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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Nov 26th, 2020

Barrow

Dorothy Spears Bentley, 64, of Winder, GA, died Thursday, November 26, 2020. Ms. Bentley has been cremated and no service is planned at this time. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel ...

Forsyth

Paul Rolland Mayer of Cumming, Georgia passed away on November 26, 2020.

Gwinnett

Hsiu-chen Chu, 99, Johns Creek
Hsiu-chen Chu 99 of Johns Creek, Georgia passed away on Thursday, November 26th, 2020. Visitation will be on Wednesday, December 2nd, 2020 from 1:00pm until 2:00pm. Funeral s ...

Hall

Matthew (Matt, Spanky) Crane, Age 33, passed away at his residence on Thanksgiving Day 11/26/20 in Oakwood, GA. Matthew was born June 17, 1987 at Northeast Ga medical ...

Lumpkin

Janice Lucille Hanwright, 77, Dahlonega
Janice Lucille Hanwright, aged 77, passed away November 26, 2020. Born in Macon, Georgia, in 1943 to Dorothy and Robbie Herbert Lyde, she lived there until moving to Atlanta with h ...

White

Gerald H. Carpenter, Cleveland
Gerald H. Carpenter June 30, 1932 – November 26, 2020 Jerry was with family when he peacefully passed away from the effects of cancer which had spread to his lungs. ...
Lee Elder, 1st Black golfer to play Masters, dies at age 87
Golf pioneer Lee Elder has died at the age of 87
Frank Williams, founder of Formula One team, dies at 79
Sir Frank Williams, the founder and former team principal of Williams Racing, has died. He was 79. Williams took his motor racing team from an empty carpet warehouse to the summit of Formula One, overseeing 114 victories, a combined 16 drivers’ and constructors’ world championships, while becoming the longest-serving team boss in the sport’s history.
Towering musical theater master Stephen Sondheim dies at 91
Stephen Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century, has died
Prince, poultry pioneer, dies at 93
Jack Prince of Gainesville, the man who invented the chicken deboning machine, has died at the age of 93.
Betty Lynn, Thelma Lou on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' has died
Betty Lynn, who was best known as Barney Fife's sweetheart Thelma Lou on “The Andy Griffith Show,” has died at the age of 95
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
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