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Local Obits for Wed. Jan 29th, 2020


Thomas John Bobowski, 61, Cumming
  Every day is a holiday and January 29 will forever be Tom Day or Geeps Day, as is he is fondly known by his grandbabies. Thomas John Bobowski, age 61, passed away while s ...


Shirley A. Potts, 65, Baldwin
Shirley A. Potts, age 65, of Baldwin, Georgia went home on Tuesday, January 28, 2020 following an extended illness. Mrs. Potts was born on December 16, 1954 in Habersham County, ...
Jean Harrison, 77, Clarkesville
Jean Jiles Harrison, age 77 of Clarkesville, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday January 29, 2020. Mrs. Harrison was born at Fontana Dam, NC on July 28, 1942. She was the daug ...


Irene Fowler Allison, 85, Gainesville
Irene Fowler Allison, age 85, of Hall County, passed away Thursday, January 16, 2020. She was preceded in death by her son, James Timothy (Tim) Allison and infant daughter Teresa E ...
Ricky Steve Edwards, 59, Gainesville
  Mr. Ricky Steve Edwards, 59, of Gainesville passed away on January 29, 2020 at his residence after an extended illness. The family of Mr. Edwards will receive friends ...
Ezequiel Salgado-Castillo, 81, Gainesville
Ezequiel Salgado-Castillo, 81, of Gainesville passed away Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at Roswell Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 1 ...
Arthur Mark Edward Thompson Jr. age 66, of Oakwood, GA found eternal peace on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical center. Arthur was born April 29, 1953 in ...


Johnny Ray Johnson, 65, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Johnny Ray Johnson, age 65 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, January 29, 2020.  Mr. Johnson was born in Tift ...


Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Miss Beatrice Louise Haralson, age 87 of Conyers, Georgia who entered into rest Monday, January 27, 2020.  Miss Haralson was born in ...


Vinnie Lee Robinson Bolmon, age 91 of Robinson Way, Toccoa went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, January 29 at her residence. A daughter of the late Cliff and Artie Smith Robin ...
Mrs. Mary Frances Rumsey Howard, age 93 of Loden Road, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at the Clary Center. A daughter of the late G.W. “Bud” Rumsey a ...


Mattie Gaynell Hulsey, 85, Cleveland
Mattie Gaynell Hulsey, age 85, of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, January 29, 2020. Mrs. Hulsey was born on December 3, 1934, in Cleveland, Georgia, to the late Giles and ...
Judith “Judy” B. Ledford, age 69 of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, January 29, 2020, after an extended illness. Mrs. Ledford was born on May 12, 1950, in Brass ...
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
Former NASCAR, IndyCar racer John Andretti passes away
Veteran race car driver John Andretti passed away on Thursday at the age of 56. Andretti, the nephew of Indianapolis 500 winner Mario Andretti, was diagnosed in 2017 with colon cancer.
'NewsHour' host and debate moderator Jim Lehrer dies at 85
A longtime host of the nightly PBS “NewsHour” whose serious, sober demeanor made him the choice to moderate 11 presidential debates, has died