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Local Obits for Sun. Sep 22nd, 2019

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Julia "Ma" Johnson Townsend, age 88, of Winder passed away Sunday, September 22, 2019.  Funeral services will be held at Northstar Family Church, 126 Merchants P ...

Dawson

Robert M. (Bob) Compton, 87, Dawsonville
Robert M. (Bob) Compton, 87, of Dawsonville, GA passed away September 22, 2019 at St. Ives Memory Care in Johns Creek, GA following a period of declining health. He was born Dec ...

Forsyth

Alice Martha Slate Mashburn, 101, died Sunday, September 22, 2019 at her home in Cumming, Georgia.  She was the widow of Dr. Marcus Mashburn, Jr.  The only child of John ...

Gwinnett

Jamie Sheppard, III, 33, Buford
Jamie Sheppard, III, age 33 of Buford, GA passed away Sunday, September 22, 2019.  He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Harold Kemp; great grandparents, Ruby and Bill ...
Imogene Fields Morgan, 92, Auburn
Imogene Fields Morgan, age 92, of Auburn, GA passed away on Sunday, September 22, 2019. She was preceded in death by her husband of thirty-seven years, Luther Lee Morgan; daught ...
Sara Wang, 89, Buford
Sara Wang, 89, passed away on Sunday, September 22, from natural causes  She was born in 1929 to Ruth and Clarence Cole. Like many Atlanta natives, Sara was born at the old ...

Hall

Betty Lou Brown Abel, 90, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Betty Lou Brown Abel, age 90, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, September 22, 2019 at The Oaks of Limestone, peacefully in her sleep, with her family by her side. Memor ...
Ronnie Ray Joy, 72, Gainesville
Ronnie Ray Joy age 72 of Gainesville passed away Sunday Sept. 22, 2019 at his residence. Mr. Joy was born March 5, 1947 in Gainesville to the late James Edward & Edith Medli ...
Willie Hennon Wilmont, Savannah formerly of Gainesville
Mr. Willie Hennon Wilmont of Savannah, formerly of Gainesville, Georgia, was born on January 19, 1947 to the late Wenonia Carrington and the late Lennon Wilmont. He was called ho ...
Vicki Gilmer, 87, Gainesville
Vicki Gilmer, age 87 of Gainesville Georgia, went to be with her Lord on Sunday September 22nd 2019.   She was born in Maysville Georgia to the late Thomas Blain & Iv ...

Stephens

Paul Brian Garrett, 52, Toccoa
Mr. Paul Brian Garrett, age 52 of Wood Street, Toccoa passed away Sunday, September 22, 2019 at his residence. A son of Carolyn Deal Garrett and the late Floyd Garrett, he was b ...
Deborah Bowman, 63, Toccoa
Mrs. Deborah Sewell Bowman, age 63 of West Whitman Street, Toccoa passed away Sunday, September 22, 2019 at her residence. A daughter of the late Guy and Marie Ferris Sewell, sh ...
Johnny Majors, former Tennessee and Pitt coach, dies at 85
Johnny Majors, the coach of Pittsburgh’s 1976 national championship football team and a former coach and star player at Tennessee, has died
Former Auburn football coach Pat Dye dies at 80
Former Auburn football coach Pat Dye has died at the age of 80
Column: Remembering an old family friend, Biff Pocoroba
Ahh, that name
Evangelist who built global ministry dies in Atlanta at 74
Evangelist Ravi Zacharias, who built an international ministry that strives to defend Christianity on intellectual grounds, has died in Georgia
Phyllis George, female sportscasting pioneer, dies at 70
Phyllis George, the former Miss America who became a female sportscasting pioneer on CBS’s “The NFL Today” and served as the first lady of Kentucky, has died
Colorful player, coach Pepper Rodgers dies at age 88
Pepper Rodgers has died at the age of 88
Jerry Stiller, comedian and 'Seinfeld' actor, dies at 92
Comedian Jerry Stiller has died at 92
Little Richard, flamboyant rock ‘n’ roll pioneer, dead at 87
Little Richard, one of the chief architects of rock ‘n’ roll, has died