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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Aug 31st, 2021


Pam Maria Elzey, 60, Dawsonville
Pam Maria Elzey, 60 of Dawsonville, passed away on Sunday, August 29, 2021 at her residence.  She loved writing poetry and had published many poems.  She enjoyed spending ...


David M. Thomas, Sr, 67, Lawrenceville
David M. Thomas, Sr., age 67, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away Tuesday, August 31, 2021.  He was preceded in death by his father, James Franklin Thomas, Sr.; step-father, Char ...


Geraldleen Simpson “Jeri” Rhyne, age 92 of Clarkesville, passed away on Tuesday, August 31, 2021.  Born in Darlington, South Carolina on December 27, 1928, she ...


Isabella "Izzy" Rider, inf, Gainesville
Infant Isabella “Izzy” Ann Rider, 2 years old, passed away on Monday August 30, 2021 at her residence.           &n ...
James B. Young, Sr., 97, Clermont
James B. Young, Sr., age 97, of Clermont died August 31, 2021 and was born August 5, 1924. He was preceded in death by his wife of 74 yrs. Mongah Haynes Young, his parents, Char ...


Bradley Allen Smith, 56, Carnesville
Mr. Bradley Allen Smith age 56 of Carnesville passed away August 31, 2021.   A son of the late William Terrell and Onez Imogene Westmoreland Smith, he was born May, 16 1 ...


Doris Edmonds Keener, passed away on August 24, 2021 at the age of 85.  She was born on June 29, 1936 in Clayton to the late William and Bell Edmonds and was later marrie ...


George William Powers, 68, Eastanollee
  Mr. George William Powers, age 68 of Memorial Drive, Eastanollee passed away Monday, August 30, 2021 at the Stephens County Hospital. A son of the late Edwin Lamar P ...
Mr. Styles Reed Strickland, age 69 of Old Brookhaven Circle, Toccoa passed away Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at the Stephens County Hospital. A son of the late Charles Reed Strickla ...


Jack G. Lavender, 85, Sautee Nacoochee
Jack G. Lavender, age 85, of Sautee Nacoochee passed away August 31, 2021 Jack was born on March 17th, 1936 in Franklin, Tennessee to the late Hershel and Josephine Lavender.&nb ...
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