Thursday August 5th, 2021 1:53AM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Jul 4th, 2021


Dorris L. Williams (Willie) of Cumming, Georgia entered into eternal life at his home on Friday, July 2, 2021. Dorris was born October 10, 1944 in Alpharetta, Georgia to Mildred an ...


Margaret Roberts Kirkpatrick, age 93, of Buford, GA and the Ivy Creek Community passed away on Sunday, July 4, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty years, Glendo ...


Gordon D. Drumm, 37, Flowery Branch
  Gordon D. Drumm, age 37, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Sunday, July 4, 2021. He was preceded in death by his sister, Jody Bejin. He is survived by mother of his ch ...
Teofanes Antonio Gonzalez, 61, Gainesville
  Mr. Teofanes Antonio Gonzalez, age 61, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, July 4, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville. Funeral Services will ...


William Merritt Bostic, 81, Braselton
  William Merritt Bostic, age 81, of Braselton passed away Sunday, July 4, 2021  Memorial services will be held with military honors 6:00 pm Thursday, July 8, 2021 at ...


Robert “Mac” Malcolm Jones September 8, 1955 – July 4, 2021 Our beloved Mac was called home on July 4, 2021 where he found his Independence Day and Freedom& ...


Franklin Eugene Barnes, 86, Carnesville
Franklin Eugene Barnes, 86, of the New Bethel community, passed away July 4, 2021 at his home. Born October 24, 1934, in Banks County, he was the son of the late Leonard R. and ...


Mr. Richard Wayne Burton, II, age 29 of Cannon Road, Toccoa passed away Sunday, July 4, 2021 at his residence.   A son of Richard Burton, Jr. and Tammy Brady Burton, he was ...
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