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Local Obits for Sun. Mar 7th, 2021


  Brenda Lee Nichols of Cumming, Georgia passed away on February 28, 2021. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. Arrangements by McDonald and Son Fu ...


Doris Pettrone, a long-time resident of Gwinnett/Hall counties, died Sunday, March 7, 2021 at the age of 83.  Doris was a loving, caring wife, mother, grandmother, sister, a ...


Charles Emory Gibson, 57, Mt. Airy
Mr. Charles Emory Gibson, age 57 of Petty John Lane, Mt. Airy passed away Sunday, March 7, 2021 at his residence. A son of the late Garnett and Lena Eller Gibson, he was born Ju ...
Barbara Wade Gragg, 70, Alto
Barbara Wade Gragg, age 70, of Alto, Georgia went to her heavenly home on Sunday, March 7, 2021. Ms. Gragg was born on February 18, 1951 in Habersham County, Georgia to the late ...
Jennifer Lynn Moore, 58, Baldwin
Jennifer Lynn Moore, age 58, of Baldwin, passed away on Sunday, March 7, 2021.  Born on June 12, 1962, in Demorest, she was a daughter of the late Bob and Emily Cochran Law ...


Brooks Preston Johnson, Inf, Flowery Branch
Brooks Preston Johnson, infant, passed away on March 7, 2021 at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Egleston. Graveside service will be held at 11:00 A.M., Thursday, March 1 ...
David Jan Williams, 74, Gainesville
David Jan Williams 74, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, March 7th, 2021. David is survived by his wife; Vanessa Williams of Gainesville, Georgia. Children; Nikk ...
Luis Miguel Osorio, 22, Gainesville
Mr. Luis Miguel Osorio, 22, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, March 7, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at St. John Paul II Cathol ...


Roberta Ann Young, 76, Pendergrass
Mrs. Roberta “Bobbie” Ann Young, age 76, of Pendergrass, GA passed away Sunday, March 7, 2021.  Mrs. Young was born on November 30, 1944 to the late Robert and Ber ...


Garvin Ricky Cochran, 64, Dahlonega
Mr. Garvin Ricky Cochran, age 64, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, March 7, 2021. Mr. Cochran was born on July 8, 1956 to the late Vivan Dorsey and Mary Lou Myers Cochran. He adore ...


Joe Dan Burgess, 83, Carnesville
Mr. Joe Dan Burgess, age 83, of Carnesville, GA, passed away Sunday, March 7, 2021 at his home. Born March 20, 1937 in Stephens County, GA, he was the son of the late Jones Jack ...


Kyrie Jamir Hood, Inf, Toccoa
Kyrie Jamir Hood, infant son of Javares & Arhea Martin Hood of Toccoa entered heaven Sunday March 7, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville. Survivors oth ...


David McCallister, 70, Cleveland
  David McCallister, age 70, of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, March 7, 2021. Mr. McCallister was born in White County to the late Barney Lee and Lessie Ruby Kin ...
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...