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Local Obits for Fri. Aug 13th, 2021


R. L. Hansard, 89, Demorest
R. L. Hansard, age 89, 0f Demorest, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Friday, August 13, 2021. Mr. Hansard was born on July 31, 1932, to the late Curtis and Maggie Holtzclaw ...
Jose Antonio Merlo, Jr., age 80, of Buford, GA, passed away Friday, August 13, 2021.  He was preceded in death by his wife of forty-five years, Gloria F. Merlo. He is survived ...


Sylvia Mae Trusty, 92, Clarkesville
Sylvia Mae Trusty, age 92, of Clarkesville, passed away on Friday August 13, 2021 after an extended illness, surrounded by her family. Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on March 5, ...


Pether Gustavsson, 54, Braselton
Mr. Peter Gustavsson, 54, of Braselton passed away August 13, 2021. Born and raised in Lidkoping, Sweden, he worked at SKF for 26 years as an Electrical Engineer. Pether was a w ...
Hawk Samuel Harrison, 8, Gainesville
Hawk Samuel Harrison, age 8, of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Friday August 13, 2021 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Friday A ...
Mr. James Milton “J.J.” Johnson, Jr., 76, of Gainesville passed away Friday, August 13, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.   Funeral services will be ...
Emanuel Taples, 65, Flowery Branch
Emanuel Talpes, age 65, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Friday, August 13, 2021. He is survived by his wife of forty-six years, Constanta Tacota Talpes; children, Emanuela (Al ...
Marty Dean Woodall, 58, Braselton
Mr. Marty Dean Woodall, age 58, of Braselton passed away Friday, August 13, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton, surrounded by his family. The family will ...


Betty Ruth Mason, 64, Dahlonega
Mrs. Betty Ruth Mason, age 64, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, August 13, 2021. Betty was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. She was born on August 8, 1957, to t ...


William “Bill” Fuller, 86, Panama City, FL, formerly of DeKalb County
William “Bill” Fuller, age 86, of Panama City, FL, formerly of Dekalb County, passed away on Friday, August 13, 2021. He is survived by his wife of twenty-one years, Fl ...
Henry Gaston, 79, Atlanta
 Henry Gaston was born in Gay, Georgia of Meriwether County on October 23, 1941, to the late John Henry Gaston and Mamie Norris Gaston. After graduating from Woodbury High Sch ...


Charles Lee Moore, 68, Eastanollee
Mr. Charles Lee Moore, age 68 of Scott Road, Eastanollee, GA passed away Friday, August 13, 2021 at the Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, GA. A son of the late R.W. “J ...


On Friday, August 13, 2021, Robert Alexius Cashman, loving brother, and uncle, passed away in the peace comfort of his sister Margaret’s home after a brief battle with cancer ...
Chandler Jacob Havard, age 34, passed away Friday August 13, 2021. Chandler was born on April 23, 1987, to John Darrin Havard and Trina Robinson Mueller He is preceded in dea ...
Robbie Knievel, daredevil son of Evel Knievel, dies at 60
Robbie Knievel, an American stunt motorcycle performer and son of thrill-seeking father Evel Knievel, has died
Tatjana Patitz, supermodel of '80s and '90s, dies at 56
One of an elite group of glamorous supermodels who graced magazine covers in the ’80s and ’90s and appeared in George Michael’s “Freedom
Nate Thayer, reporter who interviewed Pol Pot, dies
Nate Thayer, a fearless reporter who survived several brushes with death while covering conflict in Southeast Asia and was the last Western journalist to interview Khmer Rouge leader Pol Pot, has died
Bob Penny, bit actor in numerous Hollywood films, dies at 87
An Alabama actor who played small roles in movies including “Forrest Gump” and “Sweet Home Alabama” has died at age 87
Pelé, Brazil’s mighty king of ‘beautiful game,’ has died
Pelé, Brazil’s mighty king of soccer, has died
Eloise R. Gilmer dead at 97
Eloise R. Gilmer of Gainesville passed away at the age of 97 Wednesday, December 7, 2022.
Robert Clary, last of the ‘Hogan’s Heroes’ stars, dies at 96
Robert Clary, who played a prisoner of war in the TV sitcom “Hogan’s Heroes,” has died
Rev. Dr. William Hugh Cauthen dies at 92
The Reverend Dr. William Hugh Cauthen passed away peacefully onto his next life on Wednesday, November 9, 2022.