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Local Obits for Sun. Jul 4th, 2021


Dorris L. Williams (Willie) of Cumming, Georgia entered into eternal life at his home on Friday, July 2, 2021. Dorris was born October 10, 1944 in Alpharetta, Georgia to Mildred an ...


Margaret Roberts Kirkpatrick, age 93, of Buford, GA and the Ivy Creek Community passed away on Sunday, July 4, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty years, Glendo ...


Gordon D. Drumm, 37, Flowery Branch
  Gordon D. Drumm, age 37, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Sunday, July 4, 2021. He was preceded in death by his sister, Jody Bejin. He is survived by mother of his ch ...
Teofanes Antonio Gonzalez, 61, Gainesville
  Mr. Teofanes Antonio Gonzalez, age 61, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, July 4, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville. Funeral Services will ...


William Merritt Bostic, 81, Braselton
  William Merritt Bostic, age 81, of Braselton passed away Sunday, July 4, 2021  Memorial services will be held with military honors 6:00 pm Thursday, July 8, 2021 at ...


Robert “Mac” Malcolm Jones September 8, 1955 – July 4, 2021 Our beloved Mac was called home on July 4, 2021 where he found his Independence Day and Freedom& ...


Franklin Eugene Barnes, 86, Carnesville
Franklin Eugene Barnes, 86, of the New Bethel community, passed away July 4, 2021 at his home. Born October 24, 1934, in Banks County, he was the son of the late Leonard R. and ...


Mr. Richard Wayne Burton, II, age 29 of Cannon Road, Toccoa passed away Sunday, July 4, 2021 at his residence.   A son of Richard Burton, Jr. and Tammy Brady Burton, he was ...
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.
Betty Lynn, Thelma Lou on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' has died
Betty Lynn, who was best known as Barney Fife's sweetheart Thelma Lou on “The Andy Griffith Show,” has died at the age of 95
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