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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 ...
Ned Beatty, indelible in 'Deliverance,' 'Network' dies at 83
Ned Beatty, the indelible character actor whose first film role as a genial vacationer raped by a backwoodsman in 1972′s “Deliverance” launched him on a long, prolific and accomplished career, has died
'Hooked on a Feeling' singer B.J. Thomas dies at 78
One of the country’s most popular and versatile singers, B
Former US Sen. John Warner of Virginia dies at 94
Former Sen. John W
Charles Grodin, 'Midnight Run,' 'Heartbreak Kid,' star, dies
Charles Grodin, the offbeat actor and writer who scored as a newlywed cad in “The Heartbreak Kid” and the father in the “Beethoven” comedies, has died
Three-Time Indianapolis 500 winner Bobby Unser dies at 87
Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Bobby Unser, one of the most colorful, outspoken and popular drivers in the history of “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing,” died Sunday...
Ex-NASCAR driver Eric McClure dies at 42; autopsy pending
Former NASCAR driver Eric McClure died Sunday at the age of 42
Olympia Dukakis, Oscar-winning 'Moonstruck' star, dies at 89
The veteran stage and screen actor Olympia Dukakis has died
Astronaut Michael Collins, Apollo 11 pilot, dead of cancer
Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins has died at age 90