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Local Obits for Fri. Jul 9th, 2021


Andrew David Bruce, 41, Homer
Andrew David Bruce, age 41, of Homer, Georgia passed away on Friday, July 9, 2021. Mr. Bruce was born on August 23, 1979 in Bradenton, Florida. He was preceded in death by his f ...


  Robert “Bob” George Huthwaite of Dawsonville, GA a loving husband, proud father and “funny and incredible” grandfather passed away Friday, July 9, ...


Robert Gates, 90, Dacula
Robert Gates, 90, of Dacula, GA, died Friday, July 9, 2021. Mr. Gates has been cremated and no service is scheduled at this time. Mr. Gates was a Veteran of the United States Army. ...


T.J. Kemp, 91, Gainesville
T.J. was born on October 18, 1929 to Fred and Idell Kemp and went to be with his heavenly father on Friday, July 9, 2021 after several years of declining health. T. J. retired fro ...
Daniel Joseph Lafferty, 60, Flowery Branch
Mr. Daniel Joseph Lafferty, age 60, of Flowery Branch passed away Friday, July 9, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, surrounded by his family. Services will be held at 11 ...
Jose Segrero-Sanchez, 70, Gainesville
Mr. Jose Segrero-Sanchez, 70, of Gainesville passed away July 9, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.   The family will receive friends at Memorial Park Funeral Hom ...
Teresa Kay West Towe, 61, Flowery Branch
Ms. Teresa Kay West Towe, 61, of Flowery Branch, passed away July 9, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton Campus. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Mo ...


Frances Marie Mauldin, 72, Dahlonega
Frances Marie Mauldin, age 72, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Friday, July 9, 2021. Family and friends will gather from 12 Noon until 3:00 PM Thursday, July 15, 2021 at Hillside C ...
Mark Wesley Parrish, 62, Dahlonega
Mark Wesley Parrish, age 62 of Dahlonega passed away on July 9, 2021.  He was a long time resident of Lumpkin County and enjoyed coaching basketball and restoring cars. &nb ...


Ferman James Gregory, 85, Eastonallee
Mr. Ferman James Gregory, age 85 of North Avenue, Eastanollee passed away Friday July 9, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A son of the late Mack and Leta Berrong Gr ...
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