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Local Obits for Fri. Dec 31st, 2021


Ralph Edward McConnell, 71, Baldwin
Ralph Edward McConnell, age 71, of Baldwin, Georgia went to his Heavenly Home on Friday, December 31, 2021. Mr. McConnell was born on October 29, 1950 in Habersham County, Georg ...


Arthur Odell Cochran, 74, Gainesville
Arthur Odell Cochran age 74 of Gainesville entered rest Friday December 31, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville. Arthur was born in Gainesville on April 7, ...
Charlie Hudson, 55, Gainesville
  Charlie Hudson 55 of Gainesville passed away on Dec 31st. Professional Service Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral.  
Edward Allison “Al” Kinnard age 81 of Gillsville entered heaven Friday December 31, 2021, at his residence surrounded by his family. Al was born September 23, 1940, ...
Edward “Ed” Arnold Kirkman, Sr, age 80, of Gainesville, GA peacefully passed away on December 31, 2021 after a courageous battle against cancer. He was born in Okmulgee ...


Alfred Newton Cain, 83, Commerce
Mr. Alfred Newton Cain, age 83, of Commerce passed away Friday, December 31, 2021 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mr. Cain was born in Commerce to the late, Paul ...


Melinda Anne Adams, 73, Dahlonega
Mrs. Melinda Anne Adams, age 73 of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Friday, December 31, 2021. She was born in California on October 8, 1948 to the late Fannie Odom Self and the l ...
Florence Maude Whelchel, 83, Dahlonega
Mrs. Florence Maude Whelchel, age 83, of Pensacola, Florida formerly of Dahlonega passed away on Friday, December 31, 2021.  A private graveside service will be held at Dah ...
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...