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Local Obits for Wed. Mar 17th, 2021


William (Pete) Petrey Neal, age 85, of Braselton, Georgia departed this life on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 at Braselton, Georgia. Mr. Neal has been transported to Croley Funeral ...
Carrie Leonia Propes, 59, Statham
Mrs. Carrie Leonia Propes, 59, of Statham passed away Wednesday, March 17, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 20, 2021 in the Chapel of Memorial ...


Edna Mae DeRousse, 74, Cumming
Edna Mae DeRousse, age 74, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Wednesday, March 17, 2021. She was born in 1947, to the late Jeffery and Rosie Adean George. She was a member of Silver Sh ...


Lt. Col. Russell Duane Weedlun (Retired), age 93, of Buford passed away Wednesday, March 17, 2021 at his residence, surrounded by family. Graveside service will be held at 3:00 ...
Jack G. Fox, 93, Sugar Hill
  Jack G. Fox, age 93, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Wednesday, March 17, 2021. He was preceded in death by daughter, Jeanie Insley. Mr. Fox is survived by children, Jud ...
Christine Dupuis Haberski, age 77, of Dacula, GA passed away on Wednesday, March 17, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband of thirty-six years, Ronald Haberski; parents, A ...


W. Ray Loudermilk, 69, Demorest
W. Ray Loudermilk, age 69 of Demorest, passed away March 17, 2021 following a period of declining health. Born on February 3, 1952, Ray was the son of Olene Smith Loudermilk and ...


John William Ewing, Jr., 91, Gainesville
John William Ewing, Jr., age 91, went home to be with the Lord on March 17, 2021.  Beloved husband of Jane (Elizabeth Jane Hutchins Ewing) for almost 62 years, he is remembere ...
Hubert Gibbs, Jr., 73, Gainesville
Mr. Hubert Gibbs, Jr age 73 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Wednesday March 17, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.       ...
Colleen Moore Thomas, 86, Oakwood
Colleen Moore Thomas age 86 of Oakwood entered rest Wednesday March 17, 2021 at her residence surrounded by her family. Colleen was born February 13, 1935 in Sautee- Nacoochee t ...


Mr. Richard Allen Schuman, Sr., age 87, of Hoschton, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, March 17, 2021. Mr. Schuman was born May 13, 1933 in Danville, Illinois. He was the son of t ...
Eider B. Sears, 75, Commerce
Eider B. Sears, age 75 of Commerce, GA passed away on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 at her residence.   Born on Feb. 23, 1946 in Hall County, GA, Mrs. Sears was the daughter ...
Judy Love Watson, 72, Pendergrass
  Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson, Georgia announces the death of Mrs. Judy Love Watson, age 72 of Pendergrass, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, March 17, 2021.&nbs ...


Edward Harold Simpson, 52, Toccoa
Mr. Edward Harold Simpson, age 52 of Sunset Lane, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, March 17, 2021 at his residence. A son of the late Frank and Christine Reed Simpson, he was born ...
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