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Local Obits for Sun. Aug 9th, 2020


James Clyde King, 89, Winder
James Clyde King, age 89, of Winder passed away Sunday, August 9, 2020.  Funeral service will be held 2:00 PM, Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel.&nbs ...


Loving and devoted wife, loving and supportive Mom and Grandmother, Virginia Smith Jones began her journey to be with The Lord, on Sunday August 9, 2020. She leaves behind two v ...
Nancy Simmons, 76, Cumming
Mrs. Nancy Simmons 76, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Sunday, August 9, 2020.   She is survived by her husband Ron Simmons of Cumming, Georgia, and her brother; John ...
Wanda Elaine Williams Skinner is a name that was well known throughout the community. It was a good name and a good name is desired more than great riches. Her name brought pride t ...


Harriette Mae Davis Finger, 90, Gainesville
Mrs. Harriette Mae Davis Finger, 90, went to be with her Savior and Lord on Sunday, August 9, 2020. She was born in Athens, Georgia on June 22, 1930 and resided in Gainesville, Geo ...
Grace Louise Fox Williams Perryman, 93, of Gainesville went to her heavenly home on August 9, 2020 following an extended illness. Mrs. Perryman was born May10, 1927 in Newton, N ...
Henry Baker, Jr., 74, Gainesville
Mr. Henry Baker, Jr., 74, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, August 9, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Born on Febru ...
Brenda Ann Etris, N/A, Gainesville
Brenda Ann Etris went home to be with Jesus on August 9, 2020 at the North East Georgia Medical Center.  She was an employee of Mar-Jack Poultry for over 35 years.  ...
Ramona Elizabeth Harris, 56, Gainesville
Ramona Elizabeth Harris, age 56, passed away peacefully and surrounded by loved ones on August 9th, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Georgia. Mona was bo ...
Randy Jackson, 64, Lula
Randy Jackson, age 64 of Lula, passed away on Sunday, August 9, 2020. Mr. Jackson was born on June 5, 1956, in Hall County, to the late Christopher “Crip” and Dolly ...
Shirley Reece Parden, 76, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Shirley Reece Parden, age 76, passed away Sunday, August 9, 2020 at her residence, surrounded by her family. Graveside Services will be 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, August 12, 20 ...
Prescillano Ruiz-Santos, 64, Flowery Branch
Mr. Prescillano Ruiz-Santos, 64, of Flowery Branch, passed away Sunday, August 9, 2020. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 13, 2020 in the chapel of ...


Mack Daniel Stephens, Alpharetta
Mack Daniel Stephens of Alpharetta, Georgia passed away on August 9, 2020. A visitation will be held at McDonald and Son Funeral Home August 15, 2020 from 10:00 – 11:00 Am ...


Glenda Kidd Carlton, 76, Cleveland
Mrs. Glenda Kidd Carlton, age 76, of Cleveland passed away Sunday, August 9, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville. Private Graveside Services will be hel ...
Carolyn Allen Pruitt, 77, Cleveland
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Carolyn Allen Pruitt, age 77, of Cleveland.  Mrs. Pruitt passed away Sunday, August 9, 2020.  Arrangements a ...
'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.