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Local Obits for Mon. Jul 6th, 2020

Gwinnett

Edward Arthur Murphy, 101, Lawrenceville
Mr. Edward Arthur Murphy, age 101, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Monday, July 6, 2020. Mr Murphy was predeceased by his wife Pauline in 2008 and son Brian in 1953. He is surv ...

Habersham

Carl Edward Webb, Clarkesville
Carl Edward Webb of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away July 6, 2020 at home after a long fight with cancer.   Carl was born December 9, 1926, to Allie and May (Trotter) ...
Carolyn Towery Sheppard, 88, Batesville
Carolyn Towery Sheppard age 88 was called home to be with our Lord Jesus on Monday, July 6, 2020. She peacefully passed away at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville. ...

Hall

Charlotte Rebecca Askew, 73, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Charlotte Rebecca Askew, 73, of Flowery Branch passed away Monday, July 6, 2020. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 9, 2020 in the chapel of Memoria ...
Jeffery Dewayne Simpson, Sr., 58, of Gillsville, passed away Monday, July 6, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Graveside services will be hel ...
Patsy (Patterson) Sutton, 79, Gainesville
Mrs. Patsy (Patterson) Sutton age 79, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away July 6, 2020.    Private Family Graveside Services will be held at Alta Vista Cemetery ...
Michael Paul Smith, 42, Gainesville
Michael Paul Smith, 42, of Gainesville passed away Monday, July 6, 2020 at his residence following an extended illness, A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, J ...
Rev. W. L. Whelchel, 90, Gainesville
Rev. W. L. Whelchel 90 of Gainesville passed away on Monday July 6th.     Walter Lee (W.L) Whelchel was born on April 13, 1930 in Lumpkin County, Georgia. H ...

Jackson

Billy Almond, 74, Commerce
Billy Almond 74 of Commerce Ga passed away on Monday July 6th. Mr. Almond's Service will be held Saturday at Warren Chapel Baptist Church at 1pm. Professional Funeral Ser ...

Other

William Robert “Boomer” Dalton, III, 29, Palm Coast, FL formerly of Toccoa
Mr. William Robert “Boomer” Dalton, III, age 29 of Palm Coast, Florida and formerly of Toccoa passed away June 20, 2020. A son of William Dalton and the late Amanda ...
Mae Francine Elsner, 90, Carnesville
Mrs. Mae Francine Elsner, age 90 of Carnesville passed away Monday, July 6, 2020 at her residence.  Mrs. Elsner was born in Homer to the late, Wilson and Florance Poole.  ...
Thomas Mark Stapker, 17, Jasper
Thomas Mark Stapler, 17, of Jasper, Georgia passed away on Monday, July 6th, 2020. He is survived by his mother and stepfather; Jacqueline Stapler and Harley Travis Jones of Jas ...
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