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Local Obits for Fri. Mar 6th, 2020

Forsyth

Roy Scott Graber, 48, Cumming
While on a business trip to Florida on February 20, 2020, Roy Scott Graber of Cumming, Georgia passed away unexpectedly at age 48. He moved with his family to Cumming, Georgia 13 y ...

Gwinnett

Pedro J. “Pete” Pappas, age 90, of Hoschton, GA passed away on Friday, March 6, 2020.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Pedro and Jessie Hodge Pappas; brot ...
Billie Tribble Brand, 90, Buford
Mrs. Billie Tribble Brand, age 90, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, March 6, 2020. She is survived by her husband of sixty-one years, Robert “Bob” Brand, Buford, ...
Robert W. Hoppe, Jr., 71, Dacula
Robert W. “Rob” Hoppe, Jr., age 71, of Dacula, GA passed away on Friday, March 6, 2020. He was preceded in death by his wife of forty years, Thelma Wade Hoppe. He ...

Habersham

Floyd Earnest Perry, 83, Mt. Airy
Floyd Earnest Perry, 83, of Mt. Airy, passed away on Friday, March 6, 2020 in the loving company of his family. Born on December 13, 1936, he was the son of the late Floyd and ...
Bobby Lee “Bob” Templeton, age 88, of Demorest, passed away on Friday, March 6, 2020. Born on May 31, 1931, in Eldon, Missouri, he was the son of the late Virgil War ...

Hall

John Anthony Palmer, 86, Flowery Branch
Mr. John Anthony Palmer, age 86, of Flowery Branch passed away Friday, March 6, 2020 at his residence, surrounded by his family. Graveside Services will be 11:00 a.m., Wednesday ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. James Franklin “Frank” Woods, age 52 of Commerce, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, March 6, 2020.  Mr. Woods was ...

Other

James Larry Baxter, 71, Hull
James Larry Baxter, age 71 of Hull, GA passed away Friday, March 6, 2020 at his residence.   Born on January 25, 1949 in Commerce, GA, Mr. Baxter was the son of the late Ell ...

White

Glendon Blackstock, 87, Cleveland
Glendon M. “Glen” Blackstock, 87, of Cleveland, GA passed away Friday March 6, 2020. Born February 23, 1933 in Forsyth County to the late George and Conie Blackstock ...
Funeral Tuesday for well-known Gainesville businessman, attorney Sonny Sykes
Funeral services for Gainesville attorney and businessman William I. "Sonny" Sykes, Jr. are scheduled for Tuesday, July 13 at Free Chapel Worship Center.
Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld dies at 88
The family of former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld says he has died
Local philanthropist and journalist Lessie Smithgall dies at 110
Lessie Smithgall, a longtime Gainesville philanthropist and journalist, died Friday, June 25 at the age of 110.
Frank Bonner, Herb on 'WKRP in Cincinnati,' dies at 79
Frank Bonner, who played a brash salesman with a love of flashy plaid suits on the TV comedy “WKRP in Cincinnati,” has died
Ned Beatty, indelible in 'Deliverance,' 'Network' dies at 83
Ned Beatty, the indelible character actor whose first film role as a genial vacationer raped by a backwoodsman in 1972′s “Deliverance” launched him on a long, prolific and accomplished career, has died
'Hooked on a Feeling' singer B.J. Thomas dies at 78
One of the country’s most popular and versatile singers, B
Former US Sen. John Warner of Virginia dies at 94
Former Sen. John W
Charles Grodin, 'Midnight Run,' 'Heartbreak Kid,' star, dies
Charles Grodin, the offbeat actor and writer who scored as a newlywed cad in “The Heartbreak Kid” and the father in the “Beethoven” comedies, has died