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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. May 31st, 2021

Banks

Sharon Kay Goudy, 65, Maysville
Sharon Kay Goudy age 65 of Maysville (Banks County) entered rest Thursday, May 20, 2021 at her residence. Sharon was born in Huntington, West Virginia to the late Danny Kirk &am ...

Forsyth

Robert Maybank Preston, known to those who loved him as Bob or Pop was called to his heavenly home Saturday, May 29th. Born January 10, 1950 during a snowstorm in Pewee Valley Kent ...

Habersham

Jerry Lee Fortenberry, Sr., 60, Mount Airy
Jerry Lee Fortenberry, Sr. age 60 of Mt. Airy, Georgia passed away on Monday, May 31, 2021 at his residence. Born in Demorest, Georgia on February 07, 1961, he was the son of th ...

Hall

Carol Ann Whitworth Kiser, 69, Gainesville
Mrs. Carol Ann Whitworth Kiser, 69, of Gainesville passed away Monday, May 31, 2021 following an extended illness. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, Jun ...

Jackson

James Timothy 'Tim' McCoy, 85, Maysville
Mr. James Timothy “Tim” McCoy, age 85 of Maysville passed away Monday, May 31, 2021 at his residence.  Mr. McCoy was born in Maysville to the late, Jimmy E. and Ka ...

Lumpkin

Fred Rider, 78, Dahlonega
Mr. Fred Rider, age 78, of Dahlonega passed away Monday, May 31, 2021. He was born on June 28, 1942 in Lumpkin County to the late Lloyd and Mattie Odom Rider. Fred was a strong man ...

White

Dottie Jackson, 78, Sautee-Nacoochee
Dottie Jackson, age 78, of Sautee, passed away on Monday, May 31, 2021.   Mrs. Jackson was born on January 10, 1943, in Helen, Georgia, to the late James and Inez Allen ...
John Clark Mattox, 34, Cleveland
John Clark Mattox, age 34 of Cleveland, passed away Monday, May 31, 2021. Mr. Mattox was born July 19, 1986 in Elbert County to Randy Mattox and Lisa Pierce Crumley. John was a ...
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