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Local Obits for Thu. Feb 4th, 2021

Banks

Bobby Lynn Carter, 54, Lula
Bobby Lynn Carter, age 54 of Lula, GA passed away on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021.   Born on Sept. 25, 1966 in Gainesville, GA, Mrs. Carter was the daughter of Deborah Carolin ...

Forsyth

Peggy Sue Blankenship of Cumming, Georgia passed away on February 4, 2021. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Ho ...
Hubert Thomas Holden of Cumming, Georgia passed away on February 4, 2021. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Hom ...
Ronald Louis Jenkins of Cumming, Georgia passed away on February 4, 2021. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Hom ...

Gwinnett

Emma Perez-Vincenti, 71, Buford
Emma Perez-Vincenti, 71, of Buford, died Thursday, February 4, 2021. Ms. Perez has been cremated and no service is scheduled at this time. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel 770-945-692 ...
Naida Rowell Speed, 85, Buford
Naida Rowell Speed Naida passed away peacefully on Thursday February 4th, 2021 at the age of 85. She was born February 13, 1935 in Alabama. Her lively, caring spirit, and strong ...

Habersham

George Leonard Stancil, 79, Demorest
George Leonard Stancil, Jr. age 79 of the Habersham Mills Community, Demorest, Georgia passed away on Saturday, January 30, 2021. Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on November 16, 1 ...
Michael Ray Welborn, 76, Clarkesville
Michael Ray Welborn, 76, of Clarkesville, GA was the son of the late S.L. (Spud) and Sara Welborn. He was born in the historic “Charm House” when it was a doctor’ ...

Hall

Sherman Bennett, 72, Gainesville
Sherman Bennett, 72 of Gainesville passed away on February 4, 2021.  Born and raised in Gainesville, Sherman was graduate of Gainesville High School Class of 1968.  Mr ...
William Tumlin, Flowery Branch
  Mr. William Tumlin of Flowery Branch passed away Thursday, February 4, 2021 at Northside Hospital in Forsyth. Mr. Tumlin was born December 28, 1978 in Buford, Georgi ...
Clyde Joseph “Joe” Franklin passed away peacefully of heart failure on Thursday February 4th, 2021 at the age of 89. A private Memorial service will be held for the imm ...
Cynthia Jane Jones, 70, Gainesville
Mrs. Cynthia Jane Jones age 70 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Thursday February 04, 2021 at her residence following a brief illness. Graveside services will be held on Monday ...
Ms. Martiniana Dolores Juarez Sanchez age 82 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Thursday February 04, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.      &nbs ...

Lumpkin

Mrs. Charlotte Maria Eakins Watkins was a loving and caring wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend; she passed away February 4, 2021 at age 78.   Charlotte was bo ...

Other

Maj. Alden Lathan Roberson, Jr., USA, Ret. age 82, of Martinez, went to be with Nita in heaven on Thursday, February 4, 2021. Alden was born in South Turkey Creek, North Ca ...

Stephens

Lillian Rosado Colon, 63, Toccoa
Mrs. Lillian Rosado Colon age 63 of Toccoa passed away Thursday February 4, 2021 at Stephens County Hospital.   A daughter of the late Ramiro and Carmen Morales Ros ...
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...