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Local Obits for Mon. Feb 15th, 2021


Keith Brannon Wilson, age 74, of Homer, passed away on Monday, February 15, 2021.  Born on July 25, 1946, in Cornelia, he was the son of the late James Lewis Wilson and Flo ...


Rev. Harold Evans, 73, of Dawsonville passed away Monday February 15, 2021 at North Fulton Regional Hospital following a short illness. Born August 11, 1947 in Cumming, GA to th ...


Donald Pat Butler, 82, Cumming
Donald Pat Butler, age 82, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Saturday, February 13, 2021. He was born in 1938, to the late Hamilton and Vera Butler. He was a member of Fields of The W ...


Sandra Joyce Varn, 77, Buford
Sandra Joyce Varn, age 77 of Buford, GA died Friday, February 12, 2021. Joyce has been cremated and a Memorial Service will be held Sunday, February 21, 2021 at 2:00 PM at Hamilton ...


  Mylessa “Bo” Jane Bennett Zimmerman, age 69, of Clarkesville, passed away on Monday, February 15, 2021.  Born on November 8, 1951, in Jacksonville, Fl ...
Patricia Brewer Savage, 85, Demorest
  Patricia Brewer Savage, age 85, of Demorest, Georgia went to be with the Lord on Monday, February 15, 2021. Mrs. Savage was born on April 16, 1935 in Hall County, Georgi ...


Willie Morris Cash, 59, Gainesville
Willie Morris Cash was born November 4, 1961 to late Henry (Sun) Cash and Willie Lou Simpson Cash. He departed this life on February 15, 2021. He was preceded in death by brother J ...
Margie Vivian Davis, 82, Gainesville
Margie Vivian Davis, age 82 of Gainesville, passed away at home on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021. Mrs. Davis was born Feb. 2, 1939 in Jacksonville, FL to Margaret and John E. Jones.&n ...
Mr. William Cecil “Ned” Ellison was born in Banks County Ga on Feb 22, 1944 to the late Dewitt and Annie Bell (Haygood) Ellison.   He is preceded in by b ...
Lonnie Ray Evans, 68, Gillsville
    Mr. Lonnie Ray Evans, 68, of Gillsville, passed away Monday, February 15, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville Campus following an extended illn ...
Donald "DJ" Don J. Vlasz, 83, Gainesville
Donald “DJ”, “Don” J. Vlasz, 83, of Gainesville, GA peacefully passed away at his home surrounded by his family on Monday, February 15, 2021.   ...


Pauline Anderson Carthern, age 70 of Commerce, GA passed away on Monday, Feb. 15, 2021. Born on May 16, 1950 in Commerce, GA, Mrs. Carthern was the daughter of the late Tom and ...


James Howard Hughes, 55, Bogart
James Howard Hughes, age 55, of Bogart passed Monday, February 15, 2021  Memorial services will be held 5:00 pm Sunday, February 21, 2021 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel with Re ...
Frances H. McNorrill, 88, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, February 15, 2021. A celebration of her life will be held on Friday, February 19, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at Vin ...


Ellen Edith Chester, 97, Cleveland
Ellen Edith Chester, age 97, of Cleveland, GA passed away February 13, 2021. She was preceded in death by her parents, Deavy & Velma Burnett, husband, Calvin Rogers, daughter, ...
Funeral Tuesday for well-known Gainesville businessman, attorney Sonny Sykes
Funeral services for Gainesville attorney and businessman William I. "Sonny" Sykes, Jr. are scheduled for Tuesday, July 13 at Free Chapel Worship Center.
Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld dies at 88
The family of former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld says he has died
Local philanthropist and journalist Lessie Smithgall dies at 110
Lessie Smithgall, a longtime Gainesville philanthropist and journalist, died Friday, June 25 at the age of 110.
Frank Bonner, Herb on 'WKRP in Cincinnati,' dies at 79
Frank Bonner, who played a brash salesman with a love of flashy plaid suits on the TV comedy “WKRP in Cincinnati,” has died
Ned Beatty, indelible in 'Deliverance,' 'Network' dies at 83
Ned Beatty, the indelible character actor whose first film role as a genial vacationer raped by a backwoodsman in 1972′s “Deliverance” launched him on a long, prolific and accomplished career, has died
'Hooked on a Feeling' singer B.J. Thomas dies at 78
One of the country’s most popular and versatile singers, B
Former US Sen. John Warner of Virginia dies at 94
Former Sen. John W
Charles Grodin, 'Midnight Run,' 'Heartbreak Kid,' star, dies
Charles Grodin, the offbeat actor and writer who scored as a newlywed cad in “The Heartbreak Kid” and the father in the “Beethoven” comedies, has died