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Local Obits for Mon. Feb 22nd, 2021


Peggy Ann Carbajal, 60, Dawsonville
Peggy Ann Carbajal, age 60, of Dawsonville, GA, passed away Monday, February 22, 2021. She was born in 1960, to the late Willis and Mary Patrick. Peggy was a member of Holy Grounds ...


Janet Marie Dyckowski, 81, Cumming formerly of Armstrong Creek, WI
Janet Marie Dyckowski, age 81, originally from Armstrong Creek, WI, passed away Monday February 22nd, 2021. Janet loved her family, worked hard all her life, and truly loved findin ...


James “Jim” Eugene Baggett, age 88, of Buford, GA passed away February 22, 2021.  He is survived by his wife, Agnes Severin Baggett, Buford, GA; son Keith (Vickie) ...


Richard Dale Mayo, Sr., 74, Demorest
Richard Dale Mayo, Sr., age 74 of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Sunday, February 22, 2021. Born in Marshall, Texas on April 30, 1946, he was a son of the late William D. &ldq ...
Herbert A. Shaffer, 88, Lawrenceville
Herbert A. Shaffer, 88, of Lawrenceville, GA, died Monday, February 22, 2021. Funeral service will be held Saturday, February 27, 2021 at 2 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Dr. ...


Crawford Joe Bailey, 83, Gainesville
Mr. Crawford Joe Bailey, Sr. 83, of Gainesville passed away Monday, February 22, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturd ...
Oley Davis, 81, Commerce
Oley Davis, 81, of Commerce, GA, died February 1, 2021. Dexter T. Sims Mortuary, LLC, Gainesville, has charge of arrangements.
Judy Lee Furgerson, 71, Gainesville
Judy Lee Furgerson, 71, of Gainesville passed away February 22, 2021. Mrs. Furgerson was born in Athens, Georgia and she was the daughter of the late Dewey and Ruth (McGinty) Prath ...
Elizabeth Nell Roberts, 86, Clermont
Elizabeth Nell Roberts, age 86, of Clermont passed away Monday, February 22, 2021. Ms. Roberts was born on May 26, 1934 to the late John Roberts and Celia Adams Roberts. Al ...
  James "Jimmy" William Strickland, age 57, of Gainesville, GA passed away Monday, February 22, 2021. A Graveside Service is scheduled for 1:00 PM Tuesday, March ...
James Anthony Walters, 83, Gainesville
  James Anthony Walters was born in Matthews, North Carolina on September 13, 1937. He was the son of the late Gladys Howie Walters and Daniel P. Walters, and ste ...


Denver Willis Phillips, 80, Commerce
Mr. Denver Willis Phillips, age 80, of Commerce, GA died Sunday, February 22, 2021 at Piedmont Athens.  Mr. Phillips was born in Danielsville to the late W. Harrison and Glady ...


Frank Stanley Jordan, Beulah Community
  Mr. Frank Stanley Jordan, 73 of the Beulah Community entered into rest on Monday, February 22, 2021 at Select Specialty Care, Augusta, Ga. Mr. Jordan, son of the lat ...


Mrs. Mary Sally Hardman Dye, age 62 of Roselane, Toccoa passed away Monday, February 22, 2021 at the Stephens County Hospital. A daughter of the late Lewis Clifford and Mary Hel ...
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. James “Jimmy” Lamar Wood Sr., age 55 of Martin, Georgia who passed away on Monday, February 22, 2021. Mr. ...


George Michael Lasko, 88, Cleveland
George Michael Lasko, age 88, passed away Monday February 22, 2021. Mr. Lasko was born on May 3, 1932 to the late George Lasko Sr. and Margaret Pivinck Lasko. Mr. Lasko was a ...
Lee Elder, 1st Black golfer to play Masters, dies at age 87
Golf pioneer Lee Elder has died at the age of 87
Frank Williams, founder of Formula One team, dies at 79
Sir Frank Williams, the founder and former team principal of Williams Racing, has died. He was 79. Williams took his motor racing team from an empty carpet warehouse to the summit of Formula One, overseeing 114 victories, a combined 16 drivers’ and constructors’ world championships, while becoming the longest-serving team boss in the sport’s history.
Towering musical theater master Stephen Sondheim dies at 91
Stephen Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century, has died
Prince, poultry pioneer, dies at 93
Jack Prince of Gainesville, the man who invented the chicken deboning machine, has died at the age of 93.
Betty Lynn, Thelma Lou on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' has died
Betty Lynn, who was best known as Barney Fife's sweetheart Thelma Lou on “The Andy Griffith Show,” has died at the age of 95
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92
Jane Powell, who starred in Hollywood golden age musicals, has died
Michael Constantine of 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' dies at 94
Michael Constantine, an Emmy Award-winning character actor who reached worldwide fame playing the Windex bottle-toting father of the bride in the 2002 film “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” has died