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Local Obits for Fri. Feb 25th, 2022


Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Ms. Dorothy Eris Bryant Overton, age 89 of Homer, Georgia, formerly a resident of Jefferson for thirty four years, who entere ...


Joshua Heath Hardigree, age 25, of Winder passed away Friday, February 25, 2022.  Memorial services will be held 3:00 pm Sunday, February 27, 2022 at Lawson Funeral Home Chape ...


Janet Leona Robertson journeyed home to the arms of the Lord on Friday, February 25th, 2022. She was preceded in death by her parents, William G Glisson and Edmonia Ward Glisson, h ...


Grady “Archie” Browning, Sr., age 68, of Clarkesville, passed away Friday, February 25, 2022 at Habersham Medical Center.  Mr. Browning was born December 7, 1 ...


Blonnie Renee Birdette, 56, Gillsville
Blonnie Renee Birdette beloved mother, grandmother, and best friend passed away peacefully at her home in Gillsville, GA. on Friday, February 25, 2022, after her battle with cancer ...
Elmer Tobias Ellison, Jr. of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Friday, February 25, 2022.
John "Mike" Michael Sherwood, 71, Murrayville
Mr. John "Mike" Michael Sherwood, age 71 of Murrayville, Georgia, passed away on Friday, February 25, 2022. He was born on September 25, 1950 in Atlanta, Georgia, to the ...
Mr. Billy Dean Thompson, Jr. age 64, of Oakwood passed away Friday, February 25, 2022. No memorial services will be held at this time. Mr. Thompson was born July 31, 1957 to ...


Mickey Waymon Patrick, 56, Commerce
Mr. Mickey Waymon Patrick, age 56, of Commerce passed away Friday, February 25, 2022 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mr. Patrick was born in Commerce and was rais ...


Dina Faye Gibson Niblett, 82, Dahlonega
Dina Faye Gibson Niblett, 82 of Dahlonega passed away on February 25, 2022. She was a long-time resident of McDonough, GA and Bakersfield, CA and had most recently moved to Dahlone ...
Lanny Ray Tribble, 75, Dahlonega
Lanny Ray Tribble, 75, of Atlanta, GA, born 1946, passed away suddenly on February 25th in Dahlonega, GA with his loving wife by his side.  Lanny graduated from Georgi ...
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...