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Local Obits for Wed. Jun 23rd, 2021


Ms. Carla Jean Moore-Renfroe, age 61 of Lilburn, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, June 23, 2021. A celebration of life service will be held at a later date.      & ...


David Brietz Marshall, Flowery Branch
  David Brietz Marshall Born in June 1952, David was the third child and only son of Roger Lee and Betty Brietz Marshall. David grew up in Hillsborough, North Carolina. ...
Ruby Clark, 97, Gainesville
Ruby Clark, 97 of Gainesville passed away Wednesday June 23, 2021. Funeral services will be held Sunday June 27, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. at the Mt. Vernon Baptist Church.  Rev. S ...
Beverly Katz, 80, Gainesville
      Mrs. Beverly Katz, age 80 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, June 23, 2021 at The Oaks of Limestone following an extended illness.   &nbs ...
Juan Vargas-Vargas, inf, Gainesville
Infant Juan Vargas-Vargas passed away on Wednesday June 23, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral Mass is scheduled for Friday June 25, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Mich ...


Infant Liam Dwayne Billy Weatherford, age 1 month of Commerce passed away at Children’s Hospital at Scottish Rite Atlanta on Wednesday, June 23, 2021.   A son of K ...
Lee Elder, 1st Black golfer to play Masters, dies at age 87
Golf pioneer Lee Elder has died at the age of 87
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.
Towering musical theater master Stephen Sondheim dies at 91
Stephen Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century, has died
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.
Betty Lynn, Thelma Lou on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' has died
Betty Lynn, who was best known as Barney Fife's sweetheart Thelma Lou on “The Andy Griffith Show,” has died at the age of 95
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
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