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Local Obits for Mon. Jun 1st, 2020

Forsyth

Frank V. Janik, 82, Cumming
Frank V. Janik, age 82, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Monday, June 1st, 2020, peacefully at home. He was born November 6th, 1937, in Niagara Falls, NY. He was the only child of Fr ...
Charlotte Bennett Skinner, 76, passed away peacefully at her home on Monday, June 1, 2020. She is preceded in death by her parents, John D. And Madge Bennett; brothers, J.T., Fo ...
Edward Lamar Garrett, 77, Cumming
Edward Lamar Garrett, age 77, of Cumming, GA passed away June 01, 2020. He was a native of Cumming, GA and a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church. He is survived by his niece &am ...

Gwinnett

J. Jerome “Jerry” Rogers, age 84 of Buford, GA, died Monday, June 1, 2020. Mr. Rogers will be interred Thursday, June 4, 2020 at 11 AM at Memorial Park South Cemetery, ...

Hall

Danny Ralph Kirby, 73, Murrayville
Mr. Danny Ralph Kirby age 73 of Murrayville, passed away on Monday June 01, 2020 at his residence following an extended illness.   Graveside services are scheduled for ...
James Lee Scroggs, 69, Gainesville
Mr. James Lee Scroggs, 69, entered into heaven peacefully at Northeast Georgia Medical Center on Monday, June 1, 2020 following an extended battle with cancer. Funeral services ...
Mary Frances Reed Cochran, 93, Gainesville
Mrs. Mary Frances Reed Cochran, 93, of Gainesville died on Monday June 1, 2020 following an extended illness. A Memorial Service will be held at Little Davenport Chapel on Thur ...
Jean Mayes Cornett, 79, Gainesville
Jean Mayes Cornett, age 79, “Mama Jean” passed away at home with family on June 1, 2020. Jean is predeceased by her father, Capt. Albert C. Mayes, mother, Nina (Crum ...

Jackson

Jane Johnson, 78, Braselton
 Jane Johnson, age 78, of Braselton passed away Monday, June 1, 2020.  Funeral service to be held 2:00 PM, Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel.  Pa ...
Hugh Downs, genial presence on TV news and game shows, dies
Hugh Downs, a genial and near-constant presence on television from the 1950s through the 1990s, has died
Carl Reiner, beloved creator of 'Dick Van Dyke Show,' dies
Carl Reiner, the ingenious and versatile comedy writer, actor and director, has died
Johnny Majors, former Tennessee and Pitt coach, dies at 85
Johnny Majors, the coach of Pittsburgh’s 1976 national championship football team and a former coach and star player at Tennessee, has died
Former Auburn football coach Pat Dye dies at 80
Former Auburn football coach Pat Dye has died at the age of 80
Column: Remembering an old family friend, Biff Pocoroba
Ahh, that name
Evangelist who built global ministry dies in Atlanta at 74
Evangelist Ravi Zacharias, who built an international ministry that strives to defend Christianity on intellectual grounds, has died in Georgia
Phyllis George, female sportscasting pioneer, dies at 70
Phyllis George, the former Miss America who became a female sportscasting pioneer on CBS’s “The NFL Today” and served as the first lady of Kentucky, has died
Colorful player, coach Pepper Rodgers dies at age 88
Pepper Rodgers has died at the age of 88