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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. May 24th, 2021


Ronald “Ron” Kenneth Dinsmore, age 69, passed away on May 24, 2021. He is preceded in death by his parents: Margaret and James Dinsmore and brother: James Jackson Dinsm ...


Kelly Joseph Smith, 61, Buford
Kelly Joseph Smith, 61, passed away on Monday, May 24, 2021. Kelly was born on January 31, 1960 in Lockport, NY, son of Jackie O. Smith and Mary J. Smith Ruscansky. Kelly worked fo ...


Dorothy Rose Decker Henslee, 79, Clarkesville
Dorothy Rose Decker Henslee, age 79 of Clarkesville, passed away on Monday, May 24, 2021.  Born in Lavonia, Georgia on April 11, 1942 to the late A.T. Decker and Sara Lee K ...
Robert Edward "Bob" Rose, 85, Demorest
Robert Edward "Bob" Rose, 85, of Demorest, Georgia, entered his eternal rest at home surrounded by his family on May 24, 2021. He was born December 3, 1935, in Grenada ...


Maria Ayala Rodriguez, 85, Gainesville
Maria Ayala Rodriguez, 85, of Gainesville, GA passed away Monday, May 24, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, May 28, 2021 at St. John Paul II Catholic M ...
Maria De La Luz Zamarripa-Castillo, age 40 of Gainesville, passed away Monday, May 24, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Th ...
  George Philip “Phil” Attridge, Jr. passed away Monday, May 24, 2021 at his residence on Lake Lanier. Phil was born on April 7, 1951 at Scott Air Force base ...
Jane Wood Banks, Gainesville
Jane Wood Banks was born Oct. 30, 1926 in Jackson, MS. Her father worked for the “telephone company” and the family subsequently lived in Louisville, KY and Decatur, ...


Helen Caroline Lausman, 89, Dahlonega
Mrs. Helen Caroline Lausman, age 89, of Dahlonega passed away peacefully Monday, May 24, 2021 with her daughter and other family at her side. She was an active member of Dahloneg ...
Geraldine Couch, 77, Dahlonega
Geraldine Couch of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Monday, May 24, 2021. She is survived by her loving husband Donald Couch and two daughters Cheryl Dispain (Tony) and Sharon ...


Marrisa Nicole Fleming, 33, Royston
Marrisa Nicole Fleming, age 33 of Royston, GA passed away on Monday, May 24, 2021. Born on Oct. 14, 1987 in Commerce, GA, Mrs. Fleming is the daughter of Jim Wright and the la ...


Paul Daniel Prince, 80, Cleveland
Paul Daniel Prince, age 80, of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, May 24, 2021.   Mr. Prince was born on December 3, 1940, in Hinesville, Georgia, to the late L.P. and Wy ...
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