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Local Obits for Sat. Oct 24th, 2020


Louise Pugh Birchfield, 85, Cumming
Louise Pugh Birchfield, 85, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Saturday, October 24, 2020.  She was born in Corsicana, TX, the daughter of Charlie and Ruby Jordan.  Louis ...


James Michael Davis, 71, Buford
James Michael Davis, age 71, of Buford, GA passed away Saturday, October 24, 2020. He is survived by daughters, Michelle Carter, Conyers, GA, Ashley Yousefian, Baltimore, MD; five ...
Charles Russell “Russ” Bell, age 52, passed away peacefully in his sleep early Saturday morning, October 24, 2020. Russ was born June 6, 1968 in Atlanta, Georgia to ...
James S. Koehn, Jr., 30, Loganville
James S. Koehn, Jr., age 30, of Loganville, GA passed away Saturday, October 24, 2020. He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Donna and Mark Prentis, Flowery Branch, GA; f ...


Joyce Kathleen King Adams, 81, Clarkesville
Joyce Kathleen King Adams, age 81 of Clarkesville, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, October 24, 2020 at her residence surrounded by her family. Born in Corneli ...


Christy Marie Ramsey, 39, Gainesville
Christy Marie Ramsey 39 of Gainesville, GA formally of Franklin, NC passed away Saturday October 24, 2020. Christy Marie Ramsey was born August 12,1981 in Franklin, NC to Anita Ram ...
Stacy Kay Black, 53, Gainesville
Stacy Kay Black, age 53, of Gainesville, Georgia , went to be with the Lord on Saturday, October 24, 2020, following an extended illness, at the residence of her sister, Tammy Reid ...
Carrie Hudson, 88, Gainesville
Carrie Hudson 88 of Gainesville passed away on Saturday October 24, 2020.  Ms. Carrie Lou Hudson was born February 22, 1932 to the late John and Willie Butts of Gainesville ...
Betty Jean Thorpe, 94, Gainesville
Mrs. Betty Jean Thorpe, 94, of Gainesville, 94, departed this life peacefully on Oct 24, 2020. Mrs. Thorpe was born December 22, 1925 and was the daughter of the late Robert and El ...


Hazel Christine Fowler, 68, Pendergrass
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Hazel Christine Fowler, age 68, of Pendergrass, Georgia, who entered into rest on Saturday, October 24, 2020. Mrs. Fowler was born in ...


Velvia Mae Davis, 92, Dahlonega
Mrs. Velvia Mae Davis, age 92, of Dahlonega passed away Saturday, October 24, 2020.  She was born on April 13, 1928 in Dawsonville, Georgia to the late Grady Bearden and th ...


Donald Edward Jaynes, 48, Martin
Mr. Donald Edward Jaynes, age 48 of Pleasant Hill Road, Martin, Georgia passed away Saturday, October 24, 2020 at the Bostick Nursing Center in Milledgeville, Georgia. A son of ...


  Freida “Chi Chi” Ash Ewing, age 70 of Cleveland, Georgia passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 24, 2020 at Emory University Hospital in Atlant ...
Patricia Boone Walker, 62, Cleveland
Patricia Boone Walker, 62, of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, October 24th, 2020. Patricia was born in Odessa, Texas to the late Granville Lee Boone and Ernestine Angie Boone. ...
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