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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Aug 29th, 2020

Gwinnett

Paula Hampton, 61, Lawrenceville
Paula Hampton, 61, of Lawrenceville, Ga, went peacefully to heaven at home on Saturday, August 29, 2020, surrounded by a family whom she loved so very much. She was born June 30, 1 ...
Jerry V. Thomas II, 49, Hoschton
Jerry V. Thomas II, age 49, of Hoschton, GA passed away on Saturday, August 29, 2020. Jerry was born in Huntington, West Virginia on July 1, 1971. Jerry’s funeral ser ...
Shirley Clement Fields, 79, Sugar Hill
  Shirley Clement Fields, age 79, of Sugar Hill, GA, passed away August 29, 2020.  She is preceded in death by her husband of 42 years, Leon Fields and step-daughter, ...

Habersham

Georgie Eugenie Burrell, 92, Mount Airy
Georgie Eugenie Burrell, age 92 of Mt. Airy, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, August 29, 2020 at her residence surrounded by her family. Born on the family far ...

Hall

Guyrene Truelove Bowling, 90, Murrayville
Guyrene Truelove Bowling, 90, of Murrayville, Ga. died on August 29, 2020.  A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., on September 5, 2020, in the chapel of W.R. Stri ...
Darlene Cathy Hollis, 56, Gainesville
Darlene Cathy Hollis age 56 of Gainesville passed away Saturday August 29, 2020 at her daughter’s residence in Lula. Darlene was born July 27, 1964 in Gainesville to the l ...
Brenda Anderson, 72, Flowery Branch
Brenda Anderson, age 72, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Friday, August 28, 2020. She is survived by her daughters, Elizabeth Anderson, Flowery Branch, GA, Kim and Adam Byars, Ac ...
Kenneth Allen Johnson, 58, Gainesville
Kenneth Allen Johnson, Sr age 58 of Gainesville passed away Saturday August 29, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Kenneth was born August 4, 1962 in South Bend, Indi ...
Dr. Herman Andrew Woodward was born November 6, 1952 and died August 29, 2020 at the age of 67 from ALS. Dr. Woodward is survived by his wife of 49 years, Annette Woodward, thei ...

Lumpkin

Buffie Michelle Phagan, 47, Dahlonega
Ms. Buffie Michelle Phagan, 47, of Dahlonega passed away Saturday, August 29, 2020 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on ...

Other

Juan Sica Ixcoy, 40, Rome
Mr. Juan Sica Ixcoy, 40, of Rome, GA passed away Saturday, August 29, 2020 at Floyd Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, September 4, 2020 at St ...

Stephens

Jack Theron Turpin, 77, Toccoa
Mr. Jack Theron Turpin, age 77, of Busha Street, Toccoa, GA, passed away Friday, August 28, 2020 in The Stephens County Hospital.   Funeral services will be Tuesday, Sep ...
'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.