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Local Obits for Sun. Dec 26th, 2021


Waymon Edsel Cason, 78, Cumming
Waymon Edsel Cason, 78, of Cumming, GA passed away Sunday, December 26, 2021. Waymon was born June 19, 1943 in Portsmouth, NH to the late Harvin and Leona (Crews) Cason. He grew up ...


Edwin Elber, 85, Sugar Hill
Mr. Edwin B. Elber, 85, of Sugar Hill passed away Sunday, December 26, 2021 at Northside Forsyth Hospital. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Born on June 20, 1 ...
Imelda Veneracion, 71, Loganville
Imelda Veneracion, age 71, of Loganville, GA passed away on Sunday, December 26, 2021.  She is survived by her children, Christopher Gonzalez, Loganville, GA, Mike Gonzalez, W ...


Bernice Margaret Smith Caudell, age 94 of Mt. Airy, called Granny or Mom by most, passed away on Sunday, December 26, 2021.   She was born in Batesville, Georgia on ...
Paul Ray Maney, 48, Alto
Paul Ray Maney, age 48, of Alto, Georgia passed away on Sunday, December 26, 2021. Memorial Services will be announced at a later date. The family has established a GoFundMe ...


Juan Paez-Flores, 44, Gainesville
Mr. Juan Paez-Flores, 44, of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, December 26, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville Campus.   Funeral services will be held a ...
Sybil Anice Tanner Byron, 61, Gainesville
Sybil Anice Tanner Byron was born on July 1, 1960 in Gainesville, GA to the late James Cagney Borders and the late Lounette Tanner Macon. She passed away on December 26, 2021. She ...
Robert Dennis Fortner, 22, Gainesville
Mr. Robert Dennis Fortner age 22 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Sunday December 26, 2021. Memorial services are scheduled for a later date. Robert was born on August 29, 1 ...
Martha Inez Kohl, 53, Oakwood
Mrs. Martha Inez Kohl age 53 of Oakwood, Ga passed away on December 26, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center- Gainesville, Ga following a sudden illness. Funeral services ...
Anthony Scott Pethel, 58, Flowery Branch
Mr. Anthony Scott Pethel, age 58, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, December 26, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton, surrounded by his family, following ...
Shirley O. Wehunt, 82, Lula
Shirley O. Wehunt age 82 of Lula entered heaven Sunday December 26, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville. Shirley was born June 5, 1939 in Young Harris to t ...
Betty Wood Woody, 87, Gainesville
Mrs. Betty Wood Woody, age 87 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, December 26, 2021 at Bell Minor Nursing Home. Graveside services will be held at 3:00 P.M. Tuesday, December ...


Laura Jean Feinberg, 30, Commerce
Laura Jean Feinberg, age 30 of Commerce, GA passed away on Sunday, Dec. 26, 2021.   Born on March 14, 1991 in Somerville, NJ, Laura was the daughter of Walter Alan and P ...


Cora Gibson, 62, Toccoa
Cora Gipson, 62, of Toccoa, GA, died Sunday, December 26, 2021. A memorial service will be held Thursday, January 6, 2021 at 2 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. The family will ...


Anthony 'Lamar' Canup, 78, Sautee Nachooche
Anthony “Lamar” Canup, age 78, of Sautee, passed away on Sunday, December 26, 2021. Mr. Canup was born on March 1, 1943, in Helen, GA, to the late Smith Monroe Canup ...
Helen Crawford, 92, Sautee
Mrs. Helen Crawford, age 92, of Sautee, passed away Sunday, December 26, 2021. Mrs. Crawford was born in Baltimore, Maryland to the late Harry Lawrence and Helen Madglett Doxzen ...
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...