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Local Obits for Sun. Jan 30th, 2022


Milton Eugene Dalton, age 78, of Homer, Georgia was reunited with his parents and sister on Sunday, January 30, 2022. Mr. Dalton was born on September 12, 1943 in Banks County, ...
Carolyn Saunders Vento, age 81 of Homer, GA passed away on Sunday, Jan. 30, 2022.   Born on March 1, 1940 in Miami, Fla., Mrs. Vento was the daughter of the late Thoma ...


Jerry Lee "JJ" Johnson, 54, Bethlehem
    Mr. Jerry Lee “JJ” Johnson, age 54, of Bethlehem, Georgia, passed away peacefully on January 30, 2022 surrounded by family and friends. Jerry w ...


Virginia Elizabeth Burnett, 98, Dawsonville
Virginia Elizabeth Burnett, age 98, of Dawsonville, Georgia passed away into the loving arms of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Sunday, January 30, 2022.  She was at hom ...


Robert Alan “Bob” Mahan of Buford, GA, died on Sunday January 30, 2022 at the age of 76. He was born on August 31, 1945 in Bedford, IN. He received his Bachelor’s ...


Ernest "Edwin" Brock, 70, Clarkesville
Ernest “Edwin” Brock, age 70, of Clarkesville, passed away January 30, 2022. A White County native, he was the son of Ernest and Gertrude (Caudell) Brock. He atten ...
William Lamar Shook, 78, Demorest
William Lamar Shook, age 78 of Demorest, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 30, 2022. Born in Clayton, Georgia on July 06, 1943, he was a son of the late C ...


Gwynelle “Gwen” DeLay, 83, Gainesville
Gwynelle “Gwen” DeLay age 83, of Gainesville entered heaven Sunday January 30, 2022 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville with her husband by her side. ...
Mr. Jimmy Wayne Shockley, Sr. born April 11, 1939 passed away January 30th, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. “Jim” to his friends, & ...
Cheryl Diane Smith, 58, Gainesville
Mrs. Cheryl Diane Smith, 58, passed away Sunday, January 30 2022. No services are planned. Born on March 23, 1963 in Gainesville, she was the daughter of the late Marshall El ...


Thomas Phillip Peavey, 77, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Thomas Phillip Peavey, age 77 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest Sunday, January 30, 2022.  Mr. Peavey was born ...


Angie Claridy Mankin, a Griffin, Spalding County resident, passed away peacefully on January 30, 2022.  Angie was born in Griffin, Georgia on July 22, 1927 a ...


Carroll Farrell Barrett, 89, Cleveland
Carroll Farrell Barrett age 89, of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, January 30, 2022, Mr. Barrett was born in White County to the late Wiley and Nellie Robinson Barrett. He was a ...
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...