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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 ...
On March 20, 2020, Kimberly Jane Coombs Conner went home to Heaven to be with her Lord and Savior after valiantly battling pancreatic cancer for the past two plus years. Kim was bo ...
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 ...

Lumpkin

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 ...

Other

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

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 ...
Walter Mondale, Carter's vice president, dies at 93
Former Vice President Walter Mondale, a liberal icon who lost one of the most lopsided presidential elections after bluntly telling voters to expect a tax increase if he won, has died
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.