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Local Obits for Fri. Feb 11th, 2022

Forsyth

Edward Lee Bearden, 76, Cumming
Edward Lee Bearden, of Cumming, passed away peacefully on February 11, 2022 at the age of 76. He is proceeded in death by his daughter, Mary Glozier. Edward is survived by his w ...
Lonnie Nelson Hall, 77, Cumming
Lonnie Nelson Hall age 77 passed peacefully on Friday, February 11, 2022. A resident of Cumming, Georgia, Lonnie was born on July 8, 1944, to parents Eloy and Margie Hall. Married ...

Gwinnett

Johnny Jordan, 35, Lawrenceville
Johnny Jordan 35 of Lawrenceville passed away on Friday February 11th. Professional Service Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home Home. 
Brent Thomas, 38, Lawrenceville
Brent Thomas, age 38 of Lawrenceville, Georgia formerly of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Friday, February 11, 2022.   Born in Demorest, Georgia on August 29, 1983, he ...

Habersham

Teresa Lynne Fortenberry Ayers, 65, Clarkesville
Teresa Lynne Fortenberry Ayers, age 65 of Clarkesville, Georgia was called to her heavenly home to be with Jesus on Friday, February 11, 2022 following a courageous battle with can ...
Rosemary Kalba Gloyd, 86, Oakwood
Rosemary Kalba Gloyd, age 86, of Oakwood, GA, passed away on Friday, February 11, 2022.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, David Alan Gloyd, Sr.; daughters ...
William “Duncan” Holbrook, age 24, of Toccoa, passed away on Friday, February 11, 2022. Born on October 8, 1997, in Atlanta, he was the youngest of a set of quadrupl ...

Hall

Lester Ray Bennett, 78, Gainesville
Mr. Lester Ray Bennett, age 78, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Friday, February 11, 2022. The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 pm Wednesday, February 16, 2022 at Me ...
Barbara Conner, 84, Gainesville
Mrs. Barbara Conner, 84, of Gainesville, passed away Friday, February 11, 2022. Graveside services will be held at 4:00 p.m. Monday, February 14, 2022 in Alta Vista Cemetery. Ke ...
Edgar Aaron Medina, 29, Gainesville
Mr. Edgar Aaron Medina, 29, of Gainesville, passed away February 11, 2022. The family will receive friends at Memorial Park Funeral Home on Wednesday, February 16, 2022 from 10: ...

Jackson

Eddy Alan Brown, 72, Commerce
Mr. Eddy Alan Brown, age 72, of Commerce, GA died Friday, February 11, 2022 at his residence.  Mr. Brown was born in Commerce to the late Winfred and Geneva Hix Brown.  H ...

Stephens

Kimberly Hope Simpson Hamilton age 54 of Eastanollee passed away Friday February 11, 2022 at her residence. A daughter of Grady Simpson and Carol Mize Craven, she was born Augus ...
Allan Gaines Sheriff, 63, Martin
Allan Gaines Sheriff, age 63, of Clarks Creek Road, Martin, GA., went to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, February 11, 2022 at St. Mary’s Sacred Heart Hospital in Lavon ...
Willie Taylor, Jr., 74, Toccoa
  Mr. Willie Taylor, Jr., age 74 of Easy Street, Toccoa passed away Thursday, February 10, 2022 at the Stephens County Hospital.   A son of the late Will Taylor, ...

White

Lisa Ann Wilson, 46, Cleveland
Lisa Ann Wilson, age 46, of Cleveland, passed away on Friday, February 11, 2022. Ms. Wilson was born on January 11, 1976, to the late Benny and Linda Grizzle Sears.  She wa ...
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...