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Local Obits for Thu. Dec 24th, 2020


Mr. Christopher Paul Ward, 45, of Barrow County, passed away December 24, 2020. No services are planned at this time. Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gai ...


Larry Kenneth Jones, 76, Dawsonville
Larry Kenneth Jones, age 76, of Dawsonville, GA, passed away on Thursday, December 24, 2020. He was born in 1944, to the late Ezra and Janie Bell Jones. Larry was a member of Leban ...


Betty Mae Powell, 90, Cornelia
Betty Mae Powell Gray, age 90 of Cornelia, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, December 24, 2020 following an extended illness. Born in Cornelia, Georgia on March ...
Fannie Mae Burgess Tullis, age 93, of Mt. Airy, passed away on Thursday, December 24, 2020.  Born on May 24, 1927, in Habersham County, she was a daughter of the late Walt ...
Melvin Harlan Tullis, 75, Mt. Airy
Melvin Harlan Tullis, age 75, of Mt. Airy, passed away on Thursday, December 24, 2020.  Born on March 5, 1945, in Habersham County, he was a son of the late Harlan Tullis a ...
Lee Roy Williams, 81, Cornelia
Mr. Lee Roy Williams, age 81 of Cornelia, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Christmas Eve Thursday, December 24, 2020.    Mr. Williams was born on April 30, ...


Ladislao Rafael Gottreich, 65, Gainesville
Mr. Ladislao Rafael Gottreich, age 65, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, December 24, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville. A Celebration of Life will ...
Karl Edward Fivecoat, 65, Gainesville
Karl Edward Fivecoat, age 65, passed away peacefully in his home December 24, 2020, after battling stage IV pancreatic cancer for the past year.      &nbs ...
Mr. Henry “Hank” James Hess, Jr., age 73, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, December 24, 2020.  Hank was a longtime resident of Hall County and a member of Zion ...
Mary Ellen Howington, 73, Gainesville
Mrs. Mary Ellen Howington, 73, of Gainesville, passed away December 24, 2020 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday ...
Archie Eugene Hunt, 58, Oakwood
Mr. Archie Eugene Hunt, 58, of Oakwood, Ga, passed away December 24, 2020 at his residence. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Born on July 16, 1962 in Gainesvi ...
Larry Martin, 66, Gainesville
Larry Martin 66 of Gainesville passed away Wednesday December 24.  Professional Service Entrusted Wimberly Funeral Home. 
Mrs. Frank (Elizabeth) Pirkle, age 96, passed away December 24, 2020, surrounded by her loving daughters.  A private Family Graveside Service was held at Concord Baptist Churc ...
Cynthia Evone Richardson, 63, Gainesville
Ms. Cynthia Evone Richardson age 63 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Thursday, December 24, 2020. Evone was born on June 5, 1957 to her late parents Clifford and Marion Richardson ...


Larry Odom, 71, Dahlonega
It is with a heavy heart that Anderson-Underwood Funeral Home announces the passing of one of our own, Mr. Larry Odom, age 71, of Dahlonega.  Larry was a native and lifelon ...
James Richardson, 78, Dahlonega
Mr. James Richardson, age 78, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, December 24, 2020.  Complete funeral arrangements will be announced later by Anderson-Underwood Funeral Hom ...
James Larry Richardson, 78, Dahlonega
Mr. James Larry Richardson, Sr., age 78, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, December 24, 2020.  Mr. Richardson was born in Centre, AL on September 23, 1942 to the late Hugh ...


Geneva Inez Russell, 88, Cleveland
Geneva Inez Russell, age 88 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, December 24, 2020.   Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced soon by Barrett Funer ...
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.