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Local Obits for Fri. Dec 4th, 2020


Mrs. Brenda Joyce Meaders, passed away at her residence in Homer, Georgia on Friday December 4, 2020.  She was the daughter of J.D. Johnson and the late Amyie Hall Johnson. ...


Cindy Sue McKnight, 48, Auburn
Cindy Sue McKnight, age 48, of Auburn passed away Friday, December 4, 2020.  Funeral services will be held 7:00 pm Sunday, December 13, 2020 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel.&nbs ...
Eddie Calvin McKnight, 58, Auburn
Eddie Calvin McKnight, age 58 of Auburn passed away Friday, December 4, 2020.  Funeral services will be held 7:00 pm Sunday, December 13, 2020 at Lawson Funeral Home Chap ...


Jacqueline “Jackie” Martin Thomas 76, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Friday, December 4th, 2020.  Jackie was born on September 23, 1944 in Ludlow, Massachusett ...
Shirley Dean Turner, 77, Cumming
Shirley Dean Turner, age 77, of Cumming, GA passed away December 1, 2020. She was a native of Dawsonville, GA and member of Liberty Baptist Church for 68 years. She was preceded in ...


Kevin Michael Hurst, 64, Buford
Kevin Michael Hurst, age 64, of Buford, GA passed away Friday, December 4, 2020. He was preceded in death by his father, Jackie Wayne Hurst and stepson, Jason Ryan Whorton. He is s ...
John ‘Jager’ Mathews passed from this life into eternal life on Friday November 27, 2020 at the age 46. He was born in Omaha, NE on 12/11/1973, the son of Darold Mat ...


Margie Skinner Pierce, 88, Gainesville
Margie Skinner Pierce, 88, of Gainesville passed away, December 4, 2020, after a brief illness. Margie was born in a log cabin, in Forsyth County, Georgia, on May 28, 1932. She ...
Mr. Maurice ‘Mo’ Cleveland Robbins, 83, of Flowery Branch passed away on December 4, 2020 peacefully at his home surrounded by his family.  The family will hold a ...


Hazel Glenn Hardman, 88, Maysville
Hazel Glenn Hardman, age 88 of Maysville, GA passed away on Friday, Dec. 4, 2020.   Born on Oct. 24, 1932 in Habersham County, Mrs. Hardman was the daughter of the late ...
Louise Edwards Gordon, 91, Maysville
Mrs. Louise Edwards Gordon, age 91, of Maysville passed away on Friday, December 4, 2020 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mrs. Gordon was born in Commerce to the ...


Mark Sklyar, 86, Atlanta
Mark Sklyar, 86, of Atlanta, GA, died Friday, December 4, 2020. A graveside service will be held Monday, December 7, 2020 at 11 AM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Gardens. Hamilton Mill ...
L. Scotty Daves, 57, Ila
Mr. L. Scotty Daves 57 years old of Ila, Georgia passed away on Friday December 4, 2020.   Mr. Daves born in Commerce, Georgia on November 11, 1963, was the son of the lat ...


Mr. Hollis “Big Al” Allan Lane age 71 of Toccoa passed away Friday December 4, 2020 at his residence. A son of the late Hollis Franklin and Vivian Jeanette Kirkland ...


Brooklyn Iayada Shyann Cantrell, age 7 weeks, of Sautee, passed away Friday, December 4, 2020. -There is a Special Angel- There is a special Angel in Heaven that is part of me, ...
Cecil Frazier Martin, 82, Cleveland
Cecil Frazier Martin age 82, of Cleveland, passed away December 4th, 2020  Mr. Martin was born on August 28th, 1938 to the late Elbert Martin and Inez McIntyre and was a me ...
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.