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Local Obits for Thu. Jun 24th, 2021


James Homer Rider, Sr., 69, Baldwin
James Homer Rider, Sr., age 69 of Baldwin, passed away on Thursday, June 24, 2021. Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on April 26, 1952, he was a son of Katheryn Kimbrell Rider of Ga ...


Miron Morar, 85, Buford
Miron Morar, 85, of Buford, GA, died Thursday, June 24, 2021. A graveside service will be held Saturday, July 3, 2021 at 10 AM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Gardens. Pastor Matei Istud ...


Doris Holland Barry, 86, Clarkesville
Doris Holland Barry, age 86 of Clarkesville, passed away on Thursday, June 24, 2021.  Born in Mt. Airy, Georgia on December 21, 1934, she was the daughter of the late Richa ...


Ronda Ann Mintz, 58, Gainesville
Ronda Ann Mintz, 59 of Gainesville, GA departed this life on Thursday, June 24, 2021 at Halifax Health Medical Center, Daytona Beach. Ronda Mintz was born June 4, 1962 to Joea ...
Thelma Rose Etris, 90, Gainesville
Thelma Rose Etris, age 90 of Gainesville, Ga passed away Thursday June 24th, 2021. Thelma was born on June 23rd, 1931 to the late Dave Holloway and Viola Dockery Holloway. She w ...
Karen Anne Swan, 71, Murrayville
Mrs. Karen Anne Swan age 71 of Murrayville, Ga passed away on June 24, 2021 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services will be scheduled for Sunday June 27 ...


Randall "Bull" Lee Carter, Sr., age 62, of Jefferson passed away Thursday, June 24, 2021.  Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Sunday, June 27, 2021 at Mercy Ba ...


Mr. Johnny Morris Dispain, Sr. age 78 of Carlton, Ga passed away on Thursday June 24, 2021 at his residence.   Funeral services are scheduled for Friday July 02, 2021 at ...


Linda Hamby Brewer, 74, Toccoa
Mrs. Linda Hamby Brewer, age 74, of Toccoa passed away Thursday June 24, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A daughter of the late Clyde Doyle and Minnie Mae Sneezy Hamby ...
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