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Local Obits for Fri. Jan 8th, 2021

Banks

Mr. Larry Kimsey Beck, Sr. 72, of Lula, GA., passed away Friday, January 8, 2021 at his residence following an extended illness. A private graveside service will be held at 11:0 ...

Barrow

Donald “Doodle” Clarence Crowe, age 44, of Winder passed away Friday, January 8, 2021. Funeral services will be held 11:00 am Monday, January 11, 2021 at Lawson Funeral ...

Gwinnett

Mercedes Gutierrez, 75, Lilburn
Mercedes Gutierrez, age 75, of Lilburn, GA passed away Friday, January 8, 2021. She is survived by her daughters, Brigitte Silva, Vickie Bahr; son, Dennis Gutierrez; granddaughters ...
Kenneth Ray Parsons, 89, Buford
Kenneth Ray Parsons, age 89, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, January 8, 2021. He was preceded in death by his parents, Harry and Christine Miller Parsons; and sister, Naomi Br ...

Habersham

Emma Roberts Turner, 88, Clarkesville
Emma Roberts Turner, age 88, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 8, 2021.   She was born on October 7, 1932 in Clarkesville at the fami ...

Hall

Jewell Esco Beck, 75, Gainesville
Mr. Jewell Esco Beck age 75 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Friday January 08, 2021 following an extended illness.          Memorial services will be ...
Marian Nell Brown, 70, Gainesville
Marian Nell Brown, affectionately known as “Doo”, was born on November 7, 1950 to the late Roscoe Brown and the late Edith Brown. She was called home to be with the Lor ...
Phyllis Annette Edney, 75, Gainesville
Mrs. Phyllis Annette Edney, age 75, of Gainesville, formerly of Louisiana passed away on Friday, January 8, 2021.  She was born on October 12, 1945 to the late Arlon and Dorot ...
Everett Elliott, 76, Gainesville
Everett Elliott, 76, of Gainesville, passed away Friday, January 8, 2021.  Born November 27, 1944, Everett was the son of the late Edwin Elliott and Thelma Pirkle Elliott. He ...
Sandra Lavon Jones Jenkins, 74, Gainesville
Mrs. Sandra Lavon Jones Jenkins age 74 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Friday January 8, 2021 at her residence following an extended illness.      Funeral servi ...
Damaris Evans Martin, 88, Gainesville
Damaris Evans Martin, 88, of Gainesville went home to meet her Savior on Friday, January 8, 2021.  The eldest of 3 daughters, Damaris was a lifelong resident of Hall County bo ...
Louise Jackson Maxwell, 83, Clermont
Louise Jackson Maxwell, age 83, of Clermont, passed away on Friday, January 8, 2021.  Born on December 9, 1937, in Hall County, she was a daughter of the late Leonard and ...
Ethel Pierce, 89, Gainesville
Mrs. Ethel Pierce, 89, of Gainesville, GA passed away Friday, January 8, 2021 at her residence following an extended illness. A private funeral service for family will be held a ...
  On Friday, January 8, 2021, James Michael “Jim” Stuart, loving husband father and friend passed away at the age of 50. Jim was born May 15, 1970 in A ...

Jackson

Roberta Marie Stull Mason, 82, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Ms. Roberta Marie Stull Mason, age 82 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, January 8, 2021.  Ms. Mason was born in San ...

Lumpkin

Jean passed away to the arms of her dear Savior Jesus Christ on Jan, 8th 2021. Jean,  as most knew her was born on May 18, 1932 to Maylon and Viola Reynolds in Winston-Salem, ...
Lula Adeline Grizzle, 93, Dahlonega
Mrs. Lula Adeline Grizzle, age 93, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, January 8, 2021.  She was born on July 18, 1927 to the late Lewis and Mammie Arrendale Gable.  In addi ...
Kenneth Bolling, 64, Dahlonega
Kenneth Bolling age 64 of Dahlonega passed away on January 8th, 2021 following an extended illness. Mr. Bolling loved old Nascar, black and white tv shows, w ...

Other

Harold Thomas Branton, 91, River Ridge, LA
Harold Thomas (Tom) Branton entered into eternal rest peacefully on Friday, January 8, 2021 at the age of 91. Tom was born on July 23, 1929 in Cartersville, Georgia, to the la ...
Nell Fortson, 73, Colbert
Nell Fortson, age 73 of Colbert, GA passed away Friday, January 8, 2021 at North Ridge Medical Center.   Born on May 22, 1947 in Commerce, GA, Mrs. Fortson was the daugh ...

Stephens

Mr. Terry Kenneth Bohannon age 65 of Toccoa passed away Friday January 8, 2021 at Pruitt Health of Toccoa. A son of the late Troy Levington and Jeanette Merck Bohannon, he was b ...

White

Wayne Fredrick Ledford, 61, Cleveland
Wayne Fredrick Ledford, age 61, of Cleveland, passed away on Friday, January 8, 2021. Mr. Ledford was born on April 24, 1959, in Gainesville, Georgia, to the late John C. and Eu ...
Lee Elder, 1st Black golfer to play Masters, dies at age 87
Golf pioneer Lee Elder has died at the age of 87
Frank Williams, founder of Formula One team, dies at 79
Sir Frank Williams, the founder and former team principal of Williams Racing, has died. He was 79. Williams took his motor racing team from an empty carpet warehouse to the summit of Formula One, overseeing 114 victories, a combined 16 drivers’ and constructors’ world championships, while becoming the longest-serving team boss in the sport’s history.
Towering musical theater master Stephen Sondheim dies at 91
Stephen Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century, has died
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