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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Jan 2nd, 2020

Gwinnett

William (Billy) Pennell Grubbs Jr, age 71, died on January 2, 2020, after a long battle with COPD, at home surrounded by family and friends. Billy was preceded in death by his pare ...
Beverly Jones, 88, Suwanee
Beverly Ann Jones, age 88, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Thursday, January 2, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-eight years, James Nelson Jones, Jr.; parents, ...

Habersham

Nancy Swift O'Brien, 59, Cornelia
Nancy Swift O’Brien, age 59 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Thursday, January 02, 2020. Born in Gainesville, Georgia on July 03, 1960, she was a daughter of the late D ...
Mickey O'Neal Robinson, age 71, of Alto, GA, left us peacefully on Thursday,  January 2, 2020. Mr. Robinson was born in Clarkesville, GA, on June 2, 1948, to the late E ...

Hall

Thomas “Tommy” William Peak, age 65, of Gainesville, GA., went to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday January 2nd, 2020.  Tommy suffered from cerebral palsy bu ...
Deborah Margaret Wenig Born 8/21/1958 Passed 1/2/2020 Born on August 21, 1958 in Catskill, NY, Deborah Margaret Wenig – Deb – lived a big life full of love and ...
V. Joan Conrad, 88, Gainesville
V. Joan Conrad, 88, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, January 2, 2020 at Bell Minor Home following a period of declining health. Joan was born on July 10, 1931 to the late Ro ...
Richard "Dick" Lee Thompson, 84, Gainesville
Richard (Dick) Lee Thompson, age 84, passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 2, 2020 at The Resting Nest, a caring and loving Personal Care Facility in Gainesville, GA.  ...

Jackson

Sung Sun Hong, 96, Jefferson
Sung Sun Hong, age 96 of Jefferson, GA, died Thursday, January 2, 2020. The family will receive friends Tuesday, January 7, 2020 from 10 – 11 AM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Cha ...
Ms. Reva Blanche Cheek Crane Waddell, age 99, of Commerce passed away January 2, 2020 at Hill Haven Nursing Home.  Born on August 7, 1920 to Burgess Frank Cheek and Lydia Ann ...

Other

Jessie Jeanette Rider Martin, age 79 of Austell, Georgia passed away Thursday, January 2, 2020. She was born to the late Garmon Rider and Dollie Seabolt Rider on April 3, 1940 in D ...

White

Frances Jean Painter Moore, age 84 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, January 2, 2020, at The Oaks at Scenic View. Born in Dawson County on June 22, 1935, she was a daughter of ...
Wayne Colston, first principal of Mt. Vernon Elementary School, dies at age 66
The man who served as the first principal of Mt. Vernon Elementary School has died at the age of 66.
'Good Times' Ja'Net DuBois dies; co-wrote 'Jeffersons' theme
Ja’Net DuBois, who played the vivacious neighbor Willona Woods on “Good Times” and composed and sang the theme song for “The Jeffersons,” has died
Kennesaw State's second president, Betty Siegel, dies at 89
Kennesaw State University is mourning the death of its second president, Dr. Betty L
Bill Ensley, coach who revitalized UNG basketball program, dies at 84
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020 for the man who is credited with reviving the basektball program at the University of North Georgia in Dahlonega.
Robert Conrad, star of "The Wild, Wild West," dies at 84
Robert Conrad, the rugged, contentious actor who starred in the hugely popular 1960s television series "Hawaiian Eye" and "The Wild, Wild West," has died
Gainesville banker Bill Galardi dies
Gainesville banker Bill Galardi has died at the age of 73 following a long illness.
Actor-comedian Orson Bean, 91, hit and killed by car in LA
Authorities in Los Angeles say actor and comedian Orson Bean was hit and killed by a car in Los Angeles
Kirk Douglas, longtime influential movie star, dies at 103
Kirk Douglas, the muscular actor with the dimpled chin who starred in "Spartacus," "Lust for Life" and dozens of other films and helped fatally weaken the Hollywood blacklist, has died at 103