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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Jun 13th, 2020

Forsyth

Richard J Klem, 65, Cumming
Richard J Klem, 65, passed away June 13th in his home surrounded by his family. He was a loving husband, father, artist, captain, biker, automotive enthusiast, and entrepreneur. ...

Gwinnett

Billy Lee Smith, Buford
Billy Lee Smith passed away after an extended illness on June 13, 2020 in Buford, Georgia. Billy was born December 6, 1942 in Atlanta, GA to John “Tennessee” and Car ...

Habersham

Charles Kenneth McEntire, Sr. age 83 of the Habersham Mills Community, Demorest, Georgia went home to be with his Lord & Savior on Saturday, June 13, 2020 following a brief ill ...
Stephen Daniel Bowman, 18, Cornelia
Stephen Daniel Bowman, age 18 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Saturday, June 13, 2020. Born in Gainesville, Georgia on October 16, 2001, he was the son of Matthew J. & C ...
Charles Robert Ramsey, 92, Clarkesville
Charles Robert Ramsey, age 92 of Clarkesville, passed away Saturday, June 13, 2020. Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on November 13, 1927 Mr. Ramsey was the son of the late Charles ...

Hall

Jose Estrada, 69, Gainesville
Mr. Jose Estrada, 69, of Gainesville died June 13, 2020. Mr. Estrada was a taxi driver for Fiesta Cab Company. Survivors include wife, Maria Estrada, Gainesville; daughter, Rosa Ma ...

Stephens

Ben Phophitt, 78, Toccoa
Mr. Ben David Prophitt, age 78 of Highway 123, Toccoa passed away Saturday, June 13, 2020 at the Stephens County Hospital. A son of the late Ike Vernon Prophitt and Minnie Sue L ...
Karen Sorrells Ramey, 58, Martin
Mrs. Karen Sorrells Ramey, age 58 of Waters Edge Drive, Martin passed away Saturday, June 13, 2020 at the Stephens County Hospital. A daughter of Winnie Cleveland Crisp and the ...

White

Jimmy J Beacham Sr, 83, Cleveland
Jimmy J Beacham Sr was born August 10th 1936 and passed away June 13th 2020.  Jimmy  is survived by his 2nd wife, Joan Smith Beacham; children Jimmy jr, Jan and Tim. J ...
Joel Holloway, 88, Cleveland
Mr. Joel Holloway, age 88, of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, June 13, 2020. Mr. Holloway was born in Lincoln County, Georgia and shared his life with his wife Shirley, the lov ...
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.
Marty Schottenheimer, NFL coach with 200 wins, dies at 77
The longtime NFL coach Marty Schottenheimer has died
Mary Wilson, longest-reigning original Supreme, dies at 76
Mary Wilson, the longest-reigning original Supreme, has died at 76 years old