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Local Obits for Sun. Jan 3rd, 2021


Cheryl Denise Sims, 62, Winder
Cheryl Denise Sims was born on July 12, 1958. She was the daughter of the late Mrs. Annie Ruth Dukes Jones and Mr. Clyde Jones Jr. She departed this life on January 3, 2021. She ...


Jean Powell Gilreath, 83, Dawsonville
Jean Powell Gilreath, 83, of Dawsonville passed away suddenly on Sunday January 3, 2021. Born October 29, 1937 to the late Claude and Lois Powell, she was a native of Dawson Cou ...


Terry J. Maddox, 59, Sugar Hill
Terry J. Maddox, age 59, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away Sunday, January 3, 2021. He was preceded in death by his father, William Bill Maddox; brother, Tommy Maddox; and stepfather, ...
Paul N. Froble, 81, Suwanee
Paul N. Froble, 81, of Suwanee, GA, died Sunday, January 3, 2021. Funeral service will be held Saturday, January 9, 2021 at 11 AM at The Catholic Church of St. Monica, Duluth. Fr. ...
Charlotte H. Vickers, 95, Dacula
Mrs. Charlotte H. Vickers, 95, of Dacula, passed away peacefully at her residence on Sunday, January 3, 2021 following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 ...


Philip T. Raymond, Jr., 95, Macon, formerly of Cornelia
Philip T. Raymond, Jr., age 95 of Macon formerly of Cornelia, passed away at Friendship Healthcare on January 3, 2021 from complications of Covid.   Born in Flint, Michi ...


Lenore Maureen Bell, 85, Oakwood
  Mrs. Lenore Maureen Bell, age 85, of Oakwood, Georgia arrived in Heaven early in the morning of Sunday, January 3, 2021. Her Homegoing service will be held on Tuesda ...
Jesus Covarrubias-Quintero, 76, Gainesville
  Mr. Jesus Covarrubias-Quintero, 76, of Gainesville, GA passed away Sunday, January 3, 2021 at his residence. Funeral Services will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, ...
James Lee Shepard, 61, Gainesville
  Mr. James Lee Shepard, 61, of Gainesville, GA, passed away Sunday, January 3, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville Campus. Born on October 6, 1959 in ...
Reba Joyce Smith, 78, Gainesville
Reba Joyce Smith, aged 78, of Gainesville, GA died on Sunday, January 3, 2021. A private, family Graveside Service will be held at 3:00 pm on Tuesday, January 5, 2021&nbs ...
Coy Clinton Wilson, 74, Lula
Coy Clinton Wilson, age 74 of Lula, passed away Sunday, January 3, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.    The family will receive friends on Wednesday, January 6 ...


John Russell Clark, 69, Commerce
John Russell Clark, 69, passed peacefully the evening of Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at his home in Commerce, GA.   John was born in Bristol, VA to Russell & Virginia Cl ...


Betty Jean Cagle, 80, Dahlonega
  Mrs. Betty Jean Cagle, age 80, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, January 3, 2021. Mrs. Cagle was born on May 24, 1940 to the late Brown Walker and the late Kate Patton. ...
Estelle Velva Cain, 99, Dahlonega
Mrs. Estelle Velva Cain, age 99 of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Sunday, January 3, 2021. She was born on January 16, 1921 in Dawsonville, Georgia to the late John Dale and the ...
Emmett Anthony “Tony” Sousa died peacefully of prostate cancer on January 3, 2021, at his Dahlonega home,  surrounded by family and friends.  He was born in F ...
James Thompson, 64, Dahlonega
Mr. James Thompson, age 64 of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, January 3, 2021. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced later.  To share a me ...


Susanne K. Bean, 83, Woodstock
Mrs. Susanne K. Bean, 83, of Woodstock, GA passed away January 3, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 7, 2021 in the Chapel of Memorial Park F ...


Bobby Mitchell Ward, 84, Eastanollee
Mr. Bobby Mitchell Ward, age 84 of Buena Vista Drive, Eastanollee passed away Sunday, January 3, 2021 at his residence. A son of the late Everett M. and Clela Barnes Ward, he wa ...
Prince, poultry pioneer, dies at 93
Jack Prince of Gainesville, the man who invented the chicken deboning machine, has died at the age of 93.
Betty Lynn, Thelma Lou on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' has died
Betty Lynn, who was best known as Barney Fife's sweetheart Thelma Lou on “The Andy Griffith Show,” has died at the age of 95
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92
Jane Powell, who starred in Hollywood golden age musicals, has died
Michael Constantine of 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' dies at 94
Michael Constantine, an Emmy Award-winning character actor who reached worldwide fame playing the Windex bottle-toting father of the bride in the 2002 film “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” has died
Willard Scott, weatherman on NBC's 'Today' show, dies at 87
Willard Scott, the beloved weatherman who charmed viewers of NBC’s “Today” show with his self-deprecating humor and cheerful personality, has died
Actor Ed Asner, TV's blustery Lou Grant, dies at 91
Actor Ed Asner, the blustery but lovable Lou Grant in two successful television series, has died
Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts dies at age 80
Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts has died at the age of 80