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Local Obits for Thu. Feb 27th, 2020


Earl Edwin “Ed” Standridge, loving husband, Daddy, and Granddaddy, passed away peacefully at his home on Thursday, February 27, 2020 at the age of 82. Born October 5, 1 ...


Alvin Paul Hicks, 84, Lula
      Mr. Alvin Paul Hicks, age 84 of Lula, passed away on Thursday Morning, February 27, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended ...
Bonnie Ray Johnson Mercer, 86, Gainesville
Mrs. Bonnie Ray Johnson Mercer age 86 of Gainesville passed away on Thursday February 27, 2020 at New Horizons Limestone following an extended illness.    Graves ...
Willard Sisson, 80, Gainesville
Willard Sisson, 80, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Thursday, February 27, 2020 at his home surrounded by his loved ones, in the arms of his granddaughter. Willard retired f ...
George Bradford Westbrooks, 71, Gainesville
Mr. George Bradford Westbrooks, age 71, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, February 27, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, surrounded by his family. Graveside Services ...
Edward (Corky) W. Clark, 78, Gainesville
Edward (Corky) W. Clark (Badge 432), age 78, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Thursday, February 27, 2020. Ed was born in Franklin, North Carolina and was the son of the late ...


Janis Elaine Webb Berryman was born in Commerce, GA, on February 9, 1948, and died at the age of 71 as a resident of Pacific, WA.  After an extended illness and complications ...
Kelvin "Kevie" Lee Stilwell, age 58, of Jefferson passed away Thursday, February 27, 2020.  Funeral service will be held at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel Tuesday, 2:00 ...


Mrs. Zandra Yearwood Traudt age 69 of Yearwood Street, Toccoa passed away Thursday February 27, 2020 at her residence. A daughter of Cora Lee Norton Yearwood and the late Revere ...


Katherine M. Roche, 84, Sautee Nacoochee
Katherine M. Roche, age 84 of Sautee Nacoochee, passed away Thursday, February 27, 2020. A gathering of family and friends will be held Saturday, February 29, 2020 from 5-9 PM a ...
Shyloh Wood, 19, Cleveland
Our precious angel Shyloh Raven Wood, age 19 months, of Cleveland, went home on Thursday, February 27, 2020. Shyloh was born in Indiana to Asa and Quinn Hosier Wood. Shyloh was ...
'Forrest Gump' author Winston Groom dead at 77
Winston Groom, the writer whose novel “Forrest Gump” was made into an Oscar winning 1994 movie that became an enduring cultural phenomenon, has died
Tom Seaver, heart and mighty arm of Miracle Mets, dies at 75
Hall of Fame pitcher and New York Mets icon Tom Seaver has died at 75
Coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown dead at 78
The college basketball coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown has died
Chadwick Boseman, who embodied Black icons, dies of cancer
First Chadwick Boseman slipped on the cleats of Jackie Robinson, then the Godfather of Soul’s dancing shoes, portraying both Black American icons with a searing intensity that commanded respect
Ford, Bush presidential adviser Brent Scowcroft dies at 95
A longtime adviser to Presidents Gerald Ford and George H
Wilford Brimley, 'Cocoon' and 'Natural' actor, dies at 85
Wilford Brimley, who worked his way up from movie stunt rider to indelible character actor in films including “Cocoon” and “The Natural,” has died
Olivia de Havilland, Oscar-winning actress, dies at 104
Oscar winner Olivia de Havilland, best known as the kindly Melanie in “Gone With the Wind,” has died
NASCAR Hall of Famer Maurice Petty passes away
NASCAR Hall of Fame engine builder Maurice Petty passed away Saturday morning, according to a statement released by Richard Petty Motorsports. He was 81 years old.