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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Mar 7th, 2021


  Brenda Lee Nichols of Cumming, Georgia passed away on February 28, 2021. Condolences may be expressed at Arrangements by McDonald and Son Fu ...


Doris Pettrone, a long-time resident of Gwinnett/Hall counties, died Sunday, March 7, 2021 at the age of 83.  Doris was a loving, caring wife, mother, grandmother, sister, a ...


Charles Emory Gibson, 57, Mt. Airy
Mr. Charles Emory Gibson, age 57 of Petty John Lane, Mt. Airy passed away Sunday, March 7, 2021 at his residence. A son of the late Garnett and Lena Eller Gibson, he was born Ju ...
Barbara Wade Gragg, 70, Alto
Barbara Wade Gragg, age 70, of Alto, Georgia went to her heavenly home on Sunday, March 7, 2021. Ms. Gragg was born on February 18, 1951 in Habersham County, Georgia to the late ...
Jennifer Lynn Moore, 58, Baldwin
Jennifer Lynn Moore, age 58, of Baldwin, passed away on Sunday, March 7, 2021.  Born on June 12, 1962, in Demorest, she was a daughter of the late Bob and Emily Cochran Law ...


Brooks Preston Johnson, Inf, Flowery Branch
Brooks Preston Johnson, infant, passed away on March 7, 2021 at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Egleston. Graveside service will be held at 11:00 A.M., Thursday, March 1 ...
David Jan Williams, 74, Gainesville
David Jan Williams 74, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, March 7th, 2021. David is survived by his wife; Vanessa Williams of Gainesville, Georgia. Children; Nikk ...
Luis Miguel Osorio, 22, Gainesville
Mr. Luis Miguel Osorio, 22, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, March 7, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at St. John Paul II Cathol ...


Roberta Ann Young, 76, Pendergrass
Mrs. Roberta “Bobbie” Ann Young, age 76, of Pendergrass, GA passed away Sunday, March 7, 2021.  Mrs. Young was born on November 30, 1944 to the late Robert and Ber ...


Garvin Ricky Cochran, 64, Dahlonega
Mr. Garvin Ricky Cochran, age 64, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, March 7, 2021. Mr. Cochran was born on July 8, 1956 to the late Vivan Dorsey and Mary Lou Myers Cochran. He adore ...


Joe Dan Burgess, 83, Carnesville
Mr. Joe Dan Burgess, age 83, of Carnesville, GA, passed away Sunday, March 7, 2021 at his home. Born March 20, 1937 in Stephens County, GA, he was the son of the late Jones Jack ...


Kyrie Jamir Hood, Inf, Toccoa
Kyrie Jamir Hood, infant son of Javares & Arhea Martin Hood of Toccoa entered heaven Sunday March 7, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville. Survivors oth ...


David McCallister, 70, Cleveland
  David McCallister, age 70, of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, March 7, 2021. Mr. McCallister was born in White County to the late Barney Lee and Lessie Ruby Kin ...
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