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Local Obits for Tue. Nov 17th, 2020


Sandy Ballard, Dawsonville
Sandy Ballard of Dawsonville, GA has passed. Much like the beach that she loved so much, she brought sunshine wherever she went. Whether it was to the students, faculty, and staff ...


Helen Marie Gilstrap Buice, age 94, passed away on Tuesday, November 17, 2020. Helen was born May 12, 1926, to Bright William and Annie Mae Jones Gilstrap.  She attended No ...
Mary Young Banister, 81, Cumming
Mary Young Banister, 81, of Cumming, Georgia passed away Tuesday November 17th, 2020. Mary was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a member of Antioch Baptist Church in ...
Lola Ann Cook, 77, Cumming
Lola Ann Cook, 77, of Cumming passed away Tuesday, November 17, 2020. She is preceded in death by her father and mother, the Honorable Judge William Robert Robertson and Laura Ann ...
Joan Wojtczak, 90, Cumming
Joan Wojtczak, loved wife of Joe Wojtczak for 59 years, died on November 17, 2020. She was cherished as a daughter, sister, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was known ...


Frank "Lewis" Harper, 82, Demorest
Frank "Lewis" Harper, age 82, of Demorest, Georgia passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 17, 2020. Mr. Harper was born on September 28, 1938 in Habersham Mills, Ge ...
Mary Williams, 63, Alto
Mary Williams, age 63 of Alto, passed away on Tuesday, November 17, 2020.  Born in Kokomo, Indiana on September 18, 1957, she was a daughter of the late J.L. Welborn and Pe ...
Margaret Merle Holt Grizzle, 73, Clarkesville
Margaret Merle Holt Grizzle, age 73 of Clarkesville, passed away Tuesday, November 17, 2020. Born on July 10, 1947 in Clayton, Georgia, Merle was the daughter of the late Paul H ...


Madoline (Carter) Martin, 75, Gainesville
Mrs. Madoline (Carter) Martin, age 75, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, November 17, 2020. Mrs. Martin was born January 12, 1945 in McMinnville, Tennessee. She is t ...
Brenda Lenora Quintanilla, 62, Gainesville
  Brenda Lenora Quintanilla age 62 of Gainesville passed away November 17, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville. Brenda was born August 9, 1958 in A ...
Jarian Jajuan Watson, 30, Gainesville
Jarian Jajuan Watson was born March 17, 1990 in Gainesville, GA to the late Spencer “Tracy” Watson and Christine Rucker. He was called home to be with the Lord on Novem ...


Ora Belle Denton Hopper Lewallen, age 92 of Gillsville, GA passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020 at her residence. Born on March 28, 1928 in Homer, GA, Mrs. Lewallen was the d ...
Robert Dean Wilkes, Jefferson
  Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Robert Dean Wilkes, who passed away peacefully in his home on the evening of Tuesday, November 17, 2020. He was a lifelong r ...
Judy Frick Shaver, 75, Nicholson
Judy Frick Shaver, age 75 of Nicholson, GA passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020 at her residence.   Born on Nov. 13, 1945 in Charlotte, NC, Mrs. Shaver was the daughter ...


Mr. Seaborn “Larry” Hulsey, age 86, of Suches, Georgia passed away on November 17, 2020. He was born on October 29, 1934 in Forsyth County Georgia to the late Seaborn H ...
Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92
Jane Powell, who starred in Hollywood golden age musicals, has died
Michael Constantine of 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' dies at 94
Michael Constantine, an Emmy Award-winning character actor who reached worldwide fame playing the Windex bottle-toting father of the bride in the 2002 film “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” has died
Willard Scott, weatherman on NBC's 'Today' show, dies at 87
Willard Scott, the beloved weatherman who charmed viewers of NBC’s “Today” show with his self-deprecating humor and cheerful personality, has died
Actor Ed Asner, TV's blustery Lou Grant, dies at 91
Actor Ed Asner, the blustery but lovable Lou Grant in two successful television series, has died
Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts dies at age 80
Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts has died at the age of 80
Country singer Tom T. Hall dies; wrote ‘Harper Valley PTA’
Singer-songwriter Tom T
Former Hall County School Superintendent Doug Winters dies at 82
Dr. Douglas Harry Winters, a former superintendent for the Hall County School District, died Wednesday, Aug. 11 at the age of 82.
Former CDC official from Gainesville dies at age 69
Gainesville native Dr. Thomas Weston Hodge III, the former Director of Immunogenetics at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, died July 31 in St. Simon's Island, Ga.