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Local Obits for Wed. Jan 8th, 2020


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...
Wilford Brimley, 'Cocoon' and 'Natural' actor, dies at 85
Wilford Brimley, who worked his way up from movie stunt rider to indelible character actor in films including “Cocoon” and “The Natural,” has died
Olivia de Havilland, Oscar-winning actress, dies at 104
Oscar winner Olivia de Havilland, best known as the kindly Melanie in “Gone With the Wind,” has died
NASCAR Hall of Famer Maurice Petty passes away
NASCAR Hall of Fame engine builder Maurice Petty passed away Saturday morning, according to a statement released by Richard Petty Motorsports. He was 81 years old.
Report: Television personality Regis Philbin dies at 88
People magazine reports that legendary television personality Regis Philbin has died at 88
Civil rights trailblazer C.T. Vivian to be laid to rest
The nation will pay its final respects Thursday to the Rev. CT Vivian
Remembering John Lewis, rights icon and `American hero'
John Lewis, who carried the struggle against racial discrimination from Southern battlegrounds of the 1960s to the halls of Congress, has died
Kelly Preston, actor and wife of John Travolta, dies at 57
Actor Kelly Preston has died at age 57
Country rocker and fiddler Charlie Daniels dies at age 83
Country music pioneer and fiddler Charlie Daniels, who had a hit with “Devil Went Down to Georgia,” has died at age 83