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Local Obits for Wed. Sep 15th, 2021


Shannon Marie Higgins, 60, Dawsonville
Shannon Marie Higgins, age 60, entered eternal life on Wednesday, September 15, 2021. Her spirit is carried on by her family, friends, and anyone who ever met her. Life took o ...
Ronald Shook, 82, Dawsonville
Ronald Shook, 82, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday September 15, 2021 following a period of declining health. Mr. Shook was born May 13, 1939.  Previously of Cumming, h ...


Tony Alan Smith, Cumming
  Tony Alan Smith passed away on September 15th. His surviving family are his wife Laura Smith, his son Michael Barron and his wife Alma, his son David Smith and his wife C ...
Matthew Curtis Thompson, 56, a native of Cumming, Ga passed away Wednesday, September 15th, 2021. Matt was an avid Nascar, Georgia Bulldogs, and Falcons fan, but his favorite sport ...


Philip Henry D’Entremont, 96, Clarkesville
It is with great sadness and much joy that the family of Philip Henry D’Entremont announces that he passed into eternal life on Wednesday, September 15th, his wife and childr ...
Jean Green Bieder, 93, Cornelia
    Jean Green Bieder, age 93 of Cornelia, passed away on Wednesday, September 15, 2021.  Born in Tampa, Florida on February 18, 1928, she was a daughter of ...
Philip Henry D'Entremont, 96, Clarkesville
Memorial Mass for Philip Henry D'Entremont, age 96 of Clarkesville, will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at St. Mark Catholic Church in Clarkesville.  I ...
James "Richard" Morris, 89, Baldwin
James "Richard" Morris, age 89, of Baldwin, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, September 15, 2021. Mr. Morris was born on October 11, 1931 in Habersha ...


Marcile Grier Roper, 87, Gainesville
Mrs. Marcile Grier Roper age 87 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Wednesday September 15th, 2021.  Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday September 18, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. ...
James Aaron Wall, 61, Murrayville
James Aaron Wall, 61 of Murrayville passed away Wednesday September 15, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center-Gainesville campus. Born in Rabun County, Mr. Wall had lived ...


Harold Long, 88, Dahlonega
Dr. Harold G. Long, age 88, passed away on September 15, 2021, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Hospice Unit. He was born in Akron, Ohio, to Luke and Minnie Long. In 1936, the f ...
Harold Glenn Long, 88, Dahlonega
Dr. Harold Glenn Long, age 88, of Dahlonega passed away Wednesday, September 15, 2021.  Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced later. To ...


Mrs. Ruby Jean Fowler Griffin, age 82, of Persimmon Street, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville. A daughter of t ...


Geralene Tomlin Hicks, 94, Cleveland
Geralene Tomlin Hicks, age 94 of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, September 15, 2021.  Born in Cleveland, Georgia on April 27, 1927, she was a daughter of the late Hoke ...
Donald G. Thomas, 78, Marietta, formerly of Cleveland
Barrett Funeral Home announces for the Thomas Family the passing of Mr. Donald G. Thomas, age 78, of Marietta, formerly of Cleveland.  Mr. Thomas passed away Wednesday, Septem ...
Betty White, TV’s Golden Girl, dies at 99
Actor Betty White, whose saucy, up-for-anything charm made her a television mainstay for more than 60 years, has died
Former US Senate majority leader Harry Reid dies at 82
Harry Reid, the former Senate majority leader and Nevada’s longest-serving member of Congress, has died at home in Henderson, Nevada
John Madden, Hall of Fame coach and broadcaster, dies at 85
The NFL says Hall of Fame coach turned broadcaster John Madden has died at age 85
Gainesville businessman James Simpson dies at 77, truck parade to be held in his honor
Gainesville businessman James Simpson, the force behind Simpson Trucking & Grading, Inc. in Gainesville, will be remembered in a funeral service Friday, Dec. 17 at Hopewell Baptist Church.
Michael Nesmith, the Monkee for all seasons, dies at 78
Michael Nesmith, the wool-hatted, guitar-strumming member of the 1960s, made-for-television rock band The Monkees, has died at 78
Al Unser, a four-time winner of Indianapolis 500, dies at 82
Al Unser, one of only four drivers to win the Indianapolis 500 a record four times, died Thursday following years of health issues
Pro Bowler, Super Bowl champ, GA Tech star wideout Demaryius Thomas dies at 33
Former NFL wide receiver Demaryius Thomas has died at the age of 33
Georgia Racing Hall of Famer Bud Lunsford passes away
Legendary Georgia racer and hall of famer Bud Lunsford of Gainesville passed away on Monday at the age of 86. Lunsford, a member of both the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame...