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Local Obits for Wed. Oct 21st, 2020

Forsyth

Billy Ray Shirley, 63, Cumming
Billy Ray Shirley, age 63, of Cumming, GA passed away October 21, 2020. He is survived by his sister, Lois Nichols, of White, GA, brothers & sisters-in-law, Calvin & El ...

Gwinnett

Vernon D. Cash, 90, Buford
Vernon D. Cash, age 90, of Buford, GA passed away on Tuesday, October 21, 2020.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Maxine B Cash;  daughter, Judy Porter Perkins; fath ...

Hall

Benny Ray "B.R." Holcomb, 87, Gillsville
Benny Ray “B.R.” Holcomb age 87 of Gillsville entered heaven Wednesday October 21, 2020 at his residence. B.R. was born in Gillsville February 12, 1933 to the late R ...

Rabun

Helen Rogers Nichols, 101, Clayton
After living for 101 years on Earth, Helen Rogers Nichols began living in Heaven on October 21, 2020. She was born on June 6, 1919 in the Germany Community to the late John Logan R ...
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92
Jane Powell, who starred in Hollywood golden age musicals, has died
Michael Constantine of 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' dies at 94
Michael Constantine, an Emmy Award-winning character actor who reached worldwide fame playing the Windex bottle-toting father of the bride in the 2002 film “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” has died
Willard Scott, weatherman on NBC's 'Today' show, dies at 87
Willard Scott, the beloved weatherman who charmed viewers of NBC’s “Today” show with his self-deprecating humor and cheerful personality, has died
Actor Ed Asner, TV's blustery Lou Grant, dies at 91
Actor Ed Asner, the blustery but lovable Lou Grant in two successful television series, has died
Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts dies at age 80
Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts has died at the age of 80
Country singer Tom T. Hall dies; wrote ‘Harper Valley PTA’
Singer-songwriter Tom T
Former Hall County School Superintendent Doug Winters dies at 82
Dr. Douglas Harry Winters, a former superintendent for the Hall County School District, died Wednesday, Aug. 11 at the age of 82.