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Obituary Archive
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 ...
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
'Exorcist' actor Max von Sydow dies at age 90
Max von Sydow, the self-described “shy boy”-turned-actor who played the priest in the horror classic “The Exorcist,” has died
Jack Welch, the GE chief who became a superstar, has died
Jack Welch, who transformed General Electric into a highly profitable multinational conglomerate, has died