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Local Obits for Fri. Apr 17th, 2020

Banks

Mrs. Bettie Blanch Lacek Jones, age 93, of Commerce passed away on Friday, April 17, 2020 at High Shoals Health and Rehab Center.  Mrs. Jones was born in New Kensington, PA to ...

Forsyth

Eddie Dean Hardy, 69, Cumming
Retired Major Eddie Dean Hardy was born on March 10, 1951 and passed away on April 17, 2020. He was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence Virgil Hardy and Clara Owenby Hardy. ...

Gwinnett

Bernice Deaton Weaver, 95, Buford
Bernice Deaton Weaver age 95 of Buford went home to be with the Lord on April 17, 2020. She was born in Buford on August 24, 1924 to Nathan B. and Grace Deaton. She is a graduat ...

Hall

Ernest Gilmore Jr., 87, Gainesville
Ernest Gilmore Jr., age 87, of Gainesville, Ga. passed away on April 17, 2020. The visitation will be held from 1-7 pm on Friday, April 24th at Wimberly Funeral Home Chap ...
Mrs. Margarett Louise (Cowart) Brechter age 92 of Gainesville, Georgia left her earthly home on Friday April 17th, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended il ...
Kyle Edward Holbrooks, 39, Colorado, formerly of Gainesville
Mr. Kyle Edward Holbrooks, age 39 of Colorado, formerly of Gainesville, passed away on Friday, April 17, 2020 in Commerce, Georgia. Memorial services will be held at a later dat ...
Joy White Robinson, 80, Gainesville
Mrs. Joy White Robinson, 80, of Gainesville passed away April 17, 2020. There are no services planned at this time. Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gaine ...
Donald Lee Thomas, Gainesville
Donald Lee Thomas was born in Atlanta Ga on February 6th to Emma Dee Alexander and Willie Dee Thomas. He was preceded in death by his parents. As well as his brothers Charles Willi ...

Jackson

Dillard Hillman, 78, Hoschton
Mr. Dillard Hillman, 78, of Hoschton, passed away Friday, April 17, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical, Braselton Campus. Due to the global pandemic COVID 19, a memorial service ...

Stephens

Mrs. Juanita Talbott Macomson age 98 of Washington, Georgia formally of Toccoa passed away Friday April 17, 2020 at Pruitt Health of Washington. A daughter of the late Everett a ...
Winston Kennedy Reed, 29, Toccoa
Winston Kennedy Reed, age 29 of Toccoa, passed away Friday, April 17, 2020. Mr. Reed was born in Snellville, Georgia on May 26, 1990.Wint Winston was a son of a great mother, a ...
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92
Jane Powell, who starred in Hollywood golden age musicals, has died
Michael Constantine of 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' dies at 94
Michael Constantine, an Emmy Award-winning character actor who reached worldwide fame playing the Windex bottle-toting father of the bride in the 2002 film “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” has died
Willard Scott, weatherman on NBC's 'Today' show, dies at 87
Willard Scott, the beloved weatherman who charmed viewers of NBC’s “Today” show with his self-deprecating humor and cheerful personality, has died
Actor Ed Asner, TV's blustery Lou Grant, dies at 91
Actor Ed Asner, the blustery but lovable Lou Grant in two successful television series, has died
Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts dies at age 80
Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts has died at the age of 80
Country singer Tom T. Hall dies; wrote ‘Harper Valley PTA’
Singer-songwriter Tom T
Former Hall County School Superintendent Doug Winters dies at 82
Dr. Douglas Harry Winters, a former superintendent for the Hall County School District, died Wednesday, Aug. 11 at the age of 82.