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Local Obits for Mon. May 31st, 2021


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...
Robbie Knievel, daredevil son of Evel Knievel, dies at 60
Robbie Knievel, an American stunt motorcycle performer and son of thrill-seeking father Evel Knievel, has died
Tatjana Patitz, supermodel of '80s and '90s, dies at 56
One of an elite group of glamorous supermodels who graced magazine covers in the ’80s and ’90s and appeared in George Michael’s “Freedom
Nate Thayer, reporter who interviewed Pol Pot, dies
Nate Thayer, a fearless reporter who survived several brushes with death while covering conflict in Southeast Asia and was the last Western journalist to interview Khmer Rouge leader Pol Pot, has died
Bob Penny, bit actor in numerous Hollywood films, dies at 87
An Alabama actor who played small roles in movies including “Forrest Gump” and “Sweet Home Alabama” has died at age 87
Pelé, Brazil’s mighty king of ‘beautiful game,’ has died
Pelé, Brazil’s mighty king of soccer, has died
Eloise R. Gilmer dead at 97
Eloise R. Gilmer of Gainesville passed away at the age of 97 Wednesday, December 7, 2022.
Robert Clary, last of the ‘Hogan’s Heroes’ stars, dies at 96
Robert Clary, who played a prisoner of war in the TV sitcom “Hogan’s Heroes,” has died
Rev. Dr. William Hugh Cauthen dies at 92
The Reverend Dr. William Hugh Cauthen passed away peacefully onto his next life on Wednesday, November 9, 2022.