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Local Obits for Fri. Aug 23rd, 2019


Ervin Eric Hill, 78, Maysville
Mr. Ervin Eric Hill, age 78, of Maysville, GA died Friday, August 23, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Hill was born in Maysville to the late Joe and Leola Chambe ...


Ronnie G. Abercrombie, 64, Dawsonville
Ronnie G. Abercrombie, 64, of Dawsonville passed away Friday August 23, 2019 at his residence following a period of declining health. Born March 29, 1955 in Waltham, Massachuset ...


Dorothy Hazel Isenberg, 86, Cumming
Dorothy “Dot” Hazel Isenberg, age 86, of Cumming, GA. passed away Friday, August 23, 2019. She was survived by her loving sons and daughters-in-law, grandchildren, a ...


Katie Richins, 19, Cornelia
Katie Richins, age 19 of Cornelia, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Friday, August 23, 2019 following injuries she sustained in an automobile accident.  Funeral arr ...
Katie Danielle Richins, 19, Cornelia
Katie Danielle Richins, age 19 of Cornelia, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Friday, August 23, 2019 following injuries she sustained in an automobile accident.  Bo ...
Eric Anthony Vaughn, 48, Cornelia
Eric Anthony Vaughn walked the Stairway to Heaven on August 23, 2019 at the age of 48. Eric is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Colt & Lindsey Vaughn; brother and si ...


Mr. Burton A. “Burt” Urbanick, age 89, of Gainesville, Georgia, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, August 23, 2019 after his 27-year long battle with c ...
David Wayne Weikel, 62, Gainesville
Our hearts are heavy as we announce the passing of David Wayne Weikel on August 23, 2019 at his home in Gainesville, Georgia, surrounded by his loving family, at the age of 62, aft ...
Louise Powell Cox, 93, Gainesville
Friday, August 23 Louise Powell Cox passed away peacefully at The Oaks nursing home in Gainesville, GA.  Visitation for friends and family will be held at Little and Davenpo ...
Thelma Jean Mitchum Harper, 88, Gainesville
Jean “Memaw” Harper, 88, peacefully went to be with her Lord and Savior on August 23, 2019 at The Landings of Gainesville Assisted Living and Memory Care. Jean was p ...
Pedro Moises Vega Matos, 53, Gainesville
Mr. Pedro Moises Vega Matos, age 53, of Gainesville passed away Friday, August 23, 2019. Funeral Services will be 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, August 28, 2019 in the Chapel of Memorial ...


Celeste Rene, 56, Jefferson
Celeste Rene, age 56, of Jefferson passed away Friday August 23, 2019. Memorial services will be held 3:00 PM Friday August 30, 2019 at The Jefferson Church, 267 Mahaffey St., Jeff ...


MSgt Vernon Elbert Peters, 93, Dahlonega
MSgt Vernon Elbert Peters, age 93, of Dahlonega, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 23, 2019. MSgt Peters was born in Columbus, GA on April 24, 1926 to the late John Benja ...
Betty White, TV’s Golden Girl, dies at 99
Actor Betty White, whose saucy, up-for-anything charm made her a television mainstay for more than 60 years, has died
Former US Senate majority leader Harry Reid dies at 82
Harry Reid, the former Senate majority leader and Nevada’s longest-serving member of Congress, has died at home in Henderson, Nevada
John Madden, Hall of Fame coach and broadcaster, dies at 85
The NFL says Hall of Fame coach turned broadcaster John Madden has died at age 85
Gainesville businessman James Simpson dies at 77, truck parade to be held in his honor
Gainesville businessman James Simpson, the force behind Simpson Trucking & Grading, Inc. in Gainesville, will be remembered in a funeral service Friday, Dec. 17 at Hopewell Baptist Church.
Michael Nesmith, the Monkee for all seasons, dies at 78
Michael Nesmith, the wool-hatted, guitar-strumming member of the 1960s, made-for-television rock band The Monkees, has died at 78
Al Unser, a four-time winner of Indianapolis 500, dies at 82
Al Unser, one of only four drivers to win the Indianapolis 500 a record four times, died Thursday following years of health issues
Pro Bowler, Super Bowl champ, GA Tech star wideout Demaryius Thomas dies at 33
Former NFL wide receiver Demaryius Thomas has died at the age of 33
Georgia Racing Hall of Famer Bud Lunsford passes away
Legendary Georgia racer and hall of famer Bud Lunsford of Gainesville passed away on Monday at the age of 86. Lunsford, a member of both the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame...