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Local Obits for Mon. Jul 29th, 2019

Forsyth

Donna Blalock, 50, Cumming
Ms. Donna Blalock 50, of Cumming, GA passed away on July 29, 2019. She is survived by her father; Walter Blalock of Dawsonville, GA; and her mother; Brenda Phillips of Cumming, ...
Thomas (Tom) Francis Hill, Sr. of Suwanee, Georgia passed away on July 29, 2019 surrounded by family. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Anita; four children: Dwayne Hill (Lis ...
Shirley Perry, 89, Cumming
Shirley Perry 89, of Cumming, GA passed away on July 29, 2019. Services will be held at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. Arrangements ...

Habersham

John Eugene Callahan, Jr., 73, Clarkesville
John Eugene Callahan, Jr., age 73 of Habersham County, Georgia passed away on Monday, July 29, 2019. Born in Lake Charles, Louisiana on March 16, 1946, he was a son of the late ...

Hall

Dorothy Louise Brand, 89, Gainesville
Dorothy Louise Brand, 89, of Gainesville passed away Monday, July 29, 2019. Graveside services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, August 2, 2019 at Crestlawn Memorial Park in ...
Efren “Buddy” Azael Pedraza, age 38, of Gainesville, GA passed to the gates of heaven the evening of July 29, 2019. He was born February 28, 1981 in Monterrey, Mexic ...
Lloyd H. Preston, Gainesville
  Lloyd H. Preston, of Gainesville, GA died peacefully at home on July 29, 2019. Lloyd was born January 7, 1936 in Salyersville, KY and moved as a small child to southern M ...
Jeane Louise Platt McDonald, 92, Gainesville
Jeane Louise Platt McDonald of Gainesville, Georgia passed away July 29, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center at the age of 92 years. Jeane was born on August 21, 1926 in Al ...

Jackson

William Scott Brown, 71, Braselton
William Scott Brown, age 71, of Braselton, passed away Monday, July 29, 2019. No services are planned at this time and a complete obituary will follow at a later date.  ...

Stephens

Kathleen Watson Adams, 77, Toccoa
Mrs. Kathleen Watson Adams, age 77 of Quarry Road, Toccoa passed away Monday, July 29, 2019 at her residence. A daughter of the late Clarence Tut Watson and Ruth Poole Watson, s ...
Mrs. Ruby Doris Peyton Andrews, age 91 of Ward Circle, Toccoa passed away Monday, July 29, 2019 at her residence. A daughter of the late Enos and Lula Payne Peyton, she was born ...
Mrs. Ollie Mae Simpson Holcomb, age 73 of Collins Road, Toccoa passed away Monday, July 29, 2019 at her residence. A daughter of the late John and Ola Mae Brown Simpson, she was ...
Nobel laureate Toni Morrison dead at 88
Nobel laureate Toni Morrison was a pioneer and reigning giant of modern literature whose imaginative power in "Beloved," "Song of Solomon" and other works transformed American letters
Gainesville man remembered for his antiques mall, his work with state film industry
A Gainesville man is being remembered for his Cumming antiques mall and his pioneering work with the state's film industry.
Gainesville woman, a recognized leader in nursing profession, dies
A celebration of life will be held Saturday for Evelyn Waugh whose name is synonymous with the nursing profession in Gainesville.
Towering Broadway director and producer Hal Prince has died
Towering Broadway figure Harold Prince, who won 21 Tony Awards as director and producer, has died at 91
Funeral set for former Hall County Commission Chairman Jerry Carpenter
The funeral will be held Wednesday for former Hall County Commission Chairman Jerry Carpenter, who was also a former member of the county board of education.
Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies at 99
John Paul Stevens, who served on the Supreme Court for nearly 35 years and became its leading liberal, has died
Longtime coach, educator Charles Musselwhite dies at age 87
Funeral services for longtime educator and coach Charles E. "Charlie" Musselwhite of Gainesville are schedule for Saturday, July 13, 2019.
Emmy-winning actor Rip Torn has died at the age of 88
Award-winning television, film and theater actor Rip Torn has died at the age of 88, according to his publicist