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Local Obits for Sat. Nov 27th, 2021


Linda Joyce Calvert, 68, Gillsville
Linda Joyce Calvert age 68, of Gillsville entered heaven Saturday November 27, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville Campus. Linda was born April 23, 1953 in ...


Ronald Putman, 78, Buford
Ronald Putman, 78, of Buford, GA, died Saturday, November 27, 2021. Mr. Putman has been cremated and a service will be held at a later date in New York. Mr. Putman was a Veteran of ...


Allen Miles Abernathy, 80, Clarkesville
Allen Miles Abernathy, age 80 of Clarkesville, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, November 27, 2021 following an extended illness. Born in Cleveland, Georgia on ...
Mary Webb Martin Kitchens, age 67, of Alto, passed away on Saturday, November 27, 2021.  Born on August 15, 1954, in Clayton, she was a daughter of the late Grover Webb, Sr ...


Mrs. Cynthia Christine Statham Burrell, 75, of Gainesville passed away Friday, November 26, 2021 in Alto, GA.             Funeral services will ...
Joseph Conley Carder, 90, Gainesville
Mr. Joseph Conley Carder, 90, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, November 27, 2021 at Foot Hills Retirement Home. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, Novemb ...
Trudy D. Hamby, 68, Gainesville
Mrs. Trudy D. Hamby, 68, of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, November 27, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville Campus. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p. ...
Louell Woodring Roper, 88, Gainesville
Mrs. Louell Woodring Roper, 88, of Gainesville, went home to Jesus and other loved ones on November 27, 2021. She was a devoted wife, mother, sister and daughter. She is precede ...
Thomas Crete Shinta, 58, Gainesville
Thomas Crete Shinta died at age 58 on November 27th in Gainesville, GA.  Born in Charleston, S.C. where he spent the first 10 years of his life, he was an avid sports fan ...
John Marion “Turtle” Watkins, age 71, of Lula, passed away on Saturday, November 27, 2021.  Born on September 7, 1950, in Demorest, he was a son of the late Joh ...


Eulus Edward Chambers, 83, Jefferson
Mr. Eulus Edward Chambers, age 83 of Jefferson, passed away Saturday, November 27, 2021 at his home surrounded by family. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 P.M. Tuesday, Nov ...
Betty White, TV’s Golden Girl, dies at 99
Actor Betty White, whose saucy, up-for-anything charm made her a television mainstay for more than 60 years, has died
Former US Senate majority leader Harry Reid dies at 82
Harry Reid, the former Senate majority leader and Nevada’s longest-serving member of Congress, has died at home in Henderson, Nevada
John Madden, Hall of Fame coach and broadcaster, dies at 85
The NFL says Hall of Fame coach turned broadcaster John Madden has died at age 85
Gainesville businessman James Simpson dies at 77, truck parade to be held in his honor
Gainesville businessman James Simpson, the force behind Simpson Trucking & Grading, Inc. in Gainesville, will be remembered in a funeral service Friday, Dec. 17 at Hopewell Baptist Church.
Michael Nesmith, the Monkee for all seasons, dies at 78
Michael Nesmith, the wool-hatted, guitar-strumming member of the 1960s, made-for-television rock band The Monkees, has died at 78
Al Unser, a four-time winner of Indianapolis 500, dies at 82
Al Unser, one of only four drivers to win the Indianapolis 500 a record four times, died Thursday following years of health issues
Pro Bowler, Super Bowl champ, GA Tech star wideout Demaryius Thomas dies at 33
Former NFL wide receiver Demaryius Thomas has died at the age of 33
Georgia Racing Hall of Famer Bud Lunsford passes away
Legendary Georgia racer and hall of famer Bud Lunsford of Gainesville passed away on Monday at the age of 86. Lunsford, a member of both the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame...