sunny.png
Saturday September 19th, 2020 2:37PM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Sep 5th, 2020

Barrow

Mrs. Kathleen Christy Greenwood, age 76 of Winder, Ga passed away on Saturday, September 5, 2020 at her son’s residence following an extended illness. Kathleen was born on ...

Gwinnett

J.V. Cheek, Jr., 86, Buford
J.V. Cheek Jr. Buford – J.V. Cheek Jr., 86, died peacefully on September 5, 2020, surrounded by loving family. He was born April 27, 1934 in Columbia, Tennessee, the son o ...

Habersham

Charles Farrell Irvin, 76, Demorest
Charles Farrell Irvin, age 76, of Demorest, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, September 05, 2020. Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on December 27, 1943, he was a s ...

Hall

Karen Holland Bird, 71, Gainesville
Karen Holland Bird, 71, of Gainesville, GA went home to meet her Lord on Saturday, September 5th, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center with her family by her side. She was a lo ...
Adam Michael Herring, 28, Gainesville
Mr. Adam Michael Herring, 28, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, September 5, 2020. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, September 11, 2020 at Gainesville Fir ...
William Jess (Billy) Murphy, Jr., age 72, of Gainesville, passed away on September 5, 2020, following a period of declining health and complications from COVID-19. The son of th ...
Morris Lee Parker, 78, Gainesville
Mr. Morris Lee Parker, 78, of Gainesville passed away Saturday September 5, 2020. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Born on May 24, 1942 in Anniston, AL, he was ...
'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.