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Local Obits for Thu. Mar 18th, 2021


Jonathan Colby Thomason, 36, Demorest
Jonathan Colby Thomason, age 36, of Demorest, passed away on Thursday, March 18, 2021.    Mr. Thomason was born on January 12, 1985, in Gainesville. He graduated fr ...


Danny Carl Pittman, 74, Oakwood
  Danny Carl Pittman, age 74, of Oakwood, GA passed away on Thursday, March 18, 2021. He was preceded in death by parents, Lloyd W. Pittman and Eloise G. Pittman. Mr. Pittm ...


Kenneth Bryon Langford, 44, Commerce
Kenneth Bryon Langford, 44, of Commerce, GA, died Thursday, March 18, 2021. Funeral service will be held Sunday, March 21, 2021 at 3 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Pastor Ric ...


Larry Deaton Scott, 92, Dahlonega
  Mr. Larry Deaton Scott, age 92, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Thursday, March 18, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Georgia following a peri ...


Lieutenant colonel Edgar Allen Jackson “al”, 83 years of age, went to be with the Lord on March 18, 2021. Al, son of the late Edna Allen Jackson and Jack Jackson, wa ...
Mark Steven Tittle, 54, Toccoa
Mark Steven Tittle, age 54 of Toccoa, GA passed away on Thursday, March 18, 2021.   Born on April 21, 1966 in Clarke County, GA, Mr. Tittle was the son of the late Georg ...
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