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Local Obits for Fri. Jun 4th, 2021


Mrs. Patricia Harris Parker, age 67 of Homer passed away on Friday, June 4, 2021 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mrs. Parker was born in Gainesville to the lat ...


Nellie Geraldine Pitts, 91, Bethlehem
Nellie Geraldine Pitts, age 91, of Bethlehem passed away very peacefully Friday, June 4, 2021.  Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53 Hoschton, GA 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome ...


Virginia Beth Martin, 61, Cumming
Virginia Beth Martin 61, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Friday, June 4th, 2021. A celebration of life service will be held on a later date. Condolences may be expressed a ...
Maria Del Rosario Pena Sanchez 43 of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Friday, June 4th, 2021 at Grady Memorial Hospital. Visitation will be on Sunday, June 6th, 2021 from 12:00pm ...


Howard Dwayne “Smitty” Smith, age 59 of Demorest, passed away Friday, June 4, 2021.   Born in Blairsville, Georgia on January 19, 1962 to the late Howard Housto ...


Ava Voisin Brazeal, 82, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Ava Voisin Brazeal, age 82, of, Flowery Branch passed away Friday, June 4, 2021 at Bell Minor, following an extended illness. Graveside services will be 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, ...


Joy Gossett Newsome, 85, Commerce
Mrs. Joy Gossett Newsome, age 85 of Commerce, GA passed away on Friday, June 4, 2021.   Born on April 4. 1936 in Atlanta Georgia, Mrs. Newsome was the daughter of the late R ...
Junior Spikes, 85, Commerce
Mr. Junior Spikes, age 85, of Commerce passed away Friday, June 4, 2021 at his residence. Mr. Spikes was born in Bonifay, FL to the late, Ervin and Linnie Floyd Spikes. M ...
L. J. Tow, 89, Talmo
L. J. Tow, age 89 of Talmo, passed away Friday, June 04, 2021 at his residence following an extended illness.            & ...


Travoski “Ski” Dekentra Harris, age 38, of Cleveland, passed away on Tuesday, June 1, 2021. Mr. Harris was born on July 31, 1982, in Commerce, Georgia to James Kenne ...
Frances Hulsey Pilgrim, 87, Cleveland
Frances Hulsey Pilgrim, age 87 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, June 4, 2021. Mrs. Pilgrim was born February 22, 1934 in Cleveland to the late Sandy and Katherine Barrett Hulse ...
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
Willard Scott, weatherman on NBC's 'Today' show, dies at 87
Willard Scott, the beloved weatherman who charmed viewers of NBC’s “Today” show with his self-deprecating humor and cheerful personality, has died
Actor Ed Asner, TV's blustery Lou Grant, dies at 91
Actor Ed Asner, the blustery but lovable Lou Grant in two successful television series, has died
Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts dies at age 80
Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts has died at the age of 80
Country singer Tom T. Hall dies; wrote ‘Harper Valley PTA’
Singer-songwriter Tom T
Former Hall County School Superintendent Doug Winters dies at 82
Dr. Douglas Harry Winters, a former superintendent for the Hall County School District, died Wednesday, Aug. 11 at the age of 82.
Former CDC official from Gainesville dies at age 69
Gainesville native Dr. Thomas Weston Hodge III, the former Director of Immunogenetics at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, died July 31 in St. Simon's Island, Ga.