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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Jan 20th, 2021

Dawson

Carolyn Rebecca Wise, 70, Dawsonville
Wise, Carolyn Rebecca, age 70, of Dawsonville, GA, passed away on Wednesday, January 20, 2021.  Mrs. Wise was a retired Medical Office Director.  She was preceded in deat ...

Forsyth

William Dempsey Morrow Jr., 85 of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, January, 20, 2021. He is predeceased by his wife of 56 years: Elizabeth Chapman Morrow. William is s ...
Danielle Renae Magerfleisch, 13, of Cumming went home to our Lord and Savior peacefully on Wednesday January 20th, 2021. Danielle was a loving sister and friend to so many. Everyon ...

Gwinnett

Bernice D. Grizzle, 88, Buford
Bernice D. Grizzle, 88, of Buford, GA and the Morgan Crossing Community passed away on Wednesday, January 20, 2021. She is preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Frank Gr ...
Janet A Schrock, 87, Lilburn
The Family of Janet A Schrock of Lilburn, GA. are saddened to announce her sudden passing on January 20, 2021 at the age of 87. Janet was a beloved mother, grandmother, great gr ...

Habersham

Mary Sue Mauldin Wilbanks, 74, Clarkesville
Mary Sue Mauldin Wilbanks, 74, of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away Wednesday, January 20, 2021, with complications related to a recent diagnosis of lymphoma.  She was precede ...

Hall

Dinah Katharine Culbreath Wayne, 77, Flowery Branch
Dinah Katharine Culbreath Wayne, 77, of Flowery Branch, Georgia, went home to be with her heavenly Father on January 20, 2021. Dinah was born on October 26, 1943, in Tampa, Florida ...
  Windell Wilkie Compton, Jr. age 52 of Lula passed away Wednesday January 20, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville. Windell was born June 3, 1968 i ...
Mario Flores, 46, Gainesville
Mario Flores age 46 of Gainesville passed away December 20, 2020.   Mario was born October 16, 1974 in California to Elena Garcia and the late Maximo Flores. He formerly ...
Jack E. Frost, 89, Gainesville
Mr. Jack E. Frost, 89, owner and operator of Memorial Park Funeral Homes and Cemeteries in Gainesville, Flowery Branch and Braselton, passed away Tuesday, January 20, 2021 at North ...
John Willie Griffeth, 86, Gainesville
Mr. John Willie Griffeth, 86, of Gainesville passed away Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville Campus. Graveside services will be held at 1 ...
Dexter Ellis Jackson, 53, Gainesville
Dexter Ellis Jackson, 53, of Gainesville passed away Wednesday January 20, 2020.  Dexter Jackson was a very loving, caring, faithful son, father, uncle, and brother. Go ...
Linda Littlejohn Jackson, formerly of Gainesville
Celebration of Life Services for Mrs.Linda Littlejohn Jackson will be held on Tuesday, January 26, 2021,1:00PM at First Baptist Church, 1810 Martin Luther King Jr. B ...
James Allen "Mickey" Long, 87, Gainesville
James Allen Long (Mickey), 87, of Gainesville, Ga., was surrounded by family as he peacefully joined the Lord on January 20, 2021.   Mickey was born September 18, 1933, ...
Maudine Orr, 91, Lula
Maudine Orr, 91, of Lula, passed away on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 following a period of declining health. Born in Gainesville on March 26, 1929 daughter of the late Thomas&nbs ...
Richard B. “Dick” Parker, 90, Gainesville
Mr. Richard B. “Dick” Parker, devoted husband and loving father, grandfather and great-grandfather, died following a brief illness on January 20, 2021, at the age of 90 ...

Jackson

Polly Sue Hunter Crane, 77, Maysville
  Evns Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Polly Sue Hunter Crane, age 77 of Maysville, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, January 20, 2021.  Mrs. Crane w ...
John Hayword Eckert, 87, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. John Hayword Eckert, age 87, of Jefferson, Georgia, who passed away on Wednesday, January 20, 2021. Mr. Eckert was born in Rifton, New ...
Flossie Starnes Standridge, 82, Talmo formerly of Commerce
Flossie Starnes Standridge, age 82 of Talmo, GA, formerly of Commerce, GA, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021.   Born on Aug. 14, 1938 in Monroe, NC, Mrs. Standridg ...

Other

Enrique Perez, 36, Lavonia
Mr. Enrique Perez, 36, of Lavonia, GA., passed away Wednesday, January 20, 2021 in Anderson South Carolina. The family will receive friends at Memorial Park Funeral Home on Tues ...

White

Roy Daniel “Danny” Peters, Jr., age 77, of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, January 20, 2021. Mr. Peters was born on June 14, 1943, in Atlanta, Georgia, to the l ...
Robert Clary, last of the ‘Hogan’s Heroes’ stars, dies at 96
Robert Clary, who played a prisoner of war in the TV sitcom “Hogan’s Heroes,” has died
Rev. Dr. William Hugh Cauthen dies at 92
The Reverend Dr. William Hugh Cauthen passed away peacefully onto his next life on Wednesday, November 9, 2022.
JGR co-owner Coy Gibbs, 49, dies hours after son wins title
Coy Gibbs, the vice chairman of Joe Gibbs Racing for his NFL and NASCAR Hall of Fame father, died Sunday morning just hours after his son won the Xfinity Series championship.
Jerry Lee Lewis, outrageous rock ‘n’ roll star, dies at 87
The untamable and often outrageous rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis has died at 87
Thomas Cahill, popular history writer, dead at 82
Thomas Cahill, a scholar of ancient languages and belief systems with a knack for popular storytelling who engaged history readers with such bestsellers as “How the Irish Saved Civilization” and “Desire of the Everlasting Hills,” has died at age 82
French iconic painter of black Pierre Soulages dead at 102
French painter Pierre Soulages, an icon of post-World War II European abstract art famed for his use of black, has died, according to the Soulages Museum in his hometown of Rodez
Actor in cult favorite 'American Movie' dead at 56
Musician Mike Schank, who was best known for his good guy role in the award-winning documentary film "American Movie," has died at age 56, according to a close friend
Champion driver Bobby East fatally stabbed at gas station
Bobby East, a three-time USAC national champion driver, has died after being stabbed this week at a Southern California gas station. He was 37.