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Local Obits for Wed. Jun 9th, 2021


Nancy “Crickett” Louraine Hood, age 60, of Cumming, GA., passed away on Wednesday, June 9, 2021. She was born in 1960, to the late Harley and Salle Mae Pruitt. She was ...
Leigh Ann Cox, 56, Cumming
  Leigh Ann Cox passed away at the age of 56 in Cumming, GA on June 9, 2021, after a brief illness. Born on November 16, 1964, Leigh was one of three daughters of Donald ...


Robert Anthony “Tony” Price, age 50, of Buford passed away Wednesday, June 9, 2021.  A Memorial Service will be held 2:00 pm Saturday, June 19, 2021 at Lawson F ...
Betty Jean Braswell Buice, 89, Lawrenceville
Betty Jean Braswell Buice, age 89, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Wednesday, June 9, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband, Winford Riley Buice; parents, Golden and L ...
Elise Powell Hood, 94, Buford
Mrs. Elsie Powell Hood, 94, of Buford, Ga. passed away on Wednesday, June 9th, 2021   She was born on November 21th, 1926 in Atlanta, GA to Mr. Carlton Powell and Mrs.&nb ...


  Minnie Hannah Carolyn Ivie Looney, age 93 of Cornelia, passed away on Wednesday, January 20, 2021.  Born in Habersham County on June 1, 1927, she was a daughter o ...
Hilda Sayer Crump, 82, Baldwin
Hilda Sayer Crump, age 82, of Baldwin, Georgia passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 9, 2021. Mrs. Crump was born on June 1, 1939 in Stephens County, Georgia to the late Roy L ...
John Carl Dixon, 37, Demorest
John Carl Dixon, age 37, of Demorest, Georgia went home to Heaven on Tuesday, June 9, 2021. Mr. Dixon was born on February 6, 1984 in Habersham County, Georgia. He was preceded ...
Marilyn Nierenberg Oaken, 87, Clarkesville
  Marilyn Nierenberg Oaken, age 87 of Clarkesville, passed away on Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at her residence following a brief illness. She was born in New York on May 3, ...
Robert Douglas "Doug" Trotman, 79, Clarkesville
Robert Douglas "Doug" Trotman, age 79, of Habersham County, Georgia went home to be with his Lord on Wednesday, June 9. Born July 30, 1941, in Hollywood, Habersham Cou ...


Jeannine Kaplinski, 77, Gainesville
Jeannine Kaplinski, 77, passed on June 09, 2021, surrounded by loved ones.   Jeannine was born May 29, 1944 to Donald and Berta Lee (Baker) Hawkins in Los Angeles, CA. S ...
Beatrice Georgia Wheeler Hailey transitioned to her Heavenly home on June 9, 2021, at the NEGMC Gainesville Ga.  Beatrice was born September 15, 1919, in Carnesville (Franklin ...
George Christopher Loggins, 65, Gainesville
George Christopher Loggins, age 65, of Alpharetta, passed away on June 9, 2021, in Mexico City, Mexico. Chris was born November 11, 1955, in Gainesville, GA to the late George Wall ...
Rosa B. O'Shields, 93, Gainesville
  Mrs. Rosa B. O’Shields, age 93 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at her residence following an extended illness.   Funeral service ...
Philip Miles Thompson, 59, Gainesville
Mr. Philip Miles Thompson age 59 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Wednesday June 09, 2021 at his residence following a sudden illness. Graveside services are scheduled for Tuesda ...


Angela Lea Gardner, 35, Pendergrass
  Angela Lea Gardner, 35, of Pendergrass passed away Wednesday, June 9, 2021. Angela was a loving mother, daughter and sister, who enjoyed spending time with her children. ...


Edward Lee Tench, 53, Blairsville
Edward Lee Tench, age 53 of Blairsville, passed away on Wednesday, June 9, 2021.  Born in Demorest, Georgia on January 8, 1968 to the late James L. Tench and Fannie G. Alle ...


Elmer Allen, 88, Cleveland
Elmer Allen, age 88, of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, June 9, 2021. Mr. Allen was born on December 28, 1932, in Cleveland, Georgia, to the late Gene and Ruby Pepper Allen ...
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.