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Local Obits for Fri. Jun 18th, 2021


Teresa Eller Jaworski, 59, Baldwin
Teresa Eller Jaworski, age 59, of Baldwin, passed away on Friday, June 18, 2021. Born on July 14, 1961, in Toccoa, she was a daughter of Jessie Lubeth Hunter Eller of Demorest a ...


Thomas Jeffery “TJ” Knight, age 38, of Winder passed away Friday, June 18, 2021.  Memorial Services will be held 7:30 pm Friday, June 25, 2021 at Lawson Funeral Ho ...


Benton Jacob Fry, 84, Mt. Airy
Benton Jacob Fry, age 84, of Mt. Airy, passed away on Friday, June 18, 2021. Born on October 4, 1936, in Clarkesville, he was a son of the late Hendricks Houston “Hink&rdq ...


Hazel M. Jackson, 86, Gainesville
Hazel Marianna Howard Jackson, age 86 of Gainesville, Ga passed away Friday, June 18, 2021 at her home surrounded by her children.   Hazel was born July 16, 1934 in ...
Raymond Lee Kent, 83, Gainesville
Raymond Lee Kent, 83 of Gainesville passed away Friday, June 18, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center- Gainesville Campus. Born in Maysville, Georgia, Mr. Kent had lived ...
Mary Frances Sullens, 87, Murrayville
Mrs. Mary Frances Sullens, age 87, of Murrayville passed away Friday, June 18, 2021. Mrs. Sullens was born in Hall County on November 13, 1933 to the late Charlie and Carrie Cou ...


Janice B. Harkins, 77, Cleveland
Janice B. Harkins, age 77, of Cleveland, was welcomed to her Heavenly home by the Lord Jesus Christ and by her family who was waiting her arrival on Friday, June 18, 2021. Mrs. ...
Funeral Tuesday for well-known Gainesville businessman, attorney Sonny Sykes
Funeral services for Gainesville attorney and businessman William I. "Sonny" Sykes, Jr. are scheduled for Tuesday, July 13 at Free Chapel Worship Center.
Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld dies at 88
The family of former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld says he has died
Local philanthropist and journalist Lessie Smithgall dies at 110
Lessie Smithgall, a longtime Gainesville philanthropist and journalist, died Friday, June 25 at the age of 110.
Frank Bonner, Herb on 'WKRP in Cincinnati,' dies at 79
Frank Bonner, who played a brash salesman with a love of flashy plaid suits on the TV comedy “WKRP in Cincinnati,” has died
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