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Local Obits for Mon. Aug 30th, 2021


Henry Wallis Reed, 91, Cumming
Henry Wallis Reed, 91, of Cumming passed away Monday, August 30, 2021. Wallis was a U.S. Air Force veteran serving as a Crew Chief in Germany. Following his military service, he wa ...


Christine Johnson Parker, 90, Hoschton
Christine Johnson Parker, 90, of Hoschton, GA, died Monday, August 30, 2021 after an extended illness. Mrs. Parker will be transferred to Arlington National Cemetery for burial. Ha ...


Mary Geraldene Long Cash, 85, Mt. Airy
Mary Geraldene Long Cash, age 85, of Mt. Airy, passed away on Saturday, August 28, 2021.  Born on September 6, 1935, in Cornelia, she was a daughter of the late Newman and ...
Tommy L. Tilson, Sr., age 79, of Lula, Georgia passed away on Monday, August 30, 2021. Mr. Tilson was born on July 16, 1942 in Habersham County, Georgia to the late Ernest and F ...


Curtis Giles, 63, Gainesville
Curtis Giles transitioned on August 30, 2021. He was born to the late Erastus and Jeanette Giles. He was a proud 1976 graduate of Monroe Area High School. He later attended Fort ...
Angela Jones, 59, Gainesville
Angela Jones - Age 59 of Gainesville GA passed away on August 30, 2021.  Professional services entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home.
Jeanee Catherine Jones, 89, Gainesville
Mrs. Jeanee Catherine Jones, age 89 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, August 30, 2021 at Bell Minor Nursing Home following an extended illness.    Funeral service ...
Frances Longshore Kelley, 94, Gainesville
Frances Longshore Kelley, 94, of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, August 30, 2021.  She was born on May 26, 1927 in Roanoke, Ala., to Eugene Reginald and Mary Kate Aikens L ...
Derran D. 'Pig' Stovall, 60, Gainesville
Derran D. “Pig” Stovall was born in Gainesville, Georgia on February 9th, 1961 to the late Baby Ray and Alberta Stovall. Derran departed his life on August 30th, 2021. ...
Joe M. Terrell, 96, Gainesville
Joe M. Terrell, 96, died Aug 30, 2021 of natural causes at Hamilton Place Personal Living Home.    Born in 1924 to Henry Earl and Mary Cooley Terrell, he lived ...


Brian Mitchell Wilson, 53, Commerce
  Mr. Brian Mitchell Wilson, age 53, of Commerce passed away Monday, August 30, 2021 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mr. Wilson was born in Commerce to Ca ...
Mr. John Wiley (Junior) Tolbert, age 90, of Nicholson passed away on Monday, August 30, 2021 at his residence.  Mr. Tolbert was born in Nicholson to the late, Wiley Monroe and ...
Larry A. Whitfield, 74, Pendergrass
Larry A. Whitfield, age 74 of Pendergrass, GA passed away on Monday, Aug. 30, 2021.   Born on April 23, 1947 in Gwinnett County, Mr. Whitfield was the son of the late Ar ...


Shirley Pless, 61, Cleveland
Mrs. Shirley Pless, age 61, of Cleveland, Georgia passed away on August 30, 2021. She was born on September 13, 1959, in Walhalla, South Carolina to the late Ned Webb and the late ...
Mary J. Wilson, 75, Cleveland
Mary J. Wilson, age 75, of Cleveland, passed away Monday, August 30, 2021 from an extended illness. Mrs. Wilson was born in Taylorsville, GA to the late Will Aaron Roberts Sr. a ...
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