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Local Obits for Tue. Feb 8th, 2022


Steve Smith, 62, Cumming
Steve Smith passed away unexpectedly at age 62 on January 26, 2022, at 3:13 pm at Northside Forsyth Hospital with his devoted wife, Shelly, at his side. Steve was born on September ...


Shelia Elliott Brown, 79, Demorest
Sheila Elliott Brown, age 79, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, February 8, 2022.   Mrs. Brown was born on February 20, 1942 in Chattanooga, Tennessee to the lat ...


Marvin Nathan Brock, 86, of Lula, Georgia, passed away surrounded by his family on February 8, 2022, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville. Marvin, son of Thomas Hawki ...
Ruth Montine James, 84, North Caroline formerly of Gainesville
Ruth Montine James, age 84 of North Carolina, formerly of Gainesville entered rest Tuesday Feb. 8, 2022 at Vidant Hospital in North Carolina. Ruth was born May 11, 1937 in Gaine ...
Edward Ray Moore, 75, Gainesville
Edward Ray Moore, of Gainesville, passed away peacefully on January 20, 2022, at the age of 75 after a lengthy illness. One of six siblings, Ed was born in Belmont, Ohio, the son o ...


James “Jim” Burdette Fisher, age 64, of Cleveland, GA, passed away suddenly Tuesday, February 8th, 2022. Jim was born January 11th, 1958 in Waukegan, Illinois. He 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...