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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Aug 4th, 2021


Annie Roland, 81, Dawsonville
Annie Roland, 81, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday August 4, 2021 at The Oaks at Limestone following a period of declining health. Born October 7, 1939 to the late Roscoe an ...


Sue Ellen Tatum Walls, 72, Sugar Hill
Sue Ellen Tatum Walls, age 72, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Wednesday, August 4, 2021. She was preceded in death by parents, Clyde and Katherine Whited Tatum. Mrs. Walls is sur ...
Francis Jerome Woods, III, 79, Sugar Hill
Francis Jerome Woods III, age 79, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away Tuesday, August 4, 2021.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Francis J. and Margaret Perry Woods; brother ...
Rev. Harold F. Woodson, 71, Hoschton
Rev. Harold F. Woodson, age 71, of Hoschton, GA passed away on Wednesday, July 28, 2021. He was preceded in death by his father, John “Frankie” Woodson, and brother, Re ...


Patricia “Mom” Newberry Staton, age 76 of Cornelia, passed away on Wednesday, August 4, 2021.  Born in Copperhill, Tennessee on January 25, 1945, she was the pr ...


Frederick Richard Halter,III, 79, Gainesville
Frederick Richard Halter III, 79, passed into glory on August 4, 2021, with all his family by his side.   In heaven he joined his father, Frederick Richard Halter II (a N ...
Virginia Hosenell Fortson Jackson 80 of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday, August 4th. Professional Service Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home.
Crecencia Corona Valdez, 89, Gillsville
   Mrs. Crecencia Corona Valdez age 89 of Gillsville, Ga passed away on Wednesday August 04, 2021 at her residence following an extended illness.    &nb ...


Jane Tiller, 78, Braselton
Jane Tiller, age 78, of Braselton passed away Wednesday, August 4, 2021.   A Memorial Service to celebrate the life of Jane Tiller will be held at Lawson Funeral Home Chape ...


      Mary Elizabeth Garner Higgins, age 85 of Toccoa, passed away at her home on Wednesday, August 4, 2021.           &nb ...
Betty Lou Payne Powell, 79, Eastanollee
Mrs. Betty Lou Payne Powell, age 79 of Dortch Road, Eastanollee passed away Wednesday, August 4, 2021 at the St. Mary’s Sacred Heart Hospital in Lavonia. A daughter o ...
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