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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Jun 7th, 2021


Rebecca “Becky” Holbrook, 80, Dawsonville
  Rebecca “Becky” Holbrook, 80, of Dawsonville passed away Monday June 7, 2021. Born February 12, 1941 in Hoschton, Georgia to the late James and ...


Blanche L. Garner, 78, Cumming
Blanche L. Garner, age 78, of Cumming, GA passed away on Saturday, June 5, 2021. She was born in 1942, to the late, Clifford and Madeline Little. Blanche was a member of Liberty Gr ...
Jewell Picklesimer, 75, Cumming
Jewell Picklesimer, age 75, of Forsyth County, GA., passed away on June 7, 2021. He was preceded in death by his parents, Arnold and Nannie Picklesimer; brothers, Hugh, William, ...


Rex A. Harrison, 66, Lawrenceville
Rex A. Harrison, age 66, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Wednesday, May 19, 2021. He was preceded in death by his parents, Curtis and Violet Harrison, and brothers, Jeddie Harr ...


Doris Hanes Brock, 92, Cornelia
Doris Hanes Brock, age 92, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Monday, June 7, 2021. Mrs. Brock was born on January 15, 1929 in Fulton County, Georgia to the late Wade L. and De ...


Susan Weeks Collins, 52, Gainesville
Susan Weeks Collins, age 52, passed away Monday, June 7, 2021.  Susan was born July 27, 1968 at Emory Hospital, Decatur, GA.  She graduated from Shamrock High School, ...
Grace Eleta Stowers, 80, Gainesville
    Mrs. Grace Eleta Stowers, 80, of Gainesville, passed away Monday, June 7, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m ...
Trenna Ann Taylor, 60, Gainesville
Trenna Attended Gainesville High School after graduation she started traveling and ended up in Chattanooga TN where she continued to live her life until the Lord called her home ...


VyLynda Faye South, 77, Atlanta
VyLynda Faye South, age 77, of Atlanta passed away Monday, June 7, 2021.  Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Thursday, June 10, 2021 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel.  In ...


Nina Evans, 60, Helen
Nina Evans, age 60, of Helen, passed away on Sunday, June 7, 2021. Mrs. Evans was born on November 6, 1960, in Bryan, Ohio, to the late Nickolas and Emelia Karzynow Eppelmann.&n ...
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...