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Local Obits for Sun. Feb 9th, 2020


Peggy Jean Powers, 62, Winder
Peggy Jean Powers, age 62, of Winder passed away Sunday, February 9, 2020.  No services will be held at this time.  Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hosc ...


Steven Howard McCreary, 58, Dawsonville
Steven Howard McCreary, 58, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday February 9, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born October 23, 1961 in Reed City, Michigan, he had lived in ...
Jane Sweatman Padgett, 66, Dawsonville
Jane Sweatman Padgett, 66, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday February 9, 2020 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following a period of declining health. Born May 5, 1953 in Forsyth C ...


Kimberly Kay Holden, 58, Cumming
Kimberly Kay Holden 58, of Cumming, GA passed away on February 9, 2020. Kimberly is preceded in death by her mother; Janice Glassie. She is survived by her husband; Hubert Th ...
Heaven gained another angel, Walt Mason, Sr. passed away on Feb. 9th with his wife, MaryAnn, of 55 years by his side.  He was such an amazing man and at times dare I say ..... ...


Shirlie Holtz Costa, 87, Buford
Shirlie Holtz Costa, age 87 of Buford, GA died Sunday, February 9, 2020. Mrs. Costa has been cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later date. Shirlie was born in Oakla ...
Dustin Monaghan, 38, Auburn
Dustin Monaghan, age 38 of Auburn, GA, died suddenly Sunday, February 9, 2020. Dustin has been cremated and a memorial service will be held Friday, February 21, 2020 at 11 AM at Pr ...


Rev. Lloyd Edward Free, 92, Cornelia
On Sunday, February 9, 2020, Rev. Lloyd Edward Free, loving husband and the father of four children, passed away at the age of 92. Lloyd was born on March 25, 1927 near the rura ...
Mildred Standridge Ivester Williams, age 73, of Clarkesville, Georgia was called home on Sunday, February 9, 2020. Ms. Williams was born on November 26, 1946 in Banks County, Ge ...


Frank Karic, 65, Flowery Branch
God saw him getting tired, and a cure was not to be, so he wrapped his arms around him and whispered: “Come with me.” On February 09, 2020, Frank A. Karic, 65 of Flo ...
Herman Ross Wilson, 84, Gainesville
Mr. Herman Ross Wilson, 84, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, February 9, 2020 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 in the ...


Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Willie Roger “Billy” Doster, age 81 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Sunday, February 9, 2020.  Mr. Doster ...
James Wilburn Healan Jr, 63, Hoschton
James Wilburn Healan Jr., age 63, of Hoschton passed away Monday, February 3, 2020.  No services will be held at this time.  Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy ...


Laura Juanita Jones Beagle was born on January 16, 1929 in Shoals, IN and died February 9, 2020. Her parents were Elvis and Irma Jones. In June, 1948, she married Earl B. Beagle. S ...
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.
Report: Television personality Regis Philbin dies at 88
People magazine reports that legendary television personality Regis Philbin has died at 88
Civil rights trailblazer C.T. Vivian to be laid to rest
The nation will pay its final respects Thursday to the Rev. CT Vivian
Remembering John Lewis, rights icon and `American hero'
John Lewis, who carried the struggle against racial discrimination from Southern battlegrounds of the 1960s to the halls of Congress, has died
Kelly Preston, actor and wife of John Travolta, dies at 57
Actor Kelly Preston has died at age 57