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Local Obits for Sat. Sep 4th, 2021


Ronnie "Kenneth" Wilbanks, age 79, of Baldwin, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, September 4, 2021. Mr. Wilbanks was born on January 31, 1942 to the l ...


Annie Fay Holtzclaw, 86, Cumming
Annie Fay Holtzclaw, age 86, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Saturday, September 4, 2021. She was born in 1935, to the late Wilbert and Lillie Caine. She was a member of Silver Shoa ...
Christine C. Taylor, 90, Cumming
Christine C. Taylor, 90, a lifelong resident of Forsyth County, passed away Saturday, September 4, 2021. Christine was the youngest of 8 children born to Grady Watson and Corrie So ...


Jayne Louise Fry England, 51, Cornelia
Jayne Louise Fry England, age 51, of Cornelia, passed away on Saturday, September 4, 2021, at home surrounded by her loved ones.    Born on July 23, 1970, in York, ...
Charles Kenneth Moore, 74, Mount Airy
Charles Kenneth Moore, age 74 of Mount Airy, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, September 04, 2021 at his residence following an extended illness. Born at the &l ...
Melody Joy Samples, 51, Clarkesville
Melody Joy Samples, age 51, of Clarkesville, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, September 4, 2021. Born in Kingsport, Tennessee on October 3, 1969, Melody was th ...


Edgar Cleveland, 84, Gainesville
Edgar Cleveland, 84, of Gainesville passed away Saturday September 4, 2021. Ed was born on July 1, 1937. He is preceded in death by his Mother Corabell and son Hoyt A. Cleveland ...
Mr. Elijah “Eli” Patrick Elliott age 39 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Saturday September 04, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center after winning his battle with ...
Cathy Marie Tooks Hale, 53, Gainesville
Cathy Marie Tookes Hale was born and reared in Montezuma, GA. She was the youngest of 4 children born to the late Arthur Lee and Bobbie Lee Tookes. She was raised by Mae Hudson. ...
James Alton Mauldin, 76, Gainesville
Mr. James Alton Mauldin age 76 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Saturday September 04, 2021 at his residence following an extended illness.        ...


David Orr Posten, 71, Dahlonega
David Orr Posten, age 71, of Dahlonega passed away following an illness on September 4, 2021.  Mr. Posten was a member of Trinity Full Gospel Church in Cleveland, Georgia, a m ...


Thomas Elex Simmons, 65, Danielsville
Thomas Elex Simmons, age 65 of Danielsville, GA passed away Saturday, Sept. 4, 2021.   Born on Sept. 20, 1955 in Commerce, GA, he was the son of the late Travis and Ma ...


Michael Tyler Bohn, 34, Cleveland
Michael Tyler Bohn, age 34, of Cleveland, passed away on Saturday, September 4, 2021. Mr. Bohn was born on April 14, 1987, in Anaheim, California, to Matthew Bohn and Valerie Pe ...
  Bryan Christopher Thornton, of Cleveland, left this Earth unexpectedly on Saturday, September 4, 2021. Bryan was employed by Cabin Creek Log Creations where he deeply ...
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...