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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Feb 20th, 2020

Banks

Myron Douglas Frazer, 69, of Homer passed away Thursday, February 20, 2020 at his residence following a sudden illness.   Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on T ...

Dawson

Anita Mae Gauss, 90, Dawsonville
Anita Mae Gauss, 90, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday February 20, 2020 at her residence. Born November 9, 1929 in Marshall, Michigan to the late Starla and Berdine Clute, sh ...

Forsyth

Freddie Bee Anderson, 85, Cumming
Freddie Bee Anderson, age 85, of Cumming, GA, passed away Thursday, February 20, 2020. She was born in 1934, to the late Thomas and Ethel Bowles. Freddie loved to watch cardinals a ...

Gwinnett

Adela Margarita Hodgson, 62, Sugar Hill
Adela Margarita Hodgson, age 62, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Thursday, February 20, 2020. She is survived by daughter, Daisy Farinha, Sugar Hill; son, Sean Farinha; six grandc ...

Hall

Robert Wayne Colston, 66, Gainesville
Robert Wayne Colston An educator who impacted thousands of lives in multiple schools and programs died on Thursday, February 20, 2020 following a courageous two year health batt ...
A resident of the Village of Deaton Creek, Mary Jane Berry Dollar passed away suddenly on February 20, 2020.  Born in Memphis, Tennessee, she was raised by her loving grandmot ...
Thomas Coleman Fox, 89, Gainesville
Thomas Coleman Fox, 89, passed away on February 20th, 2020, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. He was born July 20, 1930 in Winder, Georgia, the son of Thomas Vernon Fox and Kath ...

Jackson

Lowell Underwood, Jefferson
Born October 15, 1928, Lowell Milner Underwood passed from this life on February 20, 2020.  He was beloved by many:  his wife of over 50 years, Ruth Kent Underwood, who w ...

Lumpkin

Dr. John Earl Raber, 81, Dahlonega
On Thursday, February 20, 2020, Dr. John Earl Raber went home to be with the Lord.  Dr. Raber was born in Altoona, PA on September 13, 1938 to the late George Dewey and Agnes ...

Other

Walter David Sutton, 77, Ellijay
Walter David Sutton, age 77, of Ellijay, GA, passed away on Thursday, February 20, 2020. Walter was born in 1943, to the late J.D. and Viola Sutton. He was a member at Lebanon Bapt ...
Celebrated singer-songwriter John Prine has died at 73
Singer-songwriter John Prine has died at 73 after spending days on a ventilator due to the coronavirus in Nashville, Tennessee
‘Lean On Me,’ ‘Lovely Day’ singer Bill Withers dies at 81
Singer Bill Withers has died
Joseph Lowery, civil rights leader and MLK aide, dies at 98
The Rev. Joseph E
Harlem Globetrotters great Curly Neal dies at 77
Fred “Curly” Neal, the dribbling wizard who entertained millions with the Harlem Globetrotters for parts of three decades, has died
Henry Skipper, former Flowery Branch mayor, dies at 96
Henry Skipper, a former mayor and city councilman for the city of Flowery Branch, died Tuesday at the age of 96.
Singer, actor, 'The Gambler': Kenny Rogers dies at 81
Actor-singer Kenny Rogers, who embodied “The Gambler” persona and whose musical career spanned jazz, folk, country and pop, has died at 81
Former dean at Gainesville College dies
A former dean at what was then Gainesville College, Steve Gurr, has died at the age of 78.
Lyle Waggoner, foil on 'The Carol Burnett Show,' dies at 84
Lyle Waggoner, who played comic foil on “The Carol Burnett Show," has died