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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Aug 24th, 2021


Margaret Evans, 63, Dawsonville
Margaret Evans, 63, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday August 24, 2021 following a short illness. Margaret was born July 1, 1958 to the late John and Ethel Maude Garrett.  ...


Larry Lamar Cantrell, 74, Cumming
Larry Lamar Cantrell, 74, of Cumming passed away Tuesday, August 24, 2021. Mr. Cantrell grew up in Ball Ground and moved to Atlanta. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving thre ...
Lloyd Flynn, 67, Cumming
Lloyd Flynn, age 67, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Tuesday, August 24, 2021. He was born in 1953, to the late Tom Ed and Doris Flynn. He was a member of the Amicalola Beekeeper As ...


Lorrie Parr Angell, 57, Gainesville
Lorrie Parr Angell, age 57, of Gainesville, GA passed away Sunday, August 22, 2021 from her 10-month battle with cancer. She was born in Atlanta, GA to Diane McDuffie and Norman Pa ...
  Charles “Chuck” Donald Barrett, Jr., age 52, of Gainesville, passed away Tuesday, August 24, 2021 at Emory Hospital. Mr. Barrett was born on July 8, 1969 i ...
Clayburn Henry Bird, 95, Gainesville
  Clayburn Henry Bird, born March 6, 1926, passed on to his reward in Glory August 24, 2021.  Clay was one of seven children born to Thomas Price Bird and Lillie Rober ...
Walter Dickson Hambrick, 78, Gainesville
Mr. Walter Dickson Hambrick age 78 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Tuesday July 27, 2021 at his residence following an extended illness.           &nb ...
Carrie Lena Holloway, 86, Gainesville
Mrs. Carrie Lena Holloway age 86 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Tuesday August 24, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.       ...
Ethel Faye Morrison, 54, Royston
Ethel Faye Morrison was born on February 10, 1967 in Royston, GA to the late R.L. Morrison and Jessie Ruth Harper Morrison. She was called home to be with the Lord on August 24, 20 ...


Maxine Buffington Crane, 86, Maysville
Maxine Buffington Crane, age 86 of Maysville, GA passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2021. Born on May 12, 1935 in Cleveland, GA, Mrs. Crane was the daughter of the late Otha Ber ...
Janet Hulsey Geiger, 84, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Janet Hulsey Geiger, age 84, of Jefferson, who passed away on Tuesday, August 24, 2021. Mrs. Geiger was born in Braselton, Georg ...
Dwight Denville Watson, 64, Commerce
Dwight Denville Watson, age 64 of Commerce, passed away Tuesday, August 24, 2021. Mr. Watson was born in Gainesville, GA to the late Henry and Cleo Brewster Watson. Dwight was t ...


Kimsey David Fitzpatrick, 76, Danielsville
Mr. Kimsey David Fitzpatrick, age 76, of Danielsville, GA died Tuesday, August 24, 2021 at his residence.  Mr. Fitzpatrick was born in Commerce to the late Wilson and Mildred ...


Mr. Robert Leroy “Foots” Hudson, age 75, formerly of Toccoa passed away Tuesday, August 24, 2021 at Atrium Health Navicent Baldwin in Milledgeville, Georgia. A son ...
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