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Local Obits for Wed. Jul 21st, 2021


Edward Cox, 91, Dawsonville
Edward Cox, 91, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday July 21, 2021 following a period of declining health. Born September 7, 1929 to the late Erv and Vada Cox, he was a lifelong ...


Charles “Ricky” Richard Kirby, age 69, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Wednesday, July 21, 2021. Ricky was a member of New Harmony Baptist Church in Cumming, GA. He is p ...


Charles Lindberg Mickler, age 91, of Alto, passed away on Wednesday, July 21, 2021.  Born in Alabama on April 24, 1930, he was a son of the late Henry and Mary Alice Lowe ...
Junior Lee Williams, 75, Demorest
Junior Lee Williams, age 75 of Demorest, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, July 21, 2021 following an extended illness. Born in Demorest, Georgia on April 29, ...


Ida Fraga, 87, Hoschton
Mrs. Ida Fraga, age 87, of Hoschton passed away on Thursday, July 21, 2021 at her residence surrounded by family. Funeral mass will be held at 10:00 A.M. Monday, July 26, 2021 a ...
Esta M. Perry Stargel, 90, Flowery Branch
Esta Mae Perry Stargel of Flowery Branch, Georgia passed away on July 21, 2021 at home with her family following an extended illness.  She celebrated her 90th birthday ...
  Mr. Joseph Anthony “Tony” Szatkowski, age 52 of Lula, passed away on Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. ...


Barbara Cowart Lee, 80, Hoschton
Barbara Cowart Lee, age 80, was a beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, July 21st, 2021 surrounded by her family at her hom ...


Alfred Gail McCutchen, 84, Dahlonega
Mr. Alfred Gail McCutchen, age 84, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on July 21, 2021. He was born on January 6, 1937 in Monticello, Kentucky to the late Montie and Lee McCutchen. ...
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.