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Local Obits for Wed. Dec 15th, 2021


Kenneth Wayne Calhoun, 80, Gainesville
Mr. Kenneth Wayne Calhoun age 80 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Wednesday December 15, 2021 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for ...
Tracy Lynn Turpin, 47, Gainesville
Ms. Tracy Lynn Turpin age 47 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Wednesday December 15, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Memorial services will ...


Cindy Savage Sapp, 58, Mount Airy
Cindy Savage Sapp, age 58 of Mount Airy, Georgia took her Heavenly flight home to be with her Lord & Savior on Wednesday, December 15, 2021. Born in Habersham Count ...
Lizzie Faye Ledford Sugg, 70, Hollywood
Lizzie Faye Ledford Sugg, age 70 of Hollywood, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, December 15, 2021. Born August 22, 1951 on Warwoman Road in Clayton, Georgia, Mrs. Sugg was the ...


Thomas James Reid, 83, Gainesville
Thomas James Reid, 83, of Gainesville, GA, died on December 15, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  He was born on December 10, 1938 in Keokuk, IA to Oaklyn James and E ...
Jason Thomas Traylor, 45, Gainesville
Mr. Jason Thomas Traylor, 45, of Gainesville passed away Wednesday, December 15, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville Campus. A memorial service will be held at ...


Harold Melton Green, 81, Hoschton
Harold Melton Green, 81, of Hoschton, GA, passed away on December 15th, 2021. Harold was born on September 5th, 1940, to Harold Forrest Greene and Ethel Edmondson Haley in Soddy ...
Patrick Edward O'Mara, 69, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Patrick Edward O’Mara, age 69 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest Wednesday, December 15, 2021.  Mr. O&rsqu ...


Betty Lou Wordlow, 82, Atlanta
Betty Lou Wordlow 82 of Atlanta passed away on Wednesday, December 15th. Professional Service Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home.


Marvin Leroy Phillips, 93, Rabun Gap
Marvin Leroy Phillips, age 93, of Rabun Gap, passed away on Wednesday, December 15, 2021.   Born on December 24, 1927, in West Union, West Virginia, he was a son of th ...
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...