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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 ...
Robert Clary, last of the ‘Hogan’s Heroes’ stars, dies at 96
Robert Clary, who played a prisoner of war in the TV sitcom “Hogan’s Heroes,” has died
Rev. Dr. William Hugh Cauthen dies at 92
The Reverend Dr. William Hugh Cauthen passed away peacefully onto his next life on Wednesday, November 9, 2022.
JGR co-owner Coy Gibbs, 49, dies hours after son wins title
Coy Gibbs, the vice chairman of Joe Gibbs Racing for his NFL and NASCAR Hall of Fame father, died Sunday morning just hours after his son won the Xfinity Series championship.
Jerry Lee Lewis, outrageous rock ‘n’ roll star, dies at 87
The untamable and often outrageous rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis has died at 87
Thomas Cahill, popular history writer, dead at 82
Thomas Cahill, a scholar of ancient languages and belief systems with a knack for popular storytelling who engaged history readers with such bestsellers as “How the Irish Saved Civilization” and “Desire of the Everlasting Hills,” has died at age 82
French iconic painter of black Pierre Soulages dead at 102
French painter Pierre Soulages, an icon of post-World War II European abstract art famed for his use of black, has died, according to the Soulages Museum in his hometown of Rodez
Actor in cult favorite 'American Movie' dead at 56
Musician Mike Schank, who was best known for his good guy role in the award-winning documentary film "American Movie," has died at age 56, according to a close friend
Champion driver Bobby East fatally stabbed at gas station
Bobby East, a three-time USAC national champion driver, has died after being stabbed this week at a Southern California gas station. He was 37.