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Local Obits for Sun. Jul 18th, 2021


Eva Moss Cook, 97, Cumming
Eva Moss Cook, age 97, passed away Sunday, July 18, 2021, in Cumming, GA surrounded by her loving daughters. Born in Talking Rock, GA on March 29,1924, she was preceded in death by ...


Nancy Jean Ware, 73, Alpharetta
Nancy Jean Ware, age 73 of Alpharetta, passed away Sunday, July 18, 2021. A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 31st at 2:00 pm at Ingram Funeral Home Chapel. I ...


  Nancy Elizabeth Armistead Alford, age 84 of Clarkesville, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 18, 2021. Born in Decatur, Georgia on March 11, 1937, Mrs. Alfo ...
Wayne Savage, 84, Alto
Wayne Savage, age 84, of Alto, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 18, 2021. Mr. Savage was born in Toccoa, Georgia, on April 14, 1937, to to the late Bert and Mar ...


James Edward Cantrell, 54, Gainesville
James Edward Cantrell left this earth to take his place in Heaven on Sunday July 18, 2021. He was born to the late Edward Henry and Mary Lois Cantrell. He attended White Sulphur ...
Sandra Ann Fetsko, 80, Gainesville
Sandra Ann Fetsko, age 80, of Gainesville, Ga, passed away, Sunday, July 18, 2021.  Mrs. Fetsko is survived by her husband Richard Fetsko and numerous cousins.  She was b ...
Robert Lester Hicks, 63, Gainesville
Mr. Robert Lester Hicks, 63, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, July 18, 2021. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park ...
Annie Mae Little, Gainesville
  Annie Mae Little peacefully slept her way into eternity Sunday, July 18, 2021 while surrounded by family. While working in the shoe department at J.M. High Company in ...
Benny Jean White, 94, Gainesville
Mr. Benny Jean White, 94, of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, July 18, 2021 at Northside Forsyth Hospital. A Graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 24, 20 ...


Mr. James Cicerro "JC" Gilstrap, age 73, of Dahlonega passed away on July 18, 2021. He was born on December 12, 1947 in Lumpkin County to the late Dillard and Martha Hamp ...


Irene Winkler Jarrard, 86, Sautee
Irene Winkler Jarrard, age 86, of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday, July 18, 2021.   Mrs. Jarrard was born on November 28, 1934, in Dahlonega, Georgia, to the late Gor ...
Pauline Ruth Chapman, 87, Cleveland
Mrs. Pauline Ruth Chapman, age 87, of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, July 18, 2021.  Mrs. Chapman was born in Murphy, NC to the late Willis and Lela Burger Floyd.  In ...
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.