Thursday May 26th, 2022 6:52AM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Aug 1st, 2021


Jason Lee Lackey, 43, Lawrenceville
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Jason Lee Lackey age 43, of Lawrenceville, Georgia who entered rest Sunday, August 1, 2021.  Mr. Lackey was born in ...


Beverly Ann Barker, 67, Gainesville
Beverly Ann Gibbemeyer Barker died peacefully at home on Sunday, August 1, 2021 following an extended illness. She was born on October 27, 1953 in Cincinnati, Ohio.  S ...
Bobby Gene Carlisle, 61, Gainesville
Bobby Gene Carlisle age 61, of Gainesville entered rest Sunday August 1, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville. Bobby was born in Gainesville to the late Bob ...
Lisa Richardson James, 61, Gainesville
Lisa Richardson James age 61 of Demorest formerly of Gainesville entered rest Sunday August 1, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center surrounded by her family. Lisa was bo ...
Paul King, 94, Gainesville
Paul King, 94 of Gainesville passed away Sunday August 1, 2021 at his residence. Services announced later. Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, 355 Dawsonville ...
Bennie Lomax, 81, Gainesville
  Bennie Lomax age 81 of Gainesville entered rest Sunday August 1, 2021 at his residence. Bennie was born November 27, 1939 in Alto, Georgia to the late Elmer &a ...
Emma Lillian Winter Plauché, 105, Gainesville
  Emma Lillian Winter Plauché 105, of Gainesville, Georgia, formerly of Lake Charles and Lafayette, Louisiana, passed gently into the arms of her Savior August 1, 20 ...
Estelle Wiley, 95, Gainesville
Estelle Wiley age 95, of Gainesville entered heaven Sunday August 1, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville surrounded by family. Estelle was born December 14 ...


Elizabeth "Libby" Adams, 78, Dahlonega
Mrs. Elizabeth “Libby” Adams, age 78, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, August 1, 2021. Mrs. Adams was born in Cobb County on June 26, 1943, to the late Theodore Roos ...


Micah Kaden Ferreira, 19, Toccoa
Mr. Micah Kaden Ferreira age 19 of Toccoa passed away July 29, 2021 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. A son of Troy and Isabelle Landry Ferreira, he w ...
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...