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Local Obits for Thu. Jan 9th, 2020


Eugene Delaney, 85, Buford
Eugene Delaney, age 85, of Buford, GA passed away on Thursday, January 9, 2020. He was preceded in death by his wife, Walstine Waters Delaney and brother, Bobby Cantrell. Mr. Delan ...


Tommy Mason Turner, 83, Gainesville
Tommy Mason Turner, age 83 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, January 9, 2020. Mr. Turner was born on May 17, 1936, in Atlanta, Georgia, to the late Grady and Jerrine Adam ...
Brandon Scott Yarbrough, 30, Gainesville
Brandon Scott Yarbrough age 30 of Gainesville, GA passed away on Thursday, January 9, 2020. Mr. Yarbrough lived in Gainesville, GA all of his life. Brandon was joyful and full of l ...
Robin “Reid” Blalock, 55, Flowery Branch
Robin “Reid” Blalock, age 55, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Thursday, January 9, 2020. He was preceded in death by father, Albert Blalock and mother, Bonnie Loui ...
Patrick Ausborn Pruitt, 66, Gainesville
Patrick Ausborn Pruitt, age 66, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Thursday, January 9, 2020. Mr. Pruitt was born on July 29, 1953 in Sacramento, California to the late Hill ...


Clara Braselton Jackson, 88, Braselton
Clara Braselton Jackson (Pam), age 88, of Braselton passed away Thursday, January 9, 2020.  Funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm Sunday, January 12, 2020 at Lawson Funeral ...
Dale Glenn Allen, 53, Commerce
Dale Glenn Allen, age 53, of Commerce passed away Thursday, January 9, 2020.  Memorial service will be held 7:00 pm Saturday, January 11, 2020 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel.&n ...


Linda Jones, 65, Dawsonville
Linda Jones, 65, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday January 9, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health. Born April 17, 1954 in Norfolk, ...


Margaret Duck, 63, Greensboro
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Margaret Driskell Duck, age 63 of Greensboro, Georgia, formerly of Braselton, Georgia who entered into rest Thursday, January 9, 2020 ...
Joseph Gerard Wolfort, 84, Hayesville, NC
Mr. Joseph Gerard Wolfort age 84 of Hayesville, North Carolina passed away on Thursday January 9, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.  &n ...


Larry David Allen, 75, Cleveland
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Larry David Allen, age 75 of Cleveland. Larry passed away Thursday, January 9, 2019 following a period of declining hea ...
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
Former NASCAR, IndyCar racer John Andretti passes away
Veteran race car driver John Andretti passed away on Thursday at the age of 56. Andretti, the nephew of Indianapolis 500 winner Mario Andretti, was diagnosed in 2017 with colon cancer.
'NewsHour' host and debate moderator Jim Lehrer dies at 85
A longtime host of the nightly PBS “NewsHour” whose serious, sober demeanor made him the choice to moderate 11 presidential debates, has died