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Local Obits for Sat. Jul 31st, 2021


Joyce Fincher Davis, 69, Bethlehem
Joyce Fincher Davis, age 69, of Bethlehem, GA passed away Saturday, July 31, 2021. She is survived by her husband of forty-four years, Michael Davis, Bethlehem, GA; children, Ni ...


Edith Godfrey Collins, 93, Gainesville
Edith Godfrey Collins, 93, of Gainesville, GA passed away Saturday July 31, 2021. Edith was a lifelong member of Calvary Baptist Church.  Despite losing her husband, son, a ...
James Harold (Jim) Davis, 88, Gainesville
James Harold (Jim) Davis age 88 passed away on July 31, 2021.  Jim was born July 28, 1933, in Gainesville, Georgia to the late Clinton E. Davis & Leila Mae Bishop Davis.&n ...
Rex Allen Dover, 63, Lula
Mr. Rex Allen Dover, 63, of Lula, passed away Saturday, July 31, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. The family will receive friends at Memorial Park Funeral Home on Monda ...
Billy John Hicks, 55, Gainesville
Billy John Hicks 55 of Gainesville passed away on Friday July 23rd.  Professional Service Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home.
Thomas Weston Hodge, III, 69, Gainesville
Dr. Thomas Weston Hodge III, loving husband, father, respected immunologist and virologist, passed away at the age of 69 Saturday, July 31st, 2021 at St. Simons Island, Georgia. Th ...
Jean Wills Hothem, 73, Gainesville
Jean Wills Hothem, born June 20, 1948, at St Mary’s Hospital in Athens, GA. Jean left this world to go to Heaven on July 31, 2021, she will be forever in our hearts. Prece ...
Douglas James Witherby, 64, Gainesville
Douglas James Witherby, age 64, of Gainesville, GA, beloved husband, father, son, brother and friend passed away on July 31st.   He was born in Columbus, Ohio January 27 ...


Bonnie Sue Anglin West, 78, Danielsville
Bonnie Sue Anglin West, age 78 of Danielsville, GA passed away on Saturday, July 31, 2021.   Born on March 1, 1943 in Hull, GA, Mrs. West was the daughter of the late El ...
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
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.