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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 ...
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