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Local Obits for Tue. Feb 2nd, 2021


Myron C. “Bud” Stephens, 90, Dawsonville
Myron C. “Bud” Stephens, 90, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday February 2, 2021 following a period of declining health. Born June 7, 1930 to the late Ermon and Elli ...


Eustacia Sanchez Juarez 83 of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, February 2, 2021 at Season’s Hospice. Visitation and funeral services will be held from 11:00am unti ...
Rita McCraw Ramsey, 83, Johns Creek
Rita McCraw Ramsey was born March 3,1933 in Carroll County, VA and passed away February 2, 2021 in Johns Creek, GA. She is preceded in death by her parents, Bessie and James McCraw ...


Virginia Lee Tench Thompson, age 80 of Cornelia, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, February 2, 2021 following an extended illness. Born in Gainesville, Georgia o ...


Janice Turk Adkins, PhD, 84, Clermont
The Mrs. Janice Turk Adkins, PhD, 84, of Clermont, Ga., passed away on Tuesday, Feb 2, 2021.  She was born in Gainesville, GA, the daughter of Hollis and Ruth Turk.  ...
Jacqueline J. Bell Hailey, 73, Gainesville
Jacqueline J. Bell-Hailey was born June 1, 1947, to the late Raymond and the Late Jesse Bell. She was called home to be with the Lord January 28, 2021. She was preceded in death by ...
Alan Jacoby, Gainesville
  On Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021, our beloved husband, father, and friend, Alan Jacoby, passed on to greater comfort and solace.  He appreciated his friends and lov ...
    Mr. Billy Nelson “Bill” Turner, 76, of Clermont, passed away Tuesday, February 2, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. The Celebration of ...


Mary Ruth Gosnell “Nana” Baker, age 71, of Commerce, passed away on Tuesday, February 2, 2021.    Born on September 9, 1949, in Mt. Airy, she was a da ...
Debra Lord Evans, 63, Commerce
Mrs. Debra Lord Evans, age 63, of Commerce passed away Tuesday, February 2, 2021 at St. Mary’s Hospital.  Mrs. Evans was born in Commerce to the late, Paul Thomas and Mo ...
Christopher Shane Waters, 46, Braselton
Christopher Shane Waters, age 46, of Braselton went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, February 2, 2021.  The family will hold a private memorial service at a later date.&nb ...


Earl Moore, 94, Anderson, S.C.
Earl Moore, 94 of Anderson S.C. passed away peacefully on February 2, 2021. He was a World War II Veteran (Navy), DuPont chemist, and a member of Macedonia Methodist Church, in Alp ...


Mrs. Jewel Jessie Fulbright Powers, age 104 of Mize Road, Toccoa passed away Tuesday, February 2, 2021 at her residence. A daughter of the late William Lester and Lula Jane Medl ...
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...