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Local Obits for Wed. Apr 14th, 2021


David Abston, Cumming
  My beautiful husband David of twenty-nine years lost his battle with leukemia on Sunday March 14, 2021. He passed away at home. He is survived by his wife Barbara, his da ...


Mark R. Redstrom, 79, Lawrenceville
Mr. Mark R. Redstrom , age 79, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away April 14, 2021.  He was preceded in death by his parents Rinaldo and Leontine Redstrom; brothers Rodney Redstro ...


Melton Dallas Dodd, 79, Alto
Mr. Melton Dallas Dodd, age 79 of Nix Road, Alto, GA, passed away Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at his residence. A son of the late Travis and Ester Coley Dodd, he was born April 11 ...
Susan King Watson, 70, Demorest
A Memorial Service will be held for Susan King Watson, age 70, of Demorest, at Whitefield Funeral Home, North Chapel on Saturday, April 17 at 3:00 p.m. with Dr. Bryan Cribb, Dr. To ...
Edmond Cecil “Eddie” Williams, age 90 of Mt. Airy, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 14, 2021 following an extended illness. Born in Demorest ...


Laquita Ann Outz Gore, 59, Eastanollee
Mrs. Laquita Ann Outz Gore, age 59 of Buena Vista Drive, Eastanollee, Georgia passed away Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at her residence. A daughter of the late Charlie and Maryzell ...
Sammy Michael House, 63, Toccoa
Mr. Sammy Michael House, age 63 of Queen Street, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A son of Mary Hazel Carter House, and the ...


Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Rudolph Michael Potesta, age 88, of Helen.  Mr. Potesta passed away Wednesday, April 14, 2021.   Arrange ...
Janet Hill Surovec, 73, Cleveland
Janet Hill Surovec, age 73, of Cleveland, Georgia, passed from this life on Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at her home. She was born April 13, 1948 in Marianna, Florida to the late J ...
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...