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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Nov 1st, 2021

Banks

  Charley “Gordon” Worley, age 79 of Lula, went to be with the Lord on Monday, November 1, 2021 after a courageous battle with cancer.  Born on November ...

Forsyth

David George Bryant, 62, Gainesville
David George Bryant, 62 of Gainesville (Forsyth County) passed away Monday November 1, 2021 at Northside Hospital/ Forsyth. Born in Gainesville, Georgia, Mr. Bryant was the son ...
Flora Bailey Hughes, 83, Cumming
Flora Bailey Hughes, 83, of Cumming passed away Monday, November 1, 2021. She is preceded in death by her husbands, Randall Bailey and William Hughes; 9 brothers and sisters and he ...

Hall

Jose T. Chavez, 50, Gainesville
Mr. Jose T. Chavez, 50, of Gainesville, passed away Monday, November 1, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville Campus. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. o ...

Other

Kathyrn Lanning Holland, 81, Anderson, SC
Kathyrn Lanning Holland, age 81 of Anderson, South Carolina, passed away on Monday, November 01, 2021 at AnMed Health Medical Center. Born in Salem, South Carolina on September ...

Stephens

Mr. James Terrell "J.T." Mullinix, age 78, passed away on October 30, 2021, at his home in Toccoa.  Born July 25, 1943, he was the son of the late James ...

White

Shirley Ward Purcell, 72, Cleveland
Shirley Ward Purcell, age 72, passed away on Monday, November 1, 2021, with her daughters by her side. Shirley was born to Ruby Merle and George Ward on October 20, 1949, in Ade ...
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