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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Aug 20th, 2021


Elizabeth Buffington, 94, Gillsville
Elizabeth Buffington, age 94, of Gillsville entered heaven Friday August 20, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville.  Elizabeth was born in Bessemer, Ala ...
Wanda Lou Nash, 67, Lula
Wanda Lou Nash, 67 of Lula, Ga., died on Friday, August 20, 2021.  A funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm on Monday, August 23, 2021, at W. R. Strickland & Sons Chapel ...
Barbara Lents Redmon, 67, Flowery Branch
Barbara Lents Redmon, age 67, passed away August 20, 2021 at her home in Flowery Branch, GA as a result of Metastasized Lung Cancer. She was born December 15, 1953 in Chatsworth, G ...


Bertha Grizzle Gooch, 85, Dahlonega
Mrs. Bertha Grizzle Gooch, age 85, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, August 20, 2021.  Mrs. Gooch was born on July 2, 1936, to the late Raleigh and Annie Moose Grizzle. In a ...


Grace Etwinda Gordon Barrs, 85, Lincolnton, formerly of Clarkesville
Grace Etwinda Gordon Barrs, age 85 of Lincolnton, Georgia formerly of Clarkesville went home to be with the Lord on Friday, August 20, 2021. Born in Ludowici, Georgia on May 20, ...
Johnny Ray Kimsaey, 71, Augusta
Mr. Johnny Ray Kimsaey, age 71 of Augusta and formerly of Toccoa passed away August 20, 2021.   Acree-Davis Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.  


Mrs. Lairee Sanford Smith Herbert, age 92 of Toccoa passed away Friday, August 20, 2021 at the Hartwell Health and Rehab.  A daughter of the late Dennard and Lizzie Winn Sm ...
Calvin (Dale) Jones, 66, Toccoa
Mr. Calvin “Dale” Jones age 66 of Stancil Drive in Toccoa, husband to Brenda Wilbanks Jones went to be with the Lord on August 20, 2021 at his home after an extended il ...
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