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Local Obits for Fri. Aug 21st, 2020


Shirley Joanne Bowles, 61, Bethlehem
Shirley Joanne Bowles, age 61 of Bethlehem passed away August 21, 2020.  Memorial service will be held 2:00 PM, Saturday, September 5, 2020 at River Life Church, Monroe, GA.&n ...


Susan P. Bennett, 88, Cumming
Susan P. Bennett, 88, of Cumming, GA passed away on Friday, August 21, 2020 at Gracemont Assisted Living, Cumming, GA.  She was born to the late Albert and Mary Paul.  Su ...


Charlotte Judy Adams, 72, Cornelia
Charlotte Judy Adams, age 72 of Cornelia, passed away Friday, August 21, 2020. Mrs. Adams was born in Gainesville Georgia to the Lucas and Bartie Smith Savage.  She is prec ...


Dianne E. Fiorentino, 70, Gainesville
Mrs. Dianne E. Fiorentino, age 70, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, August 20, 2020 at her residence, surrounded by her family. Funeral Mass will be 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, A ...
Leticia Madrigal Mata, 63, Gainesville
Ms. Leticia Madrigal Mata age 63 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Friday August 21, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services are ...
James "Tony" Norris, 76, Gainesville
The family of James “Tony” Norris announces his move from this earthly life to eternal life with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on August 20, 2020.  After an ext ...
Dwayne M. Sears, 55, Flowery Branch
Dwayne M. Sears, 55, of Flowery Branch, GA, died Thursday, August 21, 2020. Mr. Sears has been cremated and a service will be held at a later date. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel ...
Darren Curtis Voyles, 40, Flowery Branch
Darren Curtis Voyles, age 40, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Thursday, August 20, 2020. Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00 AM Monday, August 24, 2020 at Hillside Chapel ...


Mr. Eric Christopher Stoneburner, 48, of Braselton, passed away Friday, August 21, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville Campus.  A Celebration of Life Ser ...


David DeWayne Sharp, 58, Dahlonega
David DeWayne Sharp, age 58, of Dahlonega died from cancer on Friday, August 21, 2020 at Northside Hospital Forsyth. He was born March 24,1962 in Omaha, Nebraska, the son of Betty ...
'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.