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Local Obits for Tue. Oct 26th, 2021


Tayler Adams, 28, Cumming
Tayler Ann Adams, age 28, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Tuesday, October 26, 2021. She is preceded in death by her father, Keith Adams, and grandparents, James and Anna Ruth Adams ...


Keith Lane Halderman, 96, Buford
Keith Lane Halderman, 96, of Buford, GA passed away Tuesday, October 26, 2021. He was preceded in death by his parents, Clair and Muriel Halderman; daughter, Krissy Halderman Pieka ...
Charlie Jarvis, 88, Sugar Hill
Charlie Jarvis, age 88 of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Tuesday, October 26, 2021.  He was preceded in death by his son, James Neal Jarvis; daughter, Charlotte Dianne Jarvis; ...
Sara Owens Marsh, 82, Buford
Sara Owens Marsh, age 82, of Buford, GA passed away Tuesday, October 26, 2021.  She is survived by her husband of 44 years, William “Duck” Marsh, Buford, GA; child ...


Mr. Prospero Sergio Lara Estrada, age 52, of Buford passed away on Monday, October 25, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Braselton. Funeral services will be held at 2: ...
Jeffrey Louis “Jeff” Holbrook, 61, Recluse, Wyoming formerly of Clarkesville
Jeffrey Louis “Jeff” Holbrook age 61 of Recluse, Wyoming formerly of Clarkesville, passed away on Wednesday, September 29, 2021.  Jeff was born on May 30, 1960 ...


James Tyson Gittens, 77, Gainesville
James Tyson Gittens, 77, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Tuesday, October 26, 2021, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville, GA after an extended illness.  Mr. Gitte ...
Linda Jane Cantrell Johnson, 71, Gainesville
Mrs. Linda Jane Cantrell Johnson was born September 30, 1950, in Talmo, Ga to the late Willie B Cantrell and Alma Jean Williams. She entered eternal rest on October 26, 2021, at No ...
Dorothy "Dot" McNeal, 91, Gainesville
Dorothy (Dot) McNeal, 91, of Gainesville, GA peacefully passed away at home on October 26, 2021.  She was born September 19, 1930 in Dawsonville, GA to Boyd and Dessie Payne, ...
Dorlan Jose Posada, 30, Braselton
Dorlan Jose Posada, 30, of Braselton, passed away on October 26, 2021. Dorlan was born on March 24, 1991 in Queens, New York. He is survived by his mother, Mireya Posada and his ...


Bradley James Cash, 54, Hoschton
Bradley James Cash, age 54, of Hoschton passed away Tuesday, October 26, 2021.  Bradley was a truck driver since he was 18 years old.  He was employed with PTG Logis ...
Esther Belle Harris, 95, Commerce
  Mrs. Esther Belle Harris, age 95, of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at Northridge Health and Rehab.  Mrs. Harris was born in Kentucky to the late Charle ...
John Jarrard Johnson, 46, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. John Jarrard Johnson, age 46 of Jefferson, Georgia who went to be with our Lord, Tuesday, October 26, 2021.  John was born in Atl ...


Raymond George Davis, 95, Dahlonega
Mr. Raymond George Davis, 95, of Dahlonega, passed away Saturday, October 23, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A memorial service will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, ...
Roger Dean McWhorter, 70, Dahlonega
Mr. Roger Dean McWhorter, age 70, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday, October 26, 2021.  A complete obituary will follow. To share a memory or a condolence with the family ...


  Mrs. Jean Beth Palmer Owenby, age 66 of Morningside Way, Canon passed away Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at Northside Hospital Forsyth, Cumming, Georgia. A daughter of t ...
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