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Local Obits for Sat. Mar 20th, 2021


Earl Odum Smith, 74, Cumming
Earl Odum Smith, age 74, of Cumming, GA passed away Saturday, March 20, 2021. He was a member of Silver Shoals Baptist Church in Cumming, GA. Earl retired from Gwinnett County Boar ...


Donna Bagley Little, 65, Sugar Hill
  Donna Bagley Little, age 65, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away Saturday, March 20, 2021. She was preceded in death by her parents, Junior and Joyce Burell Bagley and brother, ...


Eddie Lee Weaver, 69, Clarkesville
Eddie Lee Weaver, age 69, of Clarkesville, Georgia went to his heavenly home on Saturday, March 20, 2021. Mr. Weaver was born on March 17, 1952 in Habersham County, Georgia to t ...


Andrea Lynne House Ervin, 61, Gillsville
Ms. Andrea Lynne House Ervin, 61, of Gillsville passed away Saturday, March 20, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Due to the COVID 19 healt ...
Gibson Garrett, Inf, Gainesville
Infant Gibson Garrett passed away on Saturday, March 20, 2021.   Born on March 20, 2021 in Gainesville, GA, Gibson was the son of Corey Garrett and Destiny Megan Cochran ...
Cheri Ann Maltbie, 74, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Cheri Ann Maltbie, 74, of Flowery Branch, passed away Saturday, March 20, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 23, 2021 in the Chapel of Memor ...
Mildred Ann Turk Simons, 93, Gainesville
Mildred Ann Turk Simons, 93, passed away peacefully in her sleep Saturday, March 20, 2021.  She was a resident of Lanier Village Estates and previously lived in Athens wh ...
Pamela Toze, 90, Flowery Branch
Pamela Toze, 90, of Flowery Branch, GA, died Saturday, March 20, 2021. Mrs. Toze has been cremated and a private family service was held. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel 770-945-6924 ...
Howard Douglas Wood, 89, Gainesville
  Mr. Howard Douglas Wood, 89, of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, March 20, 2021. Graveside services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 24, 2021 in Memoria ...


Helen Annett Thursby Barfield, 77, Bogart, Ga. formerly of Bradenton, FL
Helen Annett Thursby Barfield, age 77 of Bogart, Georgia and formerly of Bradenton, FL, entered into rest Saturday, March 20, 2021.  Mrs. Barfield was born in Cairo, Georgia t ...


Charles Watson, 84, Toccoa
Mr. Charles Watson, age 84 of Toccoa passed away Saturday, March 20, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A son of the late Clarence Tut Watson and Ruth Poole Watson, he wa ...


Mr. William “Bill” Bryant Pinkston, Jr., age 77, of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, March 20, 2021. Mr. Pinkston was born in Bonne Terre, Missouri to the late Willi ...
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