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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Oct 18th, 2021


Vasile Ianculovici, 75, Buford
Surrounded by family, Vasile Ianculovici at the age of 75 went to be with his Heavenly Father on October 13, 2021. Vasile was born on May 24, 1946, in Susca, a small village in ...


Sherry Faye Mullinax-Randall, age 60 of Cornelia, passed away Monday, October 18, 2021. Born in Doraville on March 11, 1961, Sherry was the daughter of the late Fred and Yvonne ...
  Tony Michael “Cooter” Williams, age 59 of Demorest, passed away October 18, 2021. Born in Gastonia, North Carolina on February 20, 1962, Mr. Williams was t ...


  Mr. Hilario Alberto Alvarez-Zamora, 51, of Gainesville passed away Monday, October 18, 2021 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, ...
Melvin Green, Gainesville
Melvin Green of Gainesville, GA and a resident of Lanier Village Estates, passed away during the evening of Friday, October 1, 2021. Melvin was born on May 1, 1931 at Jewish Hos ...
Billy Maddox, Jr., 75, Gainesville
Mr. Billy Mattox, Jr.  was born in Elberton, Ga to the Late Sam Olive & Hester Mae Mattox on Feb 21, 1946. He attended E.E. Butler High School and attended college at Cent ...
Clyde W. Messer, 78, Gainesville
Clyde W. Messer, age 78, passed away on Monday, Oct. 18, 2021. Clyde was born in Alabama where he grew up to meet his lifelong love, Shirley Messer. They were married in 1963 ju ...
Bruce Douglas Price, 84, Gainesville
Bruce Douglas Price, 84 passed away October 18th, 2021; at Chatuga Nursing Home, Hiawassee, Ga following an extended illness.  He was the son and step son of the late Viola El ...


Bettye walked into the arms of her Lord this October 18, 2021.  Her beliefs were that your life is your funeral.  There will be no flowers or services. Bettye was the ...


Nellie M. Collins, 93, Dahlonega
Mrs. Nellie Mae Collins, age 93, of Dahlonega passed away Monday, October 18, 2021. Mrs. Collins was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. She was born on March 31 ...
Curtis Byron Crumley, 89, Dahlonega
Mr. Curtis Byron Crumley, Sr. age 89 of Dahlonega, Ga passed away on Monday October 18, 2021 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for S ...


Kelly Roy Standridge, 79, Westminster, SC
  Mr. Kelly Roy Standridge, age 79 of Barton Creek Road, Westminster passed away Monday, October 18, 2021 at Prisma Health Oconee Memorial Hospital. A son of the lat ...
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