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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 ...
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
Country rocker and fiddler Charlie Daniels dies at age 83
Country music pioneer and fiddler Charlie Daniels, who had a hit with “Devil Went Down to Georgia,” has died at age 83