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Local Obits for Tue. Apr 6th, 2021


Jerry Ingram, Cumming
A Forsyth County legend has passed away.  Though his life’s journey ended too soon, Jerry “Smokie” Ingram packed a lot of living into his 70 years. Born to t ...


Norma Jane Majors, 86, Alpharetta
Norma Jane Majors, 86, of Alpharetta passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2021. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and was a member of Hopewell Baptist Church. Norma is precede ...


Lawrence G. Freeman, 94, Gainesville
Lawrence G. Freeman born in White County Ga. May 9, 1926 to Charlie E. and Nellie Mae Freeman peacefully passed away April 6, 2021 at home. He is welcomed into heaven by his wife o ...
Kristin Gomez, 53, Gainesville
Kristin Gomez, age 53, died March 23, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a long illness. Kristin was born December 21, 1967 at Fort Wainwright, Alaska. She le ...
Larry Lee Holcomb, 83, Gainesville
Larry Lee Holcomb (83), beloved husband, Dad, Papa and friend passed peacefully at his home April 6, 2021. He was married to the love of his life, Martha for 61 years. Martha and L ...
Jimmy Carter McEver, 74, Talmo
Mr. Jimmy Carter McEver, 74, of Talmo, passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date. Bor ...
Todd William Peterman, 51, Gainesville
Mr. Todd William Peterman, 51, of Gainesville passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, Apri ...


Jerry C. Peek, 77, Commerce
Jerry C. Peek, age 77 of Commerce, GA passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at his residence. Born on June 29, 1943 in Commerce Georgia, Mr. Peek was the son of the late ...


Bobby Joe Hand, 80, Barnesville
Bobby Joe Hand, of Barnesville, Georgia, passed away on April 6, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia.             Visitation will be ...
Adam Clint West, 33, Roswell
Adam Clint West, age 33 of Roswell passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2021.   Lawson Funeral Home, 4532, Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0 ...


Janice Leah Allen, 48, Toccoa
Janice Leah Allen, age 48 of Toccoa, Georgia passed away April 6, 2021. Janice was born on August 18, 1972 and was the daughter of Doug Allen and Pam York.  Other survivors ...
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