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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Jan 1st, 2020

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Duane Pasquale Gatto, 88, Cumming
Duane Pasquale Gatto, age 88, of Cumming, GA passed away on Wednesday, January 1, 2020. He was born in 1931, to the late Peter and Catherine Gatto. He attended Bethelview United Me ...

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Ralph Carl Ivey, 91, Gainesville
Ralph Carl Ivey age 91 of Gainesville died Wednesday January 1, 2020 at the N.E. Ga. Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 pm Saturday January 4, 2020 at the First Con ...
Tommy Eugene Wilson, 56, Gainesville
Tommy Eugene Wilson, 56 of Gainesville passed away Wednesday January 1, 2020 at his residence. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mr. Wilson was self-employed and was of the Ba ...
John T. Smith Jr, Gainesville
John T. Smith Jr, our beloved Husband, Father, Grandfather and Friend, died at his home on Wednesday, January 1, 2020. A Memorial Service to celebrate his life will be held on S ...
John Thomas Smith, Jr, 82, Gainesville
John Thomas Smith, Jr., 82 of Gainesville passed away Wednesday January 1, 2020 at his residence. A Celebration of life service will be held at a later date. Little & Dav ...

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Ms. Nancy Estelle Barlowe age 93 of Talmo, Ga passed away on Wednesday January 01, 2020 at her residence following an extended illness.      Funeral se ...

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Martha Lawson, 96, Toccoa
Mrs. Martha Jolee Henderson Lawson, age 96 of Currahee Ridge Road, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, January 1, 2020 at Pruitt Health Toccoa. A daughter of the late D.A. and Maude L ...

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Helen Sirochman Mott, 90, Sautee
Helen Mott, a dearly beloved member of the Sautee-Nacoochee community, departed this earth on December 14, 2019. She made her transition surrounded by loving family and friends.&nb ...
Football Hall of Famer Claude Humphrey dies as age 77
Pro Football Hall of Famer Claude Humphrey has died at the age of 77
Lee Elder, 1st Black golfer to play Masters, dies at age 87
Golf pioneer Lee Elder has died at the age of 87
Frank Williams, founder of Formula One team, dies at 79
Sir Frank Williams, the founder and former team principal of Williams Racing, has died. He was 79. Williams took his motor racing team from an empty carpet warehouse to the summit of Formula One, overseeing 114 victories, a combined 16 drivers’ and constructors’ world championships, while becoming the longest-serving team boss in the sport’s history.
Towering musical theater master Stephen Sondheim dies at 91
Stephen Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century, has died
Prince, poultry pioneer, dies at 93
Jack Prince of Gainesville, the man who invented the chicken deboning machine, has died at the age of 93.
Betty Lynn, Thelma Lou on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' has died
Betty Lynn, who was best known as Barney Fife's sweetheart Thelma Lou on “The Andy Griffith Show,” has died at the age of 95
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