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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Dec 24th, 2020

Barrow

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 ...

Dawson

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 ...

Habersham

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, ...

Hall

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 ...

Lumpkin

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 ...

White

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 ...
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
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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