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Local Obits for Wed. Jan 6th, 2021


Alysha Brooke Brock, 29, Dawsonville
Alysha Brooke Brock, 29, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday January 6, 2021 following a sudden illness. Born August 20, 1991, Alysha was a lifelong resident of Dawson County a ...


John Wyndell Hughes, Jr., age 63, passed into glory at home on Wednesday, January 6, 2021. John was born in Duluth, Georgia, at Joan Glancey Memorial Hospital on April 2, 1957, to ...


William Carlos “Bill” Jackson, Homer formerly of Decutur
William Carlos “Bill” Jackson of Homer and formerly of Decatur, died peacefully on January 6, 2021. Bill was born March 18, 1938, in Memphis, TN to the late Sarah Eli ...


Daniel Brantley Carver III, age 33, of Lula, GA passed away Wednesday, January 6, 2021 following a sudden illness. He had a heart of gold and would give the shirt off his back t ...
Jimmy Dean Dailing, 72, Gainesville
Born in Fort Supply, Oklahoma on August 7, 1948, son of late Glen E. Keeton and Virginia Keeton. Jimmy Dean Dailing passed away peacefully in the presence ...
Joan H. Dispain, 87, Gainesville
Mrs. Joan H. Dispain age 87 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Wednesday January 06, 2021 at her residence following an extended illness.  Funeral services will be held on S ...


Janet Leaphart Robertson, 64, Hoschton
Janet Leaphart Robertson, age 64, of  Hoschton, GA passed away on Wednesday, January 6, 2021. She was preceded in death by her parents, Bob and Ella Graham Leaphart, and broth ...


Alma Seabolt Grindle, 93, Dahlonega
Alma Seabolt Grindle, age 93, of Dahlonega went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, January 6, 2021 after a sudden illness. She was born on September 15, 1927 to the late Esborn Seab ...
Myrna L. Wallace, 83, Dahlonega
Myrna L. Wallace, age 83 of Dahlonega passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 6, 2021.  Complete arrangements will be announced later and are in the care of Anderson-U ...
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
Country singer Tom T. Hall dies; wrote ‘Harper Valley PTA’
Singer-songwriter Tom T
Former Hall County School Superintendent Doug Winters dies at 82
Dr. Douglas Harry Winters, a former superintendent for the Hall County School District, died Wednesday, Aug. 11 at the age of 82.
Former CDC official from Gainesville dies at age 69
Gainesville native Dr. Thomas Weston Hodge III, the former Director of Immunogenetics at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, died July 31 in St. Simon's Island, Ga.