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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 ...
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.
Michael Nesmith, the Monkee for all seasons, dies at 78
Michael Nesmith, the wool-hatted, guitar-strumming member of the 1960s, made-for-television rock band The Monkees, has died at 78
Al Unser, a four-time winner of Indianapolis 500, dies at 82
Al Unser, one of only four drivers to win the Indianapolis 500 a record four times, died Thursday following years of health issues
Pro Bowler, Super Bowl champ, GA Tech star wideout Demaryius Thomas dies at 33
Former NFL wide receiver Demaryius Thomas has died at the age of 33
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...