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Local Obits for Tue. Jan 18th, 2022


Steven R. “Steve” Minton, 53, of Winder, GA, died Tuesday, January 18, 2022 after a brief illness. Steve has been cremated and a memorial service will be held at a late ...


Allen Olmstead, 61, Buford
Allen Olmstead, age 61, of Buford, GA passed away on Tuesday, January 18, 2022. He was preceded in death by sister, Diane Sheiry. Mr. Olmstead is survived by his wife of thirty-sev ...


Edie Schroeder Bolton, 72, Clarkesville
Edie Schroeder Bolton, age 72 of Clarkesville, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, January 18, 2022. Born in Detroit, Michigan on October 13, 1949, she was a daugh ...


Nancy June Lunsford Carder, 84, Gainesville
Mrs. Nancy June Lunsford Carder, age 84, of Gainesville, passed away Tuesday, January 18, 2022. Mrs. Carder was born in Suches on January 15, 1938, to the late Thomas McKinley ...
James Donald Evans, 84, Gainesville
James Donald Evans, 84 of Gainesville passed away January 18, 2022. Born in Pickens County, Mr. Evans had lived in Hall County for most of his life.  He was the son of the ...
Arbra Laverne Law, 92, Gainesville
Arbra Laverne Law was born September 21, 1929, the only child of the late Nellie Bell Thompson and Howard Rucker in Gainesville, Georgia. She departed this life on Tuesday, January ...
Mercia Patrice Millsap, 49, Gainesville
This is the day the Lord hath made and we will rejoice and be glad in it. May 24th, 1972, Father graced and blessed Samuel and Jaunita with a perfect gift, Mercia Patrice Millsap. ...


Rev. Dennis Elmer Fish, 72, Cleveland, TN formerly of Habersham County GA.
Rev. Dennis Elmer Fish, age 72, of Cleveland, Tennessee formerly of Habersham County, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, January 11, 2022. Rev. Fish was born on December 14, 1949 i ...


Laura Louise Cheely, 70, Toccoa
    Miss Laura Louise Cheely “Kimsey”, age 70 of N. Oak Street, Toccoa passed away Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at Pruitt Health Toccoa. Laura was born ...
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...