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Local Obits for Sat. Jun 6th, 2020

Banks

Lanier Hubbard, 84, Lula
Lanier Hubbard, age 84, of Lula, passed away on Saturday, June 06, 2020. Born on November 22, 1935, in Lula, he was a son of the late Guy and Clara Scales Hubbard.  Mr. H ...

Forsyth

Warren Redding, Cumming
  Warren Redding of Cumming, Georgia passed away on June 6, 2020. The son of Charles and Tabitha Redding. A devoted and loving husband, father and brother. Radio Offi ...

Gwinnett

Tomeka Nicole Griffin, 39, Buford
Tomeka Nicole Griffin, age 39, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, June 6, 2020. She is survived by her husband, Timothy Ralph, II; children, Navona Griffin, Alexander Griffin, ...
Kenneth D. Hopkins, 90, Dacula
Kenneth D. Hopkins age 90 of Dacula GA passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 6, 2020 following a brief illness. He was born on August 15, 1929 in Red Oak, GA and grew up in C ...

Habersham

James J. Franklin, 88, Cornelia
James Franklin, Jr., age 88, died in his home on Alto-Mud Creek Road on Saturday, June 6, 2020. Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on September 16, 1931, he was a son of the late James ...
Grace S. Karnes, 92, Mt. Airy
Grace S. Karnes age 92 of Mt. Airy, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, June 6, 2020. Born in Habersham County, Georgia on March 26, 1928, she was a daughter of t ...

Hall

Havil (Hayward) Hayden, 70, Gainesville
Mr. Havil (Hayward) Hayden 70 of Gainesville Ga departed this life Saturday June 6, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville. Mr. Hayden was born on April 25th, 1950 ...
Melvaree Wilson Edmonds, 82, Gainesville
Mrs. Melvaree Wilson Edmonds left this life to begin eternal life in Heaven on June 6, 2020. Melvaree was a genuine lady filled with honor, inner beauty, grace, compassion and enor ...

White

Mike Bragdon, Cleveland
Mike Bragdon, who loved living in White County on what he happily referred to as “the mountain”, passed away Saturday, June 6, 2020. He is survived by his beautiful ...
Michael Craig Bragdon, 66, Cleveland
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Michael Craig Bragdon, age 66, of Cleveland. Mr. Bragdon passed away Saturday, June 6, 2020.  Arrangements are inc ...
Robert James Greene, 73, Sautee-Nacoochee
Mr. Robert James Greene, age 73 of Sautee-Nacoochee, passed away Saturday, June 6, 2020. Mr. Greene was born in Cuba, New York.  He is preceded in death by father, Grant Gr ...
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