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Local Obits for Wed. Jan 12th, 2022


William Barnett “Bill” Birdwell, age 76, passed away Wednesday, January 12, 2022, in Gainesville, GA, after a short illness. Memorial services will be held in Gainesvil ...
Debbie Rana Cannon, 48, Gainesville
Mrs. Debbie Rana Cannon, 48, of Gainesville, passed away Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services will be ...
Ira Davis Forrester, Jr., 64, Clermont
Mr. Ira Davis Forrester, Jr., age 64 of Clermont, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, January 12, 2022.  He was born in Chamblee, Georgia, on January 22, 1957 to the late Ira D ...
Bennie Harkins, Jr., 75, Gainesville
Mr. Bennie Harkins Jr, age 75, of Gainesville GA passed away on Wednesday Jan 12, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Gainesville, GA on May 26, 1946, he was ...


Mr. Jeffery "Jeff" Lee Mullins, age 59 of Dahlonega passed away on Wednesday, January 12, 2022. He was born in Welch, West Virginia on December 14, 1962 to the late Burl ...


Howell "Scotty" Scott, 81, Martin
Howell "Scotty" Scott, age 81, of Martin, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, January 12, 2022. Mr. Scott was born on June 28, 1940 in Stephens County, Georgia. He was p ...
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...