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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Jan 23rd, 2021

Banks

Mr. Talmadge Marcus “Mark” Galloway, age 60, of Commerce, GA died Saturday, January 23, 2021 at Piedmont Athens.  Mr. Galloway was born in Demorest to the late H ...

Dawson

Robert Thurmond, 77, Dawsonville
Robert Thurmond, 77, of Dawsonville passed away Saturday January 23, 2021 at his residence. Born September 8, 1943 to the late Leland and Christine Thurmond, he was a lifelong r ...

Forsyth

Dorothy Wray “Dotty” Burney of Cumming passed away Saturday, January 23, 2021. Dotty had the biggest heart of anyone and was loved by all who knew her. She was well kno ...

Hall

Mr. John William “J.W.” Beck, 80, of Oakwood passed away Saturday, January 23, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at Gre ...
Maude Lena Daniels, 83, Gainesville
Maude Lena Daniels, 83, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, January 23, 2021.  Maude Lena Daniels was born November 20, 1937 in Gainesville, Ga. She departed this life on ...
Jose Mendez Madrigal, 68, Oakwood
Mr. Jose Mendez Madrigal, age 68, of Oakwood passed away Saturday, January 23, 2021 at his residence, surrounded by his family. Funeral Mass will be 2:00 P.M. Friday, January 29 ...
Lorene "Mammy" Pass Norris, 84, Gainesville
Lorene “Mammy” Pass Norris age 84 of Gainesville entered heaven Saturday January 23, 2021 at her residence surrounded by her loving family.   Lorene was born ...
Kenneth Gary Passmore, 52, Gainesville
Mr. Kenneth Gary Passmore, 52, of Gainesville passed away January 23, 2021 at his residence following an extended illness.   Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. o ...
Ernest Andrew Webb, 80, Gainesville
Mr. Ernest Andrew Webb, 80, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, January 23, 2021 at his residence. Private Funeral services will be held in the Chapel of Memorial Park Funeral ...
Roy James Williamson, 63, Gainesville
Roy James Williamson age 63 of Gainesville passed away Saturday January 23, 2021 at New Horizon Lanier Park. Roy was born January 1, 1958 in Gainesville to Corine Gravitt Clark ...

Lumpkin

Harold William Jarrard, 83, Dahlonega
Mr. Harold William Jarrard, age 83, of Dahlonega passed away Saturday, January 23, 2021. Mr. Jarrard was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. He was born on June 7, ...
Clyde Marie McCandless, 97, Dahlonega
Mrs. Clyde Marie McCandless, age 97, of Dahlonega passed away Saturday, January 23, 2021.  Complete funeral arrangements will be announced later and are in the care of Ande ...

Other

John Robert (Bob) Sheuring, 79, formally of Athens
John Robert (Bob) Sheuring, 79, formally of Athens, GA passed on January 23, 2021. Born on April 22, 1941, he was the son of the late Dr. John Joseph and Delora Cossette Sheuring o ...

Stephens

Karen Ayers Harvey, 63, Eastanollee
Mrs. Karen Ayers Harvey, age 63 of Wolf Pit Road, Eastanollee passed away Saturday, January 23, 2021 at the Stephens County Hospital. A daughter of Vera Mae Turner Ayers and the ...
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...