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Local Obits for Thu. Apr 29th, 2021


James Regis Lewallen, 78, Baldwin
James Regis Lewallen, age 78 of Baldwin, passed away on Thursday, April 29, 2021.  Born on May 23, 1942 in the Hollingsworth Community of Banks County, Georgia he was a son ...


Glenda Sue Clark, 70, Dawsonville
Mrs. Glenda Sue Clark, age 70 of Dawsonville, passed away Thursday, April 29, 2021 at Gold City Nursing Home following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Su ...
Mamie Reeves, 93, Dawsonville
Mamie Reeves, 93, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday, April 29, 2021 at her residence following a period of declining health. Born January 16, 1928 to the late Loland and Ethel ...


Mrs. Dolores Engrisch Ballard age 82 of Cumming, passed away on Thursday, April 29, 2021 at Cumming Health Rehab following an extended illness.    Funeral services are ...


Keeling W. Hulsey, 71, Lawrenceville
Keeling W. Hulsey, age 71, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Thursday, April 29, 2021. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ray and Eva Webb Hulsey, and sister, Diane Godley. ...


Rev. Guyrie K. Teasley, Gainesville
Rev. Guyrie K. Teasley was born on March 12, 1961 to the late Frank Kesler Jr. and Mary Lois Hale Kesler. Rev. Teasley united with First Baptist Church at an early age under the ...
Donald L. Borth, 78, Hoschton
  Mr. Donald L. Borth, age 78, of Hoschton passed away Thursday, April 29, 2021. Memorial Services will be 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Sunday, May 2, 2021 at Deaton Cr ...
William Donald Jackson, Gainesville
William Donald Jackson was born on August 17, 1942 in Gainesville, Georgia, to Charlie Henry and Annie Lou Thompson Jackson.  One of four brothers, Don grew up in the southern ...
Garnett Lynn Farley Smith, 69, Gainesville
Garnett Lynn Farley Smith was born at Crawford Long Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia on March 13, 1952. She was the first born child to Baba and HP Farley. They moved to Gainesville wh ...


Gennie Nerea King Barrett, 61, Nicholson
Mrs. Gennie Nerea King Barrett, age 61 of Nicholson passed away on Thursday, April 29, 2021 at her residence.  Mrs. Barrett was born in Royston to the late, Memphis Tennessee ...
Harlan Lamar Waters passed away on April 29, 2021. He was the son of the late James Raydus and Theta Mable Winningham Waters. He was born on September 10, 1934 in Dunlap, TN. &n ...


Shirley Ann Armstrong, 80, Dahlonega
  Mrs. Shirley Ann Armstrong, age 80, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, April 29, 2021. Mrs. Armstrong was born on December 7, 1940 in Hall County to the late Moses and ...
John Marshall, 43, Dahlonega
Mr. John Marshall, age 43, of Dahlonega went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 29, 2021 surrounded by his wife and children. John was born in Pulaski, VA on October 24 ...


Willie Pat Adams, 62, Atlanta
Mr. Willie Pat Adams, age 62 of Defoors Ferry Road, Atlanta passed away Thursday, April 29, 2021 at his residence. A son of the late Willie and Margaret Duke Adams, he was born ...
Y.D. Helton, 87, Lavonia
Y.D. Helton, age 87, of Lavonia, passed away at his home Thursday, April 29, 2021.  Born January 29, 1934 in Clermont, Ga. he was the son of the late John and Buela Helton. ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Reverend James Bascom Skelton, age 90, of McDonough, Georgia, who passed away Thursday, April 29, 2021. Reverend Skelton was born in Jacks ...
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...