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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 ...
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