, passed away Sunday, October 20, 2019. She was a graduate of South Forsyth High School and was very active in the Special Olympics. Lori wa ...
Benjamin Steven Sumpter, age 54, of Cumming, passed away Sunday, October 20, 2019. 

Gwinnett

Bryan Taylor, 51, Buford
Bryan Taylor, age 51, of Buford, GA passed away Sunday, October 20, 2019.  He was preceded in death by his brother, Brandon Reid Taylor.  Mr. Taylor is survived by his wi ...

Hall

Raymond Douglas Congleton, (92) of Dacula, GA passed away on October 20, 2019. He was born on November 8, 1926 in Beattyville, KY to Clayton Congleton and Versie Turner Congleton. ...
Leonard Stewart, 93, Gainesville
Leonard Stewart, 93, of Gainesville, GA., passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 20, 2019. He was born March 10, 1926 in Des Moines, Iowa.  He was the second of nine child ...

Jackson

Jarrod G. Luna, 43, Flowery Branch
Mr. Jarrod G. Luna, age 43, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, October 20, 2019. The family will receive friends 5:00-7:00 p.m., Friday, October 25, 2019 at Memorial Park Sou ...

Lumpkin

James McClain Scarbrough, 48, Dahlonega
James McClain Scarbrough, age 48 of Dahlonega, passed away on Sunday, October 20, 2019. Mr. Scarbrough was born on January 25, 1971, in Toccoa, Georgia, to James and Patricia Mc ...
John Calvin Ledford, 87, Dahlonega
John Calvin Ledford, age 87 of Dahlonega, passed away on Sunday, October 20, 2019. Mr. Ledford was born on March 15, 1932, in Jackson County, to the late Fredrick and Emma Eliza ...

White

John Rose, 94, Cleveland
Mr. John A. Rose, Jr., age 94, of Cleveland, GA passed away Sunday, October 6, 2019, at Martinsburg VA Medical Center. Mr. Rose was born in South Bend, Indiana the son of the la ...
'Forrest Gump' author Winston Groom dead at 77
Winston Groom, the writer whose novel “Forrest Gump” was made into an Oscar winning 1994 movie that became an enduring cultural phenomenon, has died
Tom Seaver, heart and mighty arm of Miracle Mets, dies at 75
Hall of Fame pitcher and New York Mets icon Tom Seaver has died at 75
Coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown dead at 78
The college basketball coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown has died
Chadwick Boseman, who embodied Black icons, dies of cancer
First Chadwick Boseman slipped on the cleats of Jackie Robinson, then the Godfather of Soul’s dancing shoes, portraying both Black American icons with a searing intensity that commanded respect
Ford, Bush presidential adviser Brent Scowcroft dies at 95
A longtime adviser to Presidents Gerald Ford and George H
Wilford Brimley, 'Cocoon' and 'Natural' actor, dies at 85
Wilford Brimley, who worked his way up from movie stunt rider to indelible character actor in films including “Cocoon” and “The Natural,” has died
Olivia de Havilland, Oscar-winning actress, dies at 104
Oscar winner Olivia de Havilland, best known as the kindly Melanie in “Gone With the Wind,” has died
NASCAR Hall of Famer Maurice Petty passes away
NASCAR Hall of Fame engine builder Maurice Petty passed away Saturday morning, according to a statement released by Richard Petty Motorsports. He was 81 years old.