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Local Obits for Tue. May 4th, 2021


Shirley Jean Whinery Lee, 86, Lawrenceville
Shirley Jean Whinery Lee, age 86, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on May 4, 2021.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Chester Lee; son, William Curtis Lee; ...


Byron Oswaldo Munrayos, 69, Gainesville
Byron Oswaldo Munrayos, age 69, of Gainesville, GA passed away Tuesday, May 4, 2021. He was born in Zacapa, Guatemala, December 1st, 1951 to the late Eli Munrayos and Guill ...
William David Croom, Jr., 64, Gainesville
William “David” Croom, Jr. age 64 of Gainesville passed away Tuesday May 4, 2021 at his residence. Mr. Croom was born on May 14, 1956 in Bethesda, Maryland to the la ...
Hurvey William Davis, Sr., 73, Gainesville
Mr. Hurvey William Davis, Sr. 73, of Gainesville passed away Tuesday, May 4, 2021 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 8, 2021 in the ch ...
James “Jim” Dooley, II, 72, Gainesville
Mr. James “Jim” Dooley, II, age 72 of Gainesville passed to his eternal rest on Tuesday, May 4, 2021. Jim was born in Quincy, MA to James E. Dooley, I and Nancy Lou Doo ...
Benny Earl Gilstrap, 77, Gainesville
Benny Earl Gilstrap, 77 of Gainesville passed away Tuesday May 4, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center-Braselton. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mr. Gilstrap was th ...
Bobby L. Hosch, 74, Flowery Branch
Bobby L. Hosch, age 74, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away May 4, 2021.  He was preceded in death by father, Junior Hosch and mother, Lula Bell Frasure Hosch Rayburn; step-fath ...
Herbert Ray Hudgins, 80, Gainesville
Mr. Herbert Ray Hudgins, 80, of Gainesville, passed away Tuesday, May 4, 2021 at his residence following a brief illness. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, M ...


Ron Kelly, 77, Dahlonega
Mr. Ron Kelly, age 77, of Dahlonega went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, May 4, 2021. He was born on November 2, 1943 in Woodruff, South Carolina to John Bottom and Sarah Nix ...


Mrs. Nettie Agnes Ward Simmons, age 77 of Toccoa passed away Friday, April 30, 2021. A daughter of the late Dayton and Viola Pritchett Ward, she was born December 2, 1943 in Ban ...
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
Former Hall County School Superintendent Doug Winters dies at 82
Dr. Douglas Harry Winters, a former superintendent for the Hall County School District, died Wednesday, Aug. 11 at the age of 82.
Former CDC official from Gainesville dies at age 69
Gainesville native Dr. Thomas Weston Hodge III, the former Director of Immunogenetics at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, died July 31 in St. Simon's Island, Ga.