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Local Obits for Wed. Apr 21st, 2021


Mike Farrington was born at Northside Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. He had attended Sugar Hill Christian School since kindergarten, and was looking forward to his graduation in May ...
William Bill Carlyle Small, Jr., age 66, of Sugar Hill passed away Wednesday, April 21, 2021.  Memorial Services will be held 4:00 pm Sunday, April 25, 2021 at Lawson Funeral ...


Eugene Maxwell, 79, Mt. Airy
Funeral services for Eugene Maxwell, age 79 of Mt. Airy will be held at 4:00 PM, Saturday, April 24, 2021 at Hillside Memorial Chapel.  Interment will follow the service in Vi ...


Bradley Edward Grant, 45, Oakwood
Mr. Bradley Edward Grant, 45, of Oakwood passed away Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center-Gainesville. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Sun ...
Myra Harris, Gainesville
Myra Harris passed away on December 27, 2020. She was born on October 17, 1934 to Edith and Buren Bagwell in Canton, Georgia.   Myra was married to Owen Harris for 48 ye ...
Cherry Ann Timms, 72, Gainesville
Mrs. Cherry Ann Timms, 72, passed away Wednesday, April 21, 2021. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, April 23, 2021 in Memorial Park Cemetery. Rev. Randy R ...


Margaret Croy, 85, Dahlonega
Mrs. Margaret Croy age 85 of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away surrounded by family on April 21, 2021. She was born on August 5, 1935 in Forsyth County to the late William Day and the ...
Wanda Lois Thomas, 99, Dahlonega
Mrs. Wanda Lois Thomas, age 99, of Dahlonega went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 21, 2021 while surrounded by her family. Mrs. Thomas was a native and lifelong res ...


Jerry S. Robertson, 77, Alabama
Jerry S. Robertson, age 77, of Alabama passed away Wednesday, April 21, 2021.  Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548,, 706-654-0 ...


Christian David Brown, 39, Cleveland
Christian David Brown, age 39 of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, April 21, 2021.   Mr. Brown was born February 4, 1982 in West Palm Beach, FL to Cathy McCarty Brown and th ...
James Beaven (Jim) Roche, 55, Sautee Nachooche
James Beaven (Jim) Roche 1965 - 2021   Jim Roche, 55, of Sautee Nachooche, passed away Wednesday, April 21, 2021. Born July 29, 1965, to the late Beaven and Kathy Roche. Jim ...
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
Willard Scott, weatherman on NBC's 'Today' show, dies at 87
Willard Scott, the beloved weatherman who charmed viewers of NBC’s “Today” show with his self-deprecating humor and cheerful personality, has died
Actor Ed Asner, TV's blustery Lou Grant, dies at 91
Actor Ed Asner, the blustery but lovable Lou Grant in two successful television series, has died
Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts dies at age 80
Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts has died at the age of 80