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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. May 20th, 2020


Jeffrey Allen Campbell, age 55, of Winder passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2020.  Jeff was a member of Winder Wesleyan Church.  He loved his family, church family and life. ...


Thelma Rebecca Fagan, 81, Cumming
Thelma Rebecca Fagan, age 81, of Cumming, GA., passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2020. Thelma was a member of Pleasant View Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents ...
Janice Ann Beck, 50, Cumming
Janice Ann Beck, 50, of Cumming passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2020. Janice had a big heart and loved spending time with her grandchildren. She enjoyed fishing, roses and her fried ...
Yemanuil N. Glushchak, 40, Cumming
Yemanuil N. Glushchak, age 40, of Cumming, Georgia passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2020. Visitation will be 7 to 9PM Friday, May 22, 2020 at New Life Church in Suwanee, Georgia. Fun ...
Elizabeth “Betsy” Allen Kerr, age 61, of Cumming, passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2020. Mrs. Kerr was born on September 23, 1958, in Tate, Georgia, to the late Rob ...


Constance C. Billings, 81, Sugar Hill
Constance C. Billings, age 81 of Sugar Hill, Georgia passed peacefully Wednesday May 20,2020 with her family by her side.  A private graveside service will be held at Broadlaw ...
Walter Stanley Hyatt (Joe), 80, died May 20, 2020, at his home in Buford, Georgia following an extended illness that he fought to the end. He was surrounded by his wife and childre ...
Evelyn Elizabeth Pierce Payne, 97, of Suwanee, Georgia passed away May 20, 2020 after a long illness. She was born in Atlanta to George and Evelyn Waldron Pierce in 1922. As the fa ...
Betty Jean Thompson Smith, Hoschton formerly of Auburn, Alabama
Betty Jean Thompson Smith (Mrs. Paul C. Smith) resident of Hoschton, GA and formerly of Auburn, Alabama passed away on May 20, 2020. Mrs. Smith was born in Clark County, Kentucky, ...


Ruth Jameson Goss, 90, Clarkesville
Ruth Jameson Goss, age 90 of Clarkesville, passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2020. Born in Mt. Airy on June 3, 1929, Mrs. Goss was the daughter of the late William D. and Mary Jane ...


Irene B Weathers, 91, Gainesville
Irene B Weathers, longtime resident of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away May 20, 2020 at age 91 in Waverly NY after a brief illness. Irene was born in Calhoun Falls SC to Glenn ...


Mary Ann Woodall Turner, 77, Nicholson
  Mrs. Mary Ann Woodall Turner, age 77, of Nicholson, GA died Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at her residence.  Mrs. Turner was born in Jefferson to the late Paul and Bess Hi ...


Norvel Ray Branham, 87, Stone Mountain
Norvel Ray Branham, age 87 of Stone Mountain, GA, passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2020. Funeral service will be held at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Pastor Danny Newbern will o ...


Mr. Arthur “Effie” Macon Walker, age 91 of Line Road, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at the Stephens County Hospital. The son of the late Burnell and Flo ...


Amanda Jane Adams, 37, Clarkesville
Amanda Jane Adams, age 37, of Clarkesville, passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2020. Mrs. Adams was born on July 8, 1982 in Hall County and was a homemaker. Survivors include son ...
Phoenyx Rose Krautter, infant daughter of Brandon and Ashley Krautter was born into the arms of Jesus on May 20, 2020. She was preceded in death by her sister, Skylar Kit Krautt ...
Funeral Tuesday for well-known Gainesville businessman, attorney Sonny Sykes
Funeral services for Gainesville attorney and businessman William I. "Sonny" Sykes, Jr. are scheduled for Tuesday, July 13 at Free Chapel Worship Center.
Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld dies at 88
The family of former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld says he has died
Local philanthropist and journalist Lessie Smithgall dies at 110
Lessie Smithgall, a longtime Gainesville philanthropist and journalist, died Friday, June 25 at the age of 110.
Frank Bonner, Herb on 'WKRP in Cincinnati,' dies at 79
Frank Bonner, who played a brash salesman with a love of flashy plaid suits on the TV comedy “WKRP in Cincinnati,” has died
Ned Beatty, indelible in 'Deliverance,' 'Network' dies at 83
Ned Beatty, the indelible character actor whose first film role as a genial vacationer raped by a backwoodsman in 1972′s “Deliverance” launched him on a long, prolific and accomplished career, has died
'Hooked on a Feeling' singer B.J. Thomas dies at 78
One of the country’s most popular and versatile singers, B
Former US Sen. John Warner of Virginia dies at 94
Former Sen. John W
Charles Grodin, 'Midnight Run,' 'Heartbreak Kid,' star, dies
Charles Grodin, the offbeat actor and writer who scored as a newlywed cad in “The Heartbreak Kid” and the father in the “Beethoven” comedies, has died