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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 ...
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.
Marty Schottenheimer, NFL coach with 200 wins, dies at 77
The longtime NFL coach Marty Schottenheimer has died