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Local Obits for Sun. Jan 10th, 2021

Forsyth

Betty Burt Stripland, 75, Cumming
Betty Burt Stripland, 75, of Cumming passed away Sunday January 10, 2021 at Season’s Hospice. Born October 2, 1945 in Dawson County to the late Ed and Carrie Burt, she liv ...

Gwinnett

Ann Turner Henderson, 89, Buford
Ann Turner Henderson, age 89, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, January 10, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-nine years, J. W. Henderson; parents, Harvey ...
Betty Jane Holbrook, 93, Sugar Hill
On Sunday, January 10, 2021, Betty Jane Holbrook passed away at the age of 93.  Born in November, 1927 in Atlanta Georgia, Betty, affectionately called Ms. Betty or Grandbetty ...
Harold “Hal” Frank Manning, 84, of Suwanee, Georgia, passed away on January 10, 2021 in Lawrenceville, Georgia due to cardiac and respiratory issues. Visitation will be ...
Walter Washington Puckett, age 82, of Buford, GA passed away January 10, 2021.  He was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Donna Jean Tatum Puckett; parents, Leonard an ...

Habersham

Dwight E. Cook, 98, Cornelia
Dwight E. Cook, age 98, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Sunday, January 10, 2021. Mr. Cook was born December 18, 1922 in Benton, Illinois to the late Harry and Margaret Cook ...
Joyce Dee Fisher Free, 79, Clarkesville
Joyce Dee Fisher Free, age 79 of the Stonepile Community, Clarkesville, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 10, 2021 at her residence. Born in Howard County ...
Kenneth David Kerby, 74, Cornelia
Kenneth David Kerby, age 74 of Cornelia, passed away Sunday, January 10, 2021 at Habersham Medical Center as a result of complications from COVID-19. A loving husband, father an ...
Eugene Herbert Mitchell, 90, Cornelia
Eugene Herbert Mitchell, age 90 of Cornelia, passed away on Sunday, January 10, 2021.  Born in Roanoke, Virginia on April 26, 1930, he was a son of the late Herbert Ruff Mi ...
Homer Shockley, 81, Lula
Homer Shockley, age 81, of Lula, GA passed away peacefully Sunday, January 10, 2021 at his home. Mr. Shockley was born on March 18, 1939 and was retired from the Coca Cola Bottl ...
Fred Ray "Freddie" Shook, 64, Adel, formerly Clarkesville
Fred Ray “Freddie” Shook, 64, of Adel, Georgia, formerly of the Batesville Community, Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on January 10, 2021, at the Tift ...
Judy Hulsey Smith, 70, Demorest
Judy Hulsey Smith, age 70 of Demorest, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 10, 2021. Born in White County on October 7, 1950, she was a daughter of Mojean Thomas an ...
Betty Rebecca Thompson, 89, Clarkesville
Private graveside services for Betty Rebecca Thompson, age 89 of Clarkesville, were held Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at Victory Baptist Church Cemetery with Pastor Donald Grizzle o ...

Hall

Vicki Ann Fuller, 65, Murrayville
Vicki Ann Fuller age 65 of Murrayville entered heaven peacefully Sunday January 10, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville with her family by her side. &n ...
Shawnna Lawson Barnes, 55, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Shawnna Lawson Barnes, age 55, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, January 10, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton. Funeral Services will be 11:00 ...
Jack Earl Bernzott, 84, Gainesville
Jack Earl Bernzott age 84 of Gainesville passed away Sunday January 10, 2021 at the Lake Manor Assisted Living & Memory Care. Complete arrangements will be announced later b ...

Other

Bill Stamps, 76, Hartwell, Ga. formerly of Buford
Mr. Bill Stamps, age 76, of Hartwell, GA, formerly of Buford, GA, passed away Sunday, January 10, 2021. He was preceded in death by Mother and Father, Mozelle and Mack Stamps, Hart ...

Stephens

Larry Lee Reed, 67, Toccoa
  Mr. Larry Lee Reed, age 67 of Queen Street, Toccoa passed away Sunday, January 10, 2021 at his residence. A son of the late Ruby Mae Broome Westbrooks, he was born D ...
Mrs. Sue Taylor Lowery Welch, age 80 of Georgia Highway 184, Toccoa passed away Sunday, January 10, 2021 at the Stephens County Hospital. A daughter of the late Clinton and Grac ...

White

Mrs. Mildred England Ables, age 88, joined our Father in Heaven on Sunday, January 10, 2021. She died from complications associated with COVID-19. Mildred was born in Hall ...
Walter Mondale, Carter's vice president, dies at 93
Former Vice President Walter Mondale, a liberal icon who lost one of the most lopsided presidential elections after bluntly telling voters to expect a tax increase if he won, has died
Hank Huckaby dies at 79 after 'unparalleled' Georgia career
Former University System of Georgia Chancellor and state budget director Hank Huckaby has died
Beloved Gainesville pediatrician Everett Roseberry dies at 79
Longtime Gainesville pediatrician Everett Roseberry, who was instrumental in the founding of The Longstreet Clinic, died Sunday, April 11 at the age of 79.
G. Gordon Liddy, Watergate mastermind, dead at 90
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Beloved children’s author Beverly Cleary dies at 104
Children’s author Beverly Cleary, the writer behind the popular characters Ramona Quimby and Henry Huggins, has died
Vernon Jordan, activist, former Clinton adviser, has died
According to a statement from his daughter, Vernon Jordan, a civil rights activist and former adviser to President Bill Clinton, has died
Mincey Marble founder, marble innovator dies at 86
​Kenneth Mincey, who founded Gainesville-based Mincey Marble cast marble company, passed away at the age of 86 Friday.
Jo Ann Adams, Gainesville's first female pharmacist, dies at 93
When Jo Ann Trapnell Adams graduated from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy, she was just 20 years old.