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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Apr 25th, 2021


Ervin Vincent (Vince) Ingram, 72, Dawsonville
Ervin Vincent Ingram (Vince), a life-long resident of Dawsonville, Georgia, passed away peacefully at home on April 25, 2021 after a valiant battle with cancer, at the age of 72. ...


Donald Edward Morgan, 75, Cumming
Donald Edward Morgan, age 75, of Cumming, GA passed away April 25, 2021. He was preceded in death by his parents, Jesse & Evelyn Morgan and son, Brannon Morgan. He was a loving ...


Jane Juanita Pugh, 85, Sugar Hill
Jane Jaunita Pugh, age 85, of Sugar Hill, GA passed peacefully away, surrounded by family, on Saturday, April 24, 2021. She was preceded in death by her loving husband of thirty-on ...


David Marshall Hightower, 66, Braselton
Mr. David Marshall Hightower, 66, of Braselton, passed away Sunday, April 25, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. The family will receive friends at Memorial Park Funeral ...
Ranell Hall Sailors, 78, Flowery Branch
Ranell Hall Sailors passed away at her home on Sunday, April 25, 2021. She was an amazing wife to Jim and dedicated mother of her two sons- Richard and Stephen. Ranell was very ...
Carol Elizabeth Yox, 74, Gainesville
Carol Elizabeth Yox of Gainesville, GA  passed away peacefully Sunday, April 25, 2021. She was 74 years old and  enjoyed sailing, hiking, cooking, and sewing ...


Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Gustave Andrew “Gus” Backelant, age 81, of Jefferson, who passed away on Sunday, April 25, 2021. Mr. Backelant was born in ...


Charles Lee Bennett, 78, Royston
Mr. Charles Lee Bennett, 78, of Royston, passed away Sunday, April 25, 2021 in Jackson MS. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 1, 2021 in the Chapel of M ...


Kathy Anne (Hanley) Conner, of Hiawassee, GA, passed away peacefully in the early morning on April 25, 2021. Kathy lived to be 58 years of age.  She lived life well, living o ...
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...