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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Oct 21st, 2020

Forsyth

Billy Ray Shirley, 63, Cumming
Billy Ray Shirley, age 63, of Cumming, GA passed away October 21, 2020. He is survived by his sister, Lois Nichols, of White, GA, brothers & sisters-in-law, Calvin & El ...

Gwinnett

Vernon D. Cash, 90, Buford
Vernon D. Cash, age 90, of Buford, GA passed away on Tuesday, October 21, 2020.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Maxine B Cash;  daughter, Judy Porter Perkins; fath ...

Hall

Benny Ray "B.R." Holcomb, 87, Gillsville
Benny Ray “B.R.” Holcomb age 87 of Gillsville entered heaven Wednesday October 21, 2020 at his residence. B.R. was born in Gillsville February 12, 1933 to the late R ...

Rabun

Helen Rogers Nichols, 101, Clayton
After living for 101 years on Earth, Helen Rogers Nichols began living in Heaven on October 21, 2020. She was born on June 6, 1919 in the Germany Community to the late John Logan R ...
Funeral Tuesday for well-known Gainesville businessman, attorney Sonny Sykes
Funeral services for Gainesville attorney and businessman William I. "Sonny" Sykes, Jr. are scheduled for Tuesday, July 13 at Free Chapel Worship Center.
Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld dies at 88
The family of former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld says he has died
Local philanthropist and journalist Lessie Smithgall dies at 110
Lessie Smithgall, a longtime Gainesville philanthropist and journalist, died Friday, June 25 at the age of 110.
Frank Bonner, Herb on 'WKRP in Cincinnati,' dies at 79
Frank Bonner, who played a brash salesman with a love of flashy plaid suits on the TV comedy “WKRP in Cincinnati,” has died
Ned Beatty, indelible in 'Deliverance,' 'Network' dies at 83
Ned Beatty, the indelible character actor whose first film role as a genial vacationer raped by a backwoodsman in 1972′s “Deliverance” launched him on a long, prolific and accomplished career, has died
'Hooked on a Feeling' singer B.J. Thomas dies at 78
One of the country’s most popular and versatile singers, B
Former US Sen. John Warner of Virginia dies at 94
Former Sen. John W
Charles Grodin, 'Midnight Run,' 'Heartbreak Kid,' star, dies
Charles Grodin, the offbeat actor and writer who scored as a newlywed cad in “The Heartbreak Kid” and the father in the “Beethoven” comedies, has died