Local Obits for Thu. Jul 2nd, 2020
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, 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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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, 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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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.
Mary Wilson, longest-reigning original Supreme, dies at 76
Mary Wilson, the longest-reigning original Supreme, has died at 76 years old
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. dies at 67
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. has died after battling prostate and other cancers
Oscar winner, ‘Sound of Music’ star Christopher Plummer dies
Christopher Plummer, the dashing award-winning actor who played Captain von Trapp in the film “The Sound of Music” and at 82 became the oldest Academy Award winner in history, has died
Hal Holbrook, prolific actor who played Twain, dies at 95
Award-winning character actor Hal Holbrook who toured the world as Mark Twain in a one-man show and uttered the immortal advice “Follow the money” in the political thriller “All the President’s Men,” has died