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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Jan 18th, 2021


“We flicker on a screen. We fold and unfold upon the mind’s eye, brittle as wings, eternal as a heartbeat, And even when the heart falls silent, we ...
John Q. Hall Jr., 79, Cumming
John Q. Hall Jr., age 79, of Cumming, GA passed away on Monday, January 18, 2021.  John was a long-time resident of Forsyth County.  Born and raised in Eastpoint Atlanta, ...
Margie Clyde Hyder, 90, Cumming
  Margie Clyde Hyder, age 90, of Cumming, GA, born to the late Erastus and Chessie Burger, passed away on Monday, January 18, 2021. Margie was a member of Berean Baptist Ch ...
Thomas Elden Stotts, 65, Cumming
Thomas Elden Stotts 65, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Monday, January 18, 2021 at Northside Hospital. No services are currently scheduled at this time. Condolences may b ...
Ms. Darlene Denise Thompson age 90 of Cumming, Ga passed away on Monday January 18, 2021 at Ashton Senior Living Center following an extended illness.      Memori ...


Becky Higgins Born, 77, Sugar Hill
Becky Higgins Born, age 77, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away January 18, 2021.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, Darrell E. Born; parents, Carroll and Reba H ...


Harold Allen, 86, Clarkesville
  Harold Allen, age 86 of Clarkesville, passed away on Monday, January 18, 2021.  Born in Thomaston, Georgia on August 18, 1934, he was the son of the late Claude ...
Hughland Lamarr Tyner, Sr, 85, Gainesville
Mr. Hughland Lamarr Tyner, Sr. age 85 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Monday January 18, 2021 at Sunrise Assisted Living following an extended illness.     Fune ...


Willie Ruth Cash, 92, Gainesville
Mrs. Willie Ruth Cash, age 92, passed away peacefully in hospice care on January 18, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A graveside service is scheduled for Wednesday ...
Marianna Houser Mauney, 84, Gainesville
Mrs. Marianna Houser Mauney age 84, of Gainesville passed away Monday, January 18, 2021 at her home with her family and close friends by her side.  A celebration of life wi ...
Jack William Orr, 71, Oakwood
Mr. Jack William Orr age 71 of Oakwood, Ga passed away on Monday January 18, 2021 at Ashton Senior Assisted Living Center following an extended illness.   Graveside se ...
Samantha Fawn Packard, 31, Gainesville
  Samantha Fawn Packard age 31 of Gainesville passed away Monday January 18, 2021 at her residence. Samantha was born October 28, 1989 in Ottumwa, Iowa.  She was a ...
John Henry Shockley, 70, Gainesville
Mr. John Henry Shockley age 70 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Monday January 18, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.     Funeral services are scheduled f ...


Lindsey Hall, 36, Danielsville
Lindsey Hall, age 36 of Danielsville, GA passed away on Monday, Jan. 18, 2021.   Born on Nov. 16, 1984 in Athens, GA, Ms. Hall was the daughter of Tracey Ellis Hall and the ...
Shonnie Turpin Smith, 42, Commerce
Shonnie Turpin Smith, age 42, of Commerce, Georgia passed away on Monday, January 18, 2021. Funeral Services arrangements will be announced. Arrangements have been entrusted ...


Jennifer Underwood Hawkins age 37 of Cleveland formerly of Gainesville entered heaven Monday January 18, 2021 at her residence. Jennifer was born in Gainesville on May 10, 1983 ...
Funeral Tuesday for well-known Gainesville businessman, attorney Sonny Sykes
Funeral services for Gainesville attorney and businessman William I. "Sonny" Sykes, Jr. are scheduled for Tuesday, July 13 at Free Chapel Worship Center.
Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld dies at 88
The family of former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld says he has died
Local philanthropist and journalist Lessie Smithgall dies at 110
Lessie Smithgall, a longtime Gainesville philanthropist and journalist, died Friday, June 25 at the age of 110.
Frank Bonner, Herb on 'WKRP in Cincinnati,' dies at 79
Frank Bonner, who played a brash salesman with a love of flashy plaid suits on the TV comedy “WKRP in Cincinnati,” has died
Ned Beatty, indelible in 'Deliverance,' 'Network' dies at 83
Ned Beatty, the indelible character actor whose first film role as a genial vacationer raped by a backwoodsman in 1972′s “Deliverance” launched him on a long, prolific and accomplished career, has died
'Hooked on a Feeling' singer B.J. Thomas dies at 78
One of the country’s most popular and versatile singers, B
Former US Sen. John Warner of Virginia dies at 94
Former Sen. John W
Charles Grodin, 'Midnight Run,' 'Heartbreak Kid,' star, dies
Charles Grodin, the offbeat actor and writer who scored as a newlywed cad in “The Heartbreak Kid” and the father in the “Beethoven” comedies, has died