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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Feb 17th, 2021

Gwinnett

James H. Callender, 88, Buford
James H. Callender, 88, of Buford, GA, died Wednesday, February 17, 2021. Mr. Callender has been cremated and a service will be held later. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel 770-945-69 ...
James B. Haralson, Sr., 93, of Dacula, GA, died Wednesday, February 17, 2021. Mr. Haralson has been cremated and no service is planned at this time. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel 7 ...

Hall

Rigoberto Cuevas, 65, Gainesville
Mr. Rigoberto Cuevas age 65 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Wednesday February 17, 2021 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Satu ...
Juanita Wade McDuffie, 77, Gainesville
It is with great sadness and much joy that the family of Juanita Wade McDuffie, age 77 of Gainesville (formerly Habersham County) announces she has entered the gates of Heaven. Jua ...
Imogene Maxine Motes, 80, Gainesville
Ms. Imogene Maxine Motes age 80 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Wednesday February 17, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.      ...

Jackson

Chad Howard Duck, 33, Braselton
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Chad Howard Duck, age 33 of Braselton, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, February 17, 2021.  Mr. Duck was bor ...
Debra Lynn Hawks, 68, Nicholson
Mrs. Debra Lynn Hawks, age 68, of Nicholson, GA died Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at St. Mary’s Hospital.  Mrs. Hawks was born in Athens to the late Orin and Ruth Bradle ...

Lumpkin

Clark Jackson Thompson, 83, Dahlonega
Mr. Clark Jackson Thompson, age 83, of Dahlonega passed away on Wednesday, February 17, 2021. Complete funeral arrangements will be announced later and are in the care of Anderson ...

Other

Teresa Sanders Christian, 57, Villa Rica
  Teresa Sanders Christian, age 57, of Villa Rica, GA passed away on Wednesday, February 17, 2021. She was preceded in death by her father, William F. Sanders. Ms. Christia ...
Rebecca "Becky" Grizzle Eggert, 66, Hayesville, NC formerly of Dahlonega
Rebecca “Becky” Grizzle Eggert, 66, of Hayesville, North Carolina, formerly of Dahlonega, Georgia, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, February 17, 2021 followi ...
Robert Lee Grizzle, 84, Suches
Mr. Robert Lee Grizzle, age 84, of Suches, Georgia passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, February 17, 2021 after having been diagnosed with liver and lung cancer. Robert was ...
Ruth Elizabeth Reynolds, 87, North Fort Myers, FL
Ruth Elizabeth Reynolds, age 87, of North Fort Myers, FL, passed on Wednesday, February 17, 2021. She was born in 1933, to the late Ralston and Ruth Metz. Ruth lived in Hollywood ...
David A. Smith, 69, Naperville, IL
  David A. Smith, age 69, of Naperville, IL passed away Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at Edward-Elmhurst Heart Hospital. David leaves to cherish his memory his loving wife, ...

Stephens

Kenneth Clark Wilmot, 76, Toccoa
Mr. Kenneth Clark Wilmot, age 76 of Toccoa Highway, Westminster passed away Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at the Oconee Memorial Hospital. A son of the late John and Kate Wheeler ...

Union

Robert Lee Grizzle, 84, Suches
Mr. Robert Lee Grizzle, age 84, of Suches passed away on Wednesday, February 17, 2021. Complete funeral arrangements will be announced later and are in the care of Anderson-Underw ...
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.
Marty Schottenheimer, NFL coach with 200 wins, dies at 77
The longtime NFL coach Marty Schottenheimer has died
Mary Wilson, longest-reigning original Supreme, dies at 76
Mary Wilson, the longest-reigning original Supreme, has died at 76 years old
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. dies at 67
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. has died after battling prostate and other cancers
Oscar winner, ‘Sound of Music’ star Christopher Plummer dies
Christopher Plummer, the dashing award-winning actor who played Captain von Trapp in the film “The Sound of Music” and at 82 became the oldest Academy Award winner in history, has died
Hal Holbrook, prolific actor who played Twain, dies at 95
Award-winning character actor Hal Holbrook who toured the world as Mark Twain in a one-man show and uttered the immortal advice “Follow the money” in the political thriller “All the President’s Men,” has died