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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 ...
Lynyrd Skynyrd founding member Gary Rossington dead at 71
Gary Rossington, Lynyrd Skynyrd’s last surviving original member who also helped write the classic “Sweet Home Alabama,” died Sunday at the age of 71
Tim McCarver, big league catcher and broadcaster, dies at 81
The famed broadcaster and former St. Louis Cardinals star Tim McCarver has died
'Laverne & Shirley' actor Cindy Williams dies at 75
Cindy Williams, who played Shirley opposite Penny Marshall’s Laverne on the popular sitcom “Laverne & Shirley,” has died
Robbie Knievel, daredevil son of Evel Knievel, dies at 60
Robbie Knievel, an American stunt motorcycle performer and son of thrill-seeking father Evel Knievel, has died
Tatjana Patitz, supermodel of '80s and '90s, dies at 56
One of an elite group of glamorous supermodels who graced magazine covers in the ’80s and ’90s and appeared in George Michael’s “Freedom
Nate Thayer, reporter who interviewed Pol Pot, dies
Nate Thayer, a fearless reporter who survived several brushes with death while covering conflict in Southeast Asia and was the last Western journalist to interview Khmer Rouge leader Pol Pot, has died
Bob Penny, bit actor in numerous Hollywood films, dies at 87
An Alabama actor who played small roles in movies including “Forrest Gump” and “Sweet Home Alabama” has died at age 87
Pelé, Brazil’s mighty king of ‘beautiful game,’ has died
Pelé, Brazil’s mighty king of soccer, has died