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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Aug 27th, 2020

Forsyth

William Emory “Billy” Honea, 57, of Cumming passed away at this home with his family by his side on Thursday, August 27, 2020. A native Atlantan, Billy was employed by ...

Gwinnett

Sung Ho Kim, 97, Buford
Sung Ho Kim, 97, of Buford, Georgia, died Thursday, August 27, 2020. A private service will be held at Hamilton Mill Memorial Gardens. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel 770-945-6924 Sh ...
Kobe J. Nunez, 19, Lawrenceville
Kobe J. Nunez, age 19, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Thursday, August 27, 2020. He is survived by his father, Cesar Nunez, Dominican Republic; mother, Rosmary Zabeta, Lawrenc ...
Ryan Keaton Raber, 26, Alpharetta
Ryan Keaton Raber, age 26, of Alpharetta, formerly Gainesville, passed away Thursday, August 27, 2020. Keaton was born in Hall County on June 16, 1994. He was welcomed into heav ...

Habersham

  Kaye Frances Gazaway Johnson-Peters, age 80 of Clayton, passed away Thursday, August 27, 2020.  No formal services are planned at this time.  An online ...
Bernice Evelyn Waddell Meeks, 89, Clarkesville
Bernice Evelyn Waddell Meeks, age 89 of Clarkesville, passed away Thursday, August 27, 2020.  Born in Rabun County on May 21, 1931, Mrs. Meeks was the daughter of the late ...

Hall

Jimmy Hudgins, 74, Gainesville
Mr. Jimmy Hudgins age 74 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Thursday August 27, 2020 at his residence following an extended illness.      Funeral servic ...
Harry Willard Voelker, 86, Oakwood
Mr. Harry Willard Voelker, 86, of Oakwood passed away Thursday, August 27, 2020. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 1, 2020 in the Cha ...
Mary Ellen (Hicks) Thomason, 72, Gainesville
Mrs. Mary Ellen (Hicks) Thomason, age 72, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, August 27, 2020. Funeral services are scheduled for 1:00 pm Sunday, August 30, 2020 at M ...

Jackson

Jeffery H. Plunkett, 56, Commerce formerly of Buford
Jeffery H. Plunkett, age 56, of Commerce, GA, formerly of Buford, GA passed away Thursday, August 27, 2020. He was preceded in death by parents, Joe and Marie Dinsmore Plunkett, an ...
Daisy Clark Stowe Porter, 91, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Daisy Clark Stowe Porter, age 91 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Thursday, August 27, 2020.  Mrs. Porter was born in ...

Lumpkin

Jewell "Curly" Dowdy, 74, Dahlonega
Mr. Jewell Jerome “Curly” Dowdy, age 74, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, August 27, 2020. Mr. Dowdy was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. He was b ...

Other

Linda "Little" Terry, 72, Marietta
Ms. Linda “Little” Terry, age 72 of Marietta, passed away on Thursday, August 27, 2020 at Wellstar Kennestone Hospital, Marietta, GA following an extended illness. F ...

Stephens

Mrs. Cathy Sue Cleveland Elrod age 64 of Martin passed away Thursday August 27, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A daughter of the late Hayward and Joyce Fowler Clevela ...

White

Dorothy B. Carpenter April 29, 1936 – August 27, 2020 Dot died unexpectedly from a massive heart attack while traveling home from Gainesville, GA. She resided with h ...
Billie "Bill" Joe Naivar, 88, Cleveland
It is with profound sadness that the family of Billie “Bill” Joe Naivar, 88, of Cleveland, GA, passed away August 27, 2020. He was born August 20, 1932 to Willie H. Nai ...
'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.