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Local Obits for Sat. May 22nd, 2021


Keshia L. Williams, 46, Maysville
  Keshia L. Williams, age 46, of Maysville, GA passed away on Saturday, May 22, 2021. She was born May 30th, 1974. She was preceded in death by her father, Ralph Wi ...


Beverly Sue Hansard, 63, Cumming
Beverly Sue Hansard, 63, of Cumming passed away Saturday, May 22, 2021. Beverly was a sweet, loving mother and grandmother with a selfless spirit. She was the world’s greates ...


Carolyn Ann Nations Dodd, age 68 of Alto, passed away on Saturday, May 22, 2021.  Born in Clarkesville, on December 4, 1952, she was a daughter of the late Arthur Andrew ...
Lenora Smith, 90, Mount Airy
Lenora Smith, age 90 of the Hazel Creek Community, Mt. Airy, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, May 22, 2021 at her residence following an extended illness. Born ...


Melvin Lamar DeLong, 82, Gainesville
Melvin Lamar DeLong, 82, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, May 22, 2021 at his home. Melvin was a laid-back, quiet man and a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was very helpful and ki ...
Mary Melinda Herrin Gravitt, 77, Gainesville
Mary Melinda Herrin Gravitt, age 77 of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, May 22, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.           ...
Annie Ruth Millsap, 74, Gainesville
Annie Ruth Millsap was born October 16, 1946 to the Late John Henry and Dessa Harris. She was preceded in death by her son Stacy Sam Millsap, her parents John Henry & Dessa ...
David Russell Stewart, “Russ”, 48, of Cumming Ga passed away on May 22, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center of Gainesville, Ga. Russ is survived by; daugh ...
Jackie Cleveland Thompson, 75, Gainesville
Jackie Cleveland Thompson, age 75 of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, May 22, 2021 at Grand View Nursing Home following an extended illness.      &nbs ...


Aaron Clifford McDougald, 60, Jefferson
Mr. Aaron Clifford McDougald, 60, of Jefferson, passed away Saturday, May 22, 2021 at his residence. A visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at Memorial Park Funeral ...
G. E. Adams, 82, Hoschton
G. E. Adams, age 82, of Hoschton passed away Saturday, May 22, 2021.  A Memorial Service will be held 3:00 pm Sunday, June 13, 2021 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. Pastor ...
Patricia Ann Harkins, 74, Maysville
Patricia Ann Harkins, age 74 of Maysville, passed away Saturday, May 22, 2021.   Mrs. Harkins was born May 6, 1947 to Robbie Edge Standridge and the late Ray Sayne. She ...
Kenneth Wayne Wilbanks, 83, Jefferson
  Mr. Kenneth Wayne Wilbanks 83 of Jefferson passed away Saturday May 22, 2021.  He was the son of the late Bee and Dessie Turk Wilbanks.  He was a member of the ...


Jody Buck Garrett, 42, Danielsville
Jody Buck Garrett 42 Danielsville passed away Saturday, May 22nd. Professional Service Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home.
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
Country singer Tom T. Hall dies; wrote ‘Harper Valley PTA’
Singer-songwriter Tom T