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Local Obits for Tue. Feb 15th, 2022


  Mrs. Barbara Joyce Black, age 87, of Lula passed away Tuesday, February 15, 2022 at The Retreat at Buford.  Mrs. Black was born in Suwanee to the late, Claude and Ka ...


Ora Mae Flye, 70, Winder
Ora Mae Flye was born December 5, 1951 in Gainesville, Florida to the late Bishop Richard Hines & the late Mother Victoria Hines. Ora was preceded in death by her hus ...


Opal Hogan Atkinson, 93, Buford
Opal Hogan Atkinson, 93, of Buford, GA, died Tuesday, February 15, 2022. Funeral service will be held Saturday, February 19, 2022 at 11:30 AM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Rev. ...
Gregory Christopher Beaman, 46, Lawrenceville
Gregory Christopher Beaman, age 46, of Lawrenceville, Georgia passed away on February 15, 2022, after a very brief and valiant fight with cancer. Greg was preceded in death by h ...


Annie Mae McFalls Brown, 60, Clarkesville
Annie Mae McFalls Brown, age 60 of Clarkesville, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, February 15, 2022 due to complications from Covid-19. Born in Hiawassee, Georg ...
  Virginia “Jean” Mae Nelms Loudermilk, age 83, of Mt. Airy, passed away on Tuesday, February 15, 2022. Born on June 7, 1938 in Cleveland, she was the daught ...
  Life Reflections                        A Time to be Born James Edward "Skip" Orsborn born ...
Robert "Rob" Paul Wilcox, 52, Mt. Airy
Robert “Rob” Paul Wilcox, age 52, of Mt. Airy, passed away on Tuesday, February 15, 2022. Mr. Wilcox was born on August 10, 1969, in Leicester, England, to the late ...


Roy Samuel Channell, 88, Oakwood
  Mr. Roy Samuel Channell, 88, of Oakwood, formerly of Covington, TN, passed away Tuesday, February 15, 2022 following an extended illness. Funeral services will be he ...
Michael Deon Douglas Lopez, Jr., 27, Flowery Branch
Mr. Michael Deon Douglas Lopez, Jr. age 27 of Flowery Branch, Ga passed away on Tuesday February 15, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral ...
Flora Lee McDonald, 81, Gillsville
Mrs. Flora Lee McDonald, 81, of Gillsville, passed away Tuesday, February 15, 2022. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, February 17, 2022 in the Chapel of Memor ...
Nelson Edward Thompson, 74, Commerce
Nelson Edward Thompson, 74, of Commerce, GA passed away Tuesday, February 15th, 2022, at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Thompson was born on September 24, 1947, to la ...


Forrest Michael Head, 49, Dahlonega
Mr. Forrest Michael Head, age 49, of Dahlonega, passed away, Tuesday, February 15, 2022. Mr. Head was born in Hall County to Forrest and Janice Dockery Head.  He was preced ...


Mr. Coleman “Buss” Craig Harbert, age 90 of Harbert Valley Road, Toccoa went home to be with our Lord on Tuesday, February 15, 2022. A son of the late William Lowry ...
John Farmer Hardy, 100, Toccoa
Mr. John Farmer Hardy, age 100 of Forest Avenue, passed away Tuesday, February 15, 2022 at his home in Toccoa, Georgia.  The son of the late Claude E. and Ida Harbert ...
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...