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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 ...
Vernon Jordan, activist, former Clinton adviser, has died
According to a statement from his daughter, Vernon Jordan, a civil rights activist and former adviser to President Bill Clinton, has died
Mincey Marble founder, marble innovator dies at 86
​Kenneth Mincey, who founded Gainesville-based Mincey Marble cast marble company, passed away at the age of 86 Friday.
Jo Ann Adams, Gainesville's first female pharmacist, dies at 93
When Jo Ann Trapnell Adams graduated from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy, she was just 20 years old.
Marty Schottenheimer, NFL coach with 200 wins, dies at 77
The longtime NFL coach Marty Schottenheimer has died
Mary Wilson, longest-reigning original Supreme, dies at 76
Mary Wilson, the longest-reigning original Supreme, has died at 76 years old
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. dies at 67
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. has died after battling prostate and other cancers
Oscar winner, ‘Sound of Music’ star Christopher Plummer dies
Christopher Plummer, the dashing award-winning actor who played Captain von Trapp in the film “The Sound of Music” and at 82 became the oldest Academy Award winner in history, has died
Hal Holbrook, prolific actor who played Twain, dies at 95
Award-winning character actor Hal Holbrook who toured the world as Mark Twain in a one-man show and uttered the immortal advice “Follow the money” in the political thriller “All the President’s Men,” has died