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Local Obits for Thu. Dec 26th, 2019


Janet “Jan” Miller (Browning), born April 14, 1950 in Hall County passed away at Northeast Georgia Medical Center on December 26, 2019 at 9:20 pm.   Jan was ...


Hershel F. Frazier, 85, Cumming
Hershel F. Frazier, age 85, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on December 23, 2019. He is survived by his loving wife of 67 years: Sylvia Frazier; children: Bridget Susan Frazier of ...
Shawn Tucker, 49, Cumming
Shawn Bennett Tucker 49, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Thursday, December 26, 2019. Visitation will be held from 6:00pm – 9:00pm on Monday, December 30, 2019 at McDon ...


Billy Don Cheek, 70, Clarkesville
Mr. Billy Don Cheek age 70 of 630 Hollywood Church Road, Clarkesville passed away December 26, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A son of the late Fred and Bertha Fowler ...
Ralph Junior Dyer, 67, Mt. Airy
Ralph Junior Dyer, age 67 of Mt. Airy, passed away Thursday, December 26, 2019, at Habersham Medical Center.  Born in Toccoa on July 19, 1952, he was a son of the late Ralp ...
Richard Gerald McLaughlin, Sr, age 57 of Demorest, passed away Thursday, December 26, 2019.  No formal services will be held.  An online guest register is available ...


Havis Harvey, 59, Gainesville
Havis Harvey, 59, of Gainesville, GA, died December 26, 2019. Survivors include daughter, Alisha Latoya Harvey Tilmuth; sisters, Patricia (Roger) Harper, Barbara Ann Strong, Reg ...
Havis Harvey, 59, Gainesville
Havis Harvey, 59, of Gainesville, GA, died December 26, 2019. Dexter T. Sims Mortuary, LLC, Gainesville, has charge of arrangements.
Wayne Lee Parrish, Sr., 78, Gainesville
Mr. Wayne Lee Parrish, Sr. age 78, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, December 26, 2019. Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 pm Sunday, December 29, 2019 at Memo ...
Charles Howard Pethel, 82, Danielsville, formerly of Gainesville
Mr. Charles Howard Pethel, 82, of Danielsville, passed away on December 26, 2019 after an extended illness. Mr. Pethel was born in Gainesville, Georgia to the late Haskell Howar ...


Mark Edward Chalmers, 57, Braselton
Mark Edward Chalmers, age 57, of Braselton passed away Thursday, December 26, 2019.  Memorial service will be held 7:00 pm Friday, January 3, 2020 at Lawson Funeral Home C ...


Sydney Marcus, 22, Dahlonega
Sydney Shea Marcus, age 22, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away Thursday, December 26, 2019.  Ms. Marcus had a deep affection and love of horses. She loved outdoors such as walk ...


Long Kim, 73, Smyrna
Long Lim, age 73, of Smyrna, GA passed away Thursday, December 26, 2019. He is survived by his wife of fifty-five years, Xuan My Pham Lim, Smyrna; children, Ming Chung Lim, Long So ...


Betty Ann Helton, 77, Cleveland
Betty Ann Helton, age 77 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, December 26, 2019. Mrs. Helton was born October 11, 1942 to the late J.W. Sutton and Grace Sutton. Betty worked for ...
Kennesaw State's second president, Betty Siegel, dies at 89
Kennesaw State University is mourning the death of its second president, Dr. Betty L
Bill Ensley, coach who revitalized UNG basketball program, dies at 84
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020 for the man who is credited with reviving the basektball program at the University of North Georgia in Dahlonega.
Robert Conrad, star of "The Wild, Wild West," dies at 84
Robert Conrad, the rugged, contentious actor who starred in the hugely popular 1960s television series "Hawaiian Eye" and "The Wild, Wild West," has died
Gainesville banker Bill Galardi dies
Gainesville banker Bill Galardi has died at the age of 73 following a long illness.
Actor-comedian Orson Bean, 91, hit and killed by car in LA
Authorities in Los Angeles say actor and comedian Orson Bean was hit and killed by a car in Los Angeles
Kirk Douglas, longtime influential movie star, dies at 103
Kirk Douglas, the muscular actor with the dimpled chin who starred in "Spartacus," "Lust for Life" and dozens of other films and helped fatally weaken the Hollywood blacklist, has died at 103
Former NASCAR, IndyCar racer John Andretti passes away
Veteran race car driver John Andretti passed away on Thursday at the age of 56. Andretti, the nephew of Indianapolis 500 winner Mario Andretti, was diagnosed in 2017 with colon cancer.
'NewsHour' host and debate moderator Jim Lehrer dies at 85
A longtime host of the nightly PBS “NewsHour” whose serious, sober demeanor made him the choice to moderate 11 presidential debates, has died