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Local Obits for Thu. Jul 2nd, 2020

Dawson

Jackie Butler, 58, Dawsonville
Jackie Butler, 58, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday July 2, 2020 at Northside Hospital Forsyth following a sudden illness. Born March 28, 1962, Jackie had been a resident of ...
Linda Sue Bowers Dewberry, 70, Dawsonville
Linda Sue Bowers Dewberry, 70, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday July 2, 2020. Mrs. Dewberry was born December 14, 1949 in Bellville, IL to the late Roy J. and Christa Bowers ...
Opal Tanner Hoard, 71, Dawsonville
Mrs. Opal Tanner Hoard, 71, beloved wife of George G. Hoard, entered into rest on Thursday, July 2, 2020. A celebration of Opal’s life will take place at 1:00 P.M. Thursda ...

Forsyth

William Jackson Orr, 54, Cumming
William Jackson Orr, 54, a lifelong resident of Forsyth County passed away Thursday, July 2, 2020. William was a devoted husband, father and son. He worked for 25 years for Pike El ...

Habersham

Wilma Dill, 86, Mount Airy
Wilma Dill, age 86, of Mount Airy, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, July 2, 2020. Ms. Dill was born on May 27, 1934 in Habersham County, Georgia to the late An ...
Karen Joy Sloan Trousdale, 64, Sautee-Nacoochee
Karen Joy Sloan Trousdale, age 64, of Sautee-Nacoochee, passed away on Thursday, July 2, 2020. Born on June 16, 1956, in Scottsboro, Alabama, she was a daughter of Jimmy Sloan o ...

Hall

David Price Reesman, 94, Gainesville
David Price Reesman, devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away on Thursday, July 2, 2020, at age 94. Dave was born on February 6, 1926, in LaPlata, Mi ...

Lumpkin

Jacque Ellen Hoffman, 73, Dahlonega
Mrs. Jacque Ellen Hoffman, age 73, passed away July 2, 2020, surrounded by loving family. An 11-year resident of Dahlonega, she was born March 23, 1947 in Jersey Shore, PA to th ...
  Mrs. Cordellia Loretta Mercado, age 76, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, July 2, 2020. Loretta was born in Lumpkin County on November 2, 1943 to the late William Rob ...

Other

Judy Lane Price, 75, Haddock, Ga. formerly of Decatur
Judy Lane Price, age 75, of Haddock, GA, formerly of Decatur, GA, passed away Thursday, July 2, 2020. She was born August 12, 1944 in Alabama to the late Tommie and Juliette McP ...
Walter Mondale, Carter's vice president, dies at 93
Former Vice President Walter Mondale, a liberal icon who lost one of the most lopsided presidential elections after bluntly telling voters to expect a tax increase if he won, has died
Hank Huckaby dies at 79 after 'unparalleled' Georgia career
Former University System of Georgia Chancellor and state budget director Hank Huckaby has died
Beloved Gainesville pediatrician Everett Roseberry dies at 79
Longtime Gainesville pediatrician Everett Roseberry, who was instrumental in the founding of The Longstreet Clinic, died Sunday, April 11 at the age of 79.
G. Gordon Liddy, Watergate mastermind, dead at 90
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Beloved children’s author Beverly Cleary dies at 104
Children’s author Beverly Cleary, the writer behind the popular characters Ramona Quimby and Henry Huggins, has died
Vernon Jordan, activist, former Clinton adviser, has died
According to a statement from his daughter, Vernon Jordan, a civil rights activist and former adviser to President Bill Clinton, has died
Mincey Marble founder, marble innovator dies at 86
​Kenneth Mincey, who founded Gainesville-based Mincey Marble cast marble company, passed away at the age of 86 Friday.
Jo Ann Adams, Gainesville's first female pharmacist, dies at 93
When Jo Ann Trapnell Adams graduated from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy, she was just 20 years old.