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Local Obits for Fri. Dec 18th, 2020


Dorothy Louise Nix, 72, Gillsville
Dorothy Louise Nix, age 72, of Gillsville, Georgia, left this earth to enter her heavenly home on Friday, December 18, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville. Born o ...


Lee Roy Bentley, 67, Winder
Mr. Lee Roy Bentley, age 67, of Winder passed away Friday, December 18, 2020. Mr. Bentley was born on February 20, 1953 in Albany, New York to Wesley & Ida Sutton Bentley.&n ...


Rosalie Jean Hammock, 75, Cumming
Rosalie Jean Hammock, age 75, of Cumming, GA passed away December 18, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband, Fred W. Hammock, Sr. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmothe ...


Daniel J. Hankins, 33, Buford
Daniel J. Hankins, age 33, of Buford, GA passed away Friday, December 18, 2020. He is survived by his wife of five years, Kathleen Milligan Hankins, Buford, GA; daughters, Ryanne H ...
Sandra L Davis, 75, Duluth
Sandra L Davis, 75, Duluth, Georgia passed away peacefully on her birthday, November 25th, after a long battle with Parkinson’s and Lewy Body Dementia.  She was the devo ...


Mike Copeland, 75, Gainesville
Mike Copeland, 75, of Gainesville passed away on December 18, 2020, from complications of lung cancer. He was born on August 6, 1945, in Hall County to the late Albert and Montine ...
Michael Gabriel Galvin, 76, Flowery Branch
Michael Gabriel Galvin, 76, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on December 18, 2020. Funeral mass is scheduled for Tuesday, December 22, 2020 at 1 pm at Prince of Peace Catholic ...


Lottie Hogan Skelton, 94, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Lottie Hogan Skelton, age 94 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, December 18, 2020.  Mrs. Skelton was born in Je ...
Patricia Daily Mize, 76, Commerce
Mrs. Patricia Daily Mize, age 76 of Commerce, GA passed away Friday, December 18, 2020. Born on April 17, 1944 in Commerce, GA she was the daughter of the late Harvey Jackson an ...
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mrs. Paine, Patricia A (Anderson) of Jefferson GA formally of Windsor Locks, CT entered into rest on December 18, 2020 a ...
Mr. William Elbert “Dude” Pinion, age 81, of Commerce passed away Friday, December 18, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  Mr. Pinion was born in Gainesvill ...


Luis Camacho Palacios, 75, Dahlonega
CSM Luis Camacho Palacios, age 75, of Dahlonega passed away December 18, 2020 at home surrounded by his loving family. Luis was born in Chilan Kanoa Saipan, Mariana Islands on M ...


Mrs. Cassie Lynn Thomason Brown, age 48 of Bogart, Georgia, formerly of Stephens County passed away unexpectedly Friday, December 18, 2020 at the Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital. ...
Martha Sue Ratterree, 56, Ballground
Martha Sue Ratterree 56, of Ballground, Georgia passed away on Friday, December 18th, 2020. Two celebration of life services will be announced on a later date. Condolences ma ...
William Donald Tyrl, 87, Rossville, Illinois
William Donald Tyrl passed away Friday, December 18, 2020. Bill, as he was known by family and friends, was born January 9, 1933, in Rossville, Illinois and lived his childhood ...


Michael (Mickey) Lewis Kelley Jr. age 49 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, December 18, 2020. Mr. Kelley was born May 14, 1971 in Atlanta Georgia and lived in White County all o ...
Rondal Henry Westmoreland, 73, Cleveland
Rondal Henry Westmoreland, age 73 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, December 18th, 2020. He was born on July 23rd, 1947 to the late Charlie Westmoreland and Beatrice Winkler Wes ...
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
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.
Marty Schottenheimer, NFL coach with 200 wins, dies at 77
The longtime NFL coach Marty Schottenheimer has died