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Local Obits for Wed. Feb 26th, 2020


William O. Norris, 86, Baldwin
William O. Norris "Bill", age 86, of Baldwin, Georgia died on Wednesday, February 26, 2020. He leaves behind his wife, Judy, of Baldwin; daughter, Shelia; two grandchi ...


Edna Willis, 92, Dawsonville
Edna Willis, 92, of Dawsonville, Georgia passed away Thursday February 26, 2020 at her residence following a period of declining health. Born June 11, 1927 in Chattanooga, Tenne ...


David Douglas Thompson, 51, Cumming
David Douglas Thompson, who never met a stranger, was known to most as Doug. Doug was a true patriot who lived for flag and family always. He selflessly served his loving wife, his ...
Joseph Oriano, 77, Cumming
Joseph Oriano, age 77, of Cumming, Georgia passed away Wednesday, February 26, 2020. The family will receive friends Sunday, March 1, 2020 from 3 to 5PM and Monday, March 2, 202 ...


Gwendoline Joyce “Gwen” Newlands, age 71 of Buford, GA, died Wednesday, February 26, 2020. Funeral service will be held Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 11 AM at Hamilton Mi ...
Marion Gonzalez Sweeney, 73, Lawrenceville
Marion Gonzalez Sweeney, age 73, of Lawrenceville Georgia, passed away peacefully on February 26, 2020. She is survived by her four children - Shaun and spouse Julie of Canton, Mi ...
Rebecca Edith Harris, 64, Dacula
  Rebecca Edith Harris 64, of Dacula, Georgia passed away on February 26, 2020. Ne services are scheduled at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldan ...


Michael W. Carroll, 79, Alto
Michael W. Carroll, age 79, of Alto, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, February 26, 2020. Mr. Carroll was born on January 25, 1941 in Louisville, Kentucky to t ...
John Cameron Hobbs, 66, Cornelia
John Cameron Hobbs, 66, of Cornelia passed away Wednesday February 26, 2020 at New Horizon Limestone following a sudden illness. Memorial services will be held at a later date. ...


Montraz Mize, 53, Gainesville
Montraz Mize 53, of  Gainesville passed away on Wednesday February 26, 2020. Service will be held on Thursday March 5, 2020 at 2 pm at Wimberly Funeral Home chapel. Profession ...
Doug Fowler, 75, Hoschton
After a long and courageous battle with Parkinson’s Disease/Lewey Body Dementia, Doug Fowler left this earthly life while surrounded by his loved ones. A native and lifelong ...


James Dockery, 92, Dahlonega
Mr. James “Hub” Arnold Dockery, age 92, of Dahlonega passed away Wednesday, February 26, 2020. Mr. Dockery was born in Murphy, N.C. on March 8, 1927 to the late Clau ...


On February 26, 2020, Martha “Jo” Toland Heslin, daughter of the late Keron and John Toland, and brother of the late Jack Toland, passed away peacefully at the age of 8 ...
Shirley Olive Kimball, 80, Chichester, New Hampshire
Ms. Shirley Olive Kimball age 80 of Chichester, New Hampshire passed away on Wednesday February 26, 2020 at Amber Glen Assisted Living following an extended illness. Memorial s ...


Sharon Gail Hendrix McDonald, 57, Eastanollee
Mrs. Sharon Gail Hendrix McDonald, age 57 of Highway 145 in Eastanollee, Ga. passed away Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at the home.   A daughter of the late Thomas J. Hendri ...


Jeanette Alexander Nunnally, age 85 of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, February 26, 2020. Mrs. Nunnally was born July 26, 1934 in White County to the late Clyde and Ida Hend ...
Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92
Jane Powell, who starred in Hollywood golden age musicals, has died
Michael Constantine of 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' dies at 94
Michael Constantine, an Emmy Award-winning character actor who reached worldwide fame playing the Windex bottle-toting father of the bride in the 2002 film “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” has died
Willard Scott, weatherman on NBC's 'Today' show, dies at 87
Willard Scott, the beloved weatherman who charmed viewers of NBC’s “Today” show with his self-deprecating humor and cheerful personality, has died
Actor Ed Asner, TV's blustery Lou Grant, dies at 91
Actor Ed Asner, the blustery but lovable Lou Grant in two successful television series, has died
Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts dies at age 80
Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts has died at the age of 80
Country singer Tom T. Hall dies; wrote ‘Harper Valley PTA’
Singer-songwriter Tom T
Former Hall County School Superintendent Doug Winters dies at 82
Dr. Douglas Harry Winters, a former superintendent for the Hall County School District, died Wednesday, Aug. 11 at the age of 82.
Former CDC official from Gainesville dies at age 69
Gainesville native Dr. Thomas Weston Hodge III, the former Director of Immunogenetics at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, died July 31 in St. Simon's Island, Ga.