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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 ...
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