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Local Obits for Sat. Dec 5th, 2020


Raymond Scott Latham, 58, Winder
Raymond Scott Latham, age 58, of Winder passed away Saturday, December 5, 2020.  Funeral services will be held 7:00 pm Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at Lawson Funeral ...


Christine Glover Bennett was known to all for her great love of life. Born August 25th,1930, she was lovingly known as Neen. Neen passed away peacefully Friday, December 5, 2020 at ...


Kenneth W. Burnt, 79, Buford
Kenneth W. Burnt, age 79, of Buford, GA passed away Saturday, December 5, 2020. He is survived by his wife of forty-nine years, Susan Bishop-Burnt, Buford, GA. Mr. Burnt was born D ...


James “Jimmy” Randy Acrey, age 63 of Cornelia, passed away on Saturday, December 5, 2020.    Born in Demorest, Georgia on January 25, 1957, he was the s ...
Buffalo Bill Brown, 79, Baldwin
Buffalo Bill Brown, age 79, of Baldwin, Hollingsworth Community, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, December 5, 2020. Mr. Brown was born in the Hollingsworth Community in Banks C ...
Helen Heaton Howell, 80, Baldwin
Helen Heaton Howell, age 80 of Baldwin, passed away Saturday, December 5, 2020, at Habersham Medical Center.  Born in Habersham County on January 1, 1940, she was a daughte ...
James Earl Tench, 88, Cornelia
  James Earl Tench, age 88, of Cornelia, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 5, 2020. Mr. Tench was born in Alto, Georgia, on December 22, 1931, to t ...


Ruby Crow Carlisle, 91, Flowery Branch
Ruby Crow Carlisle, 91, of Flowery Branch, GA, died Saturday, December 5, 2020. Funeral service will be held Thursday, December 10, 2020 at 1 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. P ...
Sandra Sue Furey, 57, Gainesville
Sandra Sue Furey age 57 of Gainesville passed away Saturday December 5, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Sandra was born October 5, 1963 in New Jersey and was a hom ...


Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Howard Kenneth “H.K.” Gillilan, Jr. age 76 of Jefferson, Georgia who passed away December 5, 2020 surrounded by family.&nb ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Martha Elizabeth Hodges Vancel, age 89, of Jefferson, Georgia, who passed away on Saturday, December 5, 2020, at her home. Mrs. Vance ...
Terry Joel Cooper, 66, Pendergrass
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Terry Joel Cooper, age 66 of Pendergrass, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, December 5, 2020.  Mr. Cooper was born in Comme ...


Ralph Edgar Hardy, 77, Dougherty formerly of Jefferson
   Ecclesiastes chapter three eloquently states that God has appointed a time and a season for all things under His sun; a time to mourn, a time to rej ...
Mrs. Glenda Louise Cabe Dodd, age 78 of Chappelear Road, Lavonia passed away Saturday, December 5, 2020 at The Clary Center in Toccoa. The daughter of the late S.L. and Laurene ...


Mrs. Gloria Jean Hardy Gibson, age 74 of Foxglove Road, Toccoa passed away Saturday, December 5, 2020 at the Stephens County Hospital.   A daughter of the late Claude an ...
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.