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Local Obits for Wed. Jan 5th, 2022


Vickie Ivey Crawford, 63, Sugar Hill
Vickie Ivey Crawford, 63, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away peacefully at her home on January 5, 2022.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Billy Ivey and Louise Ivey Reece; ...


Trisha Lenora Barrett Sanders, 44, Clarkesville
Trisha Lenora Barrett Sanders, age 44, of Clarkesville, passed away on Wednesday, January 5, 2022.  Born on June 29, 1977, in Gainesville, she was a daughter of the late Wi ...


Paul Colbert, 83, of College Park, GA,  died on January 5, 2022. Dexter T. Sims Mortuary, LLC, Gainesville, has charge of arrangements.   
Mary Maddox Couch, 83, Flowery Branch
Mary Maddox Couch, 83, of Flowery Branch, GA, died Wednesday, January 5, 2022. Funeral Service will be held Sunday, January 9, 2022 at 3 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Pastor ...
Walter Robert (Bob) Henderson Bob Henderson, 88, Gainesville, GA passed away on January 5, 2022, and is preceded in death by his wife of 65 years Reba June Henderson. He is surv ...
Frederick Keith Ward, 68, Highlands, NC
  Frederick Keith Ward, 68, of Highlands, North Carolina, passed away January 5, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a trip with his family through Iceland. ...
Jonathan S. Young, 37, Gainesville
Jonathan S. Young 37, of Gainesville, passed away Wednesday, January 5, 2022. The family will receive friends Saturday, January 8 from 2-4 p.m. at Little & Davenport Funeral ...


  Mr. Jeffery Neal “Froggy” Manders, age 57, of Nicholson, GA died Wednesday, January 5, 2022 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mr. Manders was ...
Randall Lamar Morgan, 73, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Randall Lamar Morgan, age 73, of Monroe, Georgia, who entered rest Wednesday, January 5, 2022.  Mr. Morgan was bor ...
Juanita Massey Smith, 95, Commerce
Mrs. Juanita Ann Massey Smith, age 95, of Commerce, GA died Wednesday, January 5, 2022 at her residence.  Mrs. Smith was born in Commerce to the late C.L. and Emma Alexander M ...


Robert "Bob" Ray Sasser, 66, Toccoa formerly of Lula
Robert “Bob” Ray Sasser age 66, of Toccoa formerly of Lula, entered rest Wednesday January 5, 2022 at his residence. Bob was born in Fairhope, Alabama to Jordan Jack ...


Harold Hooper, 89, Cleveland
Mr. Harold Hooper, age 89, of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, January 5, 2022. Mr. Hooper was born in White County to the late Grant and Fannie Dorsey Hooper.  In additio ...
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...