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Local Obits for Sun. Jun 7th, 2020


  On Sunday, June 7, 2020, our beloved husband, father, son, brother and G-Daddy, Mark Moffit passed away.  David Mark Moffit, JR is survived by his beloved wife, L ...
Edward 'Ted' Peppin, 77, Cumming
Edward “Ted” Peppin, age 77, of Cumming, GA, passed away Sunday, June 7, 2020, at home surrounded by his loved ones. He was born in 1943, to the late Edward and Madelin ...


Geraldine Passmore Martin, age 92, of Buford, GA passed away Sunday, June 7, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband of twenty-eight years, Robert E. Lee Martin; parents, Ju ...
Becky Morgan, Lawrenceville
Becky Morgan of Lawrenceville, Georgia passed away on June 7, 2020. Graveside service will be held at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at ...
Patricia Moore Runkle, 76, Buford
Patricia Moore Runkle, age 76, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, June 7, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband of forty-three years, Frederick S. Runkle; sister, Carol ...


Eileen Reil Archer, 70, Cornelia
Eileen Reil Archer, age 70, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Sunday, June 7, 2020.   Mrs. Archer was born on August 23, 1949 in Greenfield, MA to the late Herbert and He ...
Jennie Burke Brooks, 84, Demorest
Jennie Burke Brooks, age 84 of Demorest, passed away on Sunday, June 7, 2020.   Born in Helen, Georgia on July 19, 1935, Mrs. Brooks was the daughter of the late Linton ...


Lorene M. Roberts, 87, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Lorene M. Roberts, 87, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, June 7, 2020 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Wedn ...
Rev. Karen Lois Schwindler, 59, Gainesville
Rev. Karen Lois Schwindler, age 59, of Hartwell, formerly of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, June 7, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville, surrounded by he ...
Kimberely La’Tee Smith, 40, Gainesville
Miss Kimberely La’Tee Smith, 40, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, June 7, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.   The family will have a visitation at Mem ...
Sylvester Gene Storey, 64, Gainesville
Sylvester Gene Storey 64 of Gainesville passed away on Sunday June 7th. Sylvester “Syl” Gene Storey was born in Hall County, Georgia on Thursday, September 1st, 1955 ...
Martha Audrey Berry, 69, Gillsville
Mrs. Martha Audrey Berry, 69, of Gillsville passed away Sunday, June 7, 2020 following a brief illness. Funeral services will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 10, 2020 in ...
Tommy Lee Holcomb, 77, Gainesville
Tommy Lee  Holcomb, 77 of Gainesville passed away Sunday June 7, 2020 at his residence. Born in Macon, Georgia, Mr. Holcomb had lived in Hall County for most of his life.&n ...
Hunter Matthew Millard Lovell, 19 of Gainesville, GA passed away June 6, 2020.  He was born July 7, 2000 to John Fulton and Janna Turner Lovell.  He attended Lakeview Aca ...


Pamela Sue Loggins, 46, Cleveland
Mrs. Pamela Sue Loggins, 46, of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, June 7, 2020 at her residence unexpectedly. The family is planning a memorial gathering at Clarks Bridge Park in G ...
Oscar and Emmy-winning actor Cloris Leachman dies at 94
Cloris Leachman, a character actor whose depth of talent brought her an Oscar for the “The Last Picture Show” and Emmys for her comedic work in “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” and other TV series, has died
Russell Vandiver, former Lanier Tech president, dies at age 67
Russell Vandiver, former president of Lanier Technical College, passed away this week at the age of 67.
Larry King, broadcasting giant for half-century, dies at 87
Larry King has died at age 87 after a half-century in broadcasting that included interviews with presidents, movie stars and ordinary Joes
North Georgia real estate executive Frank Norton, Sr. dies at 92
Frank Norton, Sr., a Gainesville man who spent decades in the insurance and real estate industry in North Georgia, died Tuesday at the age of 92.
Lasorda, fiery Hall of Fame Dodgers manager, dies at 93
Tommy Lasorda, the fiery Hall of Fame manager who guided the Los Angeles Dodgers to two World Series titles and later became an ambassador for the sport he loved during his 71 years with the franchise, has died
The Latest: 'Gilligan's Island' star Wells dies, virus cited
Dawn Wells, who played the wholesome Mary Ann on the 1960s sitcom “Gilligan’s Island,” has died
Famed French designer Pierre Cardin dies at 98
France’s Academy of Fine Arts says Pierre Cardin, the French designer whose Space Age style was among the iconic looks of 20th century fashion, has died at 98
Attorney, philanthropist Phillip Sartain has died
Prominent Gainesville attorney and philanthropist Phillip Bond Sartain, known for his intelligence, his sense of humor and an unwavering commitment to his community, died peacefully Monday morning, his family said. He was 62.