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Local Obits for Wed. Jun 2nd, 2021


Rev. Michael Melvin Spurr, Jr., age 50, of Dawsonville, GA went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, June 2, 2021. Michael was a member of Pinecrest Baptist Church in ...


Frankie Cain Moore, 85, Buford
Frankie Cain Moore, age 85, of Buford, GA passed away on June 2, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank W. Moore; parents, Robert L. and Ruth McDaniel Cain; and b ...


Gerald Roy Allison, 59, Gainesville
Gerald Roy Allison, age 59, of Gainesville, formerly of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, June 2, 2021.   Mr. Allison was born on December 7, 1961, in Demorest, Georg ...
Dora Ann Appleby (Ann) was born on April 11,1954 to the late Mrs. Annie Ruth Dukes Jones and Mr. Clyde Jones, Jr. She received her heavenly wings on Sunday, May 30, 2021. She was p ...
Sarah Elizabeth Carter, 59, Gainesville
Sara Elizabeth Carter age 59 of Gainesville passed away peacefully with her family by her side Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at her residence. Sara was born March 6, 1962 in Commerce, ...
Milford Julia Wood House, 89, Gillsville
Milford Julia Wood House, age 89, of Gillsville entered heaven Wednesday June 2, 2021 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Milford was born January 29, 1932 in Bank ...
James I. Howard, 54, Gillsville
Mr. James I. Howard, age 54 of Gillsville, passed away on Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at his residence following an extended illness.          ...
Sue Kilgore, 81, Flowery Branch
Sue Kilgore, age 81, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Tuesday, June 2, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband, Douglas F. Kilgore.  She is survived by her sons, Ma ...
Nathaniel Wade Phillips, 42, Gainesville
  Mr. Nathaniel Wade Phillips 42, of Gainesville, passed away Wednesday, June 02, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 09, 2021 at Pond Fo ...
Danny Gordon Webb, 77, Gainesville
Mr. Danny Gordon Webb, 77, of Gainesville passed away Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at Manor Lake following an extended illness. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 3:00 p.m ...
Tesha Laton Wright-McCormick, 52, Gainesville
Tesha Laton Wright-McCormick 52 of Gainesville passed away Wednesday, June 2nd.  Professional Service Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home.


David M. “Dave” Kinney, 77, of Braselton, GA, died suddenly Wednesday, June 2, 2021. Funeral service will be held Monday, June 7, 2021, at 1 PM at Hamilton Mill Memoria ...
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.
Michael Nesmith, the Monkee for all seasons, dies at 78
Michael Nesmith, the wool-hatted, guitar-strumming member of the 1960s, made-for-television rock band The Monkees, has died at 78
Al Unser, a four-time winner of Indianapolis 500, dies at 82
Al Unser, one of only four drivers to win the Indianapolis 500 a record four times, died Thursday following years of health issues
Pro Bowler, Super Bowl champ, GA Tech star wideout Demaryius Thomas dies at 33
Former NFL wide receiver Demaryius Thomas has died at the age of 33
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...