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Local Obits for Wed. Aug 26th, 2020


D Kristie Parker Bond, 61, Statham
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of D Kristie Parker Bond, age 61 of Statham, Georgia, who entered into rest Wednesday, August 26, 2020.  Mrs. Bond was born in Atlanta, ...


Yvonne A. Hochfelder Shaffer, 63, Dawsonville
Yvonne A. Hochfelder Shaffer, age 63 passed away August 26, 2020 at her home in North Georgia.  A Funeral Mass will be held 3pm Friday, September 11, 2020  at Prince of P ...


  Arthur Jarrett Simpson 12-12-1928 to 08-11-2020 In loving memory of a wonderful son, husband, father, friend, co-worker, and advisor.  “Bob” w ...
Swain Randle Pitts, 70, Mount Airy
Swain Randle Pitts, age 70, of Mount Airy, Georgia passed away on August 26, 2020. Mr. Pitts was born on October 14, 1949 in Habersham County, Georgia to the late Garnett Edward ...
Karlene Anne Stanich Smith, 73, Gainesville
Karlene Anne Stanich Smith age 73 of Gainesville, Georgia died on August 26, 2020 after a long illness. She was born on October 29, 1946 in Middletown, Connecticut. Her parents ...


Seth Blake Morris, 25, Gainesville
Seth Blake Morris age 25 of Gainesville, formerly of Demorest passed away on Wednesday, August 26, 2020.  Born in Demorest, Georgia on October 11, 1994, he was a son of Tra ...
Reverend Claude Mahaffey, 58, Flowery Branch
Rev. Claude Mahaffey, age 58, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Wednesday, August 26, 2020. He was preceded in death by parents, Walter and Shirley Knight Mahaffey. Rev. Mahaffey i ...


Luke Alan Franklin, 48, Pendergrass
Luke Alan Franklin, age 48 of Pendergrass passed away Wednesday, August 26, 2020.  No services will be held at this time.  Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 5 ...


Carolyn Ausborn Stowe, 73, Eastanollee
Mrs. Carolyn Ausborn Stowe age 73 of Eastanollee passed August 26, 2020 at Emory Hospital in Atlanta. A daughter of the late James Robert and Dollie Peyton Ausborn, she was born ...


Elmer Oscar Nix, 88, Cleveland
Mr. Elmer Oscar Nix, age 88, of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, August 26, 2020.   Mr. Nix was born in Murphy, NC to the late William and Litha McClure Nix. He served ...
Richard Eugene Oliver, 68, Cleveland
Richard Eugene Oliver, age 68, of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, August 26, 2020. Mr. Oliver was born on May 14, 1952, in Habersham County, to the late Clyde and Eleanor C ...
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.