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Local Obits for Sun. Jan 24th, 2021


Shelley Marie Towler, 30, Auburn
Ms. Shelley Marie Towler, age 30, of Auburn, Georgia, passed away Sunday, January 24, 2021.          No services at this time.        ...


Boualam Rattanaxay, 79, Mount Airy
Boualam Rattanaxay, age 79, of Mount Airy, Georgia, died Sunday, January 24, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm, Saturday, January 30, 2021, at the Whitfield Funeral ...


Jeanette Wheeler, 87, Gainesville
  Jeanette Wheeler, 87, of Gainesville, GA went home to the Lord January 24, 2021, surrounded by her family. Jeanette was married to Bill Wheeler, Jr. in August 1952 in ...
Betty Jean Bradford, 84, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Betty Jean Bradford, age 84, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, January 24, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Braselton.   Services will be held at a l ...
Hoyt A. Cleveland, 55, Gainesville
Hoyt A. Cleveland, 55, of Gainesville passed away Sunday January 24, 2021, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Hoyt was born on November 11, 1965 in Winder, GA to Ed ...
Jason Owen Crow, 49, Gainesville
Jason Owen Crow, 49, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family late Sunday, January 24th in his home in Marietta, GA, after a year-long battle with cancer. He is survi ...
Kathleen Aaron Edwards, 101, Gainesville
Mrs. Kathleen Aaron Edwards peacefully passed into the loving arms of her Lord and Savior on the morning of January 24, 2021 at The Phoenix at Lake Lanier.  Kathleen was ...
James Donald Parks, 95, Gainesville
Mr. James Donald Parks, 95, of Gainesville passed away on Sunday, January 24, 2021 following an extended illness.  James was a lifelong resident of Hall county.  He worke ...
Carl David Roberts, 77, Flowery Branch
Mr. Carl David Roberts, 77, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, January 24, 2021.   At the family’s request no services will be held.   Memorial Park ...
Howard "Bud" Turner, age 88, of the Rock Springs Community in Lula, Georgia passed away on Saturday, January 23, 2021. Mr. Turner was born on May 16, 1932 to the late ...


Sarah Ann Woods Bolt, 76, Jefferson
  Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mrs. Sarah Ann Woods Bolt, age 76, of Jefferson, who went home to be with Jesus on Sunday, January 24, 2021. Mrs. B ...
Sadie Motes Hubbard, 82, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Ms. Sadie Motes Hubbard, age 82 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Sunday, January 24, 2021.  Ms. Hubbard was b ...


Alma Mount Abernathy, 100, Stone Mountain
Alma Mount Abernathy, of Stone Mountain, GA, and most recently, Presbyterian Village in Austell, GA, passed away on January 24, 2021, after a brief battle with COVID-19. She was 10 ...
Glenn Edward Kirk, 72, Ellijay
Glenn Edward Kirk age 72 of Ellijay passed away Sunday January 24, 2021 at the Piedmont Mountainside Hospital.   Glenn was born in Roswell to the late Hugh Glenn & H ...


Judy Robinson Smith, 74, Tiger
  Judy Robinson Smith, age 74, of Tiger, Georgia, passed away on January 24, 2021. Judy was born the daughter of the late Ralph Robinson and the late Marjorie Carpente ...
Vernon Jordan, activist, former Clinton adviser, has died
According to a statement from his daughter, Vernon Jordan, a civil rights activist and former adviser to President Bill Clinton, has died
Mincey Marble founder, marble innovator dies at 86
​Kenneth Mincey, who founded Gainesville-based Mincey Marble cast marble company, passed away at the age of 86 Friday.
Jo Ann Adams, Gainesville's first female pharmacist, dies at 93
When Jo Ann Trapnell Adams graduated from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy, she was just 20 years old.
Marty Schottenheimer, NFL coach with 200 wins, dies at 77
The longtime NFL coach Marty Schottenheimer has died
Mary Wilson, longest-reigning original Supreme, dies at 76
Mary Wilson, the longest-reigning original Supreme, has died at 76 years old
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. dies at 67
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. has died after battling prostate and other cancers
Oscar winner, ‘Sound of Music’ star Christopher Plummer dies
Christopher Plummer, the dashing award-winning actor who played Captain von Trapp in the film “The Sound of Music” and at 82 became the oldest Academy Award winner in history, has died
Hal Holbrook, prolific actor who played Twain, dies at 95
Award-winning character actor Hal Holbrook who toured the world as Mark Twain in a one-man show and uttered the immortal advice “Follow the money” in the political thriller “All the President’s Men,” has died