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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 ...
Robert Clary, last of the ‘Hogan’s Heroes’ stars, dies at 96
Robert Clary, who played a prisoner of war in the TV sitcom “Hogan’s Heroes,” has died
Rev. Dr. William Hugh Cauthen dies at 92
The Reverend Dr. William Hugh Cauthen passed away peacefully onto his next life on Wednesday, November 9, 2022.
JGR co-owner Coy Gibbs, 49, dies hours after son wins title
Coy Gibbs, the vice chairman of Joe Gibbs Racing for his NFL and NASCAR Hall of Fame father, died Sunday morning just hours after his son won the Xfinity Series championship.
Jerry Lee Lewis, outrageous rock ‘n’ roll star, dies at 87
The untamable and often outrageous rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis has died at 87
Thomas Cahill, popular history writer, dead at 82
Thomas Cahill, a scholar of ancient languages and belief systems with a knack for popular storytelling who engaged history readers with such bestsellers as “How the Irish Saved Civilization” and “Desire of the Everlasting Hills,” has died at age 82
French iconic painter of black Pierre Soulages dead at 102
French painter Pierre Soulages, an icon of post-World War II European abstract art famed for his use of black, has died, according to the Soulages Museum in his hometown of Rodez
Actor in cult favorite 'American Movie' dead at 56
Musician Mike Schank, who was best known for his good guy role in the award-winning documentary film "American Movie," has died at age 56, according to a close friend
Champion driver Bobby East fatally stabbed at gas station
Bobby East, a three-time USAC national champion driver, has died after being stabbed this week at a Southern California gas station. He was 37.