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Local Obits for Wed. May 5th, 2021


John (Jack) Lorenzo Baden, age 91, of Cumming, Georgia, passed away on May 5, 2021 after a long illness. He died peacefully in his sleep at home. Jack was born on December 10, 1 ...
Ida Martha Finley Cantrell went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus on May 5, 2021 at the age of 83. Martha was born to Willie Mae Benjamin Finley and Ernest Edward Finel ...


Patricia Haron Hackett, 81, Suwanee
Patricia Haron Hackett, age 81, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Wednesday, May 5, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ret. Lt. Col. USAF Richard Sidney Hackett. Mrs. Hack ...


Audrey Sisson Chambers, 92, Gainesville
Audrey Sisson Chambers age 92 of Gainesville entered heaven Wednesday May 5, 2021at the Willowood Nursing Home with her children by her side. Audrey was born July 5, 1928 in Duc ...
Dennis Jeffrey Cochran, 53, Flowery Branch
Mr. Dennis Jeffrey Cochran, age 53 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Graveside services ar ...
Milton C. Emrey, 78, Gainesville
Milton Candler Emrey, Sr. (Tony) passed peacefully on April 29, 2021 at the age of 78. He grew up in Cleveland, TN, moved to Decatur, GA in mid-teens and after attending a few coll ...


Mildred Lord Barrett, 94, Commerce
  Mrs. Mildred Lord Barrett, 94, of Commerce, GA died Wednesday, May 5, 2021 with her family at her side.      Born to the late Clyde and Ina Ingram ...
Syble Jeanette Chastain, 78, Commerce
Syble Jeanette Chastain, 78, of Commerce went home to be with her Lord and Savior Wednesday, May 5, 2021. Syble was an anointed woman of God; kind, loving and patient. Syble fulfil ...


Harold Wayne Story, 82, Dahlonega
Harold Wayne Story, age 82 years old of Dahlonega, GA.  Passed away Wednesday, May 5, 2021 following a brief illness.  Mr. Story was born on November 16, 1938, in No ...


  Mr. Jewell Bell “J.B.” Hudgins, Jr., age 89 of Deer Chase Road, Toccoa passed away peacefully Wednesday, May 5, 2021 surrounded by his family&n ...


Mr. Dirk Maria Ludovicus Drost, age 81, of Cleveland, Georgia passed away at home surrounded by his family on May 5, 2021 after an extended battle with Alzheimer's. Mr. Dros ...
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.