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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 ...
Larry King, broadcasting giant for half-century, dies at 87
Larry King has died at age 87 after a half-century in broadcasting that included interviews with presidents, movie stars and ordinary Joes
North Georgia real estate executive Frank Norton, Sr. dies at 92
Frank Norton, Sr., a Gainesville man who spent decades in the insurance and real estate industry in North Georgia, died Tuesday at the age of 92.
Lasorda, fiery Hall of Fame Dodgers manager, dies at 93
Tommy Lasorda, the fiery Hall of Fame manager who guided the Los Angeles Dodgers to two World Series titles and later became an ambassador for the sport he loved during his 71 years with the franchise, has died
The Latest: 'Gilligan's Island' star Wells dies, virus cited
Dawn Wells, who played the wholesome Mary Ann on the 1960s sitcom “Gilligan’s Island,” has died
Famed French designer Pierre Cardin dies at 98
France’s Academy of Fine Arts says Pierre Cardin, the French designer whose Space Age style was among the iconic looks of 20th century fashion, has died at 98
Attorney, philanthropist Phillip Sartain has died
Prominent Gainesville attorney and philanthropist Phillip Bond Sartain, known for his intelligence, his sense of humor and an unwavering commitment to his community, died peacefully Monday morning, his family said. He was 62.
K.T. Oslin, country singer of ‘80's Ladies,’ dies at 78
Country singer K
Lucile Beaver, daughter of longtime RMA president, has died
Lucile Elizabeth Beaver, who grew up on the campus of Riverside Military Academy, where her father Gen. Sandy Beaver, served as president, has died, her longtime attorney confirmed.