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Local Obits for Thu. Aug 6th, 2020


Eunice Bruce, 75, Dawsonville
Eunice Bruce, 75, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday August 6, 2020 at her residence. Born December 16, 1944 in Banks County to the late Lonnie and Pearlie Bruce, she had lived ...


Joshua “Josh” Lynn Payne, age 34, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Thursday, August 6, 2020. Josh was a member of Brookwood Baptist Church in Cumming, GA. Josh was a prou ...


Adaly Felipe, 2, Flowery Branch
Miss Adaly Felipe, 2, of Flowery Branch has passed away on August 6, 2020 at her home after an extended illness. A funeral service is scheduled for Friday, August 7, 2020 at St. ...
Clinton James Yarbrough, 48, Gainesville
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 R ...
Jesus Rivas- Constanza, 85, Gainesville
Mr. Jesus Rivas- Constanza age 85 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Thursday August 06, 2020 at his residence following an extended illness.      &nbs ...
Mrs. Elizabeth “Libby” Rose Barrett Sargent age 79 of Lula, GA passed away on Thursday, August 06, 2020 at her residence following a brief illness.   &nb ...
Rebekah Whelchel, 86, Gainesville
Rebekah Whelchel age 86 of Gainesville, GA passed away on August 6, 2020.  Mrs. Rebekah L. Thompson Whelchel was born February 10, 1934, to the late Robert G & Carrie (Bur ...


Evelyn Carbajal, 22, Commerce
Evelyn Carbajal, age 22 of Commerce, GA passed away Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020.   Born on April 8, 1998 in Gainesville, GA, Mrs. Crabajal was the daughter of Lorenzo Crabaja ...
P. Mike Tate, 72, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. P. Mike Tate, age 72 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Thursday, August 6, 2020.  Mr. Tate was born in Athens, Georgi ...
Bobby Ray Bagwell, 74, Commerce
Bobby Ray Bagwell, age 74 of Commerce, GA passed away Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020. Born on Oct. 9, 1945 in Watkinsville, GA, Mr. Bagwell was the son of the late Howard and Annie Rut ...
Tommy Edward Ford, 81, Commerce
Tommy Edward Ford, age 81 of Commerce, GA passed away Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020 at his residence.   Born on Nov. 10, 1938 in Memphis, TN, Mr. Ford was the son of the late T ...


Stephen Michael Goode, 27, Dahlonega
Stephen Michael Goode, age 27, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away on Thursday, August 6, 2020. Stephen was a very free spirited individual, who never met a stranger. He always enjoyed t ...


Brady Lee Parson, 24, Toccoa
Mr. Brady Lee Parson age 24 of Toccoa passed away Thursday August 6, 2020 at his residence.   A son of Clint and Louetta Rebecca Turpin Parson, he was born June 7, 1996 ...
Lee Elder, 1st Black golfer to play Masters, dies at age 87
Golf pioneer Lee Elder has died at the age of 87
Frank Williams, founder of Formula One team, dies at 79
Sir Frank Williams, the founder and former team principal of Williams Racing, has died. He was 79. Williams took his motor racing team from an empty carpet warehouse to the summit of Formula One, overseeing 114 victories, a combined 16 drivers’ and constructors’ world championships, while becoming the longest-serving team boss in the sport’s history.
Towering musical theater master Stephen Sondheim dies at 91
Stephen Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century, has died
Prince, poultry pioneer, dies at 93
Jack Prince of Gainesville, the man who invented the chicken deboning machine, has died at the age of 93.
Betty Lynn, Thelma Lou on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' has died
Betty Lynn, who was best known as Barney Fife's sweetheart Thelma Lou on “The Andy Griffith Show,” has died at the age of 95
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
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