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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 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