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Local Obits for Thu. Oct 7th, 2021


James L. "Don" Simmons, 82, Cornelia
  James L. “Don” Simmons, age 82 of Cornelia, passed away on Thursday, October 7, 2021.  Born in Alto, Georgia on August 27, 1939, he was a son of the ...


Maria Andrade-Ayala, 67, Gainesville
Mrs. Maria Andrade- Ayala age 67 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Thursday October 07, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services are scheduled for Monday Octob ...
Lan Thi Hoang, 71, Gainesville
Mrs. Lan Thi Hoang age 71 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Thursday October 07, 2021 at her residence following an extended illness. Memorial services are scheduled for Wednesd ...
Hilbert Donald Kiesel, 77, Gainesville
Hilbert Donald Kiesel, 77 of Gainesville, passed away October 7, 2021 at home with his family.  Born in Long Island, New York on September 20, 1944, he was the son of the late ...


John Leonard Jennings, 77, Nicholson
John Leonard Jennings, age 77 of Nicholson, GA passed away on Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021.   Born on June 20, 1944 in Chamblee, GA, Mr. Jennings was the son of the late Grady Alf ...


Larry Rice Hanley, 73, Danielsville
Mr. Larry Rice Hanley, age 73 of Danielsville passed away Thursday, October 7, 2021 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mr. Hanley was Commerce to the late, Spurgeon ...
Betty Jean Hardy Turner, age 82 of Athens, GA passed away on Thursday, October 7, 2021.   She was born on Oct. 12, 1938 in Jackson County, GA, she was the daughter of the la ...


Genea Rosser                                                ...
Roger Neal Standridge, 73, Toccoa
Roger Standridge                           &n ...


John Brady Lovell, 74, Cleveland
John Brady Lovell, age 74, of Cleveland, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, October 7, 2021. Mr. Lovell was born on February 17, 1947, in Clarkesville, Georgia, to t ...
Henry Eugene Staton, 84, Cleveland
Henry Eugene Staton, age 84 of Cleveland, Ga passed away Wednesday October 7, 2021. Mr. Staton was born on June 7, 1937 to the late Garland Staton and Kate Hill Staton and was a ...
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