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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Apr 6th, 2020

Forsyth

James Allen Holtzclaw, or as most people called him, “Popcorn” lost his battle with pancreatic cancer on Monday, April 6th, 2020. He fought until the very end and passe ...
Katherine Andrea Phillips, 76, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, April 6, 2020. A celebration of life will take place at a later date. Condolences may be expressed ...
William H. “Bill” Picklesimer, 87 of Cumming passed away Monday, April 6, 2020. Bill was a member of Harmony Grove Baptist Church where he was the oldest living Deacon. ...

Gwinnett

Maxine B. Cash, 91, Buford
Maxine B. Cash, age 91, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, April 6, 2020. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Judy Porter Perkins; father, D.S. Berryman; mother, Jeanne ...
Norman Eugene (Ned) Daugherty, Jr. passed away on April 6. Ned was a lifelong Georgia resident who enjoyed gardening, building furniture with his dad, and watching sports on TV wit ...
Elaine Mote, 65, Buford
Elaine Mote, age 65 of Buford, GA, died Monday, April 6, 2020. Ms. Mote has been cremated and no services are planned at this time. Elaine was preceded in death by her father ...

Habersham

Stacy Marks Black, 55, Demorest
Stacy Marks Black, age 55, of Demorest, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Monday, April 6, 2020 following a motorcycle accident. Mr. Black was born on September 18, 1964 ...

Hall

Wallace Bouchard, Jr, 75, Gainesville
Mr. Wallace Bouchard, Jr., age 75, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Monday, April 6, 2020. A private family graveside service will be held at Memorial Park Cemetery. Wall ...
Jerry R. Connell, 82, Murrayville
Mr. Jerry R. Connell, 82, of Murrayville, passed away April 6, 2020 following a brief illness. A graveside service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 9, 2020 in Memori ...
Jean Barclay Fleming Kepshire, 98, Gainesville, formerly of Sautee
Jean Barclay Fleming Kepshire, age 98, of Gainesville, Georgia formerly of Sautee, Georgia passed away on Monday, April 6, 2020. Mrs. Kepshire was born August 10, 1921 in Ipswic ...
Sandra Presley Kiser, 72, passed away at her home surrounded by family on April 6, 2020 after an extended illness. She was the daughter of Bill and Bernice Presley. Sandra was a ...
Laura "Lynn" Hammer Lucas, 74, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Laura “Lynn” (Hammer) Lucas, age 74, of Flowery Branch, Georgia, passed away Monday, April 6, 2020. Memorial services will be scheduled at a later date. Lynn ...
Neil Allen Tasker, 81, Gainesville
Neil Allen Tasker, age 81, of Gainesville, GA passed away Monday, April 6, 2020.   No formal services are scheduled at this time.   Online condolences may be ...

Lumpkin

Trevor Cole Gibson, 26, Dahlonega
Trevor Cole Gibson of Dahlonega passed into the arms of the Lord on Monday, April 6, 2020 at the age of 26.   "I'm so glad I grew up when I did - today's ...

Other

Joseph Hamner, 78, Atlanta
Joseph Hamner, 78 of Atlanta passed away on Monday April 6th.  Professional Funeral Service Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home.
Walter Mondale, Carter's vice president, dies at 93
Former Vice President Walter Mondale, a liberal icon who lost one of the most lopsided presidential elections after bluntly telling voters to expect a tax increase if he won, has died
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.