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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Jul 2nd, 2021


Frank A. Heard, 78, Cumming
Frank A. Heard, age 78, passed away at home on July 2, 2021. He was a lifelong resident of the Shady Grove community in Cumming, Georgia, and a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church ...
Mary Catherine Plemmons received her wings Friday, July 2, 2021. She was the first of triplet girls born October 26, 1951. She was a member of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church. Cathy lov ...


Lorene Jones Norris, 79, Dacula
Mrs. Lorene Jones Norris, age 79 of Dacula, Ga passed away on Friday, July 2, 2021 at Arbor Terrace Hamilton Mill following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled f ...


Marie Cochran Franklin, 73, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Marie Cochran Franklin, age 73 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Friday, July 2, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton. Mrs. Franklin was born February 26, 194 ...
Roxilea "Roxie" Jones Goble, 86, Gainesville
Roxilea (Roxie) Jones Goble passed away peacefully at Northeast Georgia Medical Center on July 2, 2021 surrounded by family. Roxie was born at Coker Hospital in Canton, Georgia ...
Commander David Ross Markey, 86, Gainesville
Commander David Ross Markey, USCG Ret., passed away suddenly on July 2, 2021.    He was born in Canton, Ohio April 8, 1935 to Marjorie and Edward Markey. He graduat ...
Sarah Deann Conner Monego, 39, Gainesville
Sarah Deann Conner Monego, age 39, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Friday, July 2, 2021.     Celebration of Life will be held at 2:00 pm Friday, July 9, 2021 ...


Stacy Diana Swofford, 49, Dahlonega
Stacy Diana Swofford, 49 of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Friday, July 2, 2021 at her home after an extended illness. She loved to spend time with her children, grandchildren a ...


Mrs. Margaret Estelle McCall Marsengill, age 76 of Hammond Drive, Toccoa, GA, passed away Friday, July 2, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Braselton, GA. A daught ...
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