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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Jan 27th, 2020

Forsyth

Master Parker Burch passed away on January 24, 2020 just shy of his second birthday. Known affectionately as "Bubba" by his big sister, Emerson Nicole, she adored hi ...

Habersham

Jean Landers Gambrell, 79, Mt. Airy
Jean Landers Gambrell, age 79, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, passed away on Monday, January 27, 2020. Memorial Services will be held at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to ...

Hall

Winona Hester Bryan, 86, Clermont
Winona Hester Bryan, age 86, of Clermont, GA passed away on January 27, 2020. She is preceded in death by her parents, Birdie May McKoy Hester and Russell Clyde Hester; her brot ...
Michael Benjamin Wallace, 75, Gainesville
Mr. Michael Benjamin Wallace, 75, of Gainesville passed away Monday, January 27, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Braselton. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m ...

Jackson

Mr. Harold “Sport” Gailey, age 92, of Commerce, GA died Monday, January 27, 2020 at his residence.  Mr. Gailey was born in Commerce to the late Claude Hampton and ...

Other

James Larry Landrum, 67, Athens
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. James Larry Landrum, age 67 of Athens, Georgia (South Jackson Community) who entered into rest Monday, January 27, 2020.  Mr. Lan ...
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
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