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Local Obits for Sat. Jun 5th, 2021


Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Terry Audrey O'Kelley 58 of Homer, who passed away Saturday, June 5, 2021. Services 2 PM Wednesday from Ivie Funeral Home Chapel with R ...


Dennis Boyd Israel, 68, Demorest
  Dennis Boyd Israel, 68, of Demorest, GA died Saturday, June 5, 2021 at Habersham County Medical Center. Family and friends will honor Mr. Israel’s memory with a g ...


Doris "Colleen" Neel Swett, widow of John A. Swett, passed away Saturday, June 5, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Ga. Born on December 26, ...


Barbara Brooks Waters, 86, Pendergrass
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Barbara Brooks Waters, age, 86 of Pendergrass, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, June 5, 2021.  Mrs. Waters was born in La ...


Stephen Paul DiSanto, 47, Dahlonega
Mr. Stephen Paul DiSanto, age 47, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Saturday, June 5, 2021. He was born on June 9, 1973 in New Britain, Connecticut to Mary Cantrell and Joseph D ...


James Walter Jarrett, 88, Eatonton
Mr. James Walter Jarrett, age 88 of Caster Branch Road, Eatonton, Georgia passed away Saturday, June 5, 2021 at his residence. A son of the late Walter Morris and Maka Jones Jar ...


Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Dyer Holland, age 83, of Whisenant Street, Toccoa, GA, passed away Saturday, June 5, 2021 at the Stephens County Hospital.   A daughter of the late R ...
Betty White, TV’s Golden Girl, dies at 99
Actor Betty White, whose saucy, up-for-anything charm made her a television mainstay for more than 60 years, has died
Former US Senate majority leader Harry Reid dies at 82
Harry Reid, the former Senate majority leader and Nevada’s longest-serving member of Congress, has died at home in Henderson, Nevada
John Madden, Hall of Fame coach and broadcaster, dies at 85
The NFL says Hall of Fame coach turned broadcaster John Madden has died at age 85
Gainesville businessman James Simpson dies at 77, truck parade to be held in his honor
Gainesville businessman James Simpson, the force behind Simpson Trucking & Grading, Inc. in Gainesville, will be remembered in a funeral service Friday, Dec. 17 at Hopewell Baptist Church.
Michael Nesmith, the Monkee for all seasons, dies at 78
Michael Nesmith, the wool-hatted, guitar-strumming member of the 1960s, made-for-television rock band The Monkees, has died at 78
Al Unser, a four-time winner of Indianapolis 500, dies at 82
Al Unser, one of only four drivers to win the Indianapolis 500 a record four times, died Thursday following years of health issues
Pro Bowler, Super Bowl champ, GA Tech star wideout Demaryius Thomas dies at 33
Former NFL wide receiver Demaryius Thomas has died at the age of 33
Georgia Racing Hall of Famer Bud Lunsford passes away
Legendary Georgia racer and hall of famer Bud Lunsford of Gainesville passed away on Monday at the age of 86. Lunsford, a member of both the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame...