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Local Obits for Thu. Jul 29th, 2021


Valerie Rhoads, 63, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on the morning of Thursday, July 29, 2021 at Northside Forsyth Hospital after a prolonged illness.   Valerie was born ...
Orien LaRue White, 91, Cumming
Orien LaRue White 91, of Cumming passed away Thursday July 29, 2021. LaRue was born in Vienna, Georgia September 23, 1929 to the late Wonford B. White and Leila B. White. LaR ...


Javier Almanza Zuniga, 57, Buford
Javier Almanza Zuniga, age 57, of Buford, GA passed away July 29, 2021.  He is survived by his wife, Rosaura Almanza.  Mr. Zuniga was born on March 31, 1964 in Salvatierr ...


Dennis Otis Grizzle, 75, Gainesville
Dennis Otis Grizzle, age 75, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, July 29, 2021.             He was born March 2 ...
Arlene Rotella, 76, Braselton
Arlene Rotella, age 76, of Braselton, GA passed away Thursday, July 29, 2021. No formal service is scheduled at this time. Online condolences may be made at www.hillsidechape ...
Emma Geneva Hutchens Tutman, 98, Gainesville
Mrs. Emma Geneva Hutchens Tutman was born on February 25, 1923 in Maysville, GA to the late Joseph Law and the late Ina Burns Law. She departed this life on July 29, 2021. She was ...


Sandra Louise Hatfield, 81, Commerce
Sandra Louise Friend Hatfield, age 81 of Commerce, GA passed away on Thursday, July 29, 2021.   Born on Dec. 15, 1939 in Cincinnati, OH, Mrs. Hatfield was the daughter o ...
Marie Dean McElroy, 77, Commerce
Marie Dean McElroy, age 77 of Commerce, Georgia passed away on July 29, 2021.  Marie was born in Danielsville, Georgia to the late Joe Worley Dean and Bertie Lee Coile Dean.&n ...


Kaleb "Duck" Duckworth, 19, Dahlonega
The streets of gold in Heaven will forever be changed, as Mr. Kaleb “Duck” Duckworth, age 19, of Dahlonega, Georgia made his grand entry on July 27, 2021, (probably doi ...
Gerald “Jerry” George Swenson, age 78, passed away Thursday, July 29, 2021 at Wellstar North Fulton Hospital following a period of declining health. Mr. Swenson was bor ...


Terry Jones, 55, Cleveland
Terry Jones age, 55 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday July 29, 2021.   Mr. Jones was born on November 9, 1965, to Jerry Jones and Elouise Harkins. He was a member of Wo ...
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.