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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Jun 23rd, 2020

Banks

Clara Louise Minish, 85, Homer
  Mrs. Clara Louise Minish, age 85, of Homer passed away on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at Northridge Health and Rehab Center.  Mrs. Minish was born in Clarkesville to the ...

Barrow

Melissa Ann Tullis, 53, Winder
Melissa Ann Tullis, age 53, of Winder passed away Tuesday, June 23, 2020.  The family will receive friends 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thursday, June 25, 2020 at Lawson Funeral Home C ...

Forsyth

Heather Blackwelder, 21, Cumming
Heather Blackwelder, age 21, of Cumming, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, June 23, 2020. The family will receive friends from 10AM to 12:30PM Tuesday, June 30, at McDonald and ...

Gwinnett

Susan Roebuck, Sugar Hill
Susan Roebuck went to be with the Lord on June 23, 2020. Born January 9, 1971 in Kingsport, Tennessee, her warmhearted personality and adventurous spirit were evident from childhoo ...

Habersham

Gladston Terrell Franklin, Jr., 75, Clarkesville
Gladston Terrell Franklin, Jr., age 75 of Clarkesville, passed away Tuesday, June 23, 2020 following complications from a stroke. Born in Mt. Airy, Georgia on January 10, 1945, ...
Bill McDougald, 69, Cornelia
Bill McDougald, age 69, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, June 23, 2020. Mr. McDougald was born on December 20, 1950 in White County, Georgia. He was preceded in deat ...

Hall

Phillip Dwayne Young, 35, Gainesville
Phillip Dwayne Young, 35 of Gainesville, GA departed this life on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville. Phillip Young was born on September 9, ...

Jackson

Manuel Huizar Cortes, 86, Commerce
Manuel Huizar Cortes, age 86 of Commerce, GA passed away Tuesday, June 23, 2020.   Born on Oct. 14, 1933 in Tlatengo, Zacatecas, Mexico, Mr. Cortes was the son of the ...
  Mrs. Ola Charlene Brown Whitlock, age 81, of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mrs. Whitlock was born in Commerce ...

Stephens

Roger Thurmond, 62, Toccoa
Roger Thurmond, 62, of the New Bethel Community, passed away Friday morning, April 3, 2020, at his home. Born February 23, 1958, in Stephens County, he was the son of Silas Kend ...

White

  Thomas “Tommy” Wiley Hood, age 74, of Cleveland, passed away on Tuesday, June 23, 2020. Born on July 22, 1945, in Clarkesville, he was a son of the late ...
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