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Local Obits for Thu. Oct 24th, 2019

Dawson

Joyce Gardner, 87, Dawsonville
Joyce Gardner, 87, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday October 24, 2019 at Seasons Hospice following a period of declining health. Born October 21, 1932 in Virginia Beach, Virgi ...

Forsyth

Charles B. “Chuck” McBride, 68, of Cumming passed away Thursday, October 24, 2019. Chuck was a devoted husband, father and grandfather.  He was a kind friend who n ...
Margaret Maria Reese, 50, Cumming
Margaret Maria Reese, age 50, passed away on October 24, 2019 due to complications from heart surgery. She was born in Las Vegas, Nevada to John Simmons Sr and Jacoba Simmons. S ...

Gwinnett

Doug Padgette, Buford
Doug Padgette, a long-time resident of Atlanta and a fixture on Lake Lanier for decades, passed away peacefully in the presence of family on Thursday, October 24th. Doug was bor ...

Hall

David & Noe Matias, inf, Gainesville
David Matias & Noe Matias infant twin sons of Andres Jose Matias & Dominga Matias Pascual passed away October 24, 2019 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. The twin ...
Cesar Salazar, 35, Flowery Branch
Mr. Cesar Salazar age 35 of Flowery Branch, Ga passed away on Thursday October 24, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton following a sudden illness.   Fun ...

Lumpkin

John Sanford, 68, Dahlonega
Mr. John Sanford, age 68, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, October 24, 2019. Mr. Sanford was born in Lumpkin County on October 31, 1950 to the late Earl and Edna Wood Sanford. ...
Funeral Tuesday for well-known Gainesville businessman, attorney Sonny Sykes
Funeral services for Gainesville attorney and businessman William I. "Sonny" Sykes, Jr. are scheduled for Tuesday, July 13 at Free Chapel Worship Center.
Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld dies at 88
The family of former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld says he has died
Local philanthropist and journalist Lessie Smithgall dies at 110
Lessie Smithgall, a longtime Gainesville philanthropist and journalist, died Friday, June 25 at the age of 110.
Frank Bonner, Herb on 'WKRP in Cincinnati,' dies at 79
Frank Bonner, who played a brash salesman with a love of flashy plaid suits on the TV comedy “WKRP in Cincinnati,” has died
Ned Beatty, indelible in 'Deliverance,' 'Network' dies at 83
Ned Beatty, the indelible character actor whose first film role as a genial vacationer raped by a backwoodsman in 1972′s “Deliverance” launched him on a long, prolific and accomplished career, has died
'Hooked on a Feeling' singer B.J. Thomas dies at 78
One of the country’s most popular and versatile singers, B
Former US Sen. John Warner of Virginia dies at 94
Former Sen. John W
Charles Grodin, 'Midnight Run,' 'Heartbreak Kid,' star, dies
Charles Grodin, the offbeat actor and writer who scored as a newlywed cad in “The Heartbreak Kid” and the father in the “Beethoven” comedies, has died