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Local Obits for Tue. Dec 15th, 2020


Virginia Heard Holbrook, age 93, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Tuesday, December 15, 2020. She was born in 1927, to the late Egbert and Genelia Heard. Virginia was a member of Coa ...


Jane Driggers Horah, 87, Buford
Jane Driggers Horah, age 87, of Buford, GA passed away December 14, 2020.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Hugh Horah.  She is survived by her daughter, Bec ...


Dr. Thomas Lumpkin Hodges, Jr., 95, Clarkesville
Dr. Thomas Lumpkin Hodges, Jr. was born January 3, 1925 in Douglasville, Georgia to T.L. Hodges, Sr. and Lillian Belle Powell Hodges, and was the first of four brothers, Tom, Bill, ...
Nedra Kay Baisden Eller, 78, Clarkesville
Nedra Kay Baisden Eller, age 78 of Clarkesville, passed away Tuesday, December 15, 2020 at her residence.   Born in Logan, West Virginia on April 8, 1942, Mrs. Eller was ...


Lucile Elizabeth Beaver, 94, Gainesville
Gainesville native Lucile Elizabeth Beaver, 94, died peacefully on December 15, 2020 at the Virginia Hospital Center in Arlington, VA.   A life member of the Riverside Mi ...
Larry Henry Brinkman, 83, Gainesville
Larry Henry Brinkman, 83, passed away peacefully on December 15 at home in Gainesville, Georgia.   He was the husband of Judith Johnson Brinkman.  They shared 61 ...
Emma Marie Cory, 68, Gainesville
Ms. Emma Marie Cory age 68 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Tuesday December 15, 2020 at New Horizons Limestone following an extended illness. Memorial services will be held at ...
Graveside Celebration of Life Services for Rodney Eugene Niles will be held on Saturday, December 19, 2020,1:00 PM at Fairfield Church Cemetery 2142 Highway 82  ...


Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Thelma Daniel Sikes Qualls, age 96 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Tuesday, December 15, 2020.  Mrs. Qualls was born ...
Clara Sykes Banks, 90, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. , age 90 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Tuesday, December 15, 2020.  Mrs. Banks was born in Carnesville, Georgia, a ...


Burrell Alan Young, 68, Clayton
Burrell Alan Young, age 68, of Clayton, Georgia, passed away on December 15, 2020. Alan was born the son of the late Burrell Young and the late Carrie Belle Henslee Young on Nov ...


Oma Jane Watson, 88, Cleveland
Oma Jane Watson, age 88, of Cleveland, passed away on Tuesday, December 15, 2020. Mrs. Watson was born on November 28, 1932, in Beech Bottom, West Virginia, to the late Dewie an ...
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