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Local Obits for Thu. Jun 11th, 2020


Wayne Prichard, 66, Dawsonville
Wayne Prichard, 66, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday June 11, 2020 at his residence. Born May 22, 1954 in Roswell to the late Clarence and Sarah Prichard, he had lived in Daw ...


Richard Wood Savage, 82, Cumming
  Richard Wood Savage 82, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Thursday, June 11, 2020. Richard is predeceased in death by his wife; Barbara White Savage, sons; Stephen Sa ...
Emil “Bill” Erquitt, age 71, passed away Thursday, June 11, 2020. Mr. Erquitt was a United States Marine Corps Veteran. Interment will be 1 PM, Monday, June 22, 2020 at ...
Peter Anthony Varrone, 69, Cumming
Peter Anthony Varrone, 69, of Cumming passed away Thursday, June 11, 2020. A simple man, Peter was a devoted husband, father and loving grandfather. He enjoyed sports, particularly ...


Victoria Chapman, 68, Monroe
Victoria Chapman, age 68 of Monroe, GA, died Thursday, June 11, 2020. Ms. Chapman has been cremated and no service is planned at this time. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel 770-945-69 ...
Carolyn Skelton Pealock, age 87, of Buford, GA passed away Thursday, June 11, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband of forty-three years, Woodrow E. Pealock; parents, Jimm ...


Patricia Ann Morrow Dawkins Smith, age 71 of Clarkesville, went to be with Jesus on Thursday, June 11, 2020, at her residence.  Born in Miami, Florida on September 20, 1948 ...


Lendon Harris Cagle, Jr, 73, Gainesville
            Mr. Lendon Harris Cagle, Jr., age 73 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, June 11, 2020 at his residence ...
Ruby Nell Maddox, 96, Gainesville
Ruby Nell Maddox was born on May 26, 1924 in Gillsville, Georgia to the late Newton Cox and Minnie Cox. She departed from her earthly life and into her heavenly home on June 11, 20 ...
Marjorie Jean Schadler Todtenbier (Marg), age 87, passed away and went to be with the Lord on Thursday, June 11, 2020, in Gainesville, GA. Marg was born in Cincinnati, Ohio on Augu ...
Sue Free Anderson, 70, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Sue Free Anderson, age 70, of Flowery Branch passed away Thursday, June 11, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton, surrounded by her family. Graveside ...


Annelle Ruby Venable, 97, Jefferson
Mrs. Annelle Ruby Venable, age 97, of Jefferson passed away Thursday, June 11, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton.  Mrs. Venable was born in Jefferson to the l ...
Bradley Shane Norton, 27, Commerce
Bradley Shane Norton, age 27, of Commerce, GA passed away Thursday, June 11, 2020 at Athens Regional Hospital. Funeral Services are scheduled for 1:00 PM Thursday, June, 18, 202 ...


Fred Huntley Edwards, 91, Tucker
Fred Huntley Edwards, age 91, passed away June 11th, 2020.  Mr. Edwards was born March 23rd, 1929 in Anson County, North Carolina to the late Enos T. and Lucille Edwards. ...


Troy Eugene Elrod, 57, Toccoa
Mr. Troy Eugene Elrod, age 57 of Hewitt Drive, Toccoa passed away Thursday, June 11, 2020 at his residence. A son of Martha Gray Elrod and the late Ralph Howell Elrod, he was bo ...
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