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Local Obits for Tue. Aug 3rd, 2021


Kacy Danielle Trimble, Dawsonville
Kacy Danielle Trimble of Dawsonville, Ga. earned her Angel wings on August 3rd, 2021. Born on March 26, 1991, Kacy passed away from Covid 19 complications. A beautiful soul that to ...


Ruth Tolbert Lance, 69, Cumming
Ruth Tolbert Lance, 69, of Cumming passed away Tuesday August 3, 2021. Born January 18, 1952 in Lumpkin County to the late Leon “Cobb” and Belle “Big Mama&rdqu ...


Eufrosina Reyes, 49, Decatur
Eufrosina Reyes, age 49, of Decatur, GA passed away Monday, August 2, 2021.  She is survived by her husband, Erick Vasquez, Decatur, GA; children, Whitney Vasquez, Kevin Vasqu ...
Ray H. Sexton, 90, Buford
Ray H. Sexton, age 90, of Buford, GA passed away Tuesday, August 3, 2021.  He was preceded in death by his son, Danny Lee Sexton; son-in-law, Ebb Scott;  parents, Glen an ...


Helen Kay Swanson, 85, Cornelia
Helen Kay Swanson, age 85 of Cornelia GA, passed peacefully, surrounded by her family, Wednesday June 9, 2021. Born in Austin, Texas, she was the daughter of H.M. Stewart Sr. and H ...


Kyle Wayne Hansen, 41, Gainesville
Kyle Wayne Hansen, age 41, of Gainesville, GA passed away Tuesday, August 3, 2021. No formal service is scheduled at this time. Online condolences may be made at www.hil ...
Robert Eugene Hembree, 91, Clermont
Mr. Robert Eugene Hembree, 91, of Clermont passed away Tuesday, August 3, 2021 at Gateway Rehab.   No services are planned at this time.   Born on April 28, 1 ...
Lucille Pittman Martin, Gainesville
Mrs. Lucille Pittman Martin passed away Tuesday August 3, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 5, 2021 in M ...
Pastor Olando “VonEric” Mayweather answered the ultimate call of his Heavenly Father on Tuesday evening August 3, 2021. Kickoff: Olando“VonEric” Mayweather ...


Eugene Fortner, 82, Jefferson
        Mr. Eugene Fortner, age 82, of Jefferson, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, August 3, 2021 at his residence.       &nb ...


Betty Jo Esford, 89, Cleveland
Mrs. Betty Jo Esford, age 89, of Cleveland, passed away Monday, August 2, 2021. Betty was born in Cleveland to the late Chester Evans Dorsey and Wilma Glass Dorsey. In addition ...
Willa Jeane Farrell, 86, Cleveland
Willa Jeane Farrell, age 86, of Cleveland, passed away on Tuesday, August 3, 2021. Mrs. Farrell was born on May 5, 1935, in Cleveland, Ohio, to the late Bill and Betty Montgomer ...
Jack Benson Gilstrap, Jr., 70, Cleveland
Jack Benson Gilstrap, Jr., age 70, of Cleveland, passed away on Tuesday, August 3, 2021. Mr. Gilstrap was born on October 27, 1950, in Hall County, to the late Jack Gilstrap, Sr ...
Samuel Lawrence Robinson, 56, Cleveland
Mr. Samuel Lawrence Robinson, age 56 of Cleveland, Ga passed away Tuesday, August 3, 2021. Sam was born in Valdosta, Ga on December 12, 1964, to Harold Robinson and Shirley Sutt ...
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...