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Local Obits for Sun. Feb 13th, 2022


James Herman Smith, 91, Dawsonville
Rev. James Herman Smith, 91, of Dawsonville, passed away Sunday, February 13, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville.   Funeral services will be held at 11 ...


Leo Raymond Dunaway, 96, Buford
Leo Raymond Dunaway passed away on Sunday, February 13, 2022 at the age of 96, in Dacula, Georgia. He was born in South Shore, Kentucky on November 27, 1925. Leo was preceded in ...
Sandy J. Hicks, 76, Loganville
Sandy J. Hicks, age 76, of Loganville passed away in the hospital on Sunday evening, February 13, 2022, due to complications recovering from a stroke he suffered in his home the we ...
Robert Wayne Holland, 65, of Gwinnett, passed away Sunday February 13, 2022. Robert was born on November 8, 1956 in Greenville, Kentucky.  No forma ...
Lauzella Lott, 83, Lawrenceville
Lauzella Lott, age 83, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Sunday, February 13, 2022.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Hubert Lott and Arah Riley Lott; brothers, Cla ...


Teresa McCoy Kelley, 62, Mount Airy
Teresa McCoy Kelley, age 62, of Mt. Airy, passed away on Sunday, February 13, 2022. Born on May 29, 1959, in Commerce, she was the daughter of the late Robert T. “Bob&rdqu ...


John Michael Dempsey, 70, Flowery Branch
Mr. John Michael Dempsey, age 70, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, February 13, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton, surrounded by his loving wife of 49 ...
Elizabeth Morey Summerour, 86, of Clermont, Ga. died on Sunday, February 13, 2022. A Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 p.m., on Friday, February 18, 2022, at Strickland Funeral ...


Peggy Lou Boggus, 77, Commerce
Peggy Lou Boggus, age 77 of Commerce, GA passed away on Sunday, Feb. 13, 2022.   Born on May 1, 1944 in Athens, GA, Mrs. Boggus was the daughter of the late Jessie Willi ...
John Wendell Neese, 85, Commerce
John Wendell Neese, age 85 of Commerce, GA passed away on Sunday, Feb. 13, 2022.   Born on Nov. 3, 1936 in Bufford, GA, Mr. Neese was the son of the late Frank and Odess ...


Terry Kelly, 62, Cartersville
Terry Kelly, 62, passed away on Sunday, February 13, 2022. Terry is survived by her husband of 42 years, Jeff Kelly; son and daughter-in-law, Joshua and Amanda Kelly; son, Zache ...


Mrs. Charlotte Marie Caudell Bowers, age 87 of Toccoa, passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 13, 2022 surrounded by her loving family. Mrs. Bowers was born in White County, ...


Freddie B. Seabolt, 86, Cleveland
Freddie B. Seabolt, age 86, of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday, February 13, 2022, at his residence, following an extended illness. Mr. Seabolt was born on October 2, 1935, in ...
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...