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Local Obits for Thu. Apr 21st, 2022


Paul Thomas White, 97, Lilburn formerly of Smyrna
Paul Thomas White, 97, of Lilburn, GA, formerly of Smyrna, GA, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on April 21, 2022.  He was born on October 2, 1924 in Atlanta, GA.  ...


Michael Dale Murray, 59, Demorest
Michael Dale Murray, age 59 of Demorest, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 21, 2022. Born in Demorest, Georgia on January 15, 1963, he was a son of the la ...


Carolyn (Carrie) Theresa Peacock (née Sarosick) passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 21, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Hospital in Gainesville, GA, following a brief illn ...
Gary Wayne Cockrell, 66, Gillsville
Mr. Gary Wayne Cockrell, age 66, of Gillsville, Ga passed away Thursday, April 21, 2022, at his residence. Funeral Service will be held 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, April 26, 2022, in t ...
Ricky Dover, Gainesville
Ricky Dover of Gainesville, GA passed away on April 21, 2022.
Roy Miner Martin, 80, Gainesville
            Mr. Roy Miner Martin, age 80 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, April 21, 2022 at his residence following an extended illness. ...


Mrs. Julia Deborah “Debbie” Hayes Savage, age 73 of Goosepoint Drive, Toccoa passed away Thursday, April 21, 2022 at her residence. A daughter of the late Henry and ...


George Benjamin Brooks, Jr., age 80, of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, April 21, 2022.   Mr. Brooks was born on July 17, 1941, in Athens, Georgia, to the late Georg ...
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...