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Local Obits for Tue. Jul 13th, 2021


Linda Picco Marotta, 73, Suwanee
Linda Picco Marotta, age 73, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Tuesday, July 13, 2021.  She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Rosalie Testa Picco.  She is surviv ...


Marie Loggins, 78, Demorest
Mrs. Marie Loggins, age 78, of Demorest, passed away Tuesday, July 13, 2021. Mrs. Loggins was born in Hall County to the late James Marion and Thelma Dodd Wiley.  In additi ...


Audrey Ann Armstrong, 82, Gainesville
Audrey Ann Armstrong, age 82, of Gainesville GA passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 13, 2021.     She was born in Chicago, IL to the late Edmund and Clara ...
Dennis Lamar Jones, 83, Gainesville
Dennis Lamar Jones, 83, of Gainesville passed away on July 13 at NE Ga Medical Center.  Funeral Services will be held on Friday, July 16 at 3:00 at Memorial Park Funeral Ho ...
Mark D. McDaniel, 51, Flowery Branch
Mark D. McDaniel, age 51, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away July 13, 2021.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Danielle McDaniel; parents, Otis and Joyce Buice McDaniel.&nb ...


Vernon Cleo Duvall, 85, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Vernon Cleo Duvall, age 85, of Jefferson, Georgia, who passed away peacefully with loving goodbyes from family and friends on, ...
Phyllis M. Potter, 92, Braselton
Phyllis M. Potter, age 92, daughter of Cecil and May Hughes, passed away on July 13, 2021 in Braselton, GA.  A celebration of Phyllis’s life will be scheduled at a later ...


James Stephen Banks, 58, Boynton Beach, Fl
James Stephen Banks, 58, of Boynton Beach, FL, died Tuesday, July 13, 2021. A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 24, 2021 at 12 PM at Friendship Community Baptist Church, ...
Mary “Cookie” Harman Tarter, age 77, Mobile, AL passed away July 13, 2021.  She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Joel Tarter, Mobile, AL; children, Debbi (L ...


Betty C. Lawson, 89, Cleveland
Betty C. Lawson, 89 of Cleveland passed away Tuesday July 13, 2021 at her residence. Born in Forsyth County, Mrs. Lawson had lived in Hall County for most of her life, before mo ...
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