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Local Obits for Fri. Mar 19th, 2021


Linda Watson Dixon, 69, Cumming
Linda Watson Dixon, age 69, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Friday, March 19, 2021. She was born in 1951, to the late John and Mildred Watson. Linda was a member of Cumming Second B ...
Billy Jean Sanders of Cumming, Georgia passed away on March 19, 2021.


Howard Pattillo Duncan, age 92, passed away on Friday, March 19, 2021. He was preceded in death by his parents Charlie and Lizzie Duncan; siblings, Clara Duncan Holcomb, Henry Dunc ...
Rex Eugene Downey, 64, Braselton
Rex Eugene Downey, age 64, of Braselton, GA passed away on Friday, March 19, 2021. He was preceded in death by his wife, Valorie Suites Downey and brother Ross. He is survived by h ...
Joann Brackett Marsingill, age 77, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, March 19, 2021. She was preceded in death by her son, Jeff Marsingill, and her parents, Grover and Dorothy D ...


Danny W. Brewer, 78, Baldwin
Danny W. Brewer, age 78, of Baldwin, Georgia went to his heavenly home on Friday, March 19, 2021. Mr. Brewer was born on December 18, 1942 in Habersham County, Georgia to the la ...
Deborah Laraine Canup Free, 71, Clarkesville
Funeral services for Deborah Laraine Canup Free, age 71 of Clarkesville, will be held at 2:00 PM, Monday, March 22, 2021 at Hillside Memorial Chapel with Rev. Ronnie Powell officia ...


John Flanders Adams, 81, Gainesville
Mr. John Flanders Adams age 81 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Friday March 19, 2021 at Winder Barrow Medical Center in Winder, Ga.   Funeral services are scheduled ...


Hershel Hill, 88, Commerce
Mr. Hershel Hill, age 88, of Commerce, GA died Friday, March 19, 2021 at his residence.  Mr. Hill was born in Carnesville to the late Hoke and Ludy Clark Hill.  He was th ...
Neville Alfred King, 80, Pendergrass
Mr. Neville Alfred King, age 80 of Pendergrass, Georgia, passed away Friday, March 19, 2021 at Northside Hospital Forsyth. Funeral Services are scheduled for 10:00 am Thursday, ...


Jeremy Lamar Campbell, 37, Monroe
Jeremy Lamar Campbell, age 37 of Monroe, GA passed away Friday, March 19, 2021.  A Celebration of Life Service will be held 6:00 pm Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at Lawson Funeral ...


Dr. Robert Eugene Thompson, age 90 of Pine Valley Drive, Toccoa, GA, passed away Friday, March 19, 2021, at his residence. A son of the late Robert Lamar and Gladys Cooper ...
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...