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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 ...
Lynyrd Skynyrd founding member Gary Rossington dead at 71
Gary Rossington, Lynyrd Skynyrd’s last surviving original member who also helped write the classic “Sweet Home Alabama,” died Sunday at the age of 71
Tim McCarver, big league catcher and broadcaster, dies at 81
The famed broadcaster and former St. Louis Cardinals star Tim McCarver has died
'Laverne & Shirley' actor Cindy Williams dies at 75
Cindy Williams, who played Shirley opposite Penny Marshall’s Laverne on the popular sitcom “Laverne & Shirley,” has died
Robbie Knievel, daredevil son of Evel Knievel, dies at 60
Robbie Knievel, an American stunt motorcycle performer and son of thrill-seeking father Evel Knievel, has died
Tatjana Patitz, supermodel of '80s and '90s, dies at 56
One of an elite group of glamorous supermodels who graced magazine covers in the ’80s and ’90s and appeared in George Michael’s “Freedom
Nate Thayer, reporter who interviewed Pol Pot, dies
Nate Thayer, a fearless reporter who survived several brushes with death while covering conflict in Southeast Asia and was the last Western journalist to interview Khmer Rouge leader Pol Pot, has died
Bob Penny, bit actor in numerous Hollywood films, dies at 87
An Alabama actor who played small roles in movies including “Forrest Gump” and “Sweet Home Alabama” has died at age 87
Pelé, Brazil’s mighty king of ‘beautiful game,’ has died
Pelé, Brazil’s mighty king of soccer, has died