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Local Obits for Thu. Jan 28th, 2021


Sarah Elaine Terry, 29, Buford
  Sarah Elaine Terry, age 29, of  Buford, GA, passed away January 28, 2021.  She was preceded in death by her mother, Shannon Elaine Terry.  She is survived ...


Pauline Reeves Davis, 95, Clarkesville
Mrs. Pauline Reeves Davis, age 95 of Clarkesville passed away Thursday, January 28, 2021 surrounded by her family. A daughter of the late John and Myrtle Farlee Reeves, she was ...


Victor Vellez, Gainesville
Mr. Victor Vellez of Gainesville passed away on January 28, 2021. He was born March 29, 1982 to Reynaldo and Ines Vellez in Miahuatlan, Daxaca, Mexico. The family will receiv ...
Mr. William “Billy” Allen Martin of Lula, GA passed away on Thursday, January 28, 2021 at Athens Regional Hospital. Mr. Martin was born August 14, 1959 to the late T ...
Bobbie Jean McGee, 84, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Bobbie Jean McGee of Flowery Branch passed away on Thursday, January 28, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Braselton. Mrs. McGee was born January 30, 1936 to the ...
Nelly Gisel Perez Rafael, 28, Gainesville
Ms. Nelly Gisel Perez Rafael, age 28, of Gainesville, GA, passed away Thursday, January 28, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, February 5, 2021 at St. J ...
Saulo Suarez-Bernal, 40, Gainesville
Mr. Saulo Suarez-Bernal, 40, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, January 28, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 4, 2021 in the Chapel of Mem ...


Beverly Ruth Pittman, 88, Nicholson
Mrs. Beverly Ruth Pittman, age 88, of Nicholson, GA died Thursday, January 28, 2021 at Piedmont Athens.  Mrs. Pittman was born in Nicholson to the late Lovie Thurston and Lucy ...
James Paul Presley, 73, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. James Paul Presley, age 73 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Thursday, January 28, 2021.  Mr. Presley was ...


Horace Coleman Croy, 82, Dahlonega
Mr. Horace Coleman Croy, age 82, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, January 28, 2021.  Complete funeral arrangements will be announced later and are in the care of Anderson ...


Dallas Van Parker, 87, Westminster, South Carolina
Mr. Dallas Van Parker, age 87 of Rivoli Point Road, Westminster, South Carolina passed away Thursday, January 28, 2021 at the Oconee Memorial Hospital.   A son of t ...
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...