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Local Obits for Thu. Aug 13th, 2020


On Thursday, August 13, 2020, at approximately 11:30am, Heaven gained another beautiful Angel.  Mrs. Jeanette Black Langley passed away a week after suffering a stroke. Mrs ...


William Autry Dunahoo, 88, Buford
William Autry Dunahoo, age 88, of Buford, GA passed away on Thursday, August 13, 2020. He is survived by his wife, Annie Mae English Dunahoo, Buford, GA; children, Rene Wilburn and ...
Minnie Ramey Tuggle, 92, Sugar Hill
Minnie Ramey Tuggle, age 92, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away Thursday, August 13, 2020. She was preceded in death by husband of forty-one years, Sam W. Tuggle, and daughter, Gelai ...


Helen Mardell Jordan Armour, age 88, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on August 13.   Mrs. Armour was born on January 17, 1932, in Hall County, Georgia to the late Ernest ...
Betty Sue Knight Bryant, 82, Demorest
Betty Sue Knight Bryant, age 82, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Thursday, August 13, 2020. Mrs. Bryant was born February 16, 1938 in Habersham County, Georgia to the late J ...
Brenda Joyce Morrison Franklin, age 68 of Mt. Airy, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, August 13, 2020. Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on January 29, 1952, she wa ...
Roy C. Garrett, 80, Clarkesville
Roy C. Garrett, age 80, of Clarkesville, passed away on Thursday, August 13, 2020. Mr. Garrett was born on June 24, 1940, in Union County, to the late William and Maudie Watkins ...
Imogene Ansley McConnell, 89, Mt. Airy
Imogene Ansley McConnell, age 89 of Mt. Airy, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, August 13, 2020 at her residence surrounded by her family. Born in Mt. Airy, Geo ...


Nancy Ophelia Carney, 87, Gainesville
Nancy Ophelia Carney, 87, passed away Thursday morning August 13,2020. She was the daughter of the late Frank Nicholson and Victoria Wilson Bailey. She served the Gainesville ...
James R. "Sonny" McIntyre, 81, Gillsville
James R. "Sonny" McIntyre, 81 of Gillsville  passed away Thursday August 13, 2020 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. A lifelong resident of Hall C ...
Narcissus 'Nadine' Thompson, 76, Gainesville
Narcissus “Nadine” Thompson, 76, of Gainesville, Georgia, loving Mom, Grandma, Great Grandma, Sister and Aunt passed away Thursday, August 13, 2020 at Northeast Georgia ...
Russell Hoyt (Piggy) Wells, 87, Gainesville
Russell Hoyt (Piggy) Wells, 87 of Gainesville, Ga., died on July 30, 2020. A graveside service will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Monday, August 17, 2020, at Concord Baptist Church ...


Bradley Allen Wheeler, 67, Lavonia
Mr. Bradley Allen Wheeler, age 67 of Tugalo State Park Road, Lavonia passed away Thursday, August 13, 2020 in Newark, New Jersey. A son of the late William Allen Wheeler and Bet ...


Mary Payne Lomax, 93, Toccoa
  Mary Payne Lomax, age 93, of Toccoa, Georgia formerly of the Mud Creek Community went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, August 13, 2020 following an extended ill ...
'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.