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Local Obits for Tue. Jun 8th, 2021


Jane Baker Gabbard, 63, Bethlehem
Jane Baker Gabbard, age 63 of Bethlehem, GA, passed away June 8, 2021.  She is survived by her husband of 30 years, Randall Gabbard;  daughters, Chastity Ann Banks of Gre ...


John Carroll Turner, 57, Cumming
John Carroll Turner, age 57, of Cumming, GA passed away June 8, 2021. He was preceded in death by his father, John Milton Turner, Jr. He was a loving husband, devoted father & ...


May Ruth Paine Broome, 85, Flowery Branch
May Ruth Paine Broome, age 85, of Flowery Branch, Georgia passed away on June 8, 2021 at Emory University Hospital Midtown after an extended illness. Funeral Services will be held ...
Rosemary Doan Jones, 81, Buford
Rosemary Doan Jones, of Buford, GA, passed away June 8, 2021.  She was preceded in death by her parents Leroy and Naomi Doan, and brothers Ronnie Doan and Donald Doan.  S ...


Alfred Doyle Taylor, 73, Demorest
Alfred Doyle Taylor, age 73, of Demorest, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, June 8, 2021. Mr. Taylor was born March 20, 1948, in Habersham County, Georgia, to the la ...
Ernesteen Dorsey Woods, Clarkesville
  Ernesteen Dorsey Woods of Clarkesville, Georgia went to her heavenly rewards on June 8, 2021. She was born on July 12, 1931. to Ernest Hayes Dorsey and Vera Nix Dorsey ...


Carolyn Reed Rylee, 82, Gillsville
Carolyn Reed Rylee, age 82 of Gillsville entered heaven Tuesday June 8, 2021 at Pruitt Health Care in Jasper. Carolyn was born in Hoschton, GA to the late William Rivers & R ...
Loretta Irene Wyeth, 97, Gainesville
Loretta Irene Wyeth, age 97, of Gainesville, GA passed away Tuesday, June 8, 2021. No formal service is scheduled at this time. Online condolences may be made at www.hil ...


Sara Ann Chambers Shirley, 79, Jefferson
Mrs. Sara Ann Chambers Shirley age 79 of Jefferson, Ga passed away on Tuesday June 08, 2021 at her residence following an extended illness.      Funeral services ...


“We have had an adventurous life”, Miss Betty often said.  Betty Ann Alred ‘s adventure ended on June 8, 2021, at age 87.  Betty was born in Thomasville ...
Church William “Bill” Hames, age 88, of Roanoke, VA passed away at home on Monday morning, March 22, 2021 after a long period of illness. Bill was born in Clarkesvil ...
Amelia Pacheco Proctor, 85, Texas formerly of Gainesville
Amelia Pacheco Proctor, age 85 of Texas & Gainesville, entered rest Tuesday June 8, 2021 surrounded by her five daughters’. Amelia was born in Navajas, Jalisco, Mexico ...


James Roger Cannon, 82, Toccoa
Mr. James Roger Cannon, age 82 of Collier Road, Toccoa passed away Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at his residence. A son of the late Julian H. and Maude Crawford Cannon, he was born Jul ...


Debbie Gail Tuggle, 61, Cleveland
  Mrs. Debbie Gail Tuggle, age 61, of Cleveland, GA passed away Tuesday, June 8, 2021. Mrs. Tuggle was born in Lumpkin County on March 13, 1960. She was preceded in deat ...
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.