Sunday January 23rd, 2022 4:37PM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
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 ...
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...