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Local Obits for Thu. Nov 4th, 2021


Edward Ray Gunter, 83, Winder
Edward Ray Gunter, age 83, of Winder passed away Thursday, November 4, 2021. Ray loved his family and church but he also loved working on anything including his yard. Su ...


Donna Suzanne Weaver Aldea died on 11/04/2021, at Seasons Hospice, in Cumming, GA. Sue was born at home on March 28, 1941, in Cartecay, a suburb of Ellijay, Georgia. She was th ...
Austin “Doogs” Skylar Weinberg was born on July 20, 2000, to Adam and Kimberly Weinberg and took his heavenly flight at the age of 21 on November 4, 2021.  Aust ...


Shawn Ryan Cooper, 33, Clarkesville
Shawn Ryan Cooper, age 33 of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Thursday, November 04, 2021. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced later. A ...


Maria D. Ramirez, 65, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Maria D. Ramirez, 65, of Flowery Branch, passed away Thursday, November 4, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville Campus following an extended illness. A pri ...
Lee Hayes Rogers, 68, Flowery Branch
Dr. Lee Hayes Rogers, 68, of Flowery Branch, died on Thursday, November 4, 2021. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, November 13, at 1 PM at Chestnut Mountain Presbyter ...
Roy Adcus Truelove, 97,  died at home surrounded by family on November 4, 2021. Memorial Service will be held at Bethel UMC on Sunday, November 7 at 2 pm. The family will r ...
Virginia Jones Varnum, 89, Murrayville
Virginia Jones Varnum, age 89, of Murrayville, GA passed away on Thursday, November 4, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ray Varnum; parents, Ferriel and Vera Mulkey ...


Rolf Rummel, 81, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Rolf Rummel, age 81 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Thursday, November 4, 2021.  Mr. Rummel was born in Heilbronn, Ge ...


James Kip Smith, 56, Carnesville
Mr. James Kip Smith, age 56, of Carnesville passed away Thursday, Nov. 4, 2021 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mr. Smith was born in Decatur to Jimmy Smith of Gai ...


  Mrs. Dorthie Jean Smith McCurry, age 80 of North Red Rock Road, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, November 3, 2021 at her residence. A daughter of the late Rance and Eth ...


Buddy "Mitchell" Hewell, 52, Cleveland
Buddy “Mitchell” Hewell, age 52, of Cleveland, Georgia, entered into Heaven on Thursday, November 4, 2021. The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 3:30 pm Sunda ...
Harold Turner, 89, Cleveland
Robert Harold Turner, age 89, of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, November 4, 2021. Mr. Turner was born on July 4, 1932, in Cleveland, Georgia, to the late Ollie W. Turner an ...
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