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Local Obits for Mon. Oct 5th, 2020


Betty Faye Hall, 79, Cumming
Mrs. Betty Faye Hall, age 79, of Cumming passed away on Monday, October 5, 2020.  Mrs. Hall was born in Crowder, Mississippi on June 1, 1941 to the late John Dock, Sr. and ...
Daniel Edward Harp June 24, 1995 to October 5, 2020 The Lord our Savior called Daniel Harp home on October 5, 2020, leaving his parents Candice and Steve Harp; siblings Stephen ...


Brodus Coleman Cantrell, 82, Sugar Hill
Brodus Coleman Cantrell, age 82, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away October 5, 2020.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Coleman and Mary Cantrell; four brothers, Dennis, Dav ...
George Dudu, 50, Peachtree Corners
Mr. George Dudu, age 50, of Peachtree Corners passed away Monday, October 5, 2020 at his residence, surrounded by his family. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, Octob ...


Bobby Burns Speed, 68, Clarkesville
Bobby Burns Speed, age 68, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on October 5, 2020. Bobby was the son of the Late Lee Roy Speed and the late Virginia Elise Smith Speed, on June ...


Harriette D. Blair, 95, Gainesville
Harriette D. Blair age 95 of Gainesville passed away Monday October 5, 2020 at her residence surrounded by her family. Harriette was born December 24, 1924 in Anniston, Alabama ...
Edna Singleton Dorsey, 88, Gainesville
Edna Singleton Dorsey was born on August 26, 1932 to the late Howard Singleton and the late Adell Singleton. She departed this life on October 5, 2020. She was preceded in death by ...
Jackie Flournoy, Jr., 72, Gainesville
Jackie Flournoy, Jr.,  age 72, of Gainesville, GA passed away Monday, October 5, 2020. He was a hard worker who enjoyed the outdoors, farming, and fishing. Survivors inc ...
Janet Smallwood Wiley, 90, Gainesville
Mrs. Janet Smallwood Wiley, age 90, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Monday, October 05, 2020 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled ...
Jeffery “Jeff” Dale, 60, Gainesville
Jeffery “Jeff” Dale age 60 of Gainesville passed away Monday October 5, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Braselton. Jeff was born December 16, 1959 in G ...
Rhonda Gail Healan, 60, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Rhonda Gail Healan, 60, of Flowery Branch passed away Monday, October 5, 2020. A memorial service will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 20, 2020 in the chapel of Me ...


Julian S. Burrows, III, 62, Hoschton
Julian S. Burrows, III, 62, of Hoschton, GA, died Monday, October 5, 2020 after an extended illness. Mr. Burrows has been cremated and no service is planned at this time. Hamilton ...


James 'Jamie' Howard Whitlock, 76, Danilesville
James “Jamie” Howard Whitlock, age 76 of Danielsville, GA passed away Monday, Oct. 5, 2020.   Born on April 3, 1944 in Danielsville, GA, Mr. Whitlock was the ...
Gloria Jean McCavitt McCue, 77, Douglasville formerly of Gainesville
Mrs. Gloria Jean McCavitt McCue, 77, of Douglasville, formerly of Gainesville passed away Monday, October 5, 2020 following an extended illness. No services are planned at this ...


Christine Ann Graver Welch, age 55 of Clayton, Georgia passed away on Monday, October 05, 2020 after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Denville, New Jersey on February 28 ...


Margetta Jo Henson, 55, Toccoa
Mrs. Margetta Jo Henson, age 55 of Northside Drive, Toccoa passed away Monday, October 5, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A daughter of Peggy Henson and the late T ...


Donald Lee Allison, 82, Cleveland
Donald Lee Allison, age 82 of Cleveland, passed away Monday, October 5, 2020. Mr. Allison was born February 21, 1938 in Hall County to the late Marvin Lee Allison and Lora Bell ...
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