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Local Obits for Sat. Aug 15th, 2020


Jonathan B. Lawrence of Cumming, GA, passed away on Saturday, August 15, 2020. Jonathan was always Interested in old antique cars and enjoyed gaming on his computer systems. He is ...


Brian Cecil Nichols, 60, Demorest
Brian Cecil Nichols, age 60 of Demorest, passed away from an extended illness on Saturday, August 15, 2020.  A memorial service will be held at a later date. Born in Newpor ...
Barbara Turner Roberts, 83, Cornelia
Barbara Turner Roberts, age 83, of Cornelia, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, August 15, 2020. Mrs. Roberts was born on September 23, 1936 in Greenville, South ...
Emory Curtis Sellers, 73, Mt. Airy
Emory Curtis Sellers age 73 of Mt. Airy, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, August 15, 2020 at his residence surrounded by his family and friends. Born in the Pr ...


William Russell “Billy” Brenwalt, 56, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on August 15, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center after a brief illness. Funeral servi ...
Constance (Connie) Aline Collins age 88 of Gainesville, Georgia went to her Heavenly Home on Saturday August 15,2020. Born November 11,1931 in Bedford, Indiana to the late Cla ...
June Yvonne Porter, 81, Gainesville
June Yvonne Porter, 81, of Gainesville passed away Saturday August 15, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. A private entombment will be held ...
Carol A. Wallace, 81, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Carol A. Wallace, age 81, of Flowery Branch passed away Saturday, August 15, 2020 at her residence, surrounded by her family. Graveside Services will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday ...


Hoyt F. Bobo, 85, Pelham, Ga.
Hoyt F. Bobo, age 85, of Pelham, GA, passed away on Saturday, August 15, 2020. He was a member of New Harmony Baptist Church in Cumming, GA. He is preceded in death by his parents, ...


Eugene “Moley” Oliver, 85, Cleveland
Eugene “Moley” Oliver  Moley Oliver, 85, of Cleveland, Ga., passed away Saturday, August 15, 2020.  He was born June 27, 1935 to the late Shelton and ...
'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.