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Local Obits for Fri. Aug 6th, 2021


John C. Dorsey, 80, Buford
John C. Dorsey, age 80, of Buford, GA passed away Friday, August 6, 2021. He was preceded in death by his wife of 44 years, Sandra Sadler Dorsey. He is survived by his children, Do ...


  Sarah Ellen Morris Harrison Boatwright, age 88, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Friday, August 6, 2021. Mrs. Boatwright was born on November 14, 1932 in Habersham ...
Evelyn Tench Clark, 93, Clarkesville
Evelyn Tench Clark, age 93 of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Friday, August 06, 2021. Born in Cornelia, Georgia on June 09, 1928, she was a daughter of the late Paul Harol ...
James Edward Kyle, 76, Cornelia
James Edward Kyle, age 76, of Cornelia, passed away on Friday, August 6, 2021.  Born in Cornelia, Georgia on January 22, 1945, he was a son of the late James Marion Kyle ...


James Lewis Allison, Jr., 78, Clermont
Mr. James Lewis Allison, Jr., age 78, of Clermont, Ga passed away on July 20, 2021 at his residence following an extended illness. Memorial services will be scheduled at a later ...
Mrs. Geneva Lucille Allen Grindle age 88 of Lula, Ga passed away at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Sunda ...
Dwain Roy Grizzle, 59, Flowery Branch
Mr. Dwain Roy Grizzle, age 59, of Flowery Branch passed away Friday, August 6, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville. Graveside Services will be 2:00 p.m. ...
Linda Gussler Martin, 67, Gillsville
Linda Gussler Martin at the age of 67, of Gillsville, Georgia, was called home to be with the Lord in his Kingdom, on Friday, August 6, 2021. Mrs. Martin was born October 2, 195 ...
Martha Jane Smith, 82, Gainesville
Martha Jane Smith, 82 of Gainesville passed away Friday August 6, 2021. Funeral services will be held Sunday August 15, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. in the chapel of Little & Davenport ...
Barbara Ann Tabor, 61, Gainesville
Barbara Ann Tabor 61 of Gainesville passed away on Friday August 6th. Professional Service Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home.


Johnny Leroy Dowdy, 84, Dahlonega
Mr. Johnny Leroy Dowdy, age 84, of Dahlonega passed away on August 6, 2021. He was born on February 15, 1937, in Lumpkin County to the late Floyd Lee and Estelle Jones Dowdy.  ...


Jessie Ferguson, 85, Cleveland
Jessie Ferguson, age 85 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, August 6, 2021. Mrs. Ferguson was born March 7, 1936 in Hall County to the late John Richard Boggs and Zora Allen Thomp ...
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