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Local Obits for Tue. Jun 9th, 2020

Gwinnett

Randall T. “Doozie” Puckett, age 56 yrs., passed away on Tuesday, June 9th, 2020.  He was preceded in death by his brother William “Willie” Puckett, gr ...

Habersham

Robert Gene McDuffie, 83, Baldwin
Robert Gene McDuffie age 83 of Baldwin, passed away on Tuesday, June 9, 2020. Born in Baldwin, Georgia on June 22, 1936 to the late Samuel and Lillie Vinson McDuffie. Mr. McDuff ...

Hall

Danny Ellis Dyer, 56, Gillsville
Mr. Danny Ellis Dyer, 56, of Gillsville, GA passed away Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at ...
Lida Cleveland Millwood, 82, Flowery Branch
Lida Cleveland Millwood, age 82 of Flowery Branch passed away on Tuesday June 9, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Lida was born on October ...

Lumpkin

Mrs. Virginia “Jenny” Lou Jones Campbell Evans, age 90, of Dahlonega, GA formerly of Kistler, West Virginia passed on Monday, June 9, 2020. Jenny was born on June 5, ...
Shirley Brackett Major, 73, Dahlonega
Mrs. Shirley Brackett Major, age 73, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday, June 9, 2020. Mrs. Major was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. She was born on November 17 ...

Other

Trinh Nguyen, 77, Smyrna
Trinh Nguyen, age 77, of Smyrna, GA passed away Tuesday, June 9, 2020. He is survived by his wife of fifty years, Tu Thi Lee, Smyrna; sons, Trong Nguyen and Trung Nguyen; daughter- ...

White

Kenneth Franklin, 81, Cleveland
  Rev. Kenneth Arlin Franklin, age 81, of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, June 9, 2020. Deuteronomy 5:16 Honor your Father and your Mother as the Lord your God has comma ...
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