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Local Obits for Tue. Dec 29th, 2020


Mr. Frederick “Eric” Gregg Dickerson, age 50, of Winder, GA died Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at Piedmont Athens.  Mr. Dickerson was born in Gainesville to Frederick ...


Gaines R. Price, 76, Sugar Hill
Gaines R. Price, age 76, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away December 29, 2020.  He was preceded in death by his son, Jimmy Price; parents, Cabot & Grace Shelton Price; brothers ...


Nancy Lynn Burrell Green, 64, Demorest
Nancy Lynn Burrell Green, age 64 of Demorest, was welcomed into the arms of Jesus on Tuesday, December 29, 2020.    Born in Habersham County on August 15, 1956 she wa ...
Robert Cecil Morrison, 98, Demorest
Robert Cecil Morrison age 98 of Demorest, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, December 29, 2020. Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on February 08, 1922, he was the eld ...


Carol Batey, 67, Gainesville
Ms. Carol Batey, age 67 of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Carol was born July 15, 1953 and was the daughter of ...
Charlotte Louise Brock Grogan, 92, of Gainesville, died December 29, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.   Born May 15, 1928 to the late Lorena Estelle Boleman B ...
Brenda L. Hallman, 77, Gainesville
Brenda L. Hallman, 77, of Gainesville, died Tuesday, December 29, 2020.  Little & Davenport Funeral Home.  
Sara Coreen Harkins, 96, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Sara Coreen Harkins, 96, of Flowery Branch, passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at the Oaks @ Limestone. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, January 3, ...
Charles (Chuck) Holston, 82, Gainesville
Charles “Chuck” Holston, 82, loving husband and father, passed on Dec 29, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville due to congestive heart failure.  ...
Ruby Anne Hopwood, 81, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Ruby Anne Hopwood, age 81, of Flowery Branch passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at Northside Hospital – Forsyth. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, Jan ...
Zachary Evans Murray, Gainesville
Zachary Evans Murray (aka Wishbone, aka Baaad Zack) died peacefully December 29, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center from injuries sustained in a fall at his home on Christmas ...
Rebecca Fay Stoyle, 70, Gainesville
Miss Rebecca Fay Stoyle, 70, of Gainesville, passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville Campus.   A graveside service will be ...


Agnes 'Teeter' Payne Bell, 83, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mrs. Agnes “Teeter” Payne Bell, age 83 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Tuesday, December 29, 2020.&nb ...
Patty Corder Duffield, 83, Hoschton
Patty Corder Duffield, 83, of Hoschton, GA, died Tuesday, December 29, 2020. A graveside service will be held Monday, January 4, 2021 at 2 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Gardens. In ...
Betsy Ross Hays McDonald was born on the family farm on February 20, 1933.  Went to be with the Lord on December 29th, 2020 at the age of 87.  She was the daughter of W.H ...


Boyd C. Stowers, 87, Dahlonega
Boyd C. Stowers, 87, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday December 29, 2020 at North Georgia Assisted Living following a period of declining health. Born January 1, 1933, Boyd lived ...


The Reverend Truitt Brawner, age 87, of Mize Road, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at his residence. He was born on July 11, 1933 in Carnesville, G ...


Richard Lindsey Dennis, age 72 of Sautee, passed away on December 29, 2020. Mr. Dennis was born on December 18, 1948, in Alliance, Ohio, to the late Homer and Ione Barnhart Denn ...
S. DeAnn Holland, 54, Cleveland
S. DeAnn Holland, age 54, of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2020. Mrs. Holland was born in Forsyth County on October 21, 1966. She was preceded in death by sister, ...
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