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Local Obits for Thu. Feb 4th, 2021

Banks

Bobby Lynn Carter, 54, Lula
Bobby Lynn Carter, age 54 of Lula, GA passed away on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021.   Born on Sept. 25, 1966 in Gainesville, GA, Mrs. Carter was the daughter of Deborah Carolin ...

Forsyth

Peggy Sue Blankenship of Cumming, Georgia passed away on February 4, 2021. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Ho ...
Hubert Thomas Holden of Cumming, Georgia passed away on February 4, 2021. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Hom ...
Ronald Louis Jenkins of Cumming, Georgia passed away on February 4, 2021. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Hom ...

Gwinnett

Emma Perez-Vincenti, 71, Buford
Emma Perez-Vincenti, 71, of Buford, died Thursday, February 4, 2021. Ms. Perez has been cremated and no service is scheduled at this time. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel 770-945-692 ...
Naida Rowell Speed, 85, Buford
Naida Rowell Speed Naida passed away peacefully on Thursday February 4th, 2021 at the age of 85. She was born February 13, 1935 in Alabama. Her lively, caring spirit, and strong ...

Habersham

George Leonard Stancil, 79, Demorest
George Leonard Stancil, Jr. age 79 of the Habersham Mills Community, Demorest, Georgia passed away on Saturday, January 30, 2021. Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on November 16, 1 ...
Michael Ray Welborn, 76, Clarkesville
Michael Ray Welborn, 76, of Clarkesville, GA was the son of the late S.L. (Spud) and Sara Welborn. He was born in the historic “Charm House” when it was a doctor’ ...

Hall

Sherman Bennett, 72, Gainesville
Sherman Bennett, 72 of Gainesville passed away on February 4, 2021.  Born and raised in Gainesville, Sherman was graduate of Gainesville High School Class of 1968.  Mr ...
William Tumlin, Flowery Branch
  Mr. William Tumlin of Flowery Branch passed away Thursday, February 4, 2021 at Northside Hospital in Forsyth. Mr. Tumlin was born December 28, 1978 in Buford, Georgi ...
Clyde Joseph “Joe” Franklin passed away peacefully of heart failure on Thursday February 4th, 2021 at the age of 89. A private Memorial service will be held for the imm ...
Cynthia Jane Jones, 70, Gainesville
Mrs. Cynthia Jane Jones age 70 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Thursday February 04, 2021 at her residence following a brief illness. Graveside services will be held on Monday ...
Ms. Martiniana Dolores Juarez Sanchez age 82 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Thursday February 04, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.      &nbs ...

Lumpkin

Mrs. Charlotte Maria Eakins Watkins was a loving and caring wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend; she passed away February 4, 2021 at age 78.   Charlotte was bo ...

Other

Maj. Alden Lathan Roberson, Jr., USA, Ret. age 82, of Martinez, went to be with Nita in heaven on Thursday, February 4, 2021. Alden was born in South Turkey Creek, North Ca ...

Stephens

Lillian Rosado Colon, 63, Toccoa
Mrs. Lillian Rosado Colon age 63 of Toccoa passed away Thursday February 4, 2021 at Stephens County Hospital.   A daughter of the late Ramiro and Carmen Morales Ros ...
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