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Local Obits for Wed. Jan 6th, 2021


Alysha Brooke Brock, 29, Dawsonville
Alysha Brooke Brock, 29, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday January 6, 2021 following a sudden illness. Born August 20, 1991, Alysha was a lifelong resident of Dawson County a ...


John Wyndell Hughes, Jr., age 63, passed into glory at home on Wednesday, January 6, 2021. John was born in Duluth, Georgia, at Joan Glancey Memorial Hospital on April 2, 1957, to ...


William Carlos “Bill” Jackson, Homer formerly of Decutur
  William Carlos “Bill” Jackson of Homer and formerly of Decatur, died peacefully on January 6, 2021. Bill was born March 18, 1938, in Memphis, TN to the late ...


Daniel Brantley Carver III, age 33, of Lula, GA passed away Wednesday, January 6, 2021 following a sudden illness. He had a heart of gold and would give the shirt off his back t ...
Jimmy Dean Dailing, 72, Gainesville
Born in Fort Supply, Oklahoma on August 7, 1948, son of late Glen E. Keeton and Virginia Keeton. Jimmy Dean Dailing passed away peacefully in the presence ...
Joan H. Dispain, 87, Gainesville
Mrs. Joan H. Dispain age 87 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Wednesday January 06, 2021 at her residence following an extended illness.  Funeral services will be held on S ...


Janet Leaphart Robertson, 64, Hoschton
Janet Leaphart Robertson, age 64, of  Hoschton, GA passed away on Wednesday, January 6, 2021. She was preceded in death by her parents, Bob and Ella Graham Leaphart, and broth ...


Alma Seabolt Grindle, 93, Dahlonega
Alma Seabolt Grindle, age 93, of Dahlonega went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, January 6, 2021 after a sudden illness. She was born on September 15, 1927 to the late Esborn Seab ...
Myrna L. Wallace, 83, Dahlonega
Myrna L. Wallace, age 83 of Dahlonega passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 6, 2021.  Complete arrangements will be announced later and are in the care of Anderson-U ...
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.