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Local Obits for Wed. Sep 30th, 2020


Rhonda Martin Johnson, 52, Dawsonville
Ms. Rhonda Martin Johnson age 52 of Dawsonville, Ga passed away on Wednesday September 30, 2020 following a sudden illness. Graveside services will be held on Saturday October 0 ...


Jamie Hill Overton died peacefully on September 30th at his home surrounded by people who loved him dearly including his wife Patricia, daughter Ellen Ruth and son Don. Jamie (know ...
On September 30, 2020, Linda Gail Larson (70) unfortunately passed away due to injuries sustained in a car accident in Dahlonega, GA while on vacation to see family.  Linda ...


Jack “Frosty” Grizzle, 66, Sugar Hill
Jack “Frosty” Grizzle, age 66, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on September 30, 2020.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Lanier and Frances Grizzle; grandpare ...


James and Inez Adams, Clarkesville
A joint celebration of life service for James & Inez Adams of Florida & formerly of Clarkesville, Georgia will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 03, 2020 at Eb ...
Willard "Jack" Dover, 91, Clarkesville
Willard “Jack” Dover, age 91 of the Hollywood Community, Clarkesville, passed away Wednesday, September 30, 2020.   Born in Demorest, Georgia on July 28, 192 ...
Rev. Denver Kimbrell, age 85 of Alto, was welcomed into Heaven on Wednesday, September 30, 2020.  Born in Cornelia, Georgia on February 16, 1935, he was a son of the late M ...


Justin Ray Love, 43, Gainesville
Justin Ray Love, age 43, of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, September 30, 2020.  Mr. Love was born on March 24, 1977, in Lake Wells, Florida. He was a self-employed ...
Roger Lamar Payne, 73, Murrayville
Mr. Roger Lamar Payne, 73, of Murrayville passed away Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at his residence. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, October 2, 2020 in ...
Steven Bryan Shaull, 44, Gainesville
Mr. Steven Bryan Shaull, age 44, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, September 30, 2020. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Memorial Park Funeral H ...


Kay Baldwin Bucklew, 62, Commerce
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Kay Baldwin Bucklew, age 62, of Commerce, Georgia, who passed away on Wednesday, September 30, 2020. Mrs. Bucklew was born in Miami, ...
Ruth Copeland Johnson, 95, Jefferson
Ruth Copeland Johnson, 95 entered her eternal rest at her home on September 30, 2020. Ruth, or GG as she was affectionately called by her 7 great grandchildren was born to W. Dewey ...


Brinda L. Cowart, 63, Hull
Brinda L. Cowart, age 63 of Hull, GA passed away Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020. Born on May 20, 1957 in Athens, GA, Mrs. Cowart was the daughter of the late Donald and Charlie Lou L ...


Raymond Paul Strychalski, Sr, 93, Eastanollee


Robert William Kroll, 82, Sautee
Robert William Kroll, age 82, of Sautee, passed away on Wednesday, September 30, 2020. Mr. Kroll was born on August 20, 1938, in South Bend, Indiana to the late Robert and Jessi ...
Lee Elder, 1st Black golfer to play Masters, dies at age 87
Golf pioneer Lee Elder has died at the age of 87
Frank Williams, founder of Formula One team, dies at 79
Sir Frank Williams, the founder and former team principal of Williams Racing, has died. He was 79. Williams took his motor racing team from an empty carpet warehouse to the summit of Formula One, overseeing 114 victories, a combined 16 drivers’ and constructors’ world championships, while becoming the longest-serving team boss in the sport’s history.
Towering musical theater master Stephen Sondheim dies at 91
Stephen Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century, has died
Prince, poultry pioneer, dies at 93
Jack Prince of Gainesville, the man who invented the chicken deboning machine, has died at the age of 93.
Betty Lynn, Thelma Lou on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' has died
Betty Lynn, who was best known as Barney Fife's sweetheart Thelma Lou on “The Andy Griffith Show,” has died at the age of 95
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92
Jane Powell, who starred in Hollywood golden age musicals, has died
Michael Constantine of 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' dies at 94
Michael Constantine, an Emmy Award-winning character actor who reached worldwide fame playing the Windex bottle-toting father of the bride in the 2002 film “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” has died