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Local Obits for Thu. Oct 28th, 2021


Michael A. Reed, 53, Sugar Hill
Michael A. Reed, 53, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Thursday, October 28, 2021. He was preceded in death by grandparents, Floyd and Clara Dean Henderson; Joseph L. Reed and Franc ...
Jackie Hunnicutt Scott, 76, Suwanee
Jackie Hunnicutt Scott, 76, of Suwanee, GA, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, October 28. Born on May 10, 1945, Jackie was raised in Central, South Carolina, graduating from Se ...


Janet Taylor Parker, 91, Clarkesville
  Janet Taylor Parker, age 91 of Clarkesville, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, October 28, 2021. Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on March 06, 1930, she ...


Janet Duncan Lewis, 69, Flowery Branch
Janet Duncan Lewis, 69, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Thursday, October 28, 2021.  She was preceded in death by parents, Barney and Cammie Davis Duncan. Mrs. Lewis is s ...
Duette Moore, 66, Gainesville
Mr. Duette Moore, 66, of Gainesville, passed away Thursday, October 28, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November ...
Mr. Forrest Farrel “Bud” Stacy, Jr., age 80, of Hoschton, Georgia passed away Thursday, October 28, 2021 at his residence, surrounded by his family. A private interm ...
Charles William Wilson, 64, Murrayville
Charles William Wilson, 64, of Murrayville, Ga., died on October 28, 2021. A Visitation will be held at W.R. Strickland & Sons, Clermont, Ga., on Saturday, October 30, 2021, fr ...


James Steve Smith, 74, Commerce
James Steve Smith, 74, of Commerce, GA passed away Thursday, October 28, 2021. He was preceded in death by his father, Herman Smith; and brother, Christopher Michael Smith. Mr. Smi ...
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