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Local Obits for Sun. Jan 3rd, 2021


Cheryl Denise Sims, 62, Winder
Cheryl Denise Sims was born on July 12, 1958. She was the daughter of the late Mrs. Annie Ruth Dukes Jones and Mr. Clyde Jones Jr. She departed this life on January 3, 2021. She ...


Jean Powell Gilreath, 83, Dawsonville
Jean Powell Gilreath, 83, of Dawsonville passed away suddenly on Sunday January 3, 2021. Born October 29, 1937 to the late Claude and Lois Powell, she was a native of Dawson Cou ...


Terry J. Maddox, 59, Sugar Hill
Terry J. Maddox, age 59, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away Sunday, January 3, 2021. He was preceded in death by his father, William Bill Maddox; brother, Tommy Maddox; and stepfather, ...
Paul N. Froble, 81, Suwanee
Paul N. Froble, 81, of Suwanee, GA, died Sunday, January 3, 2021. Funeral service will be held Saturday, January 9, 2021 at 11 AM at The Catholic Church of St. Monica, Duluth. Fr. ...
Charlotte H. Vickers, 95, Dacula
Mrs. Charlotte H. Vickers, 95, of Dacula, passed away peacefully at her residence on Sunday, January 3, 2021 following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 ...


Philip T. Raymond, Jr., 95, Macon, formerly of Cornelia
Philip T. Raymond, Jr., age 95 of Macon formerly of Cornelia, passed away at Friendship Healthcare on January 3, 2021 from complications of Covid.   Born in Flint, Michi ...


Lenore Maureen Bell, 85, Oakwood
  Mrs. Lenore Maureen Bell, age 85, of Oakwood, Georgia arrived in Heaven early in the morning of Sunday, January 3, 2021. Her Homegoing service will be held on Tuesda ...
Jesus Covarrubias-Quintero, 76, Gainesville
  Mr. Jesus Covarrubias-Quintero, 76, of Gainesville, GA passed away Sunday, January 3, 2021 at his residence. Funeral Services will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, ...
James Lee Shepard, 61, Gainesville
  Mr. James Lee Shepard, 61, of Gainesville, GA, passed away Sunday, January 3, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville Campus. Born on October 6, 1959 in ...
Reba Joyce Smith, 78, Gainesville
Reba Joyce Smith, aged 78, of Gainesville, GA died on Sunday, January 3, 2021. A private, family Graveside Service will be held at 3:00 pm on Tuesday, January 5, 2021&nbs ...
Coy Clinton Wilson, 74, Lula
Coy Clinton Wilson, age 74 of Lula, passed away Sunday, January 3, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.    The family will receive friends on Wednesday, January 6 ...


John Russell Clark, 69, Commerce
John Russell Clark, 69, passed peacefully the evening of Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at his home in Commerce, GA.   John was born in Bristol, VA to Russell & Virginia Cl ...


Betty Jean Cagle, 80, Dahlonega
  Mrs. Betty Jean Cagle, age 80, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, January 3, 2021. Mrs. Cagle was born on May 24, 1940 to the late Brown Walker and the late Kate Patton. ...
Estelle Velva Cain, 99, Dahlonega
Mrs. Estelle Velva Cain, age 99 of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Sunday, January 3, 2021. She was born on January 16, 1921 in Dawsonville, Georgia to the late John Dale and the ...
Emmett Anthony “Tony” Sousa died peacefully of prostate cancer on January 3, 2021, at his Dahlonega home,  surrounded by family and friends.  He was born in F ...
James Thompson, 64, Dahlonega
Mr. James Thompson, age 64 of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, January 3, 2021. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced later.  To share a me ...


Susanne K. Bean, 83, Woodstock
Mrs. Susanne K. Bean, 83, of Woodstock, GA passed away January 3, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 7, 2021 in the Chapel of Memorial Park F ...


Bobby Mitchell Ward, 84, Eastanollee
Mr. Bobby Mitchell Ward, age 84 of Buena Vista Drive, Eastanollee passed away Sunday, January 3, 2021 at his residence. A son of the late Everett M. and Clela Barnes Ward, he wa ...
Larry King, broadcasting giant for half-century, dies at 87
Larry King has died at age 87 after a half-century in broadcasting that included interviews with presidents, movie stars and ordinary Joes
North Georgia real estate executive Frank Norton, Sr. dies at 92
Frank Norton, Sr., a Gainesville man who spent decades in the insurance and real estate industry in North Georgia, died Tuesday at the age of 92.
Lasorda, fiery Hall of Fame Dodgers manager, dies at 93
Tommy Lasorda, the fiery Hall of Fame manager who guided the Los Angeles Dodgers to two World Series titles and later became an ambassador for the sport he loved during his 71 years with the franchise, has died
The Latest: 'Gilligan's Island' star Wells dies, virus cited
Dawn Wells, who played the wholesome Mary Ann on the 1960s sitcom “Gilligan’s Island,” has died
Famed French designer Pierre Cardin dies at 98
France’s Academy of Fine Arts says Pierre Cardin, the French designer whose Space Age style was among the iconic looks of 20th century fashion, has died at 98
Attorney, philanthropist Phillip Sartain has died
Prominent Gainesville attorney and philanthropist Phillip Bond Sartain, known for his intelligence, his sense of humor and an unwavering commitment to his community, died peacefully Monday morning, his family said. He was 62.
K.T. Oslin, country singer of ‘80's Ladies,’ dies at 78
Country singer K
Lucile Beaver, daughter of longtime RMA president, has died
Lucile Elizabeth Beaver, who grew up on the campus of Riverside Military Academy, where her father Gen. Sandy Beaver, served as president, has died, her longtime attorney confirmed.