Thursday August 5th, 2021 1:23AM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Jun 11th, 2021


Bruce Edward Coffey, 81, Cumming
Bruce Edward Coffey, age 81, of Cumming, GA passed away on Friday, June 11, 2021. He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Ada Holt Coffey; siblings, Irma Parker, Gredda ...
Larry Lancaster, Cumming
Larry Lancaster of Cumming, Georgia passed away on June 11, 2021.


Tu Thi Le, 73, Marietta
Tu Thi Le, age 73, of Marietta, GA passed away on Friday, June 11, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband, Trinh Nguyen. Mrs. Le is survived by sons, Trung Nguyen and Trong ...
Lucas Andrew McIIwain, 36, Hoschton
Lucas Andrew McIlwain, age 36, of Hoschton, GA passed away on Friday, June 11, 2021. He is survived by his wife of three years, Ashley Luther McIlwain of Hoschton; son, Walker Pain ...


William Andrew Johnson, 84, Cornelia
Mr. William Andrew “Andy” Johnson age 84 of Cornelia passed away Friday June 11, 2021 at Habersham Medical Center. A son of the late Julius and Sarah Craig Johnson, ...
James Harold “Mullet” Rudeseal, Sr., age 85 of the Fairview Community, Demorest, Georgia took his heavenly flight home at his residence on Friday morning, June 11, 2021 ...


Katana Ashley Burtz, 25, Murrayville
Katana Ashley Burtz, age 25 of Murrayville passed away Friday June 11, 2021 at her residence. Katana was born November 20, 1995 in Dahlonega to Scott & Stephanie Moye Burtz. ...
Joshua Fred Suggs, 41, Gainesville
Joshua Fred Suggs, age 41, of Gainesville, GA, passed away on Saturday, May 22, 2021.  He is survived by his children, Joshua Logan Suggs, Jesse Lee Suggs, Caroline Grace Sugg ...


Roxie Helen Jordan Roberts, 83, Carnesville
Roxie Helen Jordan Roberts, age 83, of Carnesville, passed away on Friday, June 11, 2021.    Born on July 30, 1937, in Gainesville, she was a daughter of the late F ...


Annie Lois Smith, 71, Cleveland
Mrs. Annie Lois Smith, age 71, of Cleveland, formerly of Dahlonega, passed away Friday, June 11, 2021. Mrs. Smith was born in Lumpkin County on November 17, 1949 to the late Elm ...
Janette Westmoreland Turner, 87, was welcomed home to be with her Lord and Savior on the morning of Friday, June 11, 2021. A lifelong resident of Cleveland, Georgia, Janette was bo ...
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