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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 ...
Vernon Jordan, activist, former Clinton adviser, has died
According to a statement from his daughter, Vernon Jordan, a civil rights activist and former adviser to President Bill Clinton, has died
Mincey Marble founder, marble innovator dies at 86
​Kenneth Mincey, who founded Gainesville-based Mincey Marble cast marble company, passed away at the age of 86 Friday.
Jo Ann Adams, Gainesville's first female pharmacist, dies at 93
When Jo Ann Trapnell Adams graduated from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy, she was just 20 years old.
Marty Schottenheimer, NFL coach with 200 wins, dies at 77
The longtime NFL coach Marty Schottenheimer has died
Mary Wilson, longest-reigning original Supreme, dies at 76
Mary Wilson, the longest-reigning original Supreme, has died at 76 years old
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. dies at 67
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. has died after battling prostate and other cancers
Oscar winner, ‘Sound of Music’ star Christopher Plummer dies
Christopher Plummer, the dashing award-winning actor who played Captain von Trapp in the film “The Sound of Music” and at 82 became the oldest Academy Award winner in history, has died
Hal Holbrook, prolific actor who played Twain, dies at 95
Award-winning character actor Hal Holbrook who toured the world as Mark Twain in a one-man show and uttered the immortal advice “Follow the money” in the political thriller “All the President’s Men,” has died