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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 ...
'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.