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Local Obits for Fri. Mar 12th, 2021

Banks

Terry Lee Powell, 60, Homer
Terry Lee Powell, age 60, of Homer, Georgia passed away on Friday, March 12, 2021.   Mr. Powell was born on July 27, 1960 in Commerce, Georgia to the late Bill Powell and E ...
Paul Franklin Skeggs, Jr, age 74, of Homer, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Friday, March 12, 2021. Mr. Skeggs was born in Pensacola, Florida on September 26, 1946, to the ...

Forsyth

James D. Reece, 86, Cumming
Mr. James D. Reece, age 86, of Cumming, GA, passed away on March 12, 2021, after a brief illness. He was born to the late Seaborn and Ella Reece and grew up in Rome, GA. In addi ...

Gwinnett

Hugh Maurice Childress, 89, Lawrenceville
Mr. Hugh Maurice Childress 89, of Lawrenceville, Georgia passed away on Friday, March 12th, 2021 at his residence.   Hugh is preceded in death by his daughter; Kimberly ...
Thomas “Tommy” Litchfield, 81, Lawrenceville
Thomas “Tommy” Litchfield, age 81, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Friday, March 12, 2021. He was preceded in death by sons, Michael Litchfield and Johnny McDaniel; ...

Habersham

Larry J. Maney, 70, Cornelia
Larry J. Maney, age 70, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, March 9, 2021.     Mr. Maney was born on February 27, 1951 in White County, Georgia to the late Gr ...
Fred Douglas Reid, 86, Sandy Springs, formerly of Cornelia
Fred Douglas Reid, age 86 of Sandy Springs, formerly of Cornelia, passed away on Friday, March 12, 2021.   Born on November 18, 1934, in Atlanta, he was the son of the late ...

Hall

Sherrie Dee Viers, 65, Gainesville
  Ms. Sherrie Dee Viers age 65 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Friday March 12, 2021 at New Horizons Lanier Park – Gainesville, Ga following extended illness. Me ...
Dr. Jack Doyle Jones, 85, Gainesville
Dr. Jack Doyle Jones, age 85, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Friday, March 12, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville. The son of the late Ramsay Doyle and M ...
Theodore Henry Lorenzen, 89, Clermont
Theodore Henry Lorenzen, age 89, of Clermont, Ga., died on March 12, 2021.  The family will hold a memorial service at a later date.
Michael Anthony Smith, 64, Gainesville
Michael Anthony Smith, 64 of Gainesville lost his battle with cancer  Friday March 12, 2021. Born in Lancaster, New York, Mr. Smith had lived in Hall County since ...
Elzonia Williams, Gainesville
Celebration of Life Services for Ms. Elzonia Williams will be held  Wednesday, March 17, 2021, 12 noon at Cross Plains Baptist Church, 3230 Cross Plains Road, Gainesvill ...

Jackson

Voncile Beacham Hughes Erickson, age 82, of Hoschton, GA passed away on Friday, March 12, 2021. She was preceded in death by husbands, Carl Erickson and Jerry Hughes; parents, Thom ...

Lumpkin

Opal Gibson Barron, 78, Dahlonega
Mrs. Opal Gibson Crawford Barron, age 78, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, March 12, 2021. Opal was born in Lumpkin County on June 12, 1942 to the late Frank Winslow and Lila Ma ...
Frank Claud Hubert, 79, Dahlonega
Isaiah 65:19 The voice of weeping shall be no more heard.  Frank Claud Hubert, aged 79, died peacefully at Saint Ives Memory Care in John’s Creek, Georgia, on March 12 ...

Other

Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson, Georgia announces the death of Miss Carol Elizabeth Mitchum, age 76 of Athens, who entered into rest Friday, March 12, 2021.  Miss Mitchum was ...

White

Jim Cameron Mount, 64, Cleveland
Jim Cameron Mount, age 64 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, March 12, 2021.   Mr. Mount was born November 13, 1956 in Atlanta, GA to the late Henry and Imogene Annis Mou ...
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
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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.
Marty Schottenheimer, NFL coach with 200 wins, dies at 77
The longtime NFL coach Marty Schottenheimer has died