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Local Obits for Tue. Mar 9th, 2021


David Paul Bowers - 9/21/54-3/9/21 In the early hours of Tuesday, March 9, 2021, David Paul Bowers played his final hand in that great poker game called “Life.” He l ...


Donna Hartley Edmett, 72, Buford
Donna Hartley Edmett, age 72, of Buford, GA passed away March 9, 2021.  She is survived by her children, Bill (Nyree) Edmett, Buford, GA, Jonathon Edmett, San Diego, CA; grand ...
Richard W. “Ricky” Peacock, age 63, of Buford, GA passed away March 9, 2021.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Loomis J. Peacock and Patricia Mercer Wilson ...
John L. Ryan, 88, Buford
John L. Ryan, age 88, of Buford, GA passed away March 9, 2021.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Valerie Ryan; son, David Ryan; daughter, Anne Ray Wilkins.  He is su ...


Rev. Silas Hix, 85, Alto
Rev. Silas Hix age 85 of Alto passed away Tuesday March 9, 2021 peacefully at home surrounded by his family. Silas was born December 31, 1935 in Gainesville to the late Tom & ...
Bruce Taylor Lower, 85, Clarkesville
Bruce Taylor Lower, age 85 of Clarkesville, passed away Tuesday, March 9, 2021. Born in Sebring, Ohio on February 9, 1936, Mr. Lower was the son of the late William W. and Thelm ...


James Cohen Pierce, 94, Gainesville
James Cohen Pierce, 94 of Gainesville passed away Tuesday March 9, 2021. Graveside services are incomplete and will be announced later. Those wishing to send online condolenc ...
James Cohen Pierce, 94, Gainesville
James Cohen Pierce, 94, of Gainesville, passed away March 9, 2021, following a short illness. He was born, September 19, 1926, off Mud Creek Rd., in Yonah, GA, to Benjamin Gonzell ...
Emmett Booker Shotts, Jr., 89, Gainesville formerly of Cleveland
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Dr. Emmett Booker Shotts Jr. age 89 of Gainesville, formerly of Cleveland. Emmett passed away, March 9, 2021 following a pe ...


Barbara Anne Green, Dahlonega
 Barbara Anne Green of Dahlonega passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at her home surrounded by her children and family.    Born in Atlanta at Fort Mc ...
Helen Kitchens, 90, Dahlonega
Mrs. Helen Kitchens, age 90, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday, March 9, 2021.  Helen Jackson Kitchens was born at home in Macon, GA on a snowy January day. At age 18, she w ...
Helen Louise McDonald, 87, Dahlonega
  Helen Louise McDonald, 87 of Dahlonega passed away on Tuesday March 9, 2021. Born to William and Mable (Taylor) Gaddy in Candler North Carolina, Mrs. McDonald move ...


Charlie Price Hicks, 94, Cleveland
Charlie Price Hicks, age 94 of Cleveland, passed away on Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at his residence following an extended illness. Born on February 13, 1927, in Flowery Branch, he ...
Walter Mondale, Carter's vice president, dies at 93
Former Vice President Walter Mondale, a liberal icon who lost one of the most lopsided presidential elections after bluntly telling voters to expect a tax increase if he won, has died
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.