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Local Obits for Sat. May 2nd, 2020


Helen Birdie Hamilton May, 80, Homer, formerly of the Batesville Community
Helen Birdie Hamilton May, age 80 of Homer, Georgia formerly of the Batesville Community, Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Saturday, May 02, 2020. Born in Habersham County, ...


James J. “Jim” Alldred, 77, Dawsonville
James J. “Jim” Alldred, Jr., 77, of Dawsonville passed away Saturday May 2, 2020 at his residence. Born November 4, 1942 in Philadelphia, PA to the late James J. and ...


Glenda Faye Smith, 61, Buford
Glenda Faye Smith, age 61, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, May 2, 2020. She was preceded in death by her father, William Frank Smith; mother, Lillie Mae Allen Ragsdale; s ...


Lillian Ann Taylor, 68, Demorest
Lillian Ann Taylor, age 68, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Saturday, May 2, 2020. Ms. Taylor was born on June 11, 1951 to the late Griff and Mary Sue Merk Allison. In addit ...


Joseph D. Bellville, 78, Clermont
Joseph D. Bellville, 78, of Clermont, GA died Saturday, May 2, 2020 at home.  A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, May 6, 2020, at 4:00 p.m., at W. R. Strickland an ...
Gary Wilson Coley, Sr., 73, Braselton
Gary Wilson Coley, Sr age 73 of Braselton passed away Friday May 1, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Winder. Mr. Coley was born July 12, 1946 in Gainesville to the ...
Danny Dennis Fraley, 82, Gainesville
Danny Dennis Fraley, 82 of Gainesville, Ga. passed away on May 2, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Fraley was born April 12, 1938. He graduated from Chattanooga ...
Shirley Reed Grindle, 90, Gainesville
Shirley Reed Grindle age 90 of Gainesville passed away Saturday May 2, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mrs. Grindle was born December 19, 1929 in Cherokee County, ...
 Yolanda Pascual, age 93, passed away quietly in her sleep on May 2, 2020 after years of declining health.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Dr. Rafa ...


Mr. Ronald Hugo "Ronnie" Bafile, age 86 of Dahlonega passed away on Saturday, May 2, 2020.  Born June 8, 1933 in Iron Mountain, Michigan to parents Hugo and Nina ...
Julie Gentry Sanford, Hattiesburg, Miss., formerly of Dahlonega
Ms. Julie Gentry Sanford, a long time resident of Lumpkin County, passed away on May 2, 2020 in Hattiesburg, MS.  Ms. Sanford was born August 2, 1944 in Seneca, SC. She mov ...


Sarah Cowart, 96, Atlanta
Mrs Sarah Cowart, age 96 passed away May 2, 2020 in Atlanta GA.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Hudson Cowart Sr. and parents Theresa Mae and Walter Ott ...


James L. (J.L.) Seabolt, 92, Cleveland
Mr. James L. (J.L.) Seabolt, age 92, native of Cleveland, Ga, passed away peacefully at his home in the early hours of May 2 with Maxine, his faithful and dedicated wife of 72 year ...
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.
Former CDC official from Gainesville dies at age 69
Gainesville native Dr. Thomas Weston Hodge III, the former Director of Immunogenetics at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, died July 31 in St. Simon's Island, Ga.