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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Mar 23rd, 2021


Howard Watson Goodson, age 89 of Alto, passed away on Tuesday, March 23, 2021 of natural causes.  Howard was a kind and gentle soul who lived a simple life in rural Banks C ...
Clarence Roger Pethel, 81, Gillsville
Clarence Roger Pethel, age 81, of Gillsville passed away Tuesday, March 23, 2021. Funeral services will be held 1:00 pm Saturday, March 27, 2021 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel.  ...


Mr. Charles Richard Davis (Dick) of Cumming, Ga. (previously Chamblee-41 years), passed away after his battle with cancer. Dick was born in 1936 in Asheville, NC to the late Les ...


Agnes Collins English, 85, Sugar Hill
Agnes Collins English, age 85, of Sugar Hill, GA  passed away March 23, 2021.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 40 years, Earl J. English; parents, J.C. and Ru ...


Fred J. Moses, Sr, 75, Flowery Branch
Mr. Fred J. Moses, Sr., age 75, of Flowery Branch, passed away Tuesday, March 23, 2021. Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m., Friday, March 26, 2021 in the Chapel of Memorial ...
Scotty Ray Parker, 57, Flowery Branch
Mr. Scotty Ray Parker age 57 of Flowery Branch, Ga passed away on Tuesday March 23, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center- Braselton, Ga following an extended illness. Visita ...
Diane R. Schwartz, 68, Gainesville
  Mrs. Diane R. Schwartz, age 69, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at Emory University Hospital. Mrs. Schwartz was born February 26, 1952 i ...
Daniel Vellenger, 91, Murrayville
Daniel Vellenger, 91, of Murrayville GA, passed away on March 23rd, 2021 from natural causes surrounded by family.    Daniel was born February 27, 1930 in Paterson, ...
Alice Mabel Watkins, 78, Murrayville
Alice Mabel Watkins, age 78, of Murrayville, passed away on Tuesday, March 23, 2021. Mrs. Watkins was born on May 15, 1942, in Hall County, to the late Norman and Katie Mae Sout ...


Gerald James Hill, 47, Dahlonega
Mr. Gerald James Hill, age 47, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, March 23, 2021. He was born on February 3, 1974 in Gainesville, Georgia to Rosa Gilleland Hill. Gerald ...
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.
Marty Schottenheimer, NFL coach with 200 wins, dies at 77
The longtime NFL coach Marty Schottenheimer has died