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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Mar 17th, 2020

Gwinnett

Arthur P. Burgess, 81, Dacula
Arthur P. Burgess, age 81, of Dacula, GA passed away Tuesday, March 17, 2020.  He was preceded in death by his son, Andrew Benjamin Burgess.  Mr. Burgess is survived by h ...

Habersham

Claudette Humphries Allen, age 84, of Demorest, passed away on Tuesday, March 17, 2020. Born on November 28, 1935, in Cleveland, she was a daughter of the late Jesse and Lillie ...
Betty Jo Cochran Ridley Hall, 78, Clarkesville
Betty Jo Cochran Ridley Hall, age 78, of Clarkesville, passed away on Tuesday, March 17, 2020. Born on September 30, 1941, in Griffin, she was a daughter of the late Dr. H.L. an ...

Hall

Linda McCarley Peck, 64, Murrayville
Linda McCarley Peck age 64 of Murrayville, Ga. died Tuesday March 17, 2020. A memorial service will be held in the Little Davenport Funeral Home chapel Saturday March 21st&nbs ...
Robert 'Bob' Paul Polinsky, 68, Gainesville
Mr. Robert “Bob” Paul Polinsky, age 68 of Gainesville, GA, passed away on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a recent illness. Bob ...

Jackson

Regina L. Miller, 52, Nicholson
Regina L. Miller, age 52 of Nicholson, GA passed away Tuesday, March 17, 2020.   Born on July 27, 1967 in Gastonia, NC, she was the daughter of Kenny Miller and the late N ...

Lumpkin

John Byron Woolfolk, 88, Dahlonega
John Byron Woolfolk, born April 29, 1931, died at home March 17, 2020. He was born and raised in Birmingham, Alabama. He was a graduate of Ramsey High School, Auburn University, an ...
John Byron Woolfolk, 89, Dahlonega
John Byron Woolfolk, born April 29, 1931, died at home March 17, 2020. He was born and raised in Birmingham, Alabama. He was a graduate of Ramsey High School, Auburn University, an ...

Other

  Mrs. Deborah Lynn Ayers Vaughn, age 65, of Athens, GA died Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at her residence.  Mrs. Vaughn was born in Commerce to Mattie Jean Jordan Ayers of ...

White

Harold Eugene Wilson, 63, Cleveland
Harold Eugene Wilson, 63, of Cleveland died on March 17, 2020. A Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, March 29, 2020, at 3:00 p.m., CrossOver Church, 2528 Old Cornelia Hwy., Ga ...
'Forrest Gump' author Winston Groom dead at 77
Winston Groom, the writer whose novel “Forrest Gump” was made into an Oscar winning 1994 movie that became an enduring cultural phenomenon, has died
Tom Seaver, heart and mighty arm of Miracle Mets, dies at 75
Hall of Fame pitcher and New York Mets icon Tom Seaver has died at 75
Coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown dead at 78
The college basketball coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown has died
Chadwick Boseman, who embodied Black icons, dies of cancer
First Chadwick Boseman slipped on the cleats of Jackie Robinson, then the Godfather of Soul’s dancing shoes, portraying both Black American icons with a searing intensity that commanded respect
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.