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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 ...
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
Three-Time Indianapolis 500 winner Bobby Unser dies at 87
Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Bobby Unser, one of the most colorful, outspoken and popular drivers in the history of “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing,” died Sunday...
Ex-NASCAR driver Eric McClure dies at 42; autopsy pending
Former NASCAR driver Eric McClure died Sunday at the age of 42
Olympia Dukakis, Oscar-winning 'Moonstruck' star, dies at 89
The veteran stage and screen actor Olympia Dukakis has died
Astronaut Michael Collins, Apollo 11 pilot, dead of cancer
Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins has died at age 90