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Local Obits for Fri. Jan 17th, 2020


Patricia Kay Canup, 74, Winder
Patricia Kay Canup, age 74, of Winder passed away Friday, January 17, 2020.  Funeral services will be determined.  Funeral arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 5 ...


Carmen Mercedes Martinez 86, of Cumming, Ga passed away on Friday, January 17, 2020. Carmen is preceded in death by her son Erasmo Martinez Jr. She is survived by her beloved ...


Nancy Young Hooper, 73, Buford
Nancy Young Hooper, age 73, of Buford, GA passed away Friday, January 17, 2020.  She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-two years, Monroe Hooper; parents, Ray and L ...


Anthony Ellison, 62, Clarkesville
Anthony William "Tony" Ellison, age 62 of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Friday, January 17, 2020. Born in Habersham County on August 9, 1957, Tony was the son o ...
J. C. Mealor, 73, Mt. Airy
Graveside services for J. C. Mealor, age 73 of Mt. Airy will be held at 12:00 PM, Saturday, January 18, 2020 at Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery, Baldwin. Mr. Mealor passed away ...


Mitchell Kegan Brett, 26, Flowery Branch
Mr. Mitchell Kegan Brett, age 26, of Flowery Branch passed away Friday, January 17, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton. Funeral Mass will be 10:30 a.m., ...
Zacq Billy Reid, Murrayville
Mr. Zacq Billy Reid of Murrayville, GA, passed away January 17, 2020 after a sudden illness. Born April 7, 1939 in Maysville, GA, he was a graduate of Gainesville High School and e ...
Mildred Marie Crawford, 78, Flowery Branch
Miss Mildred Marie Crawford, 78, of Flowery Branch passed away Friday, January 17, 2020.   Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 22, 2020 in the ...
Lorraine I. Neale, 90, Gainesville
Mrs. Lorraine I. Neale, 90 of Gainesville passed away Friday January 17, 2020. Services to be announced later. Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, 355 Dawsonvi ...
Zach BIlly Reed, 80, Murrayville
Zach Billy Reid, 80 of Murrayville passed away Friday January 17, 2020. Services are incomplete and will be announced later. Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory ...


Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Barbara Faye Whitehead Rowland, age 83 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Thursday, January 16, 2020.  Mrs. Rowland was ...


James Benny Chester, 66, Dahlonega
  Mr. James Benny Chester, age 66, of Dahlonega, passed away Friday, January 17, 2020.   Mr. Chester was born in Lumpkin County on September 29, 1953 to the late ...
John ("Gus") Lennon Evans, 73, Dahlonega
Mr. John ("Gus") Lennon Evans was born February 17, 1946 in Mobile, AL and died in Dahlonega, GA on January 17, 2020 where he had lived since 1980. He was predeceased by ...
Amy B. Waters, 85, Dahlonega
Mrs. Amy B. Waters, age 85, of Dahlonega, passed away Friday, January 17, 2020. Mrs. Waters was born in Alabama on June 11, 1934 to the late George and Wanda Mae Golden Mason.&n ...
Shelby White, 19, Dawsonville
Shelby White, 19, of Dawsonville passed away Friday January 17, 2020. Shelby was born March 14, 2000 and was a 2018 graduate of Dawson County High School.  She was pre ...
Ford, Bush presidential adviser Brent Scowcroft dies at 95
A longtime adviser to Presidents Gerald Ford and George H
Wilford Brimley, 'Cocoon' and 'Natural' actor, dies at 85
Wilford Brimley, who worked his way up from movie stunt rider to indelible character actor in films including “Cocoon” and “The Natural,” has died
Olivia de Havilland, Oscar-winning actress, dies at 104
Oscar winner Olivia de Havilland, best known as the kindly Melanie in “Gone With the Wind,” has died
NASCAR Hall of Famer Maurice Petty passes away
NASCAR Hall of Fame engine builder Maurice Petty passed away Saturday morning, according to a statement released by Richard Petty Motorsports. He was 81 years old.
Report: Television personality Regis Philbin dies at 88
People magazine reports that legendary television personality Regis Philbin has died at 88
Civil rights trailblazer C.T. Vivian to be laid to rest
The nation will pay its final respects Thursday to the Rev. CT Vivian
Remembering John Lewis, rights icon and `American hero'
John Lewis, who carried the struggle against racial discrimination from Southern battlegrounds of the 1960s to the halls of Congress, has died
Kelly Preston, actor and wife of John Travolta, dies at 57
Actor Kelly Preston has died at age 57