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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Feb 28th, 2020


Tom Garnsey, 70, Dawsonville
Tom Garnsey, 70, of Dawsonville, GA passed away peacefully at his home with his wife, Kathleen and his son, Tommy by his side. He was in the care of Northeast Georgia Medical Cente ...
Loretta Cantrell Slaton, 78, Dawsonville
Loretta Cantrell Slaton, 78, of Dawsonville passed away Friday February 28, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health. Mrs. Slaton was born ...


Teresa Corley Jackson of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Friday, February 28, 2020, following complications arising from a completely untoward and unforeseen coronary event she suf ...
Annie Jones, Cumming
Annie Laura Jones of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Friday, February 28, 2020.  She was an avid golfer and loved to be outdoors. Laura was a loving mother, grandmother, and g ...
Arthur Keys, 71, Cumming
Arthur Lewis Keys, age 71, of Cumming, GA passed away February 28, 2020. He was preceded in death by his daughter; Sherry Adams, parents; Donald & Vennie Keys, three brothers & ...


Charles Clark Ryals, 73, Baldwin
Charles Clark Ryals, age 73, of Baldwin, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Friday, February 28, 2020. Mr. Ryals was born on August 10, 1946 in Clarkesville, Georgia to the la ...


Donald Joseph “Joe” Carroll, 78, of Gainesville passed away Friday, February 28, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. ...
Jeri King Hughes, 61, Flowery Branch
Jeri King Hughes, age 61, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Friday, February 28, 2020. She was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur John King and Irene Logan King. She is su ...


Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Stephanie Marie Wade Ellis, age 40, of Jefferson, Georgia, who passed away on Friday, February 28, 2020. Mrs. Ellis was born in Chatt ...


Mr. John Gregory “Greg” Greene, age 50, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, February 28, 2020. Greg was born in Aberdeen, Washington on December 14, 1969.  He was ...


Kathryn Lee Mayo, 72, Woodstock
Kathryn Lee Mayo 72, of Woodstock, Georgia passed away on February 28, 2020. No services are planned at this time. Condolences may be expressed at ...


Robert Eugene Thrasher, 82, Clayton
Mr. Robert Eugene Thrasher, 82, of Clayton, passed away Friday, February 28, 2020. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 3, 2020 in the Chapel of Kilpatri ...


Annebell Amelia Brown, 67, went to be with the Lord on February 28, 2020. She is survived by John, her husband of 39 years, and several family members in Germany.  She was ...
Mary Anna Allison Houston, 87, Cleveland
Mary Anna Allison-Houston of Cleveland, Georgia died peacefully at her home on the morning of Friday, February 28, 2020.  Born in Norcross, Georgia on April 3, 1932, she was t ...
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