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Local Obits for Sun. Jul 11th, 2021


Rita Faye Hubbard, 62, Lula
  Rita Faye Hubbard, age 62 of Lula, passed away Sunday, July 11, 2021. Born in Habersham County on December 2, 1958, Mrs. Hubbard was the daughter of Bill G. Watts and ...
Rosa Lee Pancoast, 60, Maysville
Rosa Lee Pancoast, age 60, of Maysville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, July 11, 2021. Mrs. Pancoast was born on September 11, 1960 in Jackson County, Georgia to the late Zudie ...


Jackie R. Munday, 78, Buford
Jackie R. Munday, age 78, of Buford, GA passed away Sunday, July 11, 2021. He was preceded in death by his wife of forty-seven years, JoAnne Hutchins Munday. He is survived by his ...


Adam Segars, 59, Cornelia
Mr. Adam Segars, age 59 of Midway Crossing, Cornelia, Georgia passed away Sunday, July 11, 2021 at his residence.   A son of the late Jack L. and Lorene Grace Ivester Se ...
Edwin Carter Stewart, 78, Baldwin
Edwin Carter Stewart, of Baldwin, Georgia passed away peacefully at home following an extended illness on Sunday, July 11, 2021, at the age of 78.     Carter w ...


Mary Jackie Carter, 70, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Mary Jackie Carter, age 70, of Flowery Branch, Georgia passed away on Sunday, July 11, 2021. She was born on October 29, 1950 in Hall County to the late John Mauldin Adams, Jr ...
John Talmadge Duckett, 73, Gainesville
            John Talmadge Duckett, age 73, a life-long resident of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, July 11, 2021     ...
Loyd Stephens, 82, Gillsville
Mr. Loyd Stephens, 82, of Gillsville, passed away Sunday, July 11, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 14, 2021 in the Chapel of Memorial Park Fu ...
Connor Williams Wales, 27, Gainesville
  Connor William Wales * 3/16/1994 * 27 years old   Connor passed away in an auto accident on July 11, 2021. He loved watersports and time with family. He w ...
Jeffrey Mell Word, 58, Gainesville
Jeffrey Mell Word (Jeff) passed away unexpectedly but peacefully on July 11, 2021 at his home in Gainesville, GA.  Jeff was 58 years old.  He was born June 30, 1963 in At ...


Edna Frances Wilson, 85, Commerce
Edna Frances Wilson 85 of Commerce passed away Sunday, July 11, 2021.  Funeral Services will be Tuesday 2 PM from the Chapel of Ivie Funeral Home with Bradley Greenway and Cra ...


Faye Segars Adams, 78, Toccoa
Mrs. Faye Segars Adams, age 78 passed away Sunday, July 11, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  She was the wife of the late James Monroe Adams.  The ...
Lorraine Perkins, 96, Toccoa
  Mrs. Lorraine Price Perkins, age 96 of Toccoa passed away Sunday, July 11, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medic ...
Speedway Motorsports founder Bruton Smith dies at 95
O. Bruton Smith, who emerged from North Carolina farm country and parlayed his love of motorsports into a Hall of Fame career as one of the biggest track owners...
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.
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...
Frank Williams, founder of Formula One team, dies at 79
Sir Frank Williams, the founder and former team principal of Williams Racing, has died. He was 79. Williams took his motor racing team from an empty carpet warehouse to the summit of Formula One, overseeing 114 victories, a combined 16 drivers’ and constructors’ world championships, while becoming the longest-serving team boss in the sport’s history.
Prince, poultry pioneer, dies at 93
Jack Prince of Gainesville, the man who invented the chicken deboning machine, has died at the age of 93.