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Local Obits for Sat. Jul 10th, 2021


Doris Hoagland Heinze, 98, Buford
Doris Hoagland Heinze, 98, of Buford, GA, died Saturday, July 10, 2021. Mrs. Heinze has been cremated and no service is scheduled at this time. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel 770-94 ...
Amy Graham Long, 46, Buford
Amy Graham Long, age 46, Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, July 10, 2021. She is survived by her husband of twenty-five years, Robert W. Long, Buford, GA; daughters, Karen Lynn L ...


John Richard Plant, 61, Demorest
John Richard Plant, age 61, of Demorest, Georgia entered into his eternal glory on Saturday, July 10, 2021. Mr. Plant was born on February 3, 1960 in Washington Courthouse, Ohio ...


Connie Delores Sims, Gainesville
Connie Delores Sims was born on July 23, 1949 in Gainesville, GA. to the late Rev. Charlie Sims, Jr and the late Conchita Sims. She was called home to be with the Lord on July 10, ...
Stacy Lee Morrison, 51, Gainesville
Stacy Lee Morrison, age 51, of Gainesville, GA passed away Saturday, July 10, 2021. Dad, we love you. You will be missed. You will always be in our hearts. He was a nice guy ...
William I. Sykes, Jr., known as Sonny Sykes, of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, July 10, 2021. He was born in West Palm Beach, FL to the late William I. Sykes, Sr., and Mary Kin ...


Konstantinos Barikos, 93, Tucker
Konstantinos Barikos, age 93, Tucker, GA passed away Saturday, July 10, 2021. He is survived by his wife of sixty years, Evangelia “Evelyn” Barikos, Tucker, GA; childre ...


Nadine Barnes, 59, Cleveland
Nadine Barnes, age 59, of Cleveland, passed away on Saturday, July 10, 2021. Mrs. Barnes was born on July 24, 1961, in Cleveland, Georgia, to the late Roy and Willie Mae Boggs S ...
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