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Local Obits for Wed. Aug 12th, 2020


Reuben Dalton, 85, Homer
Reuben Dalton, age 85, of Homer, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, August 12, 2020 following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Saturday, August 15, ...


Shad Lee Hoffman, Cumming
Shad Lee Hoffman of Cumming, Georgia passed away on August 12, 2020. Condolences may be expressed at Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Home, 15 ...


Harold C. Hosch, 80, Sugar Hill
Harold C. Hosch, age 80, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away Wednesday, August 12, 2020. He was preceded in death by parents, Clifford and Mary Matilda Brogdon Hosch; brother, John Hosch ...


William Wayne Short, 80, Demorest
William Wayne Short, age 80 of Demorest, passed away on Wednesday, August 12, 2020. Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on September 26, 1939 to the late William Ben Short and Queen E ...


Maria Magdalena Marquez, 73, Gainesville
Miss Maria Magdalena Marquez, age 73, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral Ser ...
Kevin Rex Canada, 59, Gainesville
Mr. Kevin Rex Canada age 59 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Wednesday August 12, 2020 following a sudden illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Monday August 17, 2020 at ...
James (Jim) Lee, N/A, Gainesville
James (Jim) Lee passed away on Wednesday August 12, 2020 at the North East Georgia Medical Center. Jim was the son of the late Alton and Myrtle Smith Lee. He was a Graphic Artist w ...
Gail Adams Thomas, 72, Gainesville
Gail Adams Thomas, 72, of Gainesville, GA died at her home on August 12, 2020.  Her dear friend, Debbie Quintiliani, was by her side.  Gail was born on January 2, 1948 ...


Susie (Trammell) Miller, 77, Dahlonega
Mrs. Susie (Trammell) Miller, age 77 of Dahlonega, passed away on August 12, 2020 following an extended illness. Susie loved Nascar Racing, spending time with her grandchildren, an ...


Hazel Hart Crumbley, 91, Social Circle formerly of Alto
Hazel Hart Crumbley, age 91, of Social Circle, formerly of Alto, passed away on Wednesday, August 12, 2020.  Born on July 4, 1929, in Alto, she was a daughter of the late W ...
Dusty "Doc" Ray Dockery, 39, Danielsville
Dusty "Doc" Ray Dockery, age 39 of Danielsville, passed away Wednesday, August 12, 2020 after a brief illness.   Born on April 16, 1981 in Duluth, ...
William Boyd Kennemore, 72, Marietta
Mr. William Boyd Kennemore age 72 of Marietta, Ga passed away on Wednesday August 12, 2020 at his daughter’s residence following a brief illness.     ...


Milledge Harold Smith, 77, Toccoa
  Mr. Milledge Harold Smith, age 77 of Whitworth Circle, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at his residence. A son of the late Milledge Haskell and Gladys Ma ...
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