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Local Obits for Fri. Sep 6th, 2019

Dawson

Gus Baker, 64, Dawsonville
Gus Baker, 64, of Dawsonville passed away suddenly at his residence on Friday September 6, 2019. Born January 28, 1955 in Hall County to the late Robbie and Elizabeth Baker, he ...

Forsyth

Donald C Creed, 89, Cumming
Donald C. Creed, age 89, of Cumming, Georgia passed away Friday, September 6, 2019.  Mr. Creed is survived by his wife of 63 years Shirley Creed; Daughters and sons-in-law ...
Joseph Donald Frey, 28, Cumming
Joseph Donald Frey was born alongside his twin, Mitchell Edward Frey, in Cumming, GA on August 3, 1991. He left this world and entered the Gates of Heaven on September 6, 2019.&nbs ...
Lemuel Guy Pruitt, 82, Cumming
Lemuel Guy Pruitt, age 82, of Cumming, GA, passed away on September 6, 2019. He was a member of Roanoke Baptist Church in Cumming, GA. Lemuel owned and operated Guy’s Biscuit ...

Habersham

Michael "Mike" P. Davis, 61, Demorest
Michael "Mike" P. Davis, age 61, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Friday, September 6, 2019 unexpectedly.  Mr. Davis was born on May 8, 1958 in Minneapolis, Mi ...

Hall

Doreatha Gwendolyn (Davis) Chapman, 80, Gainesville formerly of New York City
Mrs. Doreatha Gwendolyn (Davis) Chapman, age 80 of Gainesville, Georgia, formerly of New York City, passed away Friday, September 6, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center surrou ...
Roger Paul Ownby, 61, Gainesville
Mr. Roger Paul Ownby (Paul), age 61 of Gainesville, died at his home following a short illness. Born January 31, 1958 Paul was raised in Roswell, Georgia. He graduated from Rosw ...
Willa Nelle "Bill" Gardner, 81, Gainesville
Mrs. Willa Nelle “Bill” Gardner age 81 of Gainesville passed away on Friday September 06, 2019 at Pure Hearts Person Care Home following an extended illness. Bill wa ...

Lumpkin

Joe Grizzle, 78, Dahlonega
Mr. Joe Grizzle, age 78, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, September 6, 2019. Joe was born on September 28, 1940 to the late Grady and Elizabeth Garrett Grizzle.  In additio ...

Other

Geneva Wynne, 81, Athens
Geneva Wynne, 81, of Athens, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on September 6, 2019.  She was born on May 20, 1938 in Miami Fl to Lemuel Lincoln Anderson ...

Stephens

Melvin Ray Savage, 90, Toccoa
Mr. Melvin Ray Savage, age 90, of Toccoa, Georgia, passed away Friday, September 6th, 2019, at the Cottingham Hospice House in Seneca, S.C. Melvin was born on February 28th, 192 ...
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92
Jane Powell, who starred in Hollywood golden age musicals, has died
Michael Constantine of 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' dies at 94
Michael Constantine, an Emmy Award-winning character actor who reached worldwide fame playing the Windex bottle-toting father of the bride in the 2002 film “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” has died
Willard Scott, weatherman on NBC's 'Today' show, dies at 87
Willard Scott, the beloved weatherman who charmed viewers of NBC’s “Today” show with his self-deprecating humor and cheerful personality, has died
Actor Ed Asner, TV's blustery Lou Grant, dies at 91
Actor Ed Asner, the blustery but lovable Lou Grant in two successful television series, has died
Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts dies at age 80
Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts has died at the age of 80
Country singer Tom T. Hall dies; wrote ‘Harper Valley PTA’
Singer-songwriter Tom T
Former Hall County School Superintendent Doug Winters dies at 82
Dr. Douglas Harry Winters, a former superintendent for the Hall County School District, died Wednesday, Aug. 11 at the age of 82.