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Local Obits for Wed. Jul 7th, 2021


Randall Lee Joyner, 70, Gainesville
Randall Lee Joyner, age 70, of Gainesville, GA passed away Wednesday, July 7, 2021. Randy was born in Atlanta, GA, and retired from Northwest Airlines. He served his country in ...


Brandy Cammarata Blan, 43, Sugar Hill
Brandy Cammarata Blan, age 43, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Wednesday, July 7, 2021. She was preceded in death by her father, William Brown. She is survived by her husband of t ...


Jeffery Harold Head, 58, Gainesville
Jeffery Harold Head, 58, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away July 7, 2021 at Gold City Health and Rehab in Dahlonega, GA.  Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Tuesday, Ju ...
Mikhail Yevgeniyevich Kochin, 43, Flowery Branch
Mikhail Yevgeniyevich Kochin, age 43, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Wednesday, July 7, 2021. He is survived by his wife, Viktoriya V. Kochin; son, Adam Michael Kochin; and d ...
Amilcar Padilla, Sr., 74, Braselton
Mr. Amilcar Padilla, Sr., age 74, of Braselton passed away Wednesday, July 7, 2021 at his residence, surrounded by his family. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, July ...


Mr. William Franklin “Will” Brown, Jr. age 37 of Braselton, Ga passed away on Wednesday July 07, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a tragic accident. ...


Kenneth Alton “Catfish” Kirksey age 74 of Dahlonega entered rest Wednesday July 7, 2021 at the Eastside Medical Center, Snellville with his family by his side. Catfi ...


Arthur (Art) Lee McCanna,  Jr.  passed away unexpectedly on July 7, 2021 at the age of 65 in Atlanta, Georgia. Art was born June 21, 1956 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania t ...
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