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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Jul 1st, 2020

Gwinnett

Gail Jones, 71, Buford
Gail Jones, age 71, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, July 1, 2020. She was preceded in death by husband, Roy Edward Scribner; mother, Lois A. Gillette and father, John W. Jo ...
John “Jack” Meredith Long, age 78, of Dacula, GA passed away July 1, 2020. He is survived by his wife of thirty-two years, Linda Jarrett Long, Dacula; daughters, Danell ...
Grady “Jack” Register, 86, Sugar Hill
Grady “Jack” Register, age 86, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away Wednesday, July 1, 2020. He was preceded in death by his wife of fifty-nine years, Eloise Sander Register.& ...
Stephen H. “Steve” Thrasher, age 62, of Buford, GA passed away July 1, 2020. He was preceded in death by parents, Tillman and Catherine Long Thrasher, Sr. Mr. Thrash ...

Habersham

Margie York Rabb, 85, Baldwin
Margie York Rabb of Baldwin, Ga., went to her Heavenly Home on July 1, 2020.   Mrs. Rabb was born on September 17, 1934, in Habersham County, Ga. to the late Jose ...

Hall

Reuben Black, 83, Athens
Reuben Black passed away July 1, 2020, from complications of Dementia. He was 83. Reuben was born on September 10, 1936 to J.D. and Theo Godfrey Black in New Holland, GA and gre ...
Jamie Darlene Browning, 36, Gainesville
Ms. Jamie Darlene Browning age 36 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Wednesday July 01, 2020 at her residence.   Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday July ...
Dian Heard Cole went into the heavenly presence of our Lord on July 1, 2020 after a twenty-three year battle with cancer. Dian is preceded into Glory by her parents James Lumpki ...
Gordon Lewallen, 83, Lula
Mr. Gordon Lewallen, age 83 of Lula, passed away on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Sun ...
Edmund Arnold Waller, 88, Gainesville
Edmund Arnold Waller, 88, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away peacefully July 1, 2020 at his residence following a short period of declining health.   E ...

Jackson

Stanley Harvey Strickland, 84, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Stanley Harvey Strickland, age 84 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, July 1, 2020.  Mr. Strickland was born i ...

Lumpkin

On Wednesday, July 1, 2020, Captain Henry “Tony” Carlton King, Jr., loving father of four and grandfather of two, passed away at the age of 80. Tony was born on May ...

Stephens

Mr. Hugh Jackson Curbow, Jr. age 61 of Toccoa passed away Wednesday July 1, 2020 at his residence. He was born April 11, 1959 in Atlanta, Georgia to Carole Doss Thompson and Hug ...

White

Roy Whitfield, 95, Cleveland
Roy Whitfield, age 95, of Cleveland passed away Wednesday July 1, 2020 at his residence. Mr. Whitfield was born in Dahlonega to the late Ernest & Eva Mae Evans Whitfield. He ...
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