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Local Obits for Mon. Jun 29th, 2020


Helen Mullikin, better known as Ivelene, passed away Monday, June 29, 2020. Ivelene was born in Atlanta, Georgia to L.E. and Lula Lee Kuykendall. Ivelene never met a stranger an ...
Aline “Marie” Picklesimer, 67, of Cumming passed away Monday, June 29, 2020. Marie was a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother and aunt. She was loved by many, espec ...
Christine Anne Scutt, 54, Cumming
Christine Anne Scutt, age 54, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Monday, June 29, 2020. She was a devoted wife, mother, and friend. The three most important things in her life were God ...


Twyla Starr Keiser Loving wife, mother, grandmother, and sister passed away at the age of 63 on Thursday, June 25, 2020.  Twyla was born in Mansfield, GA on February 21, 19 ...
Carol “Sue” (Dayton) Turner, 77, of Buford passed away Monday, June 29, 2020 at her home. Sue was born and raised in the Gainesville Mill neighborhood by her loving ...


Mrs. Carolyn Mavenee (Whitlock) Anderson, age 75, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 30, 2020.        The family w ...
Donald G. “Don” Johnston, 83, Gainesville
Donald G. “Don” Johnston passed away June 29, 2020 at Lanier Village Estates at the age of 83.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Virginia Johnst ...
Mrs. Connie Loggins Broome, 74, of Lula passed away Monday, June 29, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 1:0 ...


Lissa Sinclair Jackson, 67, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Lissa Sinclair Jackson, age 67 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Monday, June 29, 2020.  Mrs. Jackson was born in ...
James Jarrel Evans, 82, Commerce
Mr. James Jarrel Evans, age 82, of Commerce, GA died Monday, June 29, 2020 at his residence.  Mr. Evans was born in Commerce to the late Willie Cleve Johnnie Lou Lord Evans.&n ...
Minnie Frances Parker, 91, Commerce
Mrs. Minnie Frances Parker, age 91, of Commerce, GA died Monday, June 29, 2020 at Northridge Health and Rehab.  Mrs. Parker was born in Commerce to the late Vadie and Tishie P ...


Gayle Mentzer Jackson, 72, Dahlonega
Gayle Mentzer Jackson 72, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Monday, June 29, 2020. Gayle is survived by her husband; Leon Jackson of Dahlonega, Georgia. Mother; Alma Men ...
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