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Local Obits for Sat. Jun 20th, 2020

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Claudia Denice Rodriguez, age 43, of Winder passed Saturday, June 20, 2020.  Funeral service will be held 11:00 AM, Monday, June 29, 2020 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel.&n ...

Forsyth

Ruthie Abigail Pedarre, 10, Cumming
Ruthie Abigail Pedarre 10, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Saturday, June 20, 2020. Ruthie was a student at Sawnee Elementary and loved animals. Ruthie is survived by her ...
Cloyse Edmond Hicks, 79, Cumming
Cloyse Edmond Hicks, 79, of Cumming passed away Saturday, June 20, 2020. A lifelong resident of Forsyth County, Cloyse was a retired truck driver and mechanic well known for his sk ...
Andrea Frances Tyler, 46, Cumming
Andrea Frances Tyler left this earth in peace to be with our Lord God Wednesday June 17th, 2020 at the age of 46 after her hard-fought battle with cancer. She was born June 18th ...

Gwinnett

Eric Kenneth Lindberg, 48, Suwanee
Eric Kenneth Lindberg, 48, of Suwanee, GA passed away suddenly Saturday, June 20, 2020 in Panama City Beach, Florida. Eric was born to Kenneth V. and Glenda Lindberg (nee Thomas ...

Habersham

Margaret Black Cruce, 90, Clarkesville
Margaret Black Cruce, age 90 of Clarkesville, passed away Saturday, June 20, 2020. Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on July 7, 1929, Mrs. Cruce was the daughter of the late Thomas ...

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Benny Allen, 80, Gainesville
Benny Allen, 80, of Gainesville, GA, died June 20, 2020. Dexter T. Sims Mortuary, LLC, Gainesville, has charge of arrangements.
Hall Alexander Martin, 84, Flowery Branch
Mr. Martin passed away after a courageous multi-year battle with cancer on June 20, 2020. Hall Alexander Martin was born on February 8, 1936, just minutes after his identical tw ...

Jackson

Nancy Ruff Ward, 79, Commerce
  Nancy Ruff Ward, age 79, of Commerce, GA passed away on Saturday, June 20, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-three years, Ernest Lee Ward; daughter, ...

Lumpkin

Consuelo Aguirre, 77, Dahlonega
Mrs. Consuelo Aguirre, age 77, of Dahlonega passed away Saturday, June 20, 2020. Mrs. Aguirre was born in Mexico on November 5, 1942 to the late Consuelo Mandujano and Guadalupe ...
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