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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Feb 20th, 2021


Sofia Lopez, 85, Cumming
Sofia Lopez of Cumming, Georgia passed away on February 20, 2021. Condolences may be expressed at Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Home, 150 S ...


Richard Oliver Murrow, 86, Gainesville
Richard Oliver Murrow age 86 of Gainesville entered rest Saturday February 20, 2021 surrounded by his family. Mr. Murrow was born August 17, 1934 in Athens, Georgia to the late ...


Bryan F. Boswell, 79, Carnesville
Mr. Bryan F. Boswell Carnesville, Georgia Mr. Bryan F. Boswell passed away surrounded by his caring family at the horse farm in Carnesville, Georgia on February 20, 2021. ...


Jeffery David Hipp of Toccoa, Georgia passed away on February 20, 2021. Condolences may be expressed at Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Home, ...
  Mrs. Anna Lou Payne Ragsdale, age 90 of Long Road, Toccoa passed away Saturday, February 20, 2021 at the Stephens County Hospital. A daughter of the late Clyde Harri ...
  Mrs. Jenenne Crunkleton Yearwood, age 79 of Toccoa passed away Saturday February 20, 2021 at her residence. A daughter of the late Hubert and Maybelle Segars Crunkleto ...
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