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Local Obits for Mon. Dec 28th, 2020


Marjorie Sheffield Reeves passed away Monday evening, December 28, 2020, to join our Father in Heaven. She is survived by her husband of 60 years, John Harvey Reeves, a son Robert ...


Becky Addis Ferguson, age 64 of Alto, passed away on Monday, December 28, 2020.  Born in Demorest, Georgia on June 27, 1956, she was a daughter of the late Junior Addis and ...
Charley Sanford Helseth, 36 of Baldwin, GA formerly of Youngsville, NC, passed away Monday, December 28, 2020. He was born February 2, 1984 in Raleigh, NC to Lowry and Janet &ldquo ...
Doris Evelyn Arrowood Hewell, age 78 of Alto, passed away on Monday, December 28, 2020.   Born in Cleveland, Georgia on June 6, 1942, she was a daughter of the late Gart ...
Matthew Wakefield, 98, Demorest
Matthew Wakefield, age 98, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Monday, December 28, 2020. Mr. Wakefield was born on July 8, 1922 In addition to his parents, he was preceded ...


Mattie Bell Daniel, 88, Gainesville
Ms.Mattie Bell Daniel of Gainesville,Georgia passed on December 28, 2020. Graveside Celebration of Life Services will be held on Saturday, January 2, 2021 at Mount Zion ...
Henry Lee Miller, 65, Flowery Branch
Mr. Henry Lee Miller, age 65, of Flowery Branch passes away Monday, December 28, 2020 at his residence, surrounded by family.  A Celebration of Life will take place at a la ...
Phillip Bond Sartain, 62, Gainesville
Phillip Bond Sartain, 62, of Gainesville passed away peacefully on December 28, 2020. Phillip was born February 19, 1958, in Royston, Georgia at the Ty Cobb Memorial Hospital, f ...
Eddie M. Simmons, III, 71, Flowery Branch
Rev. Eddie M. Simmons, III, 71, of Flowery Branch, passed away peacefully Monday, December 28, 2020 at his residence following an extended illness. Memorial services will be hel ...
Roy Junior Turner, 91, Lula
Roy Junior Turner, age 91 of Lula, passed away on Monday, December 28, 2020.  Born in Lula, Georgia on January 21, 1929, he was a son of the late Claude Turner and Raider D ...


Mrs. Pamela Lanier Woody Jarrels, 66, of Dahlonega, passed away Monday, December 28, 2020 at her residence. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Born on September ...


Grady Rudolph Smith, Greensboro, Ga. formerly of Jefferson
Grady Rudolph Smith went peacefully to be with the Lord the morning of December 28, 2020 at his home at The Glen in Greensboro GA.   Jan, his beloved wife of 74 years, wa ...
Lila Crystal Fox, 39, Hull
Lila Crystal Fox, age 39 of Hull, GA passed away on Monday, Dec. 28, 2020.   Born in Athens, GA on July 17, 1981. She attended grades 1-12 in Oconee County. She went on to ...
Margaret Lynn Scoggins Huff, 69, Rockmart, GA
Mrs. Margaret Lynn Scoggins Huff, 69, of Rockmart, GA., passed away Monday, December 28, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton Campus. A Celebration of Life Service ...


Mr. Donald “Donnie” Dorsey, age 80, of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, December 28, 2020.  Mr. Dorsey was born on October 12, 1940 to the late Dave and Stella ...
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.