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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Mar 20th, 2020

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Fanny Theresa Rodriguez-Viera was born on December 21st ,1949 in Montevideo, Uruguay. Fanny was raised in a large family; she was one of 8 children of Iria and Benigno Rodriguez. S ...

Gwinnett

Maureen Stirsman, 84, Snellville
Maureen Stirsman loved God and cared about people. She always said that the day of her passing would be the “happiest day of her life” as she left her earthly body and ...

Hall

Steve Gurr, 78, Gainesville
Steve Gurr, 78, of Gainesville, died Friday after a brief illness. Charles Stephen Gurr was born Jan. 25, 1942 in Ellaville, Ga., the son of Charles and Carmen Gurr. He grad ...
Mary Ruth Chapman, 90, Gainesville
Mary Ruth Chapman was born on September 21, 1929 in Jackson County, Georgia to the late Lila Mae Walker and step father, Jim Walker. She was called home to eternal peace on March 2 ...
Lonnie Dove, 74, Gainesville
Lonnie Dove, age 74 of Gainesville, GA passed away Friday, March 20, 2020.   Born on March 4, 1946 in Royston, GA, Mr. Dove was the son of the late John and Myrtie Shedd ...

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Wayne Eugene Mincey, 75, Dahlonega
Mr. Wayne Eugene Mincey age 75 of Dahlonega, Ga passed away on Friday March 20, 2020 at his residence following an extended illness.        & ...
Evelyn McClure Wilson, 81, Dahlonega
Mrs. Evelyn McClure Wilson, age 81, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, March 20, 2020.   Mrs. Wilson was born in Banks County on January 12, 1939 to the late Otis McClain an ...

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Talmadge A. Cofer, 83, Nicolson
Talmadge A. Cofer, age 83, of Nicolson, GA, formerly of Gwinnett County, passed away Friday, March 20, 2020. He was preceded in death by parents, Bob and Hester Cofer. Mr. Cofer is ...
Ed Minor, 84, Tucker
Ed Minor, age 84 of Tucker, passed away Friday March 20 after a long illness. James Edward Minor was born September 24, 1934 in Gainesville to the late Toy Ford and Helen Floyd Min ...

White

Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. William Farrell McCallister, age 78 of Cleveland. Mr. McCallister passed away Friday, March 20, 2020.  Funeral ...
William Farrell McCallister, age 78, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, March 20, 2020. He was born in White County to the late Barney Lee and Lessie Ruby McCallister. In add ...
Joseph Lowery, civil rights leader and MLK aide, dies at 98
The Rev. Joseph E
Harlem Globetrotters great Curly Neal dies at 77
Fred “Curly” Neal, the dribbling wizard who entertained millions with the Harlem Globetrotters for parts of three decades, has died
Henry Skipper, former Flowery Branch mayor, dies at 96
Henry Skipper, a former mayor and city councilman for the city of Flowery Branch, died Tuesday at the age of 96.
Singer, actor, 'The Gambler': Kenny Rogers dies at 81
Actor-singer Kenny Rogers, who embodied “The Gambler” persona and whose musical career spanned jazz, folk, country and pop, has died at 81
Former dean at Gainesville College dies
A former dean at what was then Gainesville College, Steve Gurr, has died at the age of 78.
Lyle Waggoner, foil on 'The Carol Burnett Show,' dies at 84
Lyle Waggoner, who played comic foil on “The Carol Burnett Show," has died
'Exorcist' actor Max von Sydow dies at age 90
Max von Sydow, the self-described “shy boy”-turned-actor who played the priest in the horror classic “The Exorcist,” has died
Jack Welch, the GE chief who became a superstar, has died
Jack Welch, who transformed General Electric into a highly profitable multinational conglomerate, has died