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Local Obits for Sat. Feb 8th, 2020

Forsyth

Patricia Aline Roper, 64, Cumming
Patricia Aline Roper, age 64, of Cumming, GA passed away on Saturday, February 8, 2020. Memorial services will be held on Sunday, February 16, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. at Ingram Funera ...

Gwinnett

Daniel Marcus Butts, 27, Buford
Daniel Marcus Butts, age 27, of Buford, GA passed away on Thursday, February 6, 2020. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Maria Chipelo; and paternal grandfather, ...

Habersham

Geneva Stevens “Carol” Raia, age 70 of the Batesville Community, Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Saturday, February 08, 2020. Born in Asheville, North Carolina ...

Hall

Richard Harris, 94, Gainesville
Richard Marion Harris age 94 of Gainesville, Georgia died February 8, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center from a brief illness. Graveside Services will be held on ...

Jackson

Oria Stephens, 84, Commerce
Oria Stephens age 84 of Commerce Ga. passed away Saturday February 8, 2020.  At the families request, Mr. Stephens will be cremated with no formal services to be held. L ...

Lumpkin

(Coach) William (Bill) Ensley, Sr. of Dahlonega, passed away peacefully on February 8, 2020. Bill was born on March 28, 1935, to Eugene and Ramie Childers Ensley in Chatsworth, GA. ...
Hazel H. Palmer, 81, Dahlonega
Mrs. Hazel H. Palmer, age 81, of Dahlonega, passed away Saturday, February 8, 2020. Mr. Palmer was born in Easton, PA on May 15, 1938 to the late William and Mary Krause Hull. S ...

Other

James Daniel Smallwood, Jr, 96, Greenville, SC
Our Angel is home.  Mr. James Daniel Smallwood, Jr. left this earthly world to be with Jesus on Saturday, February 8, 2020. Mr. Smallwood was born on August 8, 1924, in Com ...
Rev. J. W. Frachiseur, 79, Calhoun
Rev. J. W. Frachiseur, age 79, of Calhoun, GA and formerly of Buford, GA passed away Saturday, February 8, 2020.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Lesley and Beatrice ...
Mincey Marble founder, marble innovator dies at 86
​Kenneth Mincey, who founded Gainesville-based Mincey Marble cast marble company, passed away at the age of 86 Friday.
Jo Ann Adams, Gainesville's first female pharmacist, dies at 93
When Jo Ann Trapnell Adams graduated from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy, she was just 20 years old.
Marty Schottenheimer, NFL coach with 200 wins, dies at 77
The longtime NFL coach Marty Schottenheimer has died
Mary Wilson, longest-reigning original Supreme, dies at 76
Mary Wilson, the longest-reigning original Supreme, has died at 76 years old
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. dies at 67
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. has died after battling prostate and other cancers
Oscar winner, ‘Sound of Music’ star Christopher Plummer dies
Christopher Plummer, the dashing award-winning actor who played Captain von Trapp in the film “The Sound of Music” and at 82 became the oldest Academy Award winner in history, has died
Hal Holbrook, prolific actor who played Twain, dies at 95
Award-winning character actor Hal Holbrook who toured the world as Mark Twain in a one-man show and uttered the immortal advice “Follow the money” in the political thriller “All the President’s Men,” has died
'Saved by the Bell' star Dustin Diamond dies of cancer at 44
“Saved by the Bell” star Dustin Diamond died Monday after a three-week fight with cancer