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Local Obits for Sat. Oct 10th, 2020


Benny Slaton, 75, Baldwin
Benny Slaton, age 75 of Baldwin, passed away on Saturday, October 10, 2020.   Born on April 21, 1945, in Toccoa, Georgia, he was a son of the late Henry Ben and Dollie C ...


Kevin Charles Paige, 19, Cumming
Kevin Charles Paige 19, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Saturday, October 10th, 2020. Kevin was diagnosed with cerebral palsy at age 2, a disability that affected only his le ...


Lawrence Donald Zyla, 87, Alpharetta
Lawrence Donald Zyla 87, of Alpharetta, Georgia passed away on Saturday, October 10, 2020. Larry was a veteran of the United States Air Force, who entually spent his entire care ...
Buddy Roebuck, 75, Buford
Buddy Roebuck, age 75, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, October 10, 2020. He is survived by his wife of fifty-five years, Laverne Tatum Roebuck, Buford, GA; children, Raymond ...


Ann Meeks Tallent, 84, Clarkesville
Ann Meeks Tallent, age 84 of Clarkesville, mother of Ronnie, Debi and Teri, follower of Jesus Christ, and one of the best cake bakers, cookie makers and jam and jelly makers, has g ...
Mac Turner, 78, Baldwin
Mac Turner, age 78, of Baldwin, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on  Friday, October 9, 2020. Mr. Turner was born on July 13, 1942 in White County, Georgia to the late ...


Stephen Lynn Burke, 64, Gainesville
Mr. Stephen Lynn Burke, 64, of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, October 10, 2020 at his residence, Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 17, 2020 in ...
Robert “Bulldog” Kilgore, 82, Flowery Branch
Mr. Robert “Bulldog” Kilgore, age 82, of Flowery Branch passed away Saturday, October 10, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton. Funeral Service ...
Regina Martin McNeal, 84, Flowery Branch
Regina Martin McNeal, 84 of Flowery Branch passed away Friday October 9, 2020. Born in Forsyth County, Mrs. McNeal had lived in Hall County for most of her life.  She was t ...
Anthony Piccarreta, 90, Lula
Anthony Piccarreta, age 90, of Lula, GA passed away Friday, October 9, 2020. He was preceded in death by his wife of sixty-two years, Joan Lehmann Piccarreta. He is survived by his ...


Thelma Collins Lynn, 83, Commerce
Mrs. Thelma Collins Lynn, age 83, of Commerce passed away on Saturday, October 10, 2020 at her residence.  Mrs. Lynn was born in Clarkesville to the late, Homer and Vesta Hemb ...


Ransom Marion Ash Sr., 72, Dahlonega
Anderson-Underwood Funeral Home announces that Ransom Marion Ash Sr., age 72 of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Saturday, October 10, 2020. Ransom was born in Gainesville, Georgi ...


Dewey Wade Frasier, 47, Eastanollee
Mr. Dewey Wade Frasier, age 47 of Fieldcrest Drive, Eastanollee passed away Saturday, October 10, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center Barrow in Winder, Georgia. A son o ...
Walter Mondale, Carter's vice president, dies at 93
Former Vice President Walter Mondale, a liberal icon who lost one of the most lopsided presidential elections after bluntly telling voters to expect a tax increase if he won, has died
Hank Huckaby dies at 79 after 'unparalleled' Georgia career
Former University System of Georgia Chancellor and state budget director Hank Huckaby has died
Beloved Gainesville pediatrician Everett Roseberry dies at 79
Longtime Gainesville pediatrician Everett Roseberry, who was instrumental in the founding of The Longstreet Clinic, died Sunday, April 11 at the age of 79.
G. Gordon Liddy, Watergate mastermind, dead at 90
Beloved children’s author Beverly Cleary dies at 104
Children’s author Beverly Cleary, the writer behind the popular characters Ramona Quimby and Henry Huggins, has died
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.