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Local Obits for Tue. Jan 19th, 2021


Phillip Wayne Pirkle, 64, Cumming
Phillip Wayne Pirkle, 64, of Cumming passed away Tuesday, January 19, 2021. Wayne was a loving Dad, Granddad, son and brother. A member of Mt. Tabor Baptist Church, he is preceded ...


Mr. Windell Thomas Brownlee, age 82, of Buford, GA passed away January 19, 2021.  He was preceded in death by his wife of 37 years, Arvie Jane Tatum Brownlee; son, Steve Patte ...
Deanna Lea Dean, 57, Suwanee
Deanna Lea Dean 57, of Suwanee, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, January 19th, 2021. Deanna is preceded in death by her husband Paul F. Leckie and her parents; Robert and Wanda D ...
Theresa Anne Suggs, 65, Loganville
Ms. Theresa Anne Suggs age 65 of Loganville, Ga passed away on Tuesday January 19, 2021 at Athens Regional Piedmont Hospital. Memorial services will be scheduled for a later dat ...


James Kenneth Warwick, 73, Demorest
James Kenneth Warwick, age 73 of Demorest, Georgia, entered into his eternal rest on Tuesday, January 19, 2021 in Elberton with his family by his bedside.   Born in Corn ...
James Edward "Jimmy" Allen, 75, Clarkesville
James Edward "Jimmy" Allen, age 75, of Clarkesville, Georgia went to be with Lord on Tuesday, January 19, 2021. Mr. Allen was born on August 4, 1945 in Habersham Count ...
Alan Barr “Don” Donnelly, 85, Clarkesville
Mr. Alan Barr “Don” Donnelly, 85, of Clarkesville, GA., passed away Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A celebration of the life of Mr. ...


James Richard Moore, IV, 71, Gainesville
               Mr. James Richard Moore, IV age 71 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Tuesday January 19, 2021 at his residence following a ...
Mrs. Sydney Carolyn Shockley Wofford, 81 of Gainesville passed away Tuesday January 19, 2021. Born in Hall County, Mrs. Wofford was the daughter of the late J.D. and Oma Sa ...
Maxima Chica, 73, Gainesville
Maxima Chica, 73, of Gainesville, passed away Tuesday January 19, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held Friday January 22, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. i ...
Frank Kenimer Norton, 92, Gainesville
Frank Kenimer Norton On January 19, 2021, Frank K. Norton after a brief illness, closed the book on his long real estate career. Frank was a great husband, father, grandfather, ...
Emily Oliver Pursley, 38, Clermont
Emily Oliver Pursley, age 38, of Clermont, passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, January 19, 2021, surrounded by her family. Mrs. Pursley was born on May 16, 1982, in Gaine ...
Bobbie Victoria Robinson age 83 of Lula entered heaven Tuesday January 19, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville. Bobbie was born January 10, 1938 in Gainesv ...


Peggy Henderson Dover, 88, Dahlonega
Mrs. Peggy Henderson Dover, age 88, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday, January 19, 2021.  Peggy was born in Forsyth County, GA on August 9, 1932, the daughter of Myrtie and ...


Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Laquila Lee Sosbee Farmer, age 78 of Athens, Georgia (South Jackson Community) who entered into rest Tuesday, January 19, 2021.  ...
John Williams Banks, 66, Watkinsville
Mr. John Williams Banks, age 66, of Watkinsville passed away Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta. The family will receive friends 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Satu ...
Karen Follins, 55, Decatur
Karen Follins, age 55 of Decatur, GA passed away on January 19, 2021. Professional Services Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home. 


Lloyd Lee Pollard, 88, Clayton
Lloyd Lee Pollard, age 88, of Clayton, Georgia, passed away on January 19, 2021. Lloyd was born the son of the late Elisha James Pollard and the late Hassie Mae Free Pollard on ...
Eva Ruth Shirley, 86, Clayton
Eva Ruth Shirley, age 86, of Clayton, Georgia, passed away on January 19, 2021. Ruth was born the daughter of the late John Houck and the late Maude Wilbanks Houck on May 26, 19 ...
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