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Local Obits for Sat. Jan 22nd, 2022


Pearl Revis Swansey, 75, Hoschton
Pearl Revis Swansey, age 75, of Hoschton, GA passed away Saturday, January 22, 2022. She was born on April 11, 1946 in Marion, McDowell County, North Carolina to the late Wilburn W ...


Hoyt Lamar Lang, 68, Dawsonville
Hoyt Lamar Lang, age 68 of Dawsonville, passed away Saturday, January 22, 2022. Mr. Lang was born June 23, 1953 in Detroit, MI to the late Hoyt Lang Sr. and Marion Deerman Lang. ...


Tracy Lynn Turpin, 47, Gainesville
Ms. Tracy Lynn Turpin age 47 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Wednesday December 15, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Memorial services will ...


William "Bill" Frank Drury, 90, Clarkesville
William “Bill” Frank Drury, 90, of Clarkesville, GA, passed away into God’s graces on January 22nd after a long and well lived life. Bill was born on January 3 ...


Judy A Burnette, 73, Gainesville
Mrs. Judy A Burnette, 73, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, January 22, 2022 following a sudden illness at Northeast Georgia Medical Gainesville Campus. Funeral services ...
Hazel Yearwood Cofer, 100, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Hazel Yearwood Cofer, age 100, passed away Saturday, January 22, 2022 at The Oaks of Braselton, surrounded by her family. Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m., Thursday, Jan ...
Diane Pendley, 86, Oakwood
Diane Pendley 86, of Oakwood passed away Saturday January 22, 2022. Diane was born on May 31, 1935, to the late Guy and Jessie Scroggs Reed. In addition to her parents Dian ...
William Presley, 68, Murrayville
William Presley, 68 of Murrayville, Ga. died on January 22, 2022. A Graveside Service will be held on Wednesday, January 26, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. at Mountain View Baptist Church in C ...
John Harold Reddy, 75, Gainesville
John Harold Reddy, 75, passed away the evening of 22 January, 2022.  He was at home and surrounded by family. John (Jerry) was born in Glen Ridge, NJ on July 7, 1946.  He ...
Andrea Forrester Smith, 75, Gainesville
Mrs. Andrea Forrester Smith, 75 of Gainesville passed away Saturday, January 22, 2022 at her residence following a sudden illness. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. o ...


Mary Frances Gearing, 74, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home of Commerce announces services for Mary  Frances Gearing 74 who passed away Saturday Jan. 22, 2022.  Services will be Wednesday at 2 PM from the Chapel ...


Christopher G. “Chris” Kane, 83, of Bishop, GA, died Saturday, January 22, 2022. Mr. Kane has been cremated and no service is scheduled at this time. Hamilton Mill Memo ...


Gwindle F. Skinner, 59, Cleveland
Gwindle F. Skinner, age 59 of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, January 22, 2022. Ms. Skinner was born April 28, 1962 in Melbourne, FL to the late Thomas James Skinner and Virgin ...
Teresa Ann Watkins, 64, Cleveland
Mrs. Teresa Ann Watkins, age 64, of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, January 22, 2022.  Mrs. Watkins was born on November 14, 1957 in Dothan, Alabama.  She is preceded ...
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...