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Local Obits for Wed. Mar 10th, 2021


Bennett, Betty Sue Hansard of Cumming passed away Wednesday, March 10, 2021. Betty was born Oct. 6, 1936 in Cumming, GA. She was the 9th. child of William Shelton (Littler) and Clu ...
Richard Wallace Epps, 86, Cumming
Richard Wallace Epps, age 86, of Cumming GA, passed away Wednesday March 10th, 2021. Richard was born in 1934, a grew up in the city of Atlanta. Richard was a graduate of Roosevelt ...
Christine Sexton Samples, 86, of Cumming passed away Wednesday, March 10, 2021. She is preceded in death by her mother, Minnie Worley Sexton, father, Egbert Sexton, and her husband ...


Betty Louise Jarrard, 77, Gainesville
Mrs. Betty Louise Jarrard, age 77 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.   Funeral ...
Loretta B. Jones, 67, Gainesville
Loretta B. Jones, age 67, of Gainesville, GA passed away March 10, 2021. She was preceded in death by her son, Samuel Todd Jones, brother, Waymon Bruce and her father, Dallas Bruce ...
Jesus Cruz Lopez, 85, Gainesville
Jesus Cruz Lopez, 85 of Gainesville, passed away Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville.  Jesus was born in Guanajuato, MX and lived 3 ...


Hal Rondal Hanley, 72, Commerce
Mr. Hal Rondal Hanley, age 72, of Commerce, GA died Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at Piedmont Athens.  Mr. Hanley was born in Gainesville to Peggy Williams DeWeese of Athens and t ...


Shirley Della Grizzle, 84, Dahlonega
  Mrs. Shirley Della Grizzle, age 84, of Dahlonega passed away Wednesday, March 10, 2021. She was born on April 2, 1936 in Dawson County to the late Nay Howard and the late ...
Leona Moss Rider, 93, Dahlonega
Mrs. Leona Moss Rider, age 92, of Dahlonega passed away Wednesday, March 10, 2021.  Mrs. Rider was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. She was born on April 2 ...


Robert Manuel Mote, 84, Decatur
Mr. Robert Manuel Mote, age 84, of Decatur, GA, passed away peacefully in his home on March 10, 2021.   Robert was born on May 23, 1936 in Newnan, GA to the late Reese E ...
Sabrina Anne Payne, 30, Ball Ground
Sabrina Anne Payne, age 30, of Ball Ground, GA, passed away on Wednesday, March 10, 2021. Anyone who knew Sabrina, would say she was always full of life and never met a stranger. S ...
Walter Mondale, Carter's vice president, dies at 93
Former Vice President Walter Mondale, a liberal icon who lost one of the most lopsided presidential elections after bluntly telling voters to expect a tax increase if he won, has died
Hank Huckaby dies at 79 after 'unparalleled' Georgia career
Former University System of Georgia Chancellor and state budget director Hank Huckaby has died
Beloved Gainesville pediatrician Everett Roseberry dies at 79
Longtime Gainesville pediatrician Everett Roseberry, who was instrumental in the founding of The Longstreet Clinic, died Sunday, April 11 at the age of 79.
G. Gordon Liddy, Watergate mastermind, dead at 90
Beloved children’s author Beverly Cleary dies at 104
Children’s author Beverly Cleary, the writer behind the popular characters Ramona Quimby and Henry Huggins, has died
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.