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Local Obits for Tue. Nov 9th, 2021

Dawson

Kathryn “Kathy” Mote, 78, Dawsonville
Kathryn “Kathy” Mote, 78, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday, November 9, 2021. Born December 13,1942 in Dawson County to the late Rainey, Sr. and Nora Neal, she liv ...

Gwinnett

Frankie Edward Turk, 70, Buford
Frankie Edward Turk, age 70, passed away on November 9, 2021 in his home in Madison County.  Mr. Turk was born on June 3, 1951 to Junior and Evelyn Turk in Buford, GA where he ...

Habersham

Peyton Reed Griffin, 47, Cornelia
Peyton Reed Griffin, age 47, of Cornelia, passed away on Tuesday, November 9, 2021.    Born on November 28, 1973, in Athens, he was the son of the late James Ralph ...
Jerry Lee King, 70, Mt. Airy
  Jerry Lee King, age 70 of Mt. Airy, passed away on Tuesday, November 9, 2021.  Born in Homer, Georgia on March 12, 1951 to the late J.C. and Beauty Helen Trimia ...
Frances Ellene Stanley, 82, Cornelia
Frances Ellene Stanley age 82, of Cornelia entered heaven Tuesday Nov. 9, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville. Ellene was born in Pulaski, Mississippi to t ...

Hall

Katherine "Kitty" Green, 79, Flowery Branch
Katherine “Kitty” Green, age 79, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Tuesday, November 9, 2021. She was preceded in death by father, Lyle Tallman; mother and step-fath ...
Carol E. Regels, 82, Gainesville
Carol E. Regels 82, of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday November 9, 2021. Carol was born on August 26, 1939 in Albany, New York to the late Jack and Mae Finch. In addition to ...
Mr. Douglas “Doug” Crow Tanner, age 82 of Gainesville, went home to be with The Lord on Tuesday, November 9, 2021, at his home surrounded by family.  Funeral se ...
Carl Emory Turpin, 78, Flowery Branch
Mr. Carl Emory Turpin, age 78, of Flowery Branch passed away Tuesday, November 9, 2021 at his residence, surrounded by his family. Funeral Services will be 3:00 p.m., Sunday, No ...
Carl Emory Turpin, 78, Flowery Branch
Mr. Carl Emory Turpin, age 78, of Flowery Branch passed away Tuesday, November 9, 2021 at his residence, surrounded by his family. Funeral Services will be 3:00 p.m., Sunday, No ...
Larry Clyde Wilson, 78, Murrayville
Larry Clyde Wilson, 78, of Murrayville, Ga. died on Tuesday, November 9, 2021.  A Funeral Service will be held at 12 p.m. at W.R. Strickland & Sons Chapel on Thursday, Nov ...

Jackson

Mary Evelyn Fitzpatrick, 85, Commerce
  Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Mary Evelyn Fitzpatrick, age 85 of Commerce, Georgia, who passed away on Tuesday, November 9, 2021.  Mrs. Fi ...

Other

William Lamar O'Kelley, 54, Tullahoma
William Lamar O'Kelley, age 54, of Tullahoma, Tennessee, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, November 9, 2021. Mr. O'Kelley was born March 20, 1967,  in Commerce, ...
Vivian Ayers Norris, 92, Westminster, SC.
Mrs. Vivian Ayers Norris, age 92 of Old Liberty Road, Westminster, South Carolina passed away Tuesday, November 9, 2021 at her residence. A daughter of the late Almon and Rachel ...
Ralph Ed. Whitmire, Jr., 50, Bowersville
Mr. Ralph Ed Whitmire, Jr., age 50, of Bowersville, GA passed away on Tuesday, November 9, 2021.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph and Martha Whitmire, Sr.; step ...

Stephens

Ellen Annette Stowe Wilson, 74, Eastanollee
Mrs. Ellen Annette Stowe Wilson, age 74 of Eastanollee passed away Tuesday, November 9, 2021 at her residence. A daughter of the late Clarence and Fannie McCurley Stowe, she was ...

White

Opal Earline Bennett, 88, Sautee
Opal Earline Bennett, age 88, of Sautee, passed away on Tuesday, November 9, 2021. Mrs. Bennett was born on October 8, 1933, in Taylor County, Georgia, to the late Vester and La ...
Jerry Dean Palmer, 84, Cleveland
Jerry Dean Palmer, age 84, of Cleveland, passed away on Tuesday, November 9, 2021. Mr. Palmer was born on March 19, 1937, in White County, to the late Spence and Beatrice Robins ...
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