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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Jul 7th, 2020

Dawson

Curtis Chappell, 94, Dawsonville
Curtis Chappell, 94, of Dawsonville passed away peacefully to be with the Lord on Tuesday July 7, 2020 following a period of declining health. Curtis was born October 14, 1925 i ...

Forsyth

Charles Edward “Chuck” Godby was born December 20, 1955, the son of Joyce and Ervin Godby of Hapeville, GA. He died on July 7, 2020 after suffering most of his life wit ...

Gwinnett

Denise Parker Boggs, 67, Lawrenceville
Denise Parker Boggs, age 67 yrs., of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Tuesday, July 7, 2020.  She was preceded in death by her father, Rev. J.O. Parker and mother, Helen Flowe ...

Habersham

Lenoard H. Church, 85, Clarkesville
Leonard H. Church, 85, of Clarkesville, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 7, 2020. Mr. Church was born June 3, 1935 in Habersham County, Georgia to the late ...
Johnny Thomas "Tommy" Gray, age 57 of Mt. Airy, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, July 07, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Demorest, Georgia on Mar ...
Patricia Gail Dorroh Nash, 69, Clarkesville
Patricia Gail Dorroh Nash, age 69 of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, July 07, 2020 following an extended illness. Born in Memphis, Tennessee on August 25, 1950, sh ...

Hall

Deborah Celler Cooper, 65, Gainesville
Deborah Celler Cooper, 65, was born May 25, 1955 to the late Willie Celler and the late Mary Lou (Bell) Celler.  She joined our Heavenly Father on Tuesday, July 7, 2020. She w ...
Victorina Mancilla-Torres, 78, Gainesville
Mrs. Victorina Mancilla-Torres, 78, of Gainesville passed away Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, ...
Jim Gable, 76, Murrayville
Mr. Jim Gable, age 76, of Murrayville passed away Tuesday, July 7, 2020. Jim was born in Hall County on January 12, 1944 to the late Clinton and Willie Jo Hill Gable. In additio ...
Elna Jean Tanner Patterson, 82, of Lula passed away on Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at her home following an extended illness. Funeral Services are to be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday ...

Jackson

John A. Reed, 72, Commerce
John A Reed 72 of Commerce Ga passed away on Tuesday July 7th. Professional Funeral Service Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home.

Lumpkin

June Frances Wood, 83, Dahlonega
  Mrs. June Frances Wood, age 83, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday, July 7, 2020. Mrs. Wood was born in Anacostia Heights, DC on January 14, 1937. She is preceded in dea ...

Stephens

Arthur Robert Neill, 65, Martin
Mr. Arthur Robert Neill, age 65 of Landrum Drive, Martin passed way Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at his residence. A son of the late Arthur William Neill and Dorothy Emma Grace Landman ...
Ricky Eugene Higgins, 49, Toccoa
Ricky Eugene Higgins, age 49, of Toccoa, Georgia formerly of Baldwin, Georgia went to his heavenly home on Tuesday, July 7, 2020. Mr. Higgins was born on June 24, 1971 in Jackso ...
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.
Marty Schottenheimer, NFL coach with 200 wins, dies at 77
The longtime NFL coach Marty Schottenheimer has died
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