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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Sep 3rd, 2020

Banks

Mrs. Marjorie Jean Fagler Roberts, age 80, of Commerce, GA died Thursday, September 3, 2020 at her residence.  Mrs. Roberts was born in Swainsboro to the late Brunell and Garn ...

Dawson

Margie Henderson Parker, 72, Dawsonville
Margie Henderson Parker, age 72, of Dawsonville, GA passed away Thursday, September 3, 2020. She was a member of Friendship Baptist Church in Cumming, where she sang in the ch ...

Gwinnett

Richard (Dick) Krajec, 90, Big Canoe
On Wednesday, August 26, 2020, Richard (Dick) Krajec died peacefully in his sleep at age 90. Dick was born December 1, 1929 in Cleveland, Ohio to Tony and Josephine (Maver) Kraj ...

Lumpkin

Betty Raines, 82, Dahlonega
Mrs. Betty Jean Raines, age 82, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, September 3, 2020. Mrs. Raines was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. She was born on September ...
'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.