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Local Obits for Fri. Jun 25th, 2021


Jane Gibson Gravley of Cumming, Georgia passed away on June 25, 2021. Funeral arrangments will be announced by McDonald and Son Funeral Home and Crematory   &nbs ...


Mary Ann Bailey, 73, Lawrenceville
Mary Ann Bailey, age 73, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away on June 25, 2021.  Mrs. Bailey was preceded in death by her husband Jimmy Bradley.  She is survived by her chil ...


lloyd Quintion York, 68, Cornelia
Lloyd Quintion York, age 68 of Cornelia, passed away Friday June 25, 2021. Lloyd was born on June 18, 1953 to the late Floyd York and Mozelle Brock York. Along with his parent ...


Bobby Dell Haynes, 88, Gainesville
Bobby Dell Haynes, 88 of Gainesville passed away Friday June 25, 2021 at his residence. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mr. Haynes was the son of the late Ernest and Kate Ro ...
Ralph Hopkins, 65, Gainesville
Ralph Hopkins was born August 20, 1955 to Lizzie Mae Hopkins and John Hopkins of Gainesville/Jefferson Ga. Ralph drove trucks for a living and that was his passion. He loved his fa ...
Cherilyn “Cher” Singleton, 31, Flowery Branch
  Mrs. Cherilyn “Cher” Marie Singleton, age 31, of Flowery Branch passed away Friday, June 25, 2021 at Northside Hospital – Gwinnett. Funeral Service ...
  Lessie Smithgall, co-founder of The Times with her husband Charles, and widely known for her philanthropy, devotion to the arts and her community died at her Gainesville ...
Lessie Bailey Smithgall, 110, Gainesville
Lessie Bailey Smithgall of Gainesville passed away Friday June 25, 2021 at her residence. Funeral services are incomplete at this time and will be announced later. Those wish ...


Mr. William Jackson “Jack” Brown, age 78, of Commerce, GA died Friday, June 25, 2021 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mr. Brown was born in Commerce to ...


Artiode “Tony” Antonio Sellari, age 86 of Cleveland passed away Friday June 25, 2021 after a lengthy illness. Tony was born on July 5, 1934 to the late Artiode ...
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