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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Aug 22nd, 2021


Mrs. Connie Violet Blevins, age 60, of Homer, GA died Sunday, August 22, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  Mrs. Blevins was born in Homer to Hoyt Jackson of Homer and ...


Teresa "Keen" Dominy, 58, Dawsonville
“Teresa” Keen Dominy, age 58, of Dawsonville, passed away on Sunday, August 22, 2021. Ms. Dominy was a 1981 graduate of Campbell High School.  She worked for W. ...


Jan Elaine (Kelley) Wilson, 58, of Cumming gained her heavenly angel wings unexpected on August 22, 2021.  An employee of the Forsyth County School System since 1989 with her ...


Mario Robert Fajardo, 56, Sugar Hill
Mario Robert Fajardo, 56, of Sugar Hill, GA, died Sunday, August 22, 2021. A smile that could light up the room and resonates in the hearts of all who were lucky enough to meet ...
Wilbur Gene Holloman, 80, Dacula
Wilbur Gene Hollomon, age 80 of Dacula, GA passed away on Sunday, Aug. 22, 2021.   Born on Nov. 8, 1940 in Macon, GA, Mr. Hollomon was the son of the late Arthur Zellner ...


Albert R. Hudson, 87, Mount Airy
Rev. Albert R. Hudson, age 87 of Hazel Creek Road, Mt. Airy, passed away Sunday, August 22, 2021, at Habersham Medical Center. He loved his family and ...


Ed "Red" Helton, 96, Gainesville
Mr. Ed “Red” Helton age 96 of Gainesville, Ga. died Sunday August 22, 2021 in Gainesville, Ga. Funeral Services are scheduled for 2 pm Wednesday August 25, 2021 at t ...
Mr. Walter “Doss” Freeman Murphy, 77, of Gillsville, passed away Sunday, August 22, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville Campus. Funeral services wil ...
James Thomas “Tommy” Robinson age 83, of Gainesville entered rest Sunday August 22, 2021 at his residence. Tommy was born June 29, 1938 in Gainesville to the late Pa ...
James P. “Jim” Steele, 79, Gainesville
James P. “Jim” Steele, 79, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, August 22, 2021 at his residence. Born July 19, 1942 in Danbury, CT to the late Peter and Elizabeth Ste ...


Brian Keith Hall, 56, Braselton
Brian Keith Hall, age 56 of Braselton, GA passed away on Sunday, Aug. 22, 2021.   Born on Oct. 26, 1964 in Bremerton, Washington, Mr. Hall was the son of the late Kennet ...


Roy Zane Patterson, 92, Blue Ridge
Roy Zane Patterson age 92 of Blue Ridge, GA passed away on Sunday, August 22, 2021. Roy was born and raised in the Blue Ridge mountains which he dearly loved.  Despite trav ...


Alice Hall Childress, 89, Cleveland
Alice Hall Childress, age 89, of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, August 22, 2021. Mrs. Childress was born in Johnson County NC, the daughter of the late Harvey and Malatha Lee Ha ...
Timothy Lee Griffith, 48, Cleveland
Mr. Timothy Lee Griffith, age 48, of Cleveland passed away Sunday, August 22, 2021.  Tim was born on May 18, 1973 in Atlanta, GA to Robert Lee Griffith and the late Deborah Mu ...
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...