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Local Obits for Fri. Jun 26th, 2020


Claudine Hampton, 85, Dawsonville
Claudine Hampton, 85, of Dawsonville passed away Friday June 26, 2020 at her residence following a short illness. Born June 12, 1935 in Hall County to the late Seth and Edna Mat ...


Mary Ellen Overholt, 88, Cumming
Mary Ellen Overholt, age 88, of Cumming, Georgia (formerly of Toledo, Ohio) passed away Friday, June 26, 2020. Graveside funeral service will be 12PM, Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at ...


Vicente Daniel Carmona, 30, Lawrenceville
Vicente Daniel Carmona, (30) of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on June 26,2020. Born August 12,1989 to parents Adelaida and Jose Ramirez of Cumming, Ga. Vicente received his high sc ...


Roy Grier, 77, Alto
Roy Grier, age 77, of Alto, passed away on Friday, June 26, 2020. Born on March 2, 1943, in Cornelia, he was a son of the late Alvin B. and Belle Armour Grier. Mr. Grier was for ...


Rosemary Elaine James Motes, 75, Gainesville
Mrs. Rosemary Elaine James Motes, 75, of Gainesville passed away Friday, June 26, 2020 at her residence. Graveside services will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 ...
Mary Jo Sheriff Hyde Shope, 83, Gainesville
Mary Jo Sheriff Hyde Shope, 83, of Gainesville passed away Friday, June 26, 2020 at her residence.  Mary Jo was the daughter of the late James C. Sheriff and Fannie Smith Sher ...


Dorothy Mae Couch, 92, Commerce
  Mrs. Dorothy Mae Couch, age 92, of Commerce, GA died Thursday, June 25, 2020 at her residence.  Mrs. Couch was born in Charlottesville, VA to the late Sam and Gertru ...


Lola Herring, 85, Austell
Lola Herring, 85 of Austell, Ga died on June 26, 2020.  A Memorial Service will be held at a later date.  W.R. Strickland & Sons, Clermont, Ga.     ...
Nellie Elizabeth Webb Ottman, 97, Lakemont, Ga.
Nellie Elizabeth Webb Ottman, age 97, of Lakemont, GA, passed away Saturday, June 20, 2020, at the residence. Mrs. Ottman was born on October 14, 1922, Clarkesville, Georgia to ...


Walter Perry Dodd, 99, Cleveland
Mr. Walter Perry Dodd, age 99, of Cleveland, GA, formerly of Sandy Springs, GA, went to be with our Lord Jesus on Friday, June 26, 2020.  His radiant smile and joyful heart wi ...
Walter Perry Dodd, 99, Cleveland
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Walter Perry Dodd , age 99 of Cleveland. Mr. Perry passed away Friday, June 26, 2020.  Funeral arrangements are ...
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