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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
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 Georgia Supreme Court chief justice dies from virus
A former chief justice of the Georgia Supreme Court has died
Former Hall County Commission chair Whitmire dies at 86
Donald "Don" Ralph Whitmire, a former chairman of the Hall County Commission, died Thursday at the age of 86.
2-time Hawks NBA All-Star 'Fast Eddie' Johnson dies at 65
Eddie Johnson, the two-time All-Star for the Atlanta Hawks whose career was shortened by arrests which led to a life sentence in prison, has died
Actor Sean Connery, the 'original' James Bond, dies at 90
Scottish actor Sean Connery, considered by many to have been the best James Bond, has died, aged 90
Whitey Ford, 91, pitcher who epitomized mighty Yankees, dies
The great New York Yankees pitcher Whitey Ford has died
Guitar rock legend Eddie Van Halen dies of cancer at 65
Guitar virtuoso Eddie Van Halen is being mourned across the world of music
Thomas Jefferson Byrd, known for Spike Lee films, killed
Police say actor Thomas Jefferson Byrd has been shot dead in Atlanta
Country star and hit Elvis songwriter Mac Davis dies at 78
Country star and hit Elvis songwriter Mac Davis has died