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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 ...
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