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Local Obits for Sun. Dec 5th, 2021


Douglas James Mason, 69, Dawsonville
Douglas James Mason, 69, of Dawsonville, GA passed away on Sunday, December 5, 2021, after a brief illness.  He was born in Duluth, GA to the late E.J. and Claudine Mason.&nbs ...


Beulah Lillie Fowler, 91, Sugar Hill
Beulah Lillie Fowler of Sugar Hill gained her wings and flew away on December 5, 2021 at the age of 91. She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Robert E Fowler, par ...


Billy Wayne Edwards, 77, Clarkesville
Mr. Billy Wayne Edwards, age 77, of Clarkesville, passed away Sunday, December 5, 2021. Mr. Edwards was born in Cleveland to the late John and Hassie Palmer Edwards.  In ad ...
  Curtis Gregory Wade, loving father and husband, passed away on Sunday, December 5, 2021, at the age of 66. Curtis was born in Habersham County, Georgia on Se ...


Elpidia Mendez de Madrigal, 93, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Elpidia Mendez de Madrigal, age 93, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, December 5, 2021 at Cedarhurst of Oakwood. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, December ...
Linda Broome Sundstrom, 79, Gainesville
Linda Broome Sundstrom, 79, passed away on December 5, 2021, after a brief illness with family and friends at her side.  She was born in Augusta, Georgia, on March 13, 1942, t ...
Mr. William Benjamin Pruett, age 36 of Lula, passed away on December 5, 2021 at Piedmont Hospital in Athens. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, December 8, 20 ...


A Celebration of Life service for Christy Barrett Freeman, age 47 of Toccoa, will be held at 10:00 AM, Saturday, December 11, 2021 at The Torch with Pastor Mi ...
Lorena Yearwood Miller, age 87, passed on to eternal life with her Lord and Savior on December 5, 2021. Lorena was born July 26, 1934 and was a lifetime resident of Stephens Cou ...


Cory Moss, 36, Cleveland
Cory Moss, age 36, of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday, December 5, 2021.   Mr. Moss was born on February 3, 1985, in Demorest, Georgia, to Fred Moss and Cynthia Dorsey ...
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...