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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. May 21st, 2022

Banks

Tessa Lynn Forrester Croy age 56 of Alto, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, May 17, 2022.    Born on November 11, 1965 in Tampa, Florida, she was the daughter of Thomas ...

Barrow

Sheila Ann Smith Bickerstaff, 62 of Winder passed away Monday May 16, 2022 at St. Mary's Hospital in Athens.   Born in Commerce, Georgia, Mrs. Bickerstaff had lived ...
Terry Lee Scott Sr., 66, Auburn
Terry Lee Scott, Sr, age 66, of Auburn, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 18, 2022.   Mr. Scott was born on November 16, 1955, in Flemington, New Jerse ...

Dawson

Emma Lou Higgins, 71, Dawsonville
Emma Lou Higgins, 71, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday May 19, 2022 following a period of declining health.   Born July 1, 1950, Emma Lou was originally from Forsyth ...
Margaret Miller Webb, 94, Dawsonville
Margaret Miller Webb, 94, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday, May 15, 2022, at her residence following a period of declining health. Born August 6, 1927, Margaret had been a resi ...

Gwinnett

Linda Carlisle Foster, 73, Buford
Linda Carlisle Foster, age 73, of Buford, GA, passed away on Monday, May 16, 2022.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Randolph and Mildred Wilkerson Carlisle; sister, ...
William R. “Bill” Mullinax, 68, of Buford, GA, died Sunday, May 15, 2022. Funeral service will be held Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 2 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. ...
Clint Weathers, 49, Buford
Clint Weathers, 49, of Greenville, SC, formerly of Buford, GA, died suddenly Thursday, May 19, 2022. Funeral service will be held Sunday, May 22, 2022 at 2 PM at Hamilton Mill Memo ...

Habersham

Michele Jeanne Abrams, 67, Clarkesville
Michele Jeanne Abrams, age 67, of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on May 15, 2022. Michele was born on June 4, 1954 to the late Jeanne and Robert Shaber in Long Island, New Yo ...
Billie Lee Davis, 37, Gainesville
Billie Lee Davis 37 of Gainesville passed away on Friday May 13th. Professional Service Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home.
Barbara Jean De Lorenzo, 81, Cornelia
Barbara Jean De Lorenzo, age 81, of Cornelia, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on May 13, 2022. Mrs. De Lorenzo was born January 30, 1941 to the late James V. and Angelina Gue ...
Deborah Ann Eller, 59, Demorest
Deborah Ann Eller, age 59 of Demorest, passed away Thursday, May 19, 2022.     Born on November 26, 1962, in Demorest, she was a daughter of the late David Dis ...
Mildred Louise Gudger Smith, age 91 of Demorest, passed away Thursday, May 19, 2022.    Born on March 28, 1931, in Turnerville, she was a daughter of the late Andre ...
Arlene Carlan Whiting, 87, Demorest
Arlene Carlan Whiting, age 87 of Demorest, Georgia took her heavenly flight home to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. ...
    Lieutenant Colonel “Coach” Curtis Williams, age 68 of Clarkesville, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, May 17, 2022. Born in Clark ...
Bobby Lee York Jr., 56, Clarkesville
Mr. Bobby Lee York, Jr.  age 56, of Clarkesville, Georgia., passed away on Thursday, May12, 2022.   Arrangements are incomplete at this time.   Arrangeme ...

Hall

Ông Harry Ngh?a ?? Do, 26, Gainesville
Ông Harry Ngh?a ?? Do, 26, of Gainesville, passed away Wednesday, May 18, 2022.   The family will receive friends in the Chapel of Memorial Park Funeral Home Sunda ...
Patsy Flanagan Lothridge, 80, Gainesville
Patsy Flanagan Lothridge, 80 of Gainesville passed away peacefully with her family by her side on May 17, 2022.   She was born to the late Hubert and Gladys Bulloch Flan ...
Della Lucille Thompson, “Lucy”, age 48, was born in Dahlonega, Georgia on February 27th, 1974. Lucy departed this life on May 11th, 2022, due to an extended illness and ...
Jimmye Elizabeth Foster Aaron, 84 of Gainesville passed away May 18, 2022 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center-Gainesville Campus. Jimmye was born July 11, 1937 in Star, Nort ...
John Allen Atkinson, 77, Gainesville
John Allen Atkinson, 77, of Gainesville, Ga., died on Friday, May 13, 2022.  A Graveside Service will be held at 2:00 p.m., on Sunday, May 22, 2022, at Hopewell United Methodi ...
Halie Goodson, 32, Buford
Halie Goodson, age 32, of Buford, Georgia formerly of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, May 17, 2022.   Halie was born on August 26, 1989 in Gainesville, Geor ...
Deacon Paul Edward Krarup, 71, Flowery Branch
Deacon Paul Edward Krarup, age 71, of Flowery Branch passed away Monday, May 16, 2022 at his residence, surrounded by his family.   A Funeral Mass will held 11:00 a.m., ...
Matthew Brandon Munday, 35, Gainesville
Matthew Brandon Munday, 35, of Gainesville, GA, died suddenly Tuesday, May 10, 2022. The family will receive friends Thursday, May 19, 2022 from 3 – 6 PM at Hamilton Mill Mem ...
Angel Navarro, 16, Gainesville
Mr. Angel Navarro, 16, passed away Tuesday, May 17, 2022. Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m., Monday, May 23, 2022 AT St. John Paul II Catholic Church. Interment will be i ...
Janet Victoria Helms Rector, 102, Gillsville
Mrs. Janet Victoria Helms Rector, 102, of Gillsville, GA, passed away Thursday, May 19, 2022 at Bell Minor Nursing Home. Funeral Services will be held at 3:30 p.m. Monday, May 2 ...
Horace Smallwood, 95, Gainesville
A memorial service will be held on Sunday, May 22, 2022 at Riverbend Church at 2:00 pm. Visitation will follow in the church theater.   Horace (AKA Daddy or J Horace or ...
Tracy Alan Smith, 57, Gainesville
Mr. Tracy Alan Smith, 57, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, May 21, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville, following an extended illness   Funeral serv ...
Walter "Vernon" Tomlin, Jr., 74, Gainesville
Mr. Walter “Vernon” Tomlin, Jr. age 74 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at New Horizon’s Nursing Home following an extended illness.  &n ...
Myrtle Ruth Truelove, 75, Murrayville
Mrs. Myrtle Ruth Truelove, 75, of Murrayville, passed away Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville. A Celebration of Life service will be held at ...

Jackson

Troyce Edward Atkinson, 81, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Troyce Edward Atkinson, age 81 of Jefferson, Georgia entered rest Monday, May 16, 2022.  Mr. Atkinson was born in Walton County, ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Rebecca Antoinette (Toni) Isler Curtis, age, 74 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest Friday, May 20, 2022.  Mrs. Curtis was bo ...
Sammy Gene Meeler, 71, Jefferson
Mr. Sammy Gene Meeler, age 71, of Jefferson passed away Friday, May 20, 2022 at his residence.  Mr. Meeler was born in Commerce to the late, Plumer and Cleo Bell Chitwood Meel ...
Russel Paul Twilley, 51, Jefferson
Russel Paul Twilley, age 51 of Jefferson, GA passed away on Thursday, May 19, 2022.   Born on May 22, 1970, in Atlanta, GA, Mr. Twilley was the son of Martha Duffel Twil ...

Lumpkin

Phillip Davis, 66, Dahlonega
Mr. Phillip Davis, age 66, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, May 13, 2022.    Complete funeral arrangements are in the care of Anderson-Underwood Funeral Home and wi ...
William "Daniel" Disspain, 66, Dahlonega
Mr. William "Daniel" Disspain, age 66, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Sunday, May 15, 2022. He was born on December 5, 1955 in Dahlonega to the late Rufus Henry Dis ...
Donald Charles Hughes, 88, Dahlonega
Mr. Donald Charles Hughes, age 88 of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, May 12, 2022. He was born on March 13, 1934 in New York to the late Edwin Hughes and the late Sand ...
Rebecca Joyce Nickelson, 64, Dahlonega
Mrs. Rebecca Joyce Nickelson, age 64, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, May 18, 2022.  She was born on July 1, 1957 to the late Marion Donald and Jessie Laverne ...
Mrs. Fannie Bell Black Satterfield, age 84, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, May 18, 2022. Fannie was born in Lumpkin County on November 27, 1937 to the late Tate ...

White

Lynda Barfield Berninger, 62, Cleveland
Mrs. Lynda Barfield Berninger, age 62, of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, May 17, 2022. Mrs. Berninger was born in Miami, FL to Phylis Ledford Barfield and the late Charles Barf ...
Edward Roy Fournier, 57, Cleveland
Edward Roy Fournier, age 57, of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, May 18, 2022.   Mr. Fournier was born on September 24, 1964, in Pontiac, Michigan, to the late Herbe ...
Betty White, TV’s Golden Girl, dies at 99
Actor Betty White, whose saucy, up-for-anything charm made her a television mainstay for more than 60 years, has died
Former US Senate majority leader Harry Reid dies at 82
Harry Reid, the former Senate majority leader and Nevada’s longest-serving member of Congress, has died at home in Henderson, Nevada
John Madden, Hall of Fame coach and broadcaster, dies at 85
The NFL says Hall of Fame coach turned broadcaster John Madden has died at age 85
Gainesville businessman James Simpson dies at 77, truck parade to be held in his honor
Gainesville businessman James Simpson, the force behind Simpson Trucking & Grading, Inc. in Gainesville, will be remembered in a funeral service Friday, Dec. 17 at Hopewell Baptist Church.
Michael Nesmith, the Monkee for all seasons, dies at 78
Michael Nesmith, the wool-hatted, guitar-strumming member of the 1960s, made-for-television rock band The Monkees, has died at 78
Al Unser, a four-time winner of Indianapolis 500, dies at 82
Al Unser, one of only four drivers to win the Indianapolis 500 a record four times, died Thursday following years of health issues
Pro Bowler, Super Bowl champ, GA Tech star wideout Demaryius Thomas dies at 33
Former NFL wide receiver Demaryius Thomas has died at the age of 33
Georgia Racing Hall of Famer Bud Lunsford passes away
Legendary Georgia racer and hall of famer Bud Lunsford of Gainesville passed away on Monday at the age of 86. Lunsford, a member of both the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame...