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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Mar 23rd, 2020


It is with great sadness that we announce that Frances Elizabeth Sanders passed away at the age of 82 at her daughter’s home in Cleveland, TN Monday, March 23, 2020. She had ...


Jerald 'Buddy' Beard, 76, Buford
Jerald “Buddy” Beard, age 76, of Buford, GA passed away Monday, March 23, 2020.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Bill and Doris Kilgore Beard.  Mr ...


Thomas Alan Bush, 85, Demorest
Thomas Alan Bush                                              &nb ...
Norman Harold Hairston, 89, Clarkesville
Norman Harold Hairston, age 89 of Clarkesville passed away Monday, March 23, 2020. Born on June 30, 1930, Mr. Hairston was the son of the late Roger Harold Hairston and the late ...
Howard Noah Powers, 81, Cornelia
Howard Noah Powers, age 81, of Cornelia, passed away on Monday, March 23, 2020. Born on May 4, 1938, in Hollywood, he was a son of the late Robert and Ida Rona Whitener Powers. ...
Constance “Connie” Wall Sanders, age 63 of Mt. Airy passed away Monday, March 23, 2020. Born in El Paso, Texas on August 6, 1956, Mrs. Sanders was the daughter of th ...
Henry Dillard Taylor IV, 60, Demorest
Henry Dillard Taylor, IV, passed away on Monday, March 23, 2020. Born in Demorest, Georgia on August 23, 1959 to the late Henry Dillard Taylor, III and Bobbie Jean Caudell Taylo ...


Doris Marie Cape, 79, Flowery Branch
Doris Marie Cape, age 79, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Monday, March 23, 2020.  She was preceded in death by her husband of fifteen years, John Wyndel Cape.  She ...
Jerilyn 'Jerri' Kay Hyatt, 78, Gainesville
Mrs. Jerilyn “Jerri” Kay Hyatt, age 78, of Gainesville passed away Monday, March 23, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, surrounded by her 3 childr ...
James Wirt McCreary, 90, Flowery Branch
James Wirt McCreary, 90, of Flowery Branch, Georgia passed away peacefully on Monday, March 23, 2020. He was born on February 22, 1930 in Montgomery, Alabama to Henry Stanley and E ...
Annie Mae Day Millwood, 85, Flowery Branch
Annie Mae Day Millwood, 85, of Flowery Branch, GA, passed away Monday, March 23, 2020. Mrs. Millwood was the daughter of H.C. (Skip) and Esther Crow Day.  Survivors in ...


Jane Etta Bryan, 90, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Jane Etta Bryan, age 90, of Jefferson, who passed away on Monday, March 23, 2020. Mrs. Bryan was born in Atlanta, Georgia, a daughter ...


Kristi Elaine King, 44, Cartersville
Kristi Elaine King, age 44, of Cartersville, Georgia, (formerly of Cumming, Georgia) passed away Monday, March 23, 2020. The family will receive friends Friday, March 27, 2020 from ...
Dr. William Otis Lacefield, III (“Billy”), 52 of Atlanta, GA passed away on Monday, March 23, 2020.  Billy was born in Louisville, KY and grew up in Louisville ...


Philip Gary Kinneer, 81, Cleveland
Mr. Philip Gary Kinneer Sr., age 81, of Cleveland, passed away Monday, March 23, 2020. Mr. Kinneer was born June 28, 1938 in Denver, CO to the late Arthur W. and Dolly D. Patter ...
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