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Local Obits for Mon. Oct 11th, 2021


Aline Crane McClure, 90, Dawsonville
  Aline Crane McClure, 90, of Dawsonville passed away Monday, October 11, 2021 at Lanier Place in Cumming following a period of declining health. Born October 12, 1930 t ...


Carol Ann Epperson, 79, Cornelia
Carol Ann Epperson, age 79, of Cornelia, Georgia went to her heavenly home on Monday, October 11, 2021. Ms. Epperson was born on October 17, 1941 in Anderson County, South Carol ...
Elizabeth Ann Ziegler Peterson, age 69, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Monday, October 11, 2021. Elizabeth Ann Ziegler Peterson (“Ann”) was born April 3, 1952 i ...


The family of Richard ‘Dick’ M. Eckert mourn his passing on September 17, 2021. Dick was born in Plainfield, New Jersey on November 24, 1929 to Harold McClain Eckert ...
Rev.John W. Evans, Jr., 89, Gainesville
Rev. John W. Evans, Jr. was born May 28, 1932, in Monroe, Ga. to the late, John W. Evans, Sr. and Trummie Evans. From their union 15 children were born, Rev. Evans being the se ...
Barbara Ann Lowe Martin, 78, Clermont
Ms. Barbara Ann Lowe Martin. 78, of Clermont, passed away Saturday, October 9, 2021 at her residence.   Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 1 ...


James Howard Skelton, 72, Hoschton
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. James Howard Skelton, age 72, of Hoschton, Georgia, who entered into rest Monday October 11, 2021. Mr. Skelton was born in Hoschton, G ...


Russ Talmadge Barker, 88, Norcross
Rev. Russell (Russ) Talmadge Barker, age 89 passed away Monday, October 11, 2021. He was born September 17, 1932, in Norcross, Georgia, and passed away in Columbus, Georgia.&n ...


Mr. Frederick "Fred" Arthur Poore, age 59 of Cleveland passed away October 11, 2021. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced later.  ...
Richard Russell Smith, Sr, 84, Cleveland
Richard Russell Smith, Sr., age 84, of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, October 11, 2021. Mr. Smith was born on January 8, 1937, in Hogansville, Georgia, to the late Robert Rus ...
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
Country singer Tom T. Hall dies; wrote ‘Harper Valley PTA’
Singer-songwriter Tom T