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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Aug 3rd, 2020

Banks

  Mrs. Avinell Cotton Carlan, age 94, of Homer passed away on Monday, August 3, 2020 at her residence.  Mrs. Carlan was born in Commerce to the late, George and Omie B ...

Dawson

Raymond Lee Beck, 78, Dawsonville
Raymond Lee Beck, 78, of Dawsonville - master fly-tier, biscuit maker, fisherman, deer hunter, and die-hard Georgia Bulldog and Atlanta Falcons fan - died at home with hi ...
Jeffery Todd Edmonds, 49, Dawsonville
Jeffery Todd Edmonds, 49, of Dawsonville passed away Monday, August 3, 2020. Graveside services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 6, 2020 in New Holland Cemetery. Re ...

Habersham

Garth Irwin Smith, 85, Mt. Airy
Garth Irwin Smith, age 85 of Mt. Airy, passed away on Monday, August 3, 2020.  Born in Toronto-Ontario, Canada, on March 26, 1935, he was a son of the late Arthur William S ...

Hall

Mrs. Sara Alice Lewallen Gilbert, 86, of Clermont passed away Monday, August 3, 2020 following an extended illness. Private services will be held. Born on January 17, 1934 in ...
Alexander Jason Markham, 43, Gainesville
Alexander Jason Markham 43 of Gainesville passed away on Monday August 3rd. Professional Service Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home.
James Michael Rawls, 63, Gainesville
James Michael Rawls, 63, of Gainesville passed away Monday, August 3, 2020. Mike was born on March, 27, 1957 in Ahoskie, NC to James and Lois Rawls, the youngest of their four chil ...
Mary Lou Reed, 61, Gainesville
Mary Lou Reed, age 61, of Gainesville, GA passed away Monday, August 3, 2020 following an extended illness. She was born May 10, 1959 on Mother's Day in Sacramento, Californ ...
Linda Marie Marshall Sexton age 73 of Oakwood passed away Monday August 3, 2020 at her residence.   Linda was born March 17, 1947 in North Carolina to the late Lee & ...
Blondean Ladd Sheridan, 90, Gainesville
Blondean Ladd Sheridan age 90 of Gainesville passed away Monday August 3, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Blondean was born July 1, 1930 in Gainesville to the late ...
Clinton James Yarbrough, 48, Flowery Branch
It is with great sadness that the family of Clinton James Yarbrough, 48, announces his passing on August 3, 2020.  He was born in Panama City, Florida.  He attended Ru ...

Other

Raymond M. Collett, 90, Blue Ridge
Raymond M. Collett, age 90, of Blue Ridge, GA, passed away on Wednesday, August 3, 2020. Raymond was born in 1930, to the late Luther and Era Hudson Collett. He was a United States ...
Robert Clary, last of the ‘Hogan’s Heroes’ stars, dies at 96
Robert Clary, who played a prisoner of war in the TV sitcom “Hogan’s Heroes,” has died
Rev. Dr. William Hugh Cauthen dies at 92
The Reverend Dr. William Hugh Cauthen passed away peacefully onto his next life on Wednesday, November 9, 2022.
JGR co-owner Coy Gibbs, 49, dies hours after son wins title
Coy Gibbs, the vice chairman of Joe Gibbs Racing for his NFL and NASCAR Hall of Fame father, died Sunday morning just hours after his son won the Xfinity Series championship.
Jerry Lee Lewis, outrageous rock ‘n’ roll star, dies at 87
The untamable and often outrageous rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis has died at 87
Thomas Cahill, popular history writer, dead at 82
Thomas Cahill, a scholar of ancient languages and belief systems with a knack for popular storytelling who engaged history readers with such bestsellers as “How the Irish Saved Civilization” and “Desire of the Everlasting Hills,” has died at age 82
French iconic painter of black Pierre Soulages dead at 102
French painter Pierre Soulages, an icon of post-World War II European abstract art famed for his use of black, has died, according to the Soulages Museum in his hometown of Rodez
Actor in cult favorite 'American Movie' dead at 56
Musician Mike Schank, who was best known for his good guy role in the award-winning documentary film "American Movie," has died at age 56, according to a close friend
Champion driver Bobby East fatally stabbed at gas station
Bobby East, a three-time USAC national champion driver, has died after being stabbed this week at a Southern California gas station. He was 37.