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Local Obits for Tue. Jan 5th, 2021


Shirley Jane Ewing, 49, Auburn
Shirley Jane Ewing, age 49, of Auburn passed away Tuesday, January 5, 2021  Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Thursday, January 7, 2021 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel.  ...


Donna Lorraine McCall, 89, Cumming
On Tuesday, January 5, 2021, Donna Lorraine McCall (Kress), loving wife to Tom, passed away at the age of 89. Donna was born in Mitchell, SD on September 29, 1931 to Lorraine and H ...


Daniel Lawrence Sullivan, born January 28, 1925, in St. Claire Shores, Michigan, passed away on January 5, 2021, at the age of 95 years. He was the third child of Loretta and ...
Emil Medrea, 60, Lawrenceville
Emil Medrea, age 60, of Lawrenceville, GA  passed away December 25, 2020.  He is survived by his wife Aurelia Medrea; daughter, Julia Medrea; mother, Anghelina Manitiu Fa ...


Retha Mae Fountain Wrenn, 86, Clarkesville
Retha Mae Fountain Wrenn, 86 of Clarkesville passed away Tuesday January 5, 2021 at Habersham Home East following an extended illness. Born in Franklin County, Georgia on Novembe ...
Larry L. Copeland, 77, Clarkesville
Larry L. Copeland, age 77 of Clarkesville, GA passed away on Tuesday, January 5, 2021. He was born in Stephens County on January 30, 1943. He was the son of the late John Troy a ...


Willie Marie Buffington, 93, Gainesville
Willie Marie Buffington, 93, of Smoky Springs Retirement Community in Gainesville, passed away Tuesday, January 5, 2021, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center after suffering a heart ...
Amie Nicole Broome Baird, 41, Gainesville
Amie Nicole Broome Baird, age 41, of Gainesville, GA passed away at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, while in hospice care Tuesday, January 5, 2021. She was a loving daughter, ...
Greta Bye Carter, 92, Gainesville
Greta Bye Carter, 92, passed away Tuesday, January 5th at Manor Lake Memory Care in Gainesville, Georgia.   An open service will be held Saturday, January 9th at 1:00 pm, a ...
Irene Dixon, 84, Gainesville
Irene Dixon 84 of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday January 5th. Irene Esland Dixon was born on August 10, 1936 to the Late Emma Esland Burke and Lewis Esland Sr. in Helen Al ...
Evelyn Matthews Freeze, 89, Gainesville
Evelyn Matthews Freeze age 89 of Gainesville passed away Tuesday January 5, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville. Evelyn was born February 7, 1931 in Gaines ...


Hazel Gresham Watson, 82, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mrs. Hazel Gresham Watson, age 82, of Jefferson, who passed away on Tuesday, January 5, 2021. Mrs. Watson was a daughter to t ...
Robert (Bob) Earl Morgan, Jr., age 64, of  Commerce passed away Tuesday, January 5, 2021.   Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at Pond F ...


Teodoro Cerda-Silva, 75, Alpharetta
Teodoro Cerda-Silva 75, of Alpharetta passed away January 5, 2021 at Northside Forsyth Hospital. Funeral services will be held Tuesday January 12, 2021 at 11am from St. John Paul I ...


Margaret Savage Minor, 85, Cleveland
Margaret Savage Minor, 85 of Cleveland passed away Tuesday January 5, 2021. Born in Hall County, Mrs. Minor had lived in White County for a number of years.  She  ...
Walter Mondale, Carter's vice president, dies at 93
Former Vice President Walter Mondale, a liberal icon who lost one of the most lopsided presidential elections after bluntly telling voters to expect a tax increase if he won, has died
Hank Huckaby dies at 79 after 'unparalleled' Georgia career
Former University System of Georgia Chancellor and state budget director Hank Huckaby has died
Beloved Gainesville pediatrician Everett Roseberry dies at 79
Longtime Gainesville pediatrician Everett Roseberry, who was instrumental in the founding of The Longstreet Clinic, died Sunday, April 11 at the age of 79.
G. Gordon Liddy, Watergate mastermind, dead at 90
Beloved children’s author Beverly Cleary dies at 104
Children’s author Beverly Cleary, the writer behind the popular characters Ramona Quimby and Henry Huggins, has died
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.