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David Wilmont Sr., 63, Winder
David Wilmont Sr., 63, of Winder passed away on Saturday, June 25th.   Mr. David A. Wilmont was born on January 30, 1957 in Winder, Ga to the late Julius Wilmont ...

Dawson

John Robert Beach, III, 66, Dawsonville
John Robert “Doctor MG” Beach, III age 66 of Dawsonville passed away Thursday June 25, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Beach was born October 4, 19 ...

Forsyth

Chris Fraser, 48, Cumming
Chris Fraser, age 48, of Cumming, Georgia passed away Thursday, June 25, 2020. Mr. Fraser is survived by father Ted Fraser, of Palm Coast, Florida; sister Kim Fraser, of Palm Coast ...
Shirley Ann Wells, 84, Cumming
Shirley Ann Wells, age 84, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Thursday, June 25, 2020. Mrs. Wells was a resident of Middleboro, MA prior to moving to GA in 2013 to be near family. ...

Habersham

Louise Coffey, 95, Clarkesville
Louise Coffey, age 95, passed away Thursday, June 25, 2020. Graveside service will be 10AM, Friday, July 3, 2020 at Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery in Clarkesville, Georgia. Mrs. ...
Odell James Nix, 90, Cornelia
Odell James Nix, age 90, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away to be with the Lord on Thursday, June 25, 2020. Mr. Nix was born on February 21, 1930 in Habersham County, Georgia to t ...
Ricky James Church, 56, Mt. Airy
Ricky James Church, age 56 of Mt. Airy, passed away Thursday, June 25, 2020. A lifelong resident of Habersham County, Ricky was born on February 4, 1964.  He was the son of ...
Jetty Sue Southards Hamilton, age 73 of Mt. Airy, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, April 11, 2020 following an extended illness. Born in Rabun County, Georgia ...
Odell Nix, 90, Cornelia
Odell James Nix, age 90, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away to be with the Lord on Thursday, June 25, 2020. Mr. Nix was born on February 21, 1930 in Habersham County, Georgia to t ...
Annie B. Wade, 95, Alto
Annie B. Wade, age 95, of Alto, Georgia passed away on Thursday, June 25, 2020. Mrs. Wade was born on November 21, 1924 to the late John and Etta Nelms Gerrell. In addition to h ...

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Juan Pablo Labastida, 41, Gainesville
Mr. Juan Pablo Labastida, 41, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, June 25, 2020 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, July 3, 20210 at St. Joh ...
Robert Antonio Petto II Robert was born June 7 1946 in Comstock MI. He is survived by his wife Janet Petto, sister Kimberly Petto, son Robert "Rob" Antonio Petto III, ...
Kenneth “Ken” Edward White age 57 of Hoschton entered heaven Thursday June 25, 2020. Ken was born October 1, 1962 in Dunnedin, Florida to Clyde White and the late El ...
Mary Lou Anderson, 72, Gainesville
Ms. Mary Lou Anderson age 72 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Thursday June 25, 2020 at her residence following an extended illness. Graveside services will be held at 3:00 p.m ...
William Jae Arnall, Braselton
  William Jae Arnall, age 65, of Braselton, GA passed away Thursday, June 25,2020. Jae was a loving family man who enjoyed spending time and taking trips with his wife, ...
Ralph “Buster” Bullock, 78, Gainesville
Mr. Ralph “Buster” Bullock, age 78, died of an extended illness on June 25, 2020 at his residence, in Gainesville, GA. Ralph was born February 1, 1942 in Jefferson, ...
Ms. Minerva Elizabeth “Libby” Lance age 85 of Lula, Ga passed away on Thursday June 25, 2020 at her residence following an extended illness.      ...
Linda Jane Sanders, 79, Gainesville
Ms. Linda Jane Sanders age 79 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Thursday June 25, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.    Fune ...
John Woroschinski, 85, Gainesville
John Woroschinski, 85, of Gainesville passed away June 25, 2020 at his residence following a sudden illness.   A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, ...

Jackson

Margaret Duncan Ward, 89, Nicholson
Mrs. Margaret Duncan Ward, age 89, of Nicholson, GA died Thursday, June 25, 2020 at her residence.  Mrs. Ward was born in Nicholson to the late Charlie and Maude Pace Duncan.& ...

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Antanas Kaminas, 51, Alpharetta
Antanas Kaminas, age 51, of Alpharetta, GA passed away on Thursday, June 25, 2020. He is survived by his loving wife, Jurate Kaminiene; son, Tomas Kaminas; siblings, Adomas Kam ...
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