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Local Obits for Sat. Jan 4th, 2020

Banks

George Stewart Bolton, 87, Maysville
George Stewart Bolton, age 87 of Maysville, GA passed away Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020.   Born on March 5, 1932 in Maysville, GA, he was the son of the late Ellis and Annie ...

Barrow

Clara Dalton Sammons, 80, Auburn
Clara Dalton Sammons, age 80, of Auburn, GA passed away on Saturday, January 4, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband, George Sammons. She is survived by her children, Ter ...

Gwinnett

Anthony Siso, 81, Lawrenceville
Anthony Siso, age 81 of Lawrenceville, GA, died Saturday, January 4, 2020. Mr. Siso has been cremated and a Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date. Hamilton Mill ...
Margaret Frances Tedesco, age 93, of Buford, GA passed away Saturday, January 4, 2020.  She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-five years, Michael Tedesco; son, Mic ...

Habersham

Betty Sims Gunn, 81, Baldwin
Betty Sims Gunn, age 81, of Baldwin, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, January 4, 2020, following an extended illness. Mrs. Gunn was born in Demorest, Georgia on Se ...

Hall

Cynthia Ann Newell, 69, Lula
Cynthia Ann Newell age 69 of Lula, Ga. died Saturday January 4, 2020 at the N.E. Ga. Medical Center. A memorial service is scheduled for 11 am Saturday January 11, 2020 at the Litt ...
Wilma Idell Hollifield, 89, Gainesville
Mrs. Wilma Idell Hollifield, 89, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, January 4, 2020. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, January 6, 2020 in the Chapel of Mem ...
Mary Moore Hayes Thompson, 52, Gainesville
Mary Moore Hayes Thompson, 52, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, January 4, 2020 at her residence.   Graveside services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January ...
Gary Verner, Sr, 72, Hoschton
Gary Verner, Sr., age 72 of Hoschton, GA, died Saturday, January 4, 2020. Mr. Verner has been cremated and a service will be held at a later date. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel 770 ...

Jackson

Colleen Dawn “Chief” Bauer Kidd age 57 of Pendergrass passed away Saturday January 4, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Winder. Chief was born July 2, 19 ...

Lumpkin

Patricia Lucille Ellis, 65, Dahlonega
Mrs. Patricia Lucille Ellis, age 65, of Dahlonega passed away Saturday, January 4, 2020.  Mrs. Ellis was born on December 9, 1954 to the late William and Marlene McCrary El ...
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