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Local Obits for Wed. Jan 27th, 2021


Ethel Montez Marlow, 86, Maysville
Ethel Montez Marlow age 86 of Maysville entered heaven Wednesday January 27, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville surrounded by her family. Ethel was born O ...
Jimmy Lee Wilmoth, 78, Maysville
Jimmy Lee Wilmoth, age 78, of Maysville passed away Wednesday January 27, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville surrounded by his family. Jimmy was born in A ...


Lisa E. (Lilo) Pair, 62, Cumming
Lisa E. (Lilo) Pair, 62, of Cumming passed away Wednesday, January 27, 2021. Lisa had such a beautiful soul and a heart of gold. She was always so considerate; if you needed her, s ...


Donald Ray Akin, 77, Lawrenceville
Donald Ray Akin, 77, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Wednesday, January 27, 2021. He was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Ann Lord Akin; parents, James Horace and Carolyn ...
Gloria Acevedo Montijo, 77, of Dacula, GA, died Wednesday, January 27, 2021. A Celebration of Life Service will be held with her family and friends. Interment will be at Hamilton M ...


James Robert Reeves Jr., Clarkesville
James Robert Reeves Jr. (Jim) of Dahlonega, GA passed away on January 14, 2021.  He was born April 21, 1948 in Clarkesville, GA and preceded in death by his parents , Bob and ...
William “Bill” Clyde Hill, age 70, of Demorest, passed away on Wednesday, January 27, 2021. Mr. Hill was born on July 17, 1950, in Atlanta, Georgia, to the late Clif ...
Mike Ray, 72, Cornelia
Mr. Mike Ray, 72, of Cornelia and a life-long resident of Habersham County, passed away peacefully on January 27, 2021, surrounded by his wife and children.  David Michael ...


Beverly Hudgins Randall Foss, age 72 of Oakwood, GA, passed away on Wednesday, January 27, 2021, of complications from Covid-19.  Beverly was born on April 26, 1948 in Blak ...


Vera Mae Jackson, 79, Commerce
Vera Mae Jackson was born January 30, 2021 in Commerce, GA to the late Brady and the late Annie Sue Rucker. Three days before her 80th birthday, God called her home on January 27, ...


Gary Lee Barnes, 74, Carrollton
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Gary Lee Barnes, age 74 of Carrollton, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, January 27, 2021.  Mr. Barnes was bo ...
Mr. Harold Mack Parker of Austell, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at Northside Gwinnett Hospital. Services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, January 31, 2021 ...


Mark Leroy Dieffenbacher, 68, Cleveland
Mark Leroy Dieffenbacher, age 68, of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, January 27, 2021.   Mr. Dieffenbacher was born in Pennsylvania to the late Leroy and Katherin ...
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...