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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Aug 22nd, 2020

Banks

Mr. Swayne Eugene Osborn, age 71, of Homer, GA died Saturday, August 22, 2020 at his residence.  Mr. Osborn was born in Homer to the late William Hubert and Elsie Elizabeth Ke ...

Forsyth

Lillie Agnes (Burgess) Densmore; age 99, was born October 5, 1920, and on August 22, 2020, God lovingly Called her into her heavenly home. She was the most amazing woman who loved ...

Gwinnett

James "Mike" Cantrell, 65, Sugar Hill
James “Mike” Cantrell, age 65, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away August 22, 2020.  He is preceded in death by his parents, Coleman and Mary Henderson Cantrell; sister, ...

Habersham

Jason A. Vail Feltman, 41, Cornelia
Jason A. Vail Feltman, age 41, of Cornelia, passed away on Saturday, August 22, 2020.  Born on May 23, 1979, in Poughkeepsie, New York, he was a son of the late Harry Richa ...

Hall

Juanita “Carol” Cofield, 67, Gainesville
Juanita “Carol” Cofield age 67 of Gainesville passed away Saturday August 22, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Carol was born September 4, 1952 in Gaine ...
Celeste Edmondson Crowe, 74, Gainesville
Mrs. Celeste Edmondson Crowe age 74 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Saturday August 22, 2020 at her residence.   Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday August 26 ...
William Howard Gardner, 91, Gainesville
William Howard Gardner, age 91, formerly of Gainesville, GA, passed away on Saturday, August 22, 2020, at Arbor Terrace Assisted Living in Dacula, GA.   Howard was born ...
Sandra Nix, 62, Gainesville
Mrs. Sandra Nix, age 62, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, August 22, 2020 at her residence, surrounded by her family.   Memorial Services will be 2:00 p.m., Wednesda ...
Annie Ruth Rucker, 81, Gainesville
Annie Ruth Wilmont Rucker 81 of Gainesville passed away on Saturday August 22nd. Mrs. Annie Ruth Wilmont Rucker was born in Jackson County on September 5, 1938 to Mr. & Mrs. Os ...
Sharon Yvonne Wilson, 63, Gainesville
Sharon Yvonne Wilson age 63 of Gainesville passed away Saturday August 22, 2020 at her residence. Yvonne was born March 25, 1957 in Gainesville to the late Harold L. & Ola N ...

Lumpkin

Jeffrey Allen Temples, 56, Dahlonega
Jeffrey Allen Temples Born July 24, 1964 in Pasadena, TX, died August 22, 2020 in  Dahlonega, GA. Jeffrey, (Jeff), was of Irish descent and even though he never visited Irel ...

Other

Sung Ik Ji, 80, Enterprise
Sung Ik Ji, 80, of Enterprise, AL, died Saturday, August 22, 2020. A private funeral service will be held at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Interment will follow at Hamilton Mill M ...
Cody O’Shea Taylor age 27 of Arkansas passed away Saturday August 22, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following injuries sustained in an automobile accident. ...

Stephens

Phyliss Marie Todd Cage, age 76 of Toccoa, passed away Saturday August 22, 2020.   Born in Mt. Airy, Georgia on December 11, 1943, Mrs. Cage was the daughter of the late ...
Speedway Motorsports founder Bruton Smith dies at 95
O. Bruton Smith, who emerged from North Carolina farm country and parlayed his love of motorsports into a Hall of Fame career as one of the biggest track owners...
Betty White, TV’s Golden Girl, dies at 99
Actor Betty White, whose saucy, up-for-anything charm made her a television mainstay for more than 60 years, has died
Former US Senate majority leader Harry Reid dies at 82
Harry Reid, the former Senate majority leader and Nevada’s longest-serving member of Congress, has died at home in Henderson, Nevada
John Madden, Hall of Fame coach and broadcaster, dies at 85
The NFL says Hall of Fame coach turned broadcaster John Madden has died at age 85
Gainesville businessman James Simpson dies at 77, truck parade to be held in his honor
Gainesville businessman James Simpson, the force behind Simpson Trucking & Grading, Inc. in Gainesville, will be remembered in a funeral service Friday, Dec. 17 at Hopewell Baptist Church.
Georgia Racing Hall of Famer Bud Lunsford passes away
Legendary Georgia racer and hall of famer Bud Lunsford of Gainesville passed away on Monday at the age of 86. Lunsford, a member of both the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame...
Frank Williams, founder of Formula One team, dies at 79
Sir Frank Williams, the founder and former team principal of Williams Racing, has died. He was 79. Williams took his motor racing team from an empty carpet warehouse to the summit of Formula One, overseeing 114 victories, a combined 16 drivers’ and constructors’ world championships, while becoming the longest-serving team boss in the sport’s history.
Prince, poultry pioneer, dies at 93
Jack Prince of Gainesville, the man who invented the chicken deboning machine, has died at the age of 93.