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Local Obits for Wed. Aug 18th, 2021


Bernard L. Zach, 87, Buford
Bernard L. Zach, 87 of Buford passed away August 18, 2021.   Services will be announced later.   Those wishing to send online condolences to the family may do ...


William "Bill" Hoyt Hurley, 84, South Carolina formerly of Murrayville
Mr. William "Bill" Hoyt Hurley, age 84, of South Carolina, formerly of Murrayville passed away June 18, 2021.  Bill was born August 10, 1936, in Murrayville, to t ...
Frederick Edward Krause, 77, Flowery Branch
Mr. Frederick Edward Krause, age 77 of Flowery Branch, Ga passed away on Wednesday August 18, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center- Braselton, Ga. Fred was born on September ...
Randy Nixon, 47, Flowery Branch
Randy Nixon, 47 of Flowery Branch passed away August 18, 2021 at his residence.   Services will be announced at a later date.   Those wishing to send online c ...
Bobby Ray Peppers, 67, Gainesville
Mr. Bobby Ray Peppers was a longtime resident of Both Gainesville, Ga and Winder, GA. He attended school in Jackson County, Ga and worked as a Dock Loader for Mar Jac Farms for ove ...
John Lewis Willie, 78, Hoschton
  Mr. John Lewis Willie, age 78, of Hoschton passed away August 18, 2021. The family will receive friends and guests at Memorial Park South Funeral Home from 5:30 PM t ...


Fray Ned Hill, 83, Nicholson
Fray Ned Hill, age 83, of Nicholson, GA passed away on Wednesday, August 18, 2021. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Linda Holbrook Hill. Mr. Hill is survived by his wife ...
Mr. William Michael “Mike” Seagraves, age 70 passed away Wednesday, August 18, 2021 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mr. Seagraves was born in Commerce ...


Barbara Annette Gipson, 77, Carnesville
Mrs. Barbara Annette Gipson, age 77, of Carnesville, GA died Wednesday, August 18, 2021 at St. Mary’s Sacred Heart. She was born September 27, 1943, the daughter of the la ...
Linwood Timothy “Tim” Kaminski, 54, Dillard, formerly of Demorest
Linwood Timothy “Tim” Kaminski, age 54 of Dillard, Georgia formerly of Habersham passed away on Wednesday, August 18, 2021. Born in Demorest, Georgia on June 01, 196 ...
Marylon Smith, 77, Ballground
Marylon Smith, 77, of Ballground, GA passed away peacefully on August 18, 2021 at her residence surrounded by her family and her fur babies. Born June 4, 1944 in Morgantown, Wes ...
Terry Len Waites, 71, Canton, formerly of Blairsville and Alpharetta
Terry Len Waites, 71, of Canton, GA (previously of Blairsville and Alpharetta, GA) passed away on August 18, 2021.   Len was born in Porterdale, GA, and grew up in Greenville, ...


Richard Joseph Frazier, 51, Eastanollee
Mr. Richard Joseph Frazier, age 51 of Eastanollee passed away Friday, August 13, 2021 at the Habersham Medical Center.  A son of Nancy W. Frazier and the late Richard ...


  Elaine Murray McDaniel, age 69 of Sautee, passed away on Wednesday, August 18, 2021.  Born in Commerce, Georgia on August 15, 1952, she was a daughter of the la ...
Eunice Hood, 79, Cleveland
Eunice went to her heavenly home on August 18, 2021, in McDonough, GA. She was born on March 24, 1942, and raised in Cleveland, GA. In 1960 she married James Staton of Cleveland, G ...
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...