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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Jan 8th, 2020

Dawson

Betty Jo Arrendale, 86, Dawsonville
Betty Jo Arrendale, 86, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday January 8, 2020 at Seasons Hospice following a period of declining health. Born November 14, 1933, Betty Jo was a li ...
Joe Slaton, 85, Dawsonville
Joe Slaton, 85, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday January 8, 2020 at St. Joseph’s Hospital. Born December 5, 1934 in Dawson County to the late Jewell and Annabelle Slat ...

Forsyth

Joseph William Bertrand, Jr., 85, of Cumming, GA passed away Wednesday, January 8, 2020. Daddy, Papa and Poppy was born on June 17, 1934 in Waterbury, Connecticut. He joined the Ar ...
John Albert Heinig, 82, Cumming
John Albert Heinig, age 82, of Cumming, GA passed away on Wednesday, January 8, 2020.  John was born in 1937, to the late Frederick and Margareta Heinig.  He was an avid ...

Habersham

Donald Alvin Nellesen, 63, Clarkesville
Donald Alvin Nellesen, age 63 of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, January 08, 2020. Born in St. Louis, Missouri on November 26, 1956, he was a son of the late Alv ...

Hall

Geraldine Miller Wilson age 80 of Lula entered into her heavenly home Wednesday January 8, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Geraldine was born October 20, 1939 in G ...
Mr. Charles Eugene "Gene" Allison, 54 of Gainesville passed away January 8, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Gene was ...

White

Madeline Parker, 77, Cleveland
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Madeline Parker, age 77, of Cleveland. Mrs. Parker passed away on Wednesday, January 8, 2020. Memorial services are ...
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