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Local Obits for Sat. Oct 30th, 2021


Zella Dianne Nation, 67, Homer
Ms. Zella Dianne Nation, age 67, of Homer, GA died Saturday, October 30, 2021 at her residence.  Ms. Nation was born in Clarkesville, GA to the late Guerry Barannon and Grace ...


Andy Lee Kastner, 63, Wildcat Community
Andy Lee Kastner, 63, of the Wildcat Community, passed away on October 30, 2021. Andy was born in Petersburg, Virginia the son of J.A. Kastner and Joyce Burrell Kastner. Andy wa ...


Gary Lewis Webster, 75, Lawrenceville
Gary Lewis Webster, age 75, passed peacefully on October 30, 2021 in his hometown of Lawrenceville, Georgia. He braved a long-term illness and fought until the very end. He was ...


Tammy Christine Patrick, 49, Gainesville
Mrs. Tammy Christine Patrick, 49, of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, October 30, 2021 at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 6, 20 ...


Lavon Dale Mashburn, 87, Marietta
  Lavon Dale Mashburn, age 87, of Marietta, GA, passed away on Saturday, October 30, 2021. He was born in 1934, to the late Chester A. and Jessie Mashburn. He was a United ...
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