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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Oct 8th, 2020

Habersham

Angela "Diane" Burton, 67, Demorest
Angela “Diane” Burton was 67 years old when she went to be with the Lord at 12:06 pm Thursday, October 8th, 2020. Diane was born in Jacksonville, Fl on February 13th, 1 ...

Hall

Mary June Chivers, 81, Gainesville
Mary June Chivers passed away peacefully on September 30, 2020 at 81 years of age in Gainesville, GA. Mary was a remarkable lady who touched a lot of lives in many special ways. ...
Bettie Jane Chriss, 90, Gainesville
Ms. Bettie Jane Chriss age 90 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Wednesday, October 07, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.     &nbs ...
Shelly Hembree Martin, 58, Clermont
Shelly Hembree Martin, 58, of Clermont, Ga. died on October 8, 2020. A Memorial Service will be held at graveside at 2:00 p.m., on Tuesday, October 13, 2020, at Trinity United Meth ...
Peggy Epps Patton, 85, Gainesville
Peggy Epps Patton, 85 of Gainesville passed away Monday August 3, 2020. Born in Madison County, Mrs. Patton had lived in Hall County for most of her life.  She was the daug ...

Jackson

Floyd C. Thompson, 82, Hoschton
Floyd C. Thompson, 82, of Hoschton, GA, died Thursday, October 8, 2020. A graveside service will be held Sunday, October 11, 2020 at 3 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Gardens. Rev. Ha ...

Lumpkin

Mervin G. Blank, 90, Dahlonega
RIP Dad (aka. Pop Pop Merv) Mervin G. Blank, 90, passed away in Dahlonega, Georgia, on October 8, 2020. He was born in Elverson, PA on November 1, 1929, and spent most of his li ...
Nancy Martin, 81, Dahlonega
Nancy Martin, born in Georgetown, Washington DC in 1939. She later relocated to Dahlonega with her husband in 1992 where she is a member of Dahlonega United Methodist Church.  ...

White

Betty Humphrey Boggs, 91, Cleveland
Betty Humphrey Boggs age 91 of Cleveland passed away Thursday, October 8, 2020. Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced later by Barrett Funeral Home of C ...
J.D. Farmer, 90, Cleveland
J.D. Farmer, age 90 of Cleveland, GA, passed away October 8, 2020 at his residence following an extended illness. Memorial services are scheduled for 4:00 PM, Saturday, October ...
Crystal Lynn Grizzle, 39, Cleveland
Crystal Lynn Grizzle, age 39, of Cleveland, passed away on October 8, 2020. Crystal was born on October 8, 1981, in California.  She worked as a home health nurse.  Cr ...
Brenda Sue Sosebee, 72, Cleveland
Brenda Sue Sosebee, age 72 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, October 8, 2020. Mrs. Sosebee was born in Demorest, GA to the late Fred and Bell Simmons Tanksley. Brenda worked m ...
Whitey Ford, 91, pitcher who epitomized mighty Yankees, dies
The great New York Yankees pitcher Whitey Ford has died
Guitar rock legend Eddie Van Halen dies of cancer at 65
Guitar virtuoso Eddie Van Halen is being mourned across the world of music
Thomas Jefferson Byrd, known for Spike Lee films, killed
Police say actor Thomas Jefferson Byrd has been shot dead in Atlanta
Country star and hit Elvis songwriter Mac Davis dies at 78
Country star and hit Elvis songwriter Mac Davis has died
'I Am Woman' singer Helen Reddy, '70s hitmaker, dies at 78
Helen Reddy, the Australian-born singer who scored an enduring hit with her feminist anthem “I Am Woman,” has died at 78 in Los Angeles
Gale Sayers, Bears Hall of Fame running back, dies at 77
Chicago Bears Hall of Fame running back Gale Sayers has died
'Forrest Gump' author Winston Groom dead at 77
Winston Groom, the writer whose novel “Forrest Gump” was made into an Oscar winning 1994 movie that became an enduring cultural phenomenon, has died
Tom Seaver, heart and mighty arm of Miracle Mets, dies at 75
Hall of Fame pitcher and New York Mets icon Tom Seaver has died at 75