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Local Obits for Sat. Mar 6th, 2021


Joan Francis Binder, 84, Cumming
Joan Francis Binder, age 84, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Saturday, March 6, 2021. Joan was born in 1936, to the late Herman and Flora Dell Burrell. She enjoyed antiquing, yard s ...
Vollie Blevins, 82, Cumming formerly of West Palm Beach, FL
  Vollie Blevins, age 82, of West Palm Beach, Florida (most recently Cumming, Georgia), passed away on March 6, 2021. He was born on September 1, 1938 in Ages, Kentucky. He ...
  John (Jack) Thomas Kulick, age 79, of Cumming, GA passed away peacefully at home March 06, 2021 surrounded by his family. He was preceded in death by his parents, John ...
Sandra Jean Young, 78, Cumming
Sandra Jean Young, age 78, of Cumming, Ga, passed away March 6, 2021. Sandra lived in Forsyth County all her life. She was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. She is precede ...


Jean Wilson Raper, 80, Lawrenceville
Jean Wilson Raper, age 80, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Saturday, March 6, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Porter Raper; son, Thomas Gary Dobble; and d ...


Bruno R. Carrillo, Gainesville
Bruno R. Carrillo, Born October 12, 1947 in Zacatecas, Mexico. Bruno passed away March 6, 2021, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, following a long battle with the aftermath of t ...
Mildred Long Garrison, 80, Gainesville
Mildred Long Garrison, 80, a native of Forsyth County Georgia, died peacefully in her sleep March 6, 2021. Mildred lived a full life working most of her years at a Poultry Process ...
Sue King, 71, Flowery Branch
  Ms. Sue King, age 71, of Flowery Branch passed away Saturday, March 6, 2021 at her residence, surrounded by her family. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Wednesday ...
Rocio Vargas, 19, Gainesville
Miss Rocio Vargas, 19, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, March 6, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, March 12, 2021 at St. Michael Catholic Church. ...


Bonnye (Lee) Beacham Caldwell, 68, of Maysville, passed away March 6, 2021. She was the daughter of the late Capt.(Ret) Clarence Lee and Dolores McKean Beacham. Survivors includ ...
Robert O. Sumpter, 86, Hoschton
Mr. Robert O. Sumpter, age 86, of Hoschton, Georgia, passed away Saturday, March 6, 2021.           Robert was born August 17, 1934 in Dearborn, Mi ...


Kenton Dirk Petrie, 77, Dahlonega
Kenton Dirk Petrie, age 77, passed away at his Dahlonega home on 6 March 2021. Ken was born on 24 March 1943 in Los Angeles, CA and grew up in Portland, OR, with parents Kenton Win ...


Mr. Gustavo Martinez Rodriguez, age 62, of Marietta, passed away on Saturday, March 6, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville. Funeral service will be at 2:00 P ...


Mr. Horace Edward Hemphill, age 95 of Pinetree Road, Toccoa, Georgia, passed away Saturday, March 6, 2021, at Stephens County Hospital A son of the late Lester Jackson and Berni ...


Dagmar Camilla Spellman, 85, Cleveland
Dagmar Camilla Spellman, 85, of Cleveland, Georgia, passed away peacefully Saturday morning, March 6, 2021.  She was born in 1935 in Frankfurt, Germany.  She is rememb ...
Rev. James Michael Spence Sr. (Mike) passed peacefully at home surrounded by his family on March 6, 2021 at the age of 66.  He was born on August 27, 1954 in Greer, South ...
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