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Local Obits for Fri. Aug 14th, 2020


Writing an obituary is never easy.  But the task becomes exponentially more difficult when you are asked to honor with the written word a man as perfectly imperfect as Randy M ...
Martha Janet Rich of Cumming, Georgia passed away on August 14, 2020.   Condolences may be expressed at
James Willie Threatt, Jr., better known as “Pops” age 81, of Cumming, formerly of Roswell, passed away Friday, August 14, 2020.  He was preceded in death by his pa ...


  A Celebration of Life dedicated to - Mary Frances Evans Alarcon, affectionally known as: Mimi, went Home to be with the Lord, Friday evening. Mimi passed away peacefully, ...
Pastor Bobby Wright, 69, Buford
Pastor Bobby Wright, age 69, of Buford, GA passed away Friday, August 14, 2020. He was preceded in death by wife of thirty-nine years, Mildred Hodge Wright. Mr. Wright is survived ...


Laura Jean Clark Heintz, 72, Cornelia
Laura Jean Clark Heintz, age 72, of Cornelia, passed away on Friday, August 14, 2020.   Born on December 24, 1947, in Abbeville, Georgia, she was a daughter of the lat ...


Jimmie Ann Barton, 83, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Jimmie Ann Barton, age 83, of Flowery Branch passed away Friday, August 14, 2020 at New Horizons – Limestone. Memorial Services will be 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 18, ...
Rebecca Yvonne Brown Cleveland, 67, Flowery Branch
Rebecca Yvonne Brown Cleveland, age 67 of Flowery Branch, passed away Friday, August 14, 2020 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held Mon ...
Jewell Austin Skinner, 80, Gainesville
Mr. Jewell Austin Skinner age 80 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Friday August 14, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services are ...
Beverly Anne Turner, 87, Gainesville
Mrs. Beverly Anne Turner, 87, of Gainesville passed away August 14, 2020.  Beverly was born in Chicago, Illinois to late Austin James and Helen (Meyer) Burton on February 5, 1 ...


John Gregory Butler, better known as Greg, but referred to by many as “Booger” was born on February 23, 1967 to Johnny and Isabel Butler. He joined an older sister, nin ...
Catherine Stancil, 93, Dahlonega
Catherine Ruth Payne Stancil, age 93, passed away at her home in Lumpkin County, Georgia on August 14, 2020. She was born in Copperhill, Tennessee to William Payne and Lillie Mae C ...


Martha Martin, 83, Cartersville
Martha Martin, 83, of Cartersville passed away Friday, August 14, 2020.  Martha’s family was her whole life. She is preceded in death by her husband, Clyde M. Martin, an ...


Helen Louise Greear, 99, Helen
Helen Louise Coleman Greear, 99.5, of Helen, Georgia, passed away on 08/14/2020. Helen was born in Cleveland, Ohio in 1921 to Esther Hahn and George McKenna. Helen, sister Vi ...
Charles Henry McDuffie, 72, Sautee-Nacoochee
Charles Henry McDuffie November 27, 1947-August 14, 2020   Dr. Charles Henry McDuffie, 72, of Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia passed away on Friday, August 14, 2020 at Emor ...
Beulah Mae Thacker, 82, Cleveland
Beulah Mae Thacker, 82, of Cleveland, Ga passed away Friday August 14, 2020 at the Oaks at Limestone. Born May 9, 1938 in Dawson County to the late Joseph and Lourain Chumley, s ...
Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92
Jane Powell, who starred in Hollywood golden age musicals, has died
Michael Constantine of 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' dies at 94
Michael Constantine, an Emmy Award-winning character actor who reached worldwide fame playing the Windex bottle-toting father of the bride in the 2002 film “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” has died
Willard Scott, weatherman on NBC's 'Today' show, dies at 87
Willard Scott, the beloved weatherman who charmed viewers of NBC’s “Today” show with his self-deprecating humor and cheerful personality, has died
Actor Ed Asner, TV's blustery Lou Grant, dies at 91
Actor Ed Asner, the blustery but lovable Lou Grant in two successful television series, has died
Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts dies at age 80
Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts has died at the age of 80
Country singer Tom T. Hall dies; wrote ‘Harper Valley PTA’
Singer-songwriter Tom T
Former Hall County School Superintendent Doug Winters dies at 82
Dr. Douglas Harry Winters, a former superintendent for the Hall County School District, died Wednesday, Aug. 11 at the age of 82.
Former CDC official from Gainesville dies at age 69
Gainesville native Dr. Thomas Weston Hodge III, the former Director of Immunogenetics at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, died July 31 in St. Simon's Island, Ga.