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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 ...
Funeral Tuesday for well-known Gainesville businessman, attorney Sonny Sykes
Funeral services for Gainesville attorney and businessman William I. "Sonny" Sykes, Jr. are scheduled for Tuesday, July 13 at Free Chapel Worship Center.
Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld dies at 88
The family of former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld says he has died
Local philanthropist and journalist Lessie Smithgall dies at 110
Lessie Smithgall, a longtime Gainesville philanthropist and journalist, died Friday, June 25 at the age of 110.
Frank Bonner, Herb on 'WKRP in Cincinnati,' dies at 79
Frank Bonner, who played a brash salesman with a love of flashy plaid suits on the TV comedy “WKRP in Cincinnati,” has died
Ned Beatty, indelible in 'Deliverance,' 'Network' dies at 83
Ned Beatty, the indelible character actor whose first film role as a genial vacationer raped by a backwoodsman in 1972′s “Deliverance” launched him on a long, prolific and accomplished career, has died
'Hooked on a Feeling' singer B.J. Thomas dies at 78
One of the country’s most popular and versatile singers, B
Former US Sen. John Warner of Virginia dies at 94
Former Sen. John W
Charles Grodin, 'Midnight Run,' 'Heartbreak Kid,' star, dies
Charles Grodin, the offbeat actor and writer who scored as a newlywed cad in “The Heartbreak Kid” and the father in the “Beethoven” comedies, has died