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Local Obits for Wed. Feb 9th, 2022


Patrick Mark Redfern, 80, Cumming
Patrick Mark Redfern, of Cumming, GA, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, February 9, 2022 at the age of 80.   He was born on August 12, 1941, in St. Louis, MO and was p ...


Carolyn McGee Smith, 73, Lawrenceville
Carolyn McGee Smith, age 73, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away Wednesday, February 9, 2022.  She was preceded in death by her parents Earl and Pauline McGee.  She is survi ...


Tommy Lee Crawford, 76, Toccoa
Mr. Tommy Lee Crawford, age 76 of Fowlertown Road, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, February 9, 2022 at the Stephens County Hospital. A son of the late Thomas Wilson Crawford and T ...


Grover Wayne Raven, 75, Clermont
Mr. Grover Wayne Ravan, age 75, of Clermont, passed away Wednesday, February 9, 2022.  Mr. Ravan was born in Gainesville to the late Grover “Rip” and Thelma Law ...


Sarah Anne Mewborne, 80, Dahlonega
Sarah Anne Mewborne, age 80, of Dahlonega, Georgia died peacefully on Wednesday, February 9, 2022, surrounded by members of her loving family.   The daughter of the la ...


Silas Joseph Pilgrim, 95, Toccoa
  Mr. Silas Joseph Pilgrim, age 95 of E. Tugalo Street, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, February 9, 2022 at the Stephens County Hospital. A son of the late Paul and Sadi ...


Roger Alan Jett, 73, Sautee Nacoochee
Mr. Roger Alan Jett age 73 of Sautee Nacoochee, Ga passed away on Wednesday February 09, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.            ...
Katie Lula Edwards McCollum, age 99, passed away on Wednesday, February 9, 2022.  Mrs. McCollum was born in White County, Georgia on July 15, 1922, to Tommy and Jessie Mae Pal ...
Carol May Metz, 81, Cleveland
  Carol May Metz, age 81, of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, February 9, 2022. Ms. Metz was born on April 6, 1940, in St. Joseph, Missouri, to the late Nelson and K ...
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...