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Local Obits for Sun. Jun 6th, 2021


Ruth Reed Ervin, 76, Lula
Ruth Reed Ervin, age 76 of Lula entered heaven Sunday June 6, 2021 at her residence surrounded by her family. Ruth was born June 13, 1944 in Gainesville to the late Ulyses & ...


Roger D. Slaton, 80, Dawsonville
Roger D. Slaton, 80, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday June 6, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Slaton was born May 25, 1941 to the late Charles and Kathleen Slaton ...


John P. Knudsen, 91, Cumming
  John P. Knudsen 91, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Sunday, June 6th, 2021. John is preceded in death by his wife; Helen Knudsen. He is survived by his children; ...


Betty Witt Lloyd, 72, Buford
Betty Witt Lloyd, age 72, of Buford, GA passed away Sunday, June 6, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Calvin M. Lloyd. She is survived by her daughter, Am ...


  Thelma Armour Brock, age 90 of Alto, passed away on Sunday, June 6, 2021.  Born in Lula, Georgia on April 3, 1931, she was a daughter of the late Jack Armour an ...
Hoyt Benton Parson, 88, Alto
Hoyt Benton Parson, age 88 of Alto, passed away on Sunday, June 6, 2021.    Born in Cornelia, Georgia on March 14, 1933, he was a son of the late Purvie Benton Pars ...


Dianne (Davis) Coughlan, 83, Gainesville
Dianne (Davis) Coughlan, age 83, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, June 6, 2021, following a long illness. Dianne was born April 15, 1938 in Alexandria, Virginia to t ...
Clifford Wayne Spell, 82, Flowery Branch
Mr. Clifford Wayne Spell, age 82, of Flowery Branch, passed away on Sunday, June 6, 2021 at his residence. Funeral services will be at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, June 9, 2021 at Flat ...


Paul Edwin Bullock, 82, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Paul Edwin Bullock, age 82 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Sunday, June 6, 2021.  Mr. Bullock was born in Wintervi ...
Mr. Brantley Roy Lee Maney age 56 of Arcade, Ga passed away on Saturday June 06, 2021 following an extended illness. Graveside services will be held in Memorial Park Cemetery, date ...
  Mr. Willie H. “Bill” Sanders, age 89 of Maysville passed away on Sunday, June 6, 2021 at his residence.  Mr. Sanders was born on November 6, 1931 in Jeff ...


Richard John Becker, 78, Dahlonega
Mr. Richard John Becker, age 78, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, June 6, 2021.   Mr. Becker was born in Cleveland, Ohio on November 24, 1942 to the late James Edward an ...
Richard Errol Lampkin, 57, Dahlonega
Mr. Richard Errol Lampkin, age 57, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Sunday, June 6, 2021.  Richard was born in Norfolk, VA on September 17, 1963 to the late Rodney and Sandra L ...


Bobby Junior Gibson, 49, Toccoa
Mr. Bobby Junior Gibson, age 49 of Rumsey Avenue, Toccoa passed away Sunday, June 6, 2021 at his residence. A son of the late Bobby E. Gibson and Betty Jean Hardman Gibson, he ...
William Hal Grafton, 69, Toccoa
Mr. William Hal Grafton, age 69 of Cawthon Road, Toccoa passed away Sunday, June 6, 2021 at his residence. A son of the late Joe P. and Jewell Ivester Grafton, he was born Novem ...


James Dewitt DuBois, 88, Cleveland
James Dewitt DuBois, age 88, of Cleveland entered his heavenly home on Sunday, June 6, 2021.   Mr. DuBois was born on February 10, 1933, in Savannah, Georgia, to the lat ...
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...