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Local Obits for Sun. Jan 2nd, 2022


James Curtis Ray, 84, Cumming
James Curtis Ray, 84, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 2, 2022. Jim was the only son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Curtis O. Ray of East Atlanta and Cumming, GA. Jim was a ...


Curtis Ray Thompson, 68, Sugar Hill
Curtis Ray Thompson, age 68, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Sunday, January 2, 2022. He is survived by his wife of forty-two years, Sandra Harrison Thompson of Sugar Hill; sons, ...


Ralph K. Montgomery, 75, Demorest
Ralph K. Montgomery, 75, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Sunday, January 2, 2022. Ralph's wishes were to be cremated and no formal services are planned at this time. ...
Rev. Edward Eugene “Gene” Poole, age 94, of Cornelia, passed away on Sunday, January 2, 2022. Born on June 3, 1927 in Gainesville, Georgia, he was the son of the late ...


Jerry Graham, 71, Gainesville
Mr. Jerry Graham, 71, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, January 2, 2022 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 6, 2022 in the Chapel ...


Douglas Wayne O'Neal, 77, Dahlonega
Douglas Wayne O’Neal, age 77 of Dahlonega, Georgia, passed away peacefully at his home January 2, 2022, following a period of declining health. Doug was born Sep ...
Gary Eugene Saxon, Jr., 35, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Gary Ernest Saxon, Jr., age 35 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest Sunday, January 2, 2022.  Mr. Saxon was born i ...


Mrs. Deborah "Debbie" Bedford Talbot, age 58 of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Sunday, January 2, 2022. She was born on March 18, 1963 in Florida to the late Edward Be ...


Reverend Swayne LaFayette Poole, 79, Griffin formerly of Gillsville
Reverend Swayne LaFayette Poole, age 79 of Griffin, Georgia formerly of Gillsville, Georgia  passed away peacefully after an extended illness at Brightmoor Hospice on Sunday, ...


Alice James Fitzgerald, N/A, Cleveland
Alice James Fitzgerald died January 2nd after a brief illness.   She was the daughter of Emmett James and Hattie Faircloth James of Cairo, Ga.She was preceded in death by ...
Myrtice Louise Holland, 82, Cleveland
Mrs. Myrtice Louise Holland, age 82, of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, January 2, 2022. Mrs. Holland was born in Atlanta to the late Marion Lafayette and Mary Louise Morris Will ...
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...