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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Sep 20th, 2020


Jeannette Fonner McCullough born on September 6, 1937 in Alexandria, Louisiana was the daughter of John Henry Fonner, Sr. and Iva Short Fonner of Pineville, Louisiana. Jeannette at ...
Gladys Marie Fields, 86, Cumming
Gladys Marie Fields, age 86, passed away September 20, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert “Bob” Fields, and her daughter, Dorothy Gail Hall. She was ...


Ona Lee J. Hince, 91, Suwanee
Ona Lee J. Hince, 91, passed away peacefully at home on September 20, 2020 in Suwanee, Georgia after a long struggle with Alzheimer’s. Ona Lee was born on July 25, 1929 an ...
Judith M. “Judy” Kimberly, 80, of Buford, GA, died Sunday, September 20, 2020. A graveside service will be held Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at 4:30 PM at Hamilton Mill ...


Karen Sue Dressler, 81, Mount Airy
Karen Sue Dressler, age 81, of Mount Airy, Georgia went home to be with her Lord Jesus on Sunday, September 20, 2020. Mrs. Dressler was born on January 2, 1939 in Hammond, India ...
Claude L. Loudermilk, 72, Mount Airy
Claude L. Loudermilk, 72, of Mt. Airy, passed away on Sunday, September 20, 2020.   Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on September 19, 1948, he was a son of the late Roland &am ...
Peggy Lucille Rayford, 73, Demorest
Peggy Lucille Rayford, age 73, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Sunday, September 20, 2020. There are no formal services planned at this time. Arrangements are entrusted t ...
Ruth Rogers, 81, Cornelia
Ruth Rogers, 81, of Cornelia passed away Sunday, September 20, 2020 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Se ...


Lt. Stephanie Poole Hollingsworth, 52, Flowery Branch
Lt. Stephanie Poole Hollingsworth, 52 of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday September 20, 2020 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.  Stephanie was a gift to al ...
Gwendolyn E. Stephens, Gainesville
Mrs. Gwendolyn E. Stephens was born August 26, 1944 in Hoschton, Ga to the late Curfew and Beatrice Smith. Gwen was called home to be with the lord on September 20,2020. Gwen had a ...
Donald Perdue, 84, Gillsville
Donald Perdue age 84 of Gillsville entered heaven Sunday Sept. 20, 2020 at the Northridge Health & Rehab in Commerce. Donald was born August 13, 1936 to the late John Frankl ...
Ruth Ann Smith, Braselton
Ruth Ann Smith was the eldest of four born to the union of Horace H. Smith, Jr., of Indianapolis, Indiana and Mae Rosa Hartfield Smith, of San Antonio, Texas. Horace was actively s ...


Johnny H. Oliver, Sr, 85, Jefferson
Johnny H. Oliver, Sr. age 85, of Jefferson, GA passed away Sunday, September 20, 2020. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ruel and Ethel Oliver; brother, Eugene Oliver; and s ...


Thomas Dillard Powers, 75, Cleveland
Thomas Dillard Powers age 75 of Cleveland passed away Sunday September 20th, 2020. Mr. Powers was born May 31st, 1945 to the late Walter Powers and Laura Bell Peck.  He was ...
Lisa Ann Dodson, 53, Cleveland
Lisa Ann Dodson, age 53, passed away September 20th, 2020. Mrs. Dodson is preceded in death by her husband and father of her children, Robert Borchert. She is survived by her ...
Whitey Ford, 91, pitcher who epitomized mighty Yankees, dies
The great New York Yankees pitcher Whitey Ford has died
Guitar rock legend Eddie Van Halen dies of cancer at 65
Guitar virtuoso Eddie Van Halen is being mourned across the world of music
Thomas Jefferson Byrd, known for Spike Lee films, killed
Police say actor Thomas Jefferson Byrd has been shot dead in Atlanta
Country star and hit Elvis songwriter Mac Davis dies at 78
Country star and hit Elvis songwriter Mac Davis has died
'I Am Woman' singer Helen Reddy, '70s hitmaker, dies at 78
Helen Reddy, the Australian-born singer who scored an enduring hit with her feminist anthem “I Am Woman,” has died at 78 in Los Angeles
Gale Sayers, Bears Hall of Fame running back, dies at 77
Chicago Bears Hall of Fame running back Gale Sayers has died
'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