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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Jan 7th, 2021

Banks

Olga Gonzales, 51, Gillsville
Mrs. Olga Gonzales age 51 of Gillsville, Ga passed away on Thursday January 07, 2021. Funeral services are scheduled for Friday January 15, 2021 at 12:00 noon at St. John Paul I ...

Barrow

Shirley Hollingsworth Battle, age 85, of Bethlehem, GA passed away on Thursday, January 7, 2021. She was preceded in death by her son, Scott Battle. Mrs. Battle is survived by her ...
Edwin Long, 97, Winder
Mr. Edwin Long, 97, of Winder, GA., passed away Thursday, January 7, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Barrow Campus. Graveside services will be held on Sunday January 17 ...

Forsyth

William (Bill) Jerauld Fox, Cumming GA, formerly of Frederick, MD, died January 7, 2021. He was born August 8, 1931 and was the son of the late David R. Fox and Mildred E. Dronebur ...

Gwinnett

Alice Virginia Odom, 81, Lawrenceville
Alice Virginia Odom, age 81, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed on Thursday, January 7, 2021. She was born in 1939, to the late Eugene and Gertrude Gregory. In her earlier years she atte ...

Habersham

Douglas M. Gulley, 77, Alto
Douglas M. Gulley, age 77 of Alto, Georgia, passed away Thursday, January 7, 2021, after a brief illness. Survivors include his loving wife of 52 years, Jan Gulley of Alto; daug ...
Birdie Fred King, 82, Alto
Birdie Fred King, age 82 of Alto, passed away on Thursday, January 7, 2021.  Born in Habersham County on June 25, 1938, she was the daughter of the late Cecil King and Deli ...
Myrtle Mae Nation Smith, 86, Demorest
Myrtle Mae Nation Smith, age 86 of Demorest, passed away Thursday, January 7, 2021. Born in Clarkesville on July 27, 1934, Mrs. Smith was the daughter of the late Robert W. Nati ...

Hall

Christopher (Chris) Scott Armour, 43, Flowery Branch
Mr. Christopher (Chris) Scott Armour, age 43, of Flowery Branch passed away Thursday, January 7, 2021 at his residence, surrounded by his family. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p ...
Benjamin (Ben) Lee Buffington age 86 of Gillsville passed to his heavenly home the morning of January 7, 2021. Ben had several health problems and had just started under hospice ...
Derrick Young Collins, 59, Gainesville
Derrick Young Collins age 59 of Gainesville, GA passed away on January 7, 2021.   Derrick Collins affectionally known as “ Lil Fella” was born May 22, 19 ...
Celebration of Life Graveside Services for DORA NELL DANIEL will be held  Saturday, January 9, 2021, 1:00pm at Alta Vista Cemetery,  521 Jones Street Gainesville, Ge ...
Juan Daniel Martinez, 43, Gainesville
Juan Daniel Martinez age 43 of Gainesville passed away Thursday January 7, 2021. Juan was born in McAllen, Texas and worked at Randy & Friends Organization for disabilities. ...
Samuel Lee O'Dell, 63, Gainesville
  Samuel Lee O'Dell, age 63, of Gainesville, GA  passed away Thursday, January 7, 2021. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Everett and Mary Laurene D ...
Roland W. Rumiser, 85, Gainesville
Roland W. Rumiser, age 85, of Gainesville passed away on Thursday, January 7, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Roland was born June 10, 1935 in Peninsula, Ohio. Roland ...
Linda Deloris Seay, 71, Gainesville
Mrs. Linda Deloris Seay, age 71, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, January 7, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton. Graveside Services will be 2:00 p.m. ...

Jackson

Derrick Russell Foster, 27, Hoschton
Derrick Russell Foster, age 27, of Hoschton passed away Thursday, January 7, 2021.  Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Saturday, January 16, 2021 at Lawson Funeral Home Cha ...

Other

John Claude Lovett, 48, Stone Mountain
John Claude Lovett, 48, of Stone Mountain, GA,  died January 3, 2021. Dexter T. Sims Mortuary, LLC, Gainesville, has charge of arrangements.
Mary Doris Bell, 78, Royston
Pastor Mary Doris Bell, 78, of Royston, GA, died January 7, 2021. Dexter T. Sims Mortuary, LLC, Royston, has charge of arrangements.
Linda Harman, 75, Panama City
Linda Harman, 75 of Panama City Florida passed away unexpectedly on January 7, 2021.  She was born March 11, 1945 in Anniston, AL and has now gone on to be with the Lord. L ...
Elder "Bo" Harrison, 80, Atlanta
Elder Harrison, affectionately known as “Uncle Bo” was born on October 8, 1940 in Selma, AL to the late Luvenia &ldq ...
Kerry Lisa Snyder, 43, Hollywood, FL
  Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Ms. Kerry Lisa Snyder, age 43 of Hollywood, Florida who entered into rest Thursday, January 7, 2021.  Ms. Snyder was born ...

White

Kevin Norris, 63, Helen
Kevin Norris, age 63 of Helen, passed away Thursday, January 7, 2021.   Mr. Norris was born in Rochester, NY to the late Raymond and Joan C. Norris. Kevin was a former c ...
Mr. Charles Eugene Tysor, age 83, of Helen, passed away on Thursday, January 7, 2021.   Mr. Tysor was born in Asheville, NC to the late Ruby Adams.  He was a memb ...
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.