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Local Obits for Tue. Jan 5th, 2021


Shirley Jane Ewing, 49, Auburn
Shirley Jane Ewing, age 49, of Auburn passed away Tuesday, January 5, 2021  Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Thursday, January 7, 2021 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel.  ...


Donna Lorraine McCall, 89, Cumming
On Tuesday, January 5, 2021, Donna Lorraine McCall (Kress), loving wife to Tom, passed away at the age of 89. Donna was born in Mitchell, SD on September 29, 1931 to Lorraine and H ...


Daniel Lawrence Sullivan, born January 28, 1925, in St. Claire Shores, Michigan, passed away on January 5, 2021, at the age of 95 years. He was the third child of Loretta and ...
Emil Medrea, 60, Lawrenceville
Emil Medrea, age 60, of Lawrenceville, GA  passed away December 25, 2020.  He is survived by his wife Aurelia Medrea; daughter, Julia Medrea; mother, Anghelina Manitiu Fa ...


Retha Mae Fountain Wrenn, 86, Clarkesville
Retha Mae Fountain Wrenn, 86 of Clarkesville passed away Tuesday January 5, 2021 at Habersham Home East following an extended illness. Born in Franklin County, Georgia on Novembe ...
Larry L. Copeland, 77, Clarkesville
Larry L. Copeland, age 77 of Clarkesville, GA passed away on Tuesday, January 5, 2021. He was born in Stephens County on January 30, 1943. He was the son of the late John Troy a ...


Amie Nicole Broome Baird, 41, Gainesville
Amie Nicole Broome Baird, age 41, of Gainesville, GA passed away at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, while in hospice care Tuesday, January 5, 2021. She was a loving daughter, ...
Greta Bye Carter, 92, Gainesville
Greta Bye Carter, 92, passed away Tuesday, January 5th at Manor Lake Memory Care in Gainesville, Georgia.   An open service will be held Saturday, January 9th at 1:00 pm, a ...
Irene Dixon, 84, Gainesville
Irene Dixon 84 of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday January 5th. Irene Esland Dixon was born on August 10, 1936 to the Late Emma Esland Burke and Lewis Esland Sr. in Helen Al ...
Evelyn Matthews Freeze, 89, Gainesville
Evelyn Matthews Freeze age 89 of Gainesville passed away Tuesday January 5, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville. Evelyn was born February 7, 1931 in Gaines ...


Hazel Gresham Watson, 82, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mrs. Hazel Gresham Watson, age 82, of Jefferson, who passed away on Tuesday, January 5, 2021. Mrs. Watson was a daughter to t ...
Robert (Bob) Earl Morgan, Jr., age 64, of  Commerce passed away Tuesday, January 5, 2021.   Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at Pond F ...


Teodoro Cerda-Silva, 75, Alpharetta
Teodoro Cerda-Silva 75, of Alpharetta passed away January 5, 2021 at Northside Forsyth Hospital. Funeral services will be held Tuesday January 12, 2021 at 11am from St. John Paul I ...


Margaret Savage Minor, 85, Cleveland
Margaret Savage Minor, 85 of Cleveland passed away Tuesday January 5, 2021. Born in Hall County, Mrs. Minor had lived in White County for a number of years.  She  ...
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...