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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Aug 16th, 2020

Forsyth

William A. Robinson, Sr – “Mr. Robo” as he was known at Caesar Rodney High School passed away on August 16th at the age of 88. He was born in Cameron, TX in Se ...
Betty Louise Herrington, age 90, passed away Sunday, August 16, 2020 at home in Cumming, Georgia surrounded by her loving family. Betty was born November 15, 1929 in Atlanta, Georg ...

Gwinnett

George Frank Petty, 83, Buford
George Frank Petty, age 83, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, August 16, 2020. He was preceded in death by his ex-wife, Annie Kate Holland Petty; son, Wendell Petty; father, Eug ...
Mary Barrett Poole, 77, Lawrenceville
Mary Barrett Poole, age 77 of Lawrenceville passed away Sunday, August 16, 2020.  Funeral service will be held 2:00 PM Saturday, August 22, 2020 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. ...

Habersham

Sheila Ansley Barrett, 60, Demorest
Sheila Ansley Barrett, age 60 of Demorest, passed away on Sunday, August 16, 2020.  Born in Demorest, Georgia on January 2, 1960, she was a daughter of Guynell Lawrence Ans ...

Hall

Raymundo Garcia Guidos, 67, Gainesville
Mr. Raymundo Garcia Guidos, age 67, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Sunday, August 16, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral Services ...
Helen Veronica Mioduski age 101 of Lula passed away Sunday August 16, 2020 at the Union County Nursing Home. Helen was born November 21, 1918 in Poland to the late John & An ...
Nancy Lynn Ray, 73, Birmingham, Alabama, formerly of Gainesville
Nancy Lynn Ray, 73 of Birmingham, Alabama formerly of Gainesville passed away Sunday August 16, 2020. Services are incomplete at this time. Those wishing to send online condo ...

Lumpkin

Ronnie Gene Cantrell, 67, Dahlonega
Anderson-Underwood Funeral Home announces that Ronnie Gene Cantrell, age 67, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Sunday, August 16, 2020. Ronnie was born in Lumpkin County on A ...

Other

Harold Lang, 99, Griffin
Harold Lang, 99, of Griffin, Ga passed away on Saturday August 16, 2020 at Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home following an extended illness. Harold was born August 27, 1920 to p ...

White

Glenda Sue Taylor, 66, Cleveland
Mrs. Glenda Sue Taylor, age 66, of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, August 16, 2020 at her residence following an extended illness.  Mrs. Taylor was born to the late Arthur E ...
'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.