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Local Obits for Fri. Aug 28th, 2020

Forsyth

Terry J. McGill, 76, Cumming
Terry J. McGill, age 76, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Friday, August 28, 2020 after an extended illness. He was born in Knox, IN, moved to Georgia res ...

Gwinnett

Judy Kay Douglas Cowan, 60, Loganville
Mrs. Judy Kay Douglas Cowan, age 60, of Loganville passed away Friday, August 28, 2020.   Graveside Services will be held at Memorial Park South Cemetery in Flowery Bran ...

Habersham

Franklin Lamar Vonier, Sr, 91, Clarkesville
  Franklin Lamar Vonier, Sr., age 91, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Friday, August 28, 2020, at the Bell Minor Home following an extended illness. Mr. Vonier ...
Selena Davis Creasman, 79, Clarkesville
  Selena Davis Creasman, age 79, of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away peacefully at her home on August 27, 2020.  She was born December 14, 1941. A native of Mari ...

Hall

Mamie Gertrude Saxon Armour, age 99, of Lula went to be with Jesus on August 28, 2020, at the Friendship Health and Rehab., Cleveland, Ga. Born on April 27, 1921 in Leaf, Georg ...
Russell Joe "Chico" Cheek, 84, Gainesville
Mr. Russell Joe “Chico” Cheek age 84 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Thursday August 27, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Vi ...
Nancy Jordan Garland, 83, Braselton
Mrs. Nancy Jordan Garland, age 83, of Braselton went to her heavenly home to reside with Jesus on Friday, August 28, 2020. Graveside Services will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, Septemb ...
Arthur L. Mavis Jr., 88, Gainesville
On Friday August 28, 2020, at the age of 88, Lt. Col. Arthur L. Mavis, Jr. passed away at The Resting Nest in Gainesville. Lt. Col. Mavis was a proud member of the U.S. Air Forc ...

Other

Mildred Ann Wood Garner, 79, Kingsland, formerly Clarkesville
Mildred Ann Wood Garner, age 79, of Kingsland, Georgia, formerly of Clarkesville, Georgia , went to be with the Lord on Friday, August 28, 2020, following an extended illness. ...

Rabun

Suzanne Esther Kubinec Adler, age 77 of Sky Valley, passed away Friday, August 28, 2020, at her residence.  No formal services have been planned.  An online guest r ...
'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.