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Local Obits for Mon. Aug 9th, 2021


Curtis Lee Marsingill, 83, Buford
Curtis Lee Marsingill, age 83, of  Buford, GA passed away Monday, August 9, 2021.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Nell Marsingill; parents, Chester and Mar ...


Soundalay Khamatsamay, 70, Cornelia
Soundalay Khamatsamay, age 70, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Monday, August 9, 2021. Mr. Khamatsamay was born November 11, 1950, in Laos.  He was a member of the Fir ...


Dr. James Homer Leigh, Jr., of Gainesville passed away on May 29th, 2021.   Dr. Leigh was preceded in death by his parents, Dr. James Homer Leigh and Catherine Parkes ...
Harold Richard Randall, 100, Gainesville
Harold Richard Randall, 100 of Gainesville passed away Monday August 9, 2021. Graveside services will be held Thursday August 19, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at the Alta Vista Cemetery ...


Faye Wiles Nelson, 94, Commerce
Faye Wiles Nelson, age 94 of Commerce, GA passed away on Monday, Aug. 9, 2021. Born on March 4, 1927 in Terre Haute, Ind., Mrs. Nelson was the daughter of the late Claude and Go ...


Charles Winton Cox, II, 56, Dahlonega
Charles Winton Cox, II, 56 of Dahlonega, formerly of Free Home, passed away Monday, August 9, 2021. Charles, also known as Chuck or Fat Bob, was an avid outdoorsman who loved to fi ...


Christy Memory Nicole Delong, age 40, of Greensboro, GA passed away Thursday, August 5, 2021. Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 PM Tuesday, August 10, 2021 at Hillside Cha ...


Carlton Harry Colwell, 95, Blairsville
Mr. Carlton Harry Colwell, age 95 of Colwell Drive, Blairsville, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 9, 2021 in the Union General Hospital following an extended illness. Carlt ...


William Edward Smith, 62, Cleveland
William Edward Smith, age 62, of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, August 9, 2021. Mr. Smith was born on August 16, 1958, in Lebanon, Kentucky, to the late John and Barbara Matt ...
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