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Local Obits for Sun. Feb 9th, 2020

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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 ...

Dawson

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 ...

Forsyth

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 ..... ...

Gwinnett

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 ...

Habersham

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 ...

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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 ...

Jackson

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 ...

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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 ...
Hank Huckaby dies at 79 after 'unparalleled' Georgia career
Former University System of Georgia Chancellor and state budget director Hank Huckaby has died
Beloved Gainesville pediatrician Everett Roseberry dies at 79
Longtime Gainesville pediatrician Everett Roseberry, who was instrumental in the founding of The Longstreet Clinic, died Sunday, April 11 at the age of 79.
G. Gordon Liddy, Watergate mastermind, dead at 90
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Beloved children’s author Beverly Cleary dies at 104
Children’s author Beverly Cleary, the writer behind the popular characters Ramona Quimby and Henry Huggins, has died
Vernon Jordan, activist, former Clinton adviser, has died
According to a statement from his daughter, Vernon Jordan, a civil rights activist and former adviser to President Bill Clinton, has died
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