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Local Obits for Sat. Jul 4th, 2020

Forsyth

Paul W. Horton, 90, Cumming
Paul W. Horton, age 90, of Cumming, Ga, died peacefully at his home on the morning of July 4. He was born in Macon, Ga., to the late Jack and Sarah Horton. He attended Lanier Bo ...
Diane E. Goss, 75, Cumming
Diane E. Goss, 75, of Cumming entered through the Gates of Heaven on July 4, 2020.  She is preceded in death by her husband of 41 years, Rev. Jerry Goss; parents, Rev. Ralph a ...
Cora Lee Martin, 93, a native of Forsyth County passed away Saturday, July 4, 2020 following a short period of declining health. Cora Lee was the oldest living member of Silver Sho ...

Gwinnett

Billy Southerland, 87, Duluth
Billy Southerland, age 87, of Duluth, GA passed away Saturday, July 4, 2020. He was preceded in death by his parents, Wallace J. Sutherland and Sara Evelyn Whitten Southerland; bro ...

Hall

Howell Henry Loggins, 90, Gainesville
Howell Henry Loggins passed away on Saturday July 4, 2020 surrounded by family and friends.  The family has cancelled the visitation and memorial service for Sunday, July 2 ...
Mr. Edward Ashley “Pop” Pattillo, 82, of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, July 4, 2020. Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 9, 2020 in t ...
Jack M. Perry, 85, Lula
Mr. Jack M. Perry, 85, of Lula passed away Saturday, July 4, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, services will be held at a later date. Bo ...
Joseph "Joe" Minor Porter, Jr, 95, Chestnut Mountain
Joseph “Joe” Minor Porter, Jr. age 95 of Chestnut Mountain entered heaven Saturday July 4, 2020 at the Bell Minor Nursing Home. Joe was born April 9, 1925 in Dawso ...

Jackson

Sheila Ann House, 43, Jefferson
Sheila Ann House, age 43 of Jefferson, GA passed away Saturday, July 4, 2020.   Born on Jan. 22, 1977 in Norcross, GA, Miss. House was the daughter of the late John Ed H ...

Lumpkin

Mr. James Franklin Poss, age 56, passed away on Saturday, July 4, 2020. It was James' wishes to be cremated. No public services are being held at this time.  To share a ...
Robert Clary, last of the ‘Hogan’s Heroes’ stars, dies at 96
Robert Clary, who played a prisoner of war in the TV sitcom “Hogan’s Heroes,” has died
Rev. Dr. William Hugh Cauthen dies at 92
The Reverend Dr. William Hugh Cauthen passed away peacefully onto his next life on Wednesday, November 9, 2022.
JGR co-owner Coy Gibbs, 49, dies hours after son wins title
Coy Gibbs, the vice chairman of Joe Gibbs Racing for his NFL and NASCAR Hall of Fame father, died Sunday morning just hours after his son won the Xfinity Series championship.
Jerry Lee Lewis, outrageous rock ‘n’ roll star, dies at 87
The untamable and often outrageous rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis has died at 87
Thomas Cahill, popular history writer, dead at 82
Thomas Cahill, a scholar of ancient languages and belief systems with a knack for popular storytelling who engaged history readers with such bestsellers as “How the Irish Saved Civilization” and “Desire of the Everlasting Hills,” has died at age 82
French iconic painter of black Pierre Soulages dead at 102
French painter Pierre Soulages, an icon of post-World War II European abstract art famed for his use of black, has died, according to the Soulages Museum in his hometown of Rodez
Actor in cult favorite 'American Movie' dead at 56
Musician Mike Schank, who was best known for his good guy role in the award-winning documentary film "American Movie," has died at age 56, according to a close friend
Champion driver Bobby East fatally stabbed at gas station
Bobby East, a three-time USAC national champion driver, has died after being stabbed this week at a Southern California gas station. He was 37.