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Local Obits for Sun. Jun 13th, 2021


Jeffery Dale Fricke, 59, Winder
Jeffery Dale Fricke, age 59, of Winder passed away Sunday, June 13, 2021.  Memorial services will be held 11:00 am Thursday, June 17, 2021 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel.& ...


  John Edward Driscoll passed away on the morning of June 13, 2021 at a medical facility in Bartow County Georgia, with his son, Sean, by his side. John was born to Ed ...


Sherry Ann Jackson, 68, Buford
Sherry Ann Jackson, age 68, passed away on Sunday, June 13, 2021.  She was born on December 17, 1952, to the late Lucinda Johnson in Buford, GA. Sherry joined Poplar Hill B ...
Evelyn Holbrook Robertson, age 78, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, June 13, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband, “Skippy” Allen Robertson; daughter, Emi ...


Adron Virginia Stonecypher, age 92, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Sunday, June 13, 2021. Mrs. Stonecypher was born on August 9, 1928 in Habersham County, Georgia to the la ...


Reba Shields Henderson, 87, Gainesville
Reba Shields Henderson, 87, of Gainesville, GA passed away Sunday, June 13, 2021 after an extended battle with Dementia. She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Walter Rober ...


Jacob “Jake” A. Cardiello, age 23, of Atlanta, GA passed away June 13, 2021.  He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Karen Cardiello.  He is su ...


Mrs. Joan Steele Savage Clary, age 88 of Toccoa entered into her Heavenly Father’s loving arms on June 13, 2021.   A daughter of the late Maurice and Eleanor Steel ...
Speedway Motorsports founder Bruton Smith dies at 95
O. Bruton Smith, who emerged from North Carolina farm country and parlayed his love of motorsports into a Hall of Fame career as one of the biggest track owners...
Betty White, TV’s Golden Girl, dies at 99
Actor Betty White, whose saucy, up-for-anything charm made her a television mainstay for more than 60 years, has died
Former US Senate majority leader Harry Reid dies at 82
Harry Reid, the former Senate majority leader and Nevada’s longest-serving member of Congress, has died at home in Henderson, Nevada
John Madden, Hall of Fame coach and broadcaster, dies at 85
The NFL says Hall of Fame coach turned broadcaster John Madden has died at age 85
Gainesville businessman James Simpson dies at 77, truck parade to be held in his honor
Gainesville businessman James Simpson, the force behind Simpson Trucking & Grading, Inc. in Gainesville, will be remembered in a funeral service Friday, Dec. 17 at Hopewell Baptist Church.
Georgia Racing Hall of Famer Bud Lunsford passes away
Legendary Georgia racer and hall of famer Bud Lunsford of Gainesville passed away on Monday at the age of 86. Lunsford, a member of both the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame...
Frank Williams, founder of Formula One team, dies at 79
Sir Frank Williams, the founder and former team principal of Williams Racing, has died. He was 79. Williams took his motor racing team from an empty carpet warehouse to the summit of Formula One, overseeing 114 victories, a combined 16 drivers’ and constructors’ world championships, while becoming the longest-serving team boss in the sport’s history.
Prince, poultry pioneer, dies at 93
Jack Prince of Gainesville, the man who invented the chicken deboning machine, has died at the age of 93.