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Local Obits for Mon. Aug 24th, 2020


Cecil Eugene Moon, 63, Bethlehem
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Cecil Eugene Moon, age 63 of Bethlehem, Georgia who entered into rest Monday, August 24, 2020.  Mr. Moon was born in Duluth, Geor ...


Eloise Tinsley Tow Barnes, 88, of Cumming passed away Monday, August 24, 2020. Eloise was a generous, strong-willed and determined lady who grew up attending church and loved singi ...
Opal Elise Walls, 78, Cumming
Opal Elise Walls, 78, of Cumming passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on Monday, August 24, 2020. Opal was a good Christian woman who loved her family, espec ...
Robert J. Sushka, 74, Cumming
Robert J. Sushka, 74 of Cumming, GA passed away on Friday, Aug. 21, 2020 from Covid-19. Bob was born May 31, 1946 in Martins Ferry, OH to Ted L. Sushka and Betty Scotka Sushka. He ...


Phillip Howard Coker, 64, Demorest
Phillip Howard Coker, age 64 of Demorest, passed away on August 24, 2020. Mr. Coker was born on October 1, 1955, in Habersham County, to Maeonia Coker and the late J.D. Coker.&n ...


Alvia Rose Cook, Gainesville
Alvia Rose Cook, of  Gainesville, Georgia, departed this life on August 24, 2020. Alvia Rose Cook was born in Atlanta, Georgia on November 11, 1934, to Joseph Samuel Cook a ...
Horace Shockley, 68, Lula
Mr. Horace Shockley age 68 of Lula, Ga passed away on Monday August 24, 2020 at his residence following a sudden illness.        Visitation w ...


Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Jack Sullivan Davidson, Jr., age 66 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Monday, August 24, 2020.  Mr. Davidson was born i ...


Kendrick Sein San U, 82, Athens
A celebration of life ceremony for Kendrick Sein San U, 82, of Athens, will be held on Thursday, Sept. 3, at 6pm at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Clarkesville, Ga.  Mr. San U ...
William Ray Ping, 20, Fort Valley
William Ray Ping, age 20, of Fort Valley, GA passed away Monday, August 24, 2020. He is preceded in death by his Papas Robert Dean Ping and Charles Trimble. He is survived by hi ...


Janet Pinson Haynes, 55, Sautee-Nacoochee
Janet Pinson Haynes, age 55 of Sautee, Georgia took her heavenly flight home to be with the Lord on Monday, August 24, 2020 at her residence. Born in Demorest, Georgia on August ...
Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92
Jane Powell, who starred in Hollywood golden age musicals, has died
Michael Constantine of 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' dies at 94
Michael Constantine, an Emmy Award-winning character actor who reached worldwide fame playing the Windex bottle-toting father of the bride in the 2002 film “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” has died
Willard Scott, weatherman on NBC's 'Today' show, dies at 87
Willard Scott, the beloved weatherman who charmed viewers of NBC’s “Today” show with his self-deprecating humor and cheerful personality, has died
Actor Ed Asner, TV's blustery Lou Grant, dies at 91
Actor Ed Asner, the blustery but lovable Lou Grant in two successful television series, has died
Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts dies at age 80
Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts has died at the age of 80
Country singer Tom T. Hall dies; wrote ‘Harper Valley PTA’
Singer-songwriter Tom T
Former Hall County School Superintendent Doug Winters dies at 82
Dr. Douglas Harry Winters, a former superintendent for the Hall County School District, died Wednesday, Aug. 11 at the age of 82.
Former CDC official from Gainesville dies at age 69
Gainesville native Dr. Thomas Weston Hodge III, the former Director of Immunogenetics at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, died July 31 in St. Simon's Island, Ga.