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Local Obits for Sat. Jun 26th, 2021


Maria Blahut, 90, Lawrenceville
Maria Blahut, age 90, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Saturday, June 26, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ion Blahut. She is survived by her children, Maria Sfet ...
Mary Buchanan, 86, Buford
Mary Buchanan, 86, passed away on June 26, 2021. Funeral service will be held Tuesday, July 6, 2021 at 12 Noon at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Pastor Jason Mincey will officiate. ...
Francis W. “Frisco” Buntyn, 68, of Norcross, GA, died Saturday, June 26, 2021 after an extended illness. Mr. Buntyn has been cremated and a service will be held at a la ...


George G. Caldwell, Flowery Branch
George G. Caldwell transitioned into eternal life on Saturday, June 26, 2021 year of our Lord. He was a member of Hebron Methodist Church in Grove Hill, Alabama. He was a region ...


Jean Trammell, 81, Dahlonega
Mrs. Jean Trammell, age 81, of Dahlonega passed away Saturday, June 26, 2021.  Mrs. Trammell was born in Lumpkin County on September 23, 1939 to the late Henry and Amanda H ...


Henrietta Hunt Lee, 84, Cleveland
Mrs. Henrietta Hunt Lee, age 84, of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, June 26, 2021. Mrs. Lee was born in Cleveland to the late Henry and Kate Dooly Hunt.  In addition to pa ...
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