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Local Obits for Thu. Aug 20th, 2020

Banks

Larry Wayne Ravan, 74, Lula
Larry Wayne Ravan, age 74, of Lula, passed away on Thursday, August 20, 2020. Mr. Ravan was born on May 17, 1946 to the late W.L. and Myrtleen Rogers Ravan.  He was a retir ...

Barrow

Rosa Lee Bailey Higgins, age 85, of Winder, GA passed away Thursday, August 20, 2020. She was preceded in death by husband of fifty-nine years, Grady Higgins; son, Eddy Lamar Holbr ...

Forsyth

Marvin Glen “Shorty or PeeWee” Jackson, age 75, of Cumming, GA, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, August 20, 2020. Marvin was born in 1945, to the l ...

Habersham

Lewis Canup, 90, Clarkesville
Lewis Canup, age 90 of Clarkesville, passed away Thursday, August 20, 2020 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. Born in Hiawassee, Georgia on February 16, 1930, Mr. ...
Chester A. "CA" Higgs, Jr., age 88, of Demorest, GA, passed away on Thursday, August 20, 2020. Mr. Higgs was born on October 8, 1931 in Conway Arkansas, to the late Ch ...
Jonathan "Jack" Lawhon, 87, Clarkesville
Jonathan "Jack" Lawhon, age 87, of Statesboro, Georgia formerly of Savannah, Georgia and Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Thursday, August 20, 2020. Mr. Lawhon was ...

Hall

Mary Edith (Jenkins) Gillespie, 90, of Gainesville passed away Thursday August 20, 2020.  Mary was born on August 30, 1929 in the community of Corinth, in north Hall County, G ...
Margaret Virginia Harris, 84, Braselton
Mrs. Margaret Virginia Harris, age 84, of Braselton passed away Thursday, August 20, 2020. Private Services will be held by the family at a later date. Mrs. Harris was born D ...
Allyn Cleon Johnson, Jr, MD, 93, Gainesville
Allyn Cleon Johnson, Jr, MD passed away peacefully at his home on August 20, 2020 in Gainesville, GA, at the age of 93. Husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, physicia ...
Allyn Cleon Johnson, Jr, MD, 93, Gainesville
Allyn Cleon Johnson, Jr, MD passed away peacefully at his home on August 20, 2020 in Gainesville, GA, at the age of 93. Husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, physicia ...
Mary Greenway Crow, 73, Gainesville
Mary Greenway Crow, age 73, of Gainesville, GA passed away Thursday, August 20, 2020. She was born June 29, 1947 in Dahlonega, GA to the late Gordon and Nellie Mae Gravitt Green ...
Mr. Hal “Hal Bear” Jones Henderson, age 70, of Flowery Branch passed away Thursday, August 20, 2020 at his residence, surrounded by his family.   A Memorial ...
Jerry Edward "Ed" London, 76, Gainesville
Jerry Edward “Ed” London age 76 of Gainesville passed away Thursday August 20, 2020 at his residence. Ed was born on December 31, 1943 in Cleveland to the late Hugh ...

Jackson

  Mr. Roy Franklin “Frank” Caudell, age 79, of Commerce, GA died Thursday, August 20, 2020 at his residence.  Mr. Caudell was born in Toccoa to the late Em ...

Lumpkin

Daniel Alvarez-Escamilla, 73, Dahlonega
Mr. Daniel Alvarez- Escamilla age 73 of Dahlonega, Ga passed away on Thursday August 20, 2020 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for ...
Joan Elizabeth Ledford Fitts, 59, of Dahlonega, passed away on Thursday, August 20, 2020. Mrs. Fitts was born on January 3, 1961, in Hall County, to the late John and Eunice Doc ...
J.D. Greenway, 92, Dahlonega
Mr. J.D. Greenway, age 92, of Dahlonega passed away on August 20, 2020. J.D. was born on December 15, 1927 to the late J. Wesley Greenway and Rachel Cora Arminda Long Greenway in D ...
Beloved Gainesville pediatrician Everett Roseberry dies at 79
Longtime Gainesville pediatrician Everett Roseberry, who was instrumental in the founding of The Longstreet Clinic, died Sunday, April 11 at the age of 79.
G. Gordon Liddy, Watergate mastermind, dead at 90
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Beloved children’s author Beverly Cleary dies at 104
Children’s author Beverly Cleary, the writer behind the popular characters Ramona Quimby and Henry Huggins, has died
Vernon Jordan, activist, former Clinton adviser, has died
According to a statement from his daughter, Vernon Jordan, a civil rights activist and former adviser to President Bill Clinton, has died
Mincey Marble founder, marble innovator dies at 86
​Kenneth Mincey, who founded Gainesville-based Mincey Marble cast marble company, passed away at the age of 86 Friday.
Jo Ann Adams, Gainesville's first female pharmacist, dies at 93
When Jo Ann Trapnell Adams graduated from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy, she was just 20 years old.
Marty Schottenheimer, NFL coach with 200 wins, dies at 77
The longtime NFL coach Marty Schottenheimer has died
Mary Wilson, longest-reigning original Supreme, dies at 76
Mary Wilson, the longest-reigning original Supreme, has died at 76 years old