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Local Obits for Wed. Sep 16th, 2020


William Jack Bryant, 90, Gillsville
Mr. William Jack Bryant, age 90, of Gillsville, GA died Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at his residence.  Mr. Bryan was born in Murrayville, GA to the late George Dewey and Mar ...


Mary Lee Mosely, 78, Winder
Mary Lee Mosely, age 78 of Winder passed away Wednesday, September 16, 2020.  Funeral service will be held 2:00 PM Monday, September 21, 2020 in the chapel at Lawson Funeral H ...


Larry Allen Bailey, 77, Dawsonville
Larry Allen Bailey, 77, of Dawsonville, GA passed away on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 after an extended illness.  He was born to the late John Beland and Maxine Lucinda Bail ...


Evelyn Bettis Bagley, 93, Cumming
Evelyn Bettis Bagley, age 93, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Wednesday, September 16, 2020. She was born in 1927, to the late, Carter Grady and Celia Bettis. Evelyn was a member of ...
William Robinson Hudson, Cumming formerly of Tucker
William Robinson Hudson, of Cumming, formerly of Tucker, Georgia went home to his beloved Savior on September 16, 2020 surrounded by his children. William was a devoted and loving ...


Randy D. Nisewonger, 62, Buford
Randy D. Nisewonger, age 62, of Buford, GA passed away September 16, 2020. Randy was born March 21, 1958 in Doraville, GA.  Randy’s funeral services will be held at H ...


Kenneth Edgar Woodall, 78, Demorest
Kenneth Edgar Woodall, age 78, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away in the morning of Wednesday, September 16, 2020 following a brief illness. Kenneth was the son of Edgar and Bess ...


Charles Edward Matthews, 75, Gainesville
Charles Edward Matthews, age 75 of Gainesville, GA passed away Wednesday, September 16, 2020. Ed was one of two children of the late Charles and Shirrel Matthews of Reidsville, ...
Russell William McCall, Gainesville
Russell William McCall was born October 9, 1950 to Mary Bolton and Dr. Moses Nathanial  McCall, Jr. in Acworth, Georgia, one of six children.  He died suddenly at home on ...
Fernando Galindo Arreola, 60, Gainesville
Fernando Galindo Arreola, 60, of Gainesville, passed away Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Frida ...
Kevin Michael Costello, 52, Flowery Branch
Kevin Michael Costello, age 52 of Flowery Branch, passed away Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at his residence.  Memorial services will be held on Thursday, September 24, 2020 ...
Tiffany Allison Smith, 40, Gainesville
Ms. Tiffany Allison Smith age 40 of Gainesville, GA passed away on Wednesday September 16, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. To protect our v ...


Rev. John Leshuk, 70, Dahlonega
Rev. John Leshuk, 70, died on Wednesday September 16, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA. John was born in Triadelphia West Virginia, October 13,1949.  ...


Grace Elizabeth Davis, 92, Jacksonville, FL formerly of Ellijay
Grace Elizabeth Davis, age 92 of Jacksonville, FL formerly of Ellijay, GA passed away Wednesday, September 16, 2020.  Graveside service will be held 11:00 AM Tuesday, Septembe ...


Jason Edward Flower, 39, Toccoa
Jason Edward Fowler, age 39 of Toccoa, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, September 16, 2020. He was born in Stephens County, Georgia on August 28, 1981. Survivors include his ...


Brenda Ann Parker, 73, Cleveland
Brenda Ann Parker, age 73, of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, September 16, 2020. Ms. Parker was born on May 11, 1947 in Virginia.  She worked in the garden center at ...
Funeral Tuesday for well-known Gainesville businessman, attorney Sonny Sykes
Funeral services for Gainesville attorney and businessman William I. "Sonny" Sykes, Jr. are scheduled for Tuesday, July 13 at Free Chapel Worship Center.
Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld dies at 88
The family of former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld says he has died
Local philanthropist and journalist Lessie Smithgall dies at 110
Lessie Smithgall, a longtime Gainesville philanthropist and journalist, died Friday, June 25 at the age of 110.
Frank Bonner, Herb on 'WKRP in Cincinnati,' dies at 79
Frank Bonner, who played a brash salesman with a love of flashy plaid suits on the TV comedy “WKRP in Cincinnati,” has died
Ned Beatty, indelible in 'Deliverance,' 'Network' dies at 83
Ned Beatty, the indelible character actor whose first film role as a genial vacationer raped by a backwoodsman in 1972′s “Deliverance” launched him on a long, prolific and accomplished career, has died
'Hooked on a Feeling' singer B.J. Thomas dies at 78
One of the country’s most popular and versatile singers, B
Former US Sen. John Warner of Virginia dies at 94
Former Sen. John W
Charles Grodin, 'Midnight Run,' 'Heartbreak Kid,' star, dies
Charles Grodin, the offbeat actor and writer who scored as a newlywed cad in “The Heartbreak Kid” and the father in the “Beethoven” comedies, has died