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Local Obits for Sun. Dec 12th, 2021


Rev. Luke Parson, 80, Homer
Rev. Luke Parson, age 80 of Homer, GA passed away on Sunday, Dec. 12, 2021.   Born on Jan. 14, 1941 in Banks County, GA, Rev. Parson was the son of the late Huel and Gla ...


Dr. James Clouser, 58, Dawsonville
Dr. James Clouser, 58, of Dawsonville, passed away on December 12, 2021 following a brief illness. Jim was born on December 11, 1963 in Dubois, Pa, to Charles and Mary (Lombardo) C ...
Shirl Diane Nix, 69, Dawsonville
Shirl Diane Nix, 69, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday December 12, 2021 at her residence following an extended illness. Born November 7, 1952, Shirl had been a resident of Daws ...


Jack Denney McClure of Suwanee, GA passed away December 12, 2021. Jack was born on June 10, 1932 at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta, GA. Jack was a lifelong resident of Atlan ...


Hazel Wooten Poole, 95, Clarkesville
Hazel Wooten Poole, age 95 of Clarkesville, Georgia took her Heavenly flight home to be with the Lord on Sunday, December 12, 2021. Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on May 21, 1926 ...


Frances Louise Leckie, 91, Gainesville
Frances Louise Leckie, age 91 went home to be with the Lord after a brief illness along with declining health issues on Sunday, December 12, 2021 surrounded by her family. Louis ...
Roman Ulises Soto, 28, Flowery Branch
Mr. Roman Ulises Soto, 28, of Flowery Branch, passed away Sunday, December 12, 2021 at northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville Campus. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 ...


Mrs. Mildred E. Savage Tow, 89, of Talmo, passed away Sunday, December 12, 2021 at her residence following an extended illness.   Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p ...
Geraldine Wheeler, 69, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Miss. Geraldine Wheeler, age 69, of Jefferson, who passed away on Sunday, December 12, 2021.  Miss. Wheeler was born in Jefferson, Ge ...
Shirley Dean Wilson, 74, Hoschton
  Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Shirley Dean Wilson, age 74, of Hoschton, Georgia, who passed away on Sunday, December 12, 2021. Mrs. Wilson was born in ...
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...