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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Feb 21st, 2020

Forsyth

Alice Sandra “Sandy” Matherly, age 75, of Cumming, GA, passed away Friday, February 21, 2020, surrounded by her children, Margie and David, and sister, Carol, after a l ...

Gwinnett

Norma Wingerd Atteberry, age 96, of Lilburn, GA passed away on Friday, February 21, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband, Billy Noel Atteberry and son, Randall Atteberry. ...
Stanley Pugh, 76, Buford
Stanley Pugh, age 76 of Buford, GA, died Friday, February 21, 2020 after a courageous battle with cancer. Funeral service will be held Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 2 PM at Hamilto ...

Hall

Vivian Geneva Gooch, 75, Gainesville
Vivian Geneva Gooch, age 75 of Gainesville, passed away Friday, February 21, 2020.   Ms. Gooch was born in Dahlonega Georgia the daughter of the late Fred and Aree Sulle ...
Ralph Clayton Holland, 63, Gainesville
Ralph Clayton Holland, 63, of Gainesville passed away Friday February 21, 2020 at his residence following a period of declining health.   Born December 25, 1956 in Lumpk ...

Other

Carolyn J. Green, 75, Doraville
On Friday February 21, 2020, Carolyn J. Green (aka, Polly) passed away peacefully in her Doraville home at the age of 75.   Carolyn was a homemaker who enjoyed gardening, co ...
Joe Emery Lewis Sr, 85, Marietta
Joe Emery Lewis Sr., 85, died Feb. 14, 2020 in Marietta, Cobb County, GA.  He was born July 26, 1934 in Cordell, Washita County, OK.  He was the son of Emery Andrew Sigle ...

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David Cantrell, 72, Clayton
David Cantrell passed away on February 21, 2020 at the age of 72. Retired entrepreneur and inventor, avid fisherman, and rabid Georgia Bulldog fan, David could often be found at th ...

Stephens

Frances Cooper Stancil Camp was born December 12, 1927 in Oconee County South Carolina, having lived all of her adult life in Stephens County. She was the daughter of the late Char ...
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