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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Nov 17th, 2020

Dawson

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 ...

Forsyth

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 ...

Habersham

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 ...

Hall

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 ...

Jackson

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 ...

Union

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 ...
Walter Mondale, Carter's vice president, dies at 93
Former Vice President Walter Mondale, a liberal icon who lost one of the most lopsided presidential elections after bluntly telling voters to expect a tax increase if he won, has died
Hank Huckaby dies at 79 after 'unparalleled' Georgia career
Former University System of Georgia Chancellor and state budget director Hank Huckaby has died
Beloved Gainesville pediatrician Everett Roseberry dies at 79
Longtime Gainesville pediatrician Everett Roseberry, who was instrumental in the founding of The Longstreet Clinic, died Sunday, April 11 at the age of 79.
G. Gordon Liddy, Watergate mastermind, dead at 90
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Beloved children’s author Beverly Cleary dies at 104
Children’s author Beverly Cleary, the writer behind the popular characters Ramona Quimby and Henry Huggins, has died
Vernon Jordan, activist, former Clinton adviser, has died
According to a statement from his daughter, Vernon Jordan, a civil rights activist and former adviser to President Bill Clinton, has died
Mincey Marble founder, marble innovator dies at 86
​Kenneth Mincey, who founded Gainesville-based Mincey Marble cast marble company, passed away at the age of 86 Friday.
Jo Ann Adams, Gainesville's first female pharmacist, dies at 93
When Jo Ann Trapnell Adams graduated from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy, she was just 20 years old.