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Local Obits for Mon. Jul 5th, 2021


Loy “Sonny Man” Crane, 75, Dawsonville
Loy “Sonny Man” Crane, 75, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday July 4, 2021 at Seasons Hospice following a period of declining health. Born September 30, 1945 to the l ...


Jerry Lee Moseley, 69, Sugar Hill
Jerry Lee Moseley, age 69, Sugar Hill, GA passed away Monday, July 5, 2021. He was preceded in death by his parents, Seba and Lorine Agnes Moseley. He is survived by his daughter, ...
Rev. Quinton R. Waycaster, age 87, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, July 5, 2021. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Judy Mitchell and son, Tommy Waycaster. He is surviv ...


Donna Gailey Galloway, 56, Baldwin
Donna Gailey Galloway, age 56, of Baldwin, passed away on Monday, July 5, 2021. Born on October 22, 1964, in Commerce, she was a daughter of the late Condus Ziby and Arlene Simm ...
Jean Beaty Doll, 91, Demorest
Jean Beaty Doll, age 91 of Demorest, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Monday, July 5, 2021. Born in Pavo, Georgia on July 08, 1929, she was a daughter of the late Frank, ...


Katie Irene England, 77, Gainesville
A beloved sister, aunt, cousin, and friend, Katie Irene England passed Monday, June 28, 2021 following a brief illness.  She was bo August 24, 1943 to S.V. and Maudella Englan ...
Douglas William Jarrett, 44, Gainesville
Douglas William Jarrett, age 44, was born in Elkhorn, WI July 14, 1976 and passed away July 5, 2021. He was preceded in death by his wife, Barbie Jarrett and his mother, Sally ( ...


Richard Stanley Lewis, 62, Commerce
Mr. Richard Stanley Lewis, age 62, of Commerce, GA died Monday, July 5, 2021 at his residence.  Mr. Lewis was born in Gainesville to the late Ernest and Sallie Mae Swafford Le ...


Clara Mae Moulder Anselem, 87, Decatur, formerly of Buford
Clara Mae Moulder Anselem, age 87, of Decatur, GA and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, July 5, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Ray Anselem; moth ...


Mrs. Flora Lee Campbell Adams, age 86 of Norwood Avenue, Toccoa passed away Monday, July 5, 2021 at her residence. A daughter of the late James Hubert Campbell and Relia Fowler ...
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.