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Local Obits for Fri. Dec 25th, 2020


Dorothy Marie Parson of Cumming, Georgia passed away on December 25, 2020. Condolences may be expressed at Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Ho ...


Patricia Cargile Ferris, age 84, of Buford, GA passed away Friday, December 25, 2020. She is survived by her sons, Dan (Debra) Mitchell, Buford, GA, Bobby Mitchell, Riverdale, GA; ...
Gregory Allen Loughmiller, 60, passed away peacefully on December 25, 2020 at home in Suwanee, GA. Greg was born in Jeffersonville, Indiana to Doris and Orval Loughmiller Jr. on ...
Ruby Gunter Mauldin, 90, Buford
Ruby Gunter Mauldin, age 90, of Buford, GA passed away Friday, December 25, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband, Randall Lee Mauldin; son, Ronald Jones; and daughter, De ...


Elizabeth "Beth" Roberts Maney, age 79, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Friday, December 25, 2020. Mrs. Maney was born on January 16, 1941 in Habersham County, Geo ...
Charles Thomas Welborn, 73, Cornelia
Charles Thomas Welborn, age 73 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Friday, December 25, 2020. Born at the Charm House in Clarkesville, Georgia on December 17, 1947, he was a son ...


Betty Ruth Hames Bucy, 87, Gainesville
Mrs. Betty Ruth Hames Bucy, age 87, of Gainesville went to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, December 25, 2020 at The Oaks at Scenic View , Baldwin, surrounded by her family. ...
Haywood Clyde, 88, Gainesville
Haywood Clyde, age 88, of Gainesville, passed away Friday, December 25.   On June 29, 1932, Haywood Clyde, Sr (“Mr. Clyde”) as he was normally addressed wa ...
Diann Patton, 75, Gainesville
Diann Patton, age 75, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Friday, December 25, 2020, following an extended illness.   Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 PM Tuesday ...
Hilda Renee Jarrard Samples, 58, Gainesville
Mrs. Hilda Renee Jarrard Samples, 58, of Gainesville passed away December 25, 2020 at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 29, 2020 in the ...
George Paul Stout, 61, Gainesville
Mr. George Paul Stout, 61, of Gainesville lost his fight with cancer and went to be with Jesus on Friday, December 25, 2020. A Celebration of Life will be held at 1:00 p.m. on S ...
Jean Westmoreland Stroud, 79, Gainesville
Mrs. Jean Westmoreland Stroud, age 79, of Gainesville, GA, left this world on Christmas night to celebrate Christmas with her Savior and her husband, Don, after battling Alzheimer& ...
Gonzalo Teisier-Zavala, 63, Gainesville
Mr. Gonzalo Teisier-Zavala, 63, of Gainesville passed away Friday, December 25, 2020.   Funeral services will be held at 4:30 p.m. Monday, December 28, 2020 in the Chape ...


Myrtle Eutelle Morgan, 90, Nicholson
Mrs. Myrtle Eutelle Morgan, age 90, of Nicholson, GA died Friday, December 25, 2020 at Hill Haven Nursing Home.  Mrs. Morgan was born in Nicholson to the late Juette and Monti ...


Johnny Mack Mathis, 66, Monroe
Johnny Mack Mathis, age 66, of Monroe passed away Friday, December 25, 2020.  Survivors include daughter Jessica Mathis and husband Scott Stricklen of Monroe, grand ...


Billy Wayne “Bill” Gerrells, age 62, of Cleveland, passed away on Friday, December 25, 2020. Born on December 2, 1958, in Demorest, he was a son of the late Herman L ...
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