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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 ...
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.
Marty Schottenheimer, NFL coach with 200 wins, dies at 77
The longtime NFL coach Marty Schottenheimer has died
Mary Wilson, longest-reigning original Supreme, dies at 76
Mary Wilson, the longest-reigning original Supreme, has died at 76 years old
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. dies at 67
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. has died after battling prostate and other cancers
Oscar winner, ‘Sound of Music’ star Christopher Plummer dies
Christopher Plummer, the dashing award-winning actor who played Captain von Trapp in the film “The Sound of Music” and at 82 became the oldest Academy Award winner in history, has died
Hal Holbrook, prolific actor who played Twain, dies at 95
Award-winning character actor Hal Holbrook who toured the world as Mark Twain in a one-man show and uttered the immortal advice “Follow the money” in the political thriller “All the President’s Men,” has died