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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Aug 17th, 2021

Dawson

Wilma “Cat” Cox, 90, Dawsonville
Wilma “Cat” Cox, 90, of Dawson County passed away Monday August 16, 2021 at her residence following a period of declining health. Born May 5, 1931 to the late Butch ...

Forsyth

Anthony “Tony” Bennett Claxton, age 56, of Cumming, GA, was called home by our Lord and Savior on Tuesday, August 17, 2021. Tony was born in Miami, FL, in 1965, to t ...

Gwinnett

Yemi Mabiaku, 22, Buford
Yemi Mabiaku, Jr., 22, of Buford, GA, died suddenly Tuesday, August 17, 2021. Funeral service will be held Wednesday, August 25, 2021 at 1 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Inte ...

Habersham

Marlene Cope Holland Cantrell, age 81 of Mt. Airy, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, August 17, 2021 following an extended illness. Born in Jackson County, North ...
Richard Laughinghouse, 81, Cornelia
Richard Laughinghouse, age 81 of Cornelia, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, August 17, 2021. Graveside services are scheduled for 3:00 p.m. Friday, September 03 ...

Hall

Hollis Darlene Bellville of Clermont, died on August 17, 2021.  Funeral arrangements are pending and will take place in Brookville, Fl. William R. Strickland & Sons ...
Sandra Jean Murphy, 74, Gainesville
Mrs. Sandra Jean Murphy, 74, of Gainesville passed away Tuesday August 17, 2021 at her residence, following a sudden illness. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Fr ...
Jay Calvin Skaggs, 28, Gainesville
Mr. Jay Calvin Skaggs, Jr. 28, of Gainesville passed away Tuesday, August 17, 2021 following a sudden illness. Memorial services will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 24, ...

Jackson

Thomas Matthew Moon, 65, Commerce
Thomas Matthew Moon, age 65 of Commerce, GA passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2021.   Born on Sept. 5, 1955 in Loganville, GA, Mr. Moon was the son of the late Robert and ...

Lumpkin

Matthew Graeme Bartils, 33, Dahlonega
Matthew Graeme Bartils, age 33, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday, August 17, 2021.  Matthew was very proud of being a true "Nugget", being born and raised in Dahl ...
Junior Dock Grizzle, 83, Dahlonega
Mr. Junior Dock Grizzle, age 83, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday, August 17, 2021. Mr. Grizzle was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. He was born on March 3, 193 ...
Bertha Mae Sanford, 79, Dahlonega
Mrs. Bertha Mae Sanford, age 79, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday, August 17, 2021. Bertha was born on May 12, 1942, to the late David and Bessie Bowen Peck. In addition to her ...

Stephens

Arthur Morris Jameson, 80, Eastanollee
Mr. Arthur Morris Jameson, age 80 of Twin Lakes Road, Eastanollee passed away Tuesday, August 17, 2021 at his residence. A son of the late Bill and Etta Taylor Jameson, he was b ...

White

Chad Aaron Becher, 43, Cleveland
Chad Aaron Becher, age 43 of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, August 17, 2021. A graveside service is scheduled for 11AM Saturday, August 21, 2021 at Yonah View Memorial Gardens. ...
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
Country singer Tom T. Hall dies; wrote ‘Harper Valley PTA’
Singer-songwriter Tom T