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Local Obits for Sun. May 23rd, 2021


Willie Jo Ridings, 87, Cumming
  Willie Jo Ridings, age 87, passed away May 23, 2021. She is preceded in death by her husband: James Tunney “JT” Ridings and her daughter: Cathy Ridings Stone. ...


Kevin Wayne Pine, 63, Lawrenceville
Kevin Wayne Pine, age 63, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Sunday, May 23, 2021. He was preceded in death by his son, Matthew Stephen Pine and father, CSM Clyde Leroy Pine. He i ...


  Doris Armour Jones, age 76, of Alto, Georgia passed away on Sunday, May 23, 2021. Mrs. Jones was born on September 26, 1944 in Lula, Georgia to the late Leco Armour an ...


Strickland Funeral Home announces funeral services for Alice’ Quillian Head of Clermont, Georgia. Mrs. Head was born Feb. 27, 1933, and passed away May 23, 2021, at her home ...
Lois Marie Cole, 89, Gainesville
Lois Marie Cole, 89 of the Gardens of Gainesville, Gainesville, Georgia passed away on May 23, 2021, following an extended illness. Lois was born on November 01, 1931, in Homer, ...
The Lord welcomed Jean Healy into his arms on Sunday, May 23rd, 2021 after her brief battle with pancreatic cancer. One of ten sisters, Jean grew up in Harris County, Georgia he ...
James Ralph Moore, 93, Gainesville
James Ralph Moore ,93, a long time resident of Gainesville, Ga passed away Sunday May 23, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Moore  was born to the late Ell ...


Darrell Kenneth Brooks, age 76 of Hull, GA passed away on Sunday, May 23, 2021 at his residence.   Born on June 10, 1944 in Jackson County, GA, Mr. Brooks was the son on ...
Beatrice L. Myers Eidson, 85, Carrollton, formerly of Buford
Beatrice L. Myers Eidson, age 85, of Carrollton, GA and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, May 21, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Early Eidson; ...


Rev. George Lewis Jack Fortner, age 81, of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday, May 23, 2021. Rev. Fortner was born on July 13, 1939, in White County, to the late Jack and Lou Dora ...
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