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Local Obits for Wed. Jul 14th, 2021


Patricia Dean Butler, 79, Cumming
Patricia Dean Butler, age 79, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Wednesday, July 14, 2021. Patricia was a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church in Suwanee, GA. She enjoyed gardening and ...


Runette Cantrell Clure, 82, Sugar Hill
Runette Cantrell Clure, age 82, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Sunday, January 10, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-four years, Walter Clure, Jr.; parents, ...
Ouida Bishop Harwell, 86, Dacula
Ouida Bishop Harwell, 86, of Dacula, GA, died Wednesday, July 14, 2021. Funeral service will be held Saturday, July 17, 2021, at 3 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Pastor Danny ...
Consuelo Miramonties, 94, Norcross
  Consuelo Miramonties, age 94, of Norcross, GA passed away Wednesday, July 14, 2021.  She is survived by her son, Roberto Herrera; five grandchildren; seven great-gra ...


Joan Evans Sexton, 76, Demorest
Joan Evans Sexton, age 76, of Demorest, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, July 14, 2021, Mrs. Sexton was born on October 19, 1944, in Savannah, Georgia to the late ...
Winston "Joy" Churchill Simmemon, age 76, of Alto, Georgia passed away on July 14, 2021 at his residence. He went peacefully surrounded by family. Mr. Simmemon was bor ...


Shelby Jean Simmons, 83, Gainesville
Mrs. Shelby Jean Simmons, 83, of Gainesville passed away Wednesday, July 14, 2021. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Born on July 12, 1938 in Cornelia, GA she ...
Mrs. Katherine “Kathy” Mary Steelman, age 76, of Flowery Branch passed away on Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at her home surrounded by her family. Mrs. Steelman was born ...
Jerry Von Thomas, 53, Gainesville
Mr. Jerry Von Thomas, 53, of Gainesville, passed away July 14, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.   A memorial service will be held ...


David Arnold McConnell Sr., 81, passed away Wednesday July 14, 2021 at his home in Maysville, GA.  David was born on June 13, 1940 in Atlanta, GA., to the late William and V ...


Wally Williams and Betty Williams were born in Toccoa, Georgia and fell in love at Stephens County High School. She was the bubbly cheerleader and he was the handsome football play ...
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.
Betty Lynn, Thelma Lou on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' has died
Betty Lynn, who was best known as Barney Fife's sweetheart Thelma Lou on “The Andy Griffith Show,” has died at the age of 95
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
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