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Local Obits for Mon. Sep 7th, 2020

Forsyth

Marjorie Schultz Pierce, age 92, passed away peacefully, September 7, 2020. She was born September 10, 1927 in Kirbyville, TX to Arthur and Maude Schultz. She married Jarvis Pie ...

Gwinnett

Doris “Dottie” Knowles Bent passed away at home in Buford, GA, on September 7th, 2020 at the age of 76. Blessed to have had two true loves in her life, Dottie marrie ...
Sandra Ann Van Dyke, 80, Buford
Mrs. Sandra Ann Van Dyke, age 80, of Buford passed away Monday, September 7, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville. Funeral Mass will be 1:30 p.m., Thursd ...

Habersham

Cynthia Delores Jackson Dodd, age 75 of Mt. Airy, passed away Monday, September 7, 2020. Born in Stephens County on April 20, 1945, Mrs. Dodd was the daughter of the late James ...
John Edward Howard, 88, Clarkesville
Mr. John Edward Howard (Captain, U.S. Army, retired),  age 88, of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Monday, September 7, 2020. He was married to Shirley Lyons Howard for ...
Lee Roy Poole, 78, Mount Airy
Lee Roy Poole, age 78, of Mount Airy, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Monday, September 7, 2020. Born on November 24, 1941 in Banks County, Georgia, he was the son of l ...
Trent Smith, 32, Chattanooga, TN, formerly of Clarkesville
Trent Smith, age 32 of Chattanooga, TN, formerly of Clarkesville, passed away Monday, September 7, 2020. Trent was born on May 11, 1988.  He was the son of Sharon and Victo ...

Hall

Maurine Kay Eldridge, 71, Oakwood
Maurine Kay Eldridge age 71 of Oakwood, GA. passed away Monday Sept. 7, 2020 at her residence. Mrs. Eldridge was born April 10, 1949 in Wabash, Indiana to the late Vernon & ...
Johnny Marshall Edwards, 65, Gainesville
Johnny Marshall Edwards, 65 of Gainesville, passed away Monday, September 7, 2020.  Johnny was a graduate of Johnson High School and served in the United States Navy.  ...
Donna Suzanne Guthrie, 63, Gainesville
Mrs. Donna Suzanne Guthrie, 63, of Gainesville passed away Monday, September 7, 2020 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. ...
Richard Lamar Smith, 50, Gainesville
Richard Lamar Smith age 50 of Gainesville passed away Monday September 7, 2020 at his residence. Richard was born December 5, 1969 in Gainesville to Velma Dunn Smith & the l ...

Jackson

Mr. Rogelio Ortega-Valero, 26, of Talmo passed away September 7, 2020. Funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, September 11, 2020 in the chapel of Memorial Park Fu ...

Lumpkin

Hazel Ruby Pruitt, 85, Dahlonega
Mrs. Hazel Ruby Pruitt, age 85, of Dahlonega passed away Monday, September 7, 2020. Mrs. Pruitt was born in Franklin County on June 1, 1935 to the late Charles and Bertha Lee Et ...
Charlotte Lorrayne Rizner, Inf, Dahlonega
Our precious baby girl, Charlotte Lorrayne Rizner, infant daughter of Jacob (Jake) Rizner and Lauren Robertson Rizner of Dahlonega, went to be with the Lord on Monday, September 7, ...

Other

John Randal Arons of Canton, Georgia passed away on September 7, 2020.  Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral ...

Stephens

Kenneth Scott Wright, 56, Toccoa
  Kenneth Scott Wright, age 56 of Toccoa, passed away Monday, September 7, 2020, at his residence.  No formal services are planned at this time.  An onlin ...
Mrs. Clifford Shirley Kimsey, age 90 of Toccoa passed away Monday, September 7, 2020 at Pruitt Health Toccoa. A daughter of the late Benny Wilson Shirley and Mattie Ann Holmes S ...
Haskell Norris, 79, Eastanollee
Haskell Norris                                                ...

White

William Eugene “Sonny” Cash, age 84 of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, September 7, 2020. Mr. Cash was born on July 2, 1936, in White County, to the late George ...
'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.