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Obituary Archive
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 ...
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...