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Local Obits for Wed. Aug 12th, 2020

Banks

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, ...

Forsyth

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

Gwinnett

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 ...

Habersham

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 ...

Hall

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 ...

Lumpkin

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 ...

Other

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.     ...

Stephens

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 ...
'Forrest Gump' author Winston Groom dead at 77
Winston Groom, the writer whose novel “Forrest Gump” was made into an Oscar winning 1994 movie that became an enduring cultural phenomenon, has died
Tom Seaver, heart and mighty arm of Miracle Mets, dies at 75
Hall of Fame pitcher and New York Mets icon Tom Seaver has died at 75
Coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown dead at 78
The college basketball coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown has died
Chadwick Boseman, who embodied Black icons, dies of cancer
First Chadwick Boseman slipped on the cleats of Jackie Robinson, then the Godfather of Soul’s dancing shoes, portraying both Black American icons with a searing intensity that commanded respect
Ford, Bush presidential adviser Brent Scowcroft dies at 95
A longtime adviser to Presidents Gerald Ford and George H
Wilford Brimley, 'Cocoon' and 'Natural' actor, dies at 85
Wilford Brimley, who worked his way up from movie stunt rider to indelible character actor in films including “Cocoon” and “The Natural,” has died
Olivia de Havilland, Oscar-winning actress, dies at 104
Oscar winner Olivia de Havilland, best known as the kindly Melanie in “Gone With the Wind,” has died
NASCAR Hall of Famer Maurice Petty passes away
NASCAR Hall of Fame engine builder Maurice Petty passed away Saturday morning, according to a statement released by Richard Petty Motorsports. He was 81 years old.