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Local Obits for Sun. Mar 1st, 2020

Banks

Belva Jean Anderson Jones, 81, Maysville
  Belva Jean Anderson Jones, age 81, of Maysville, GA, went home to Heaven on Sunday, March 1, 2020. She passed away peacefully in her sleep, surrounded by her family and l ...

Forsyth

On March 1, 2020, after a long battle with cancer, our dear and loving Robert Edward (Bobby) Miller, age 62, received his perfect wings from our Father who art in Heaven; and was w ...

Gwinnett

David Ian Pett, 42, Suwanee
David Ian Pett, age 42, of Suwanee, GA, passed away Sunday, March 1, 2020. He was born in 1977, to Gerry and the late Judith Pett. He was a United States Army veteran, and a Disabl ...
Charles M. Pirkle, 85, Buford
Rev. Charles M. Pirkle, age 85, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, March 1, 2020.  He is survived by his wife of sixty-six years, Julia Garner Pirkle; his four child ...

Hall

Robin Gross, 59, Gainesville
Robin Jan Gross, 59, of Gainesville, Georgia, died Sunday, March 1, 2020 at Country Gardens Lanier, Cumming, Georgia. She passed peacefully in the presence of her Lord and Savior J ...
Marion P. Thornton, 72, Gainesville
Mrs. Marion P. Thornton, 72, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, March 1, 2020 at The Oaks at Limestone. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 5, 2020 in ...

Other

Pastor Ardis L. Anglin, 87, Danielsville
Pastor Ardis L. Anglin, age 87 of Danielsville, GA passed away Sunday, March 1, 2020. Born on June 7, 1932, he was a retired janitor with the Madison County Board of Education a ...
Howard Stevens, 54, Athens
Howard Stevens 54, of Athens passed away on Sunday March 1, 2020. Professional services entrusted to Wimberly & White Funeral Home.
Lillie Odom Moran, 72, Hepzibah, GA
Lillie Odom Moran, age 72, of Hephzibah, GA passed away on Sunday, March 1, 2020. She was preceded in death by her son, George Tabet Jr. She is survived by her husband of fifty-sev ...

Stephens

Mrs. Earnestine Pitts Dean Brown passed away on Sunday, March 1, 2020 at her home from an extended illness. A daughter of the late Garnett and Viola Pitts, she was born on June ...
Roy Gene DeFoor, 63, Toccoa
Mr. Roy Gene DeFoor, age 63 of Highway 184, Toccoa passed away Sunday, March 1, 2020 at his residence. A son of Joe and Hellon Ayers DeFoor, he was born August 6, 1956 in Stephe ...
Hugh Downs, genial presence on TV news and game shows, dies
Hugh Downs, a genial and near-constant presence on television from the 1950s through the 1990s, has died
Carl Reiner, beloved creator of 'Dick Van Dyke Show,' dies
Carl Reiner, the ingenious and versatile comedy writer, actor and director, has died
Johnny Majors, former Tennessee and Pitt coach, dies at 85
Johnny Majors, the coach of Pittsburgh’s 1976 national championship football team and a former coach and star player at Tennessee, has died
Former Auburn football coach Pat Dye dies at 80
Former Auburn football coach Pat Dye has died at the age of 80
Column: Remembering an old family friend, Biff Pocoroba
Ahh, that name
Evangelist who built global ministry dies in Atlanta at 74
Evangelist Ravi Zacharias, who built an international ministry that strives to defend Christianity on intellectual grounds, has died in Georgia
Phyllis George, female sportscasting pioneer, dies at 70
Phyllis George, the former Miss America who became a female sportscasting pioneer on CBS’s “The NFL Today” and served as the first lady of Kentucky, has died
Colorful player, coach Pepper Rodgers dies at age 88
Pepper Rodgers has died at the age of 88