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Local Obits for Sun. Apr 24th, 2022


Lenora Lewallen Simmons, age 71, of Baldwin, Georgia passed away on Sunday, April 24, 2022. Mrs. Simmons was born on July 27, 1950 in Banks County, Georgia to the late Ralph Ken ...


Betty Ruth Young, 77, Gainesville
Mrs. Betty Ruth Young, 77, of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, April 24, 2022. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, April 30, 2022 in the Chapel of Memorial Park ...


Mr. Willis Douglas "Doug" Smallwood, age 61 of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Sunday, April 24, 2022. He was born on May 31, 1960 in Gainesville, Georgia to the late F ...


Howard Gutwillig, 67, Newman
Howard Gutwillig, 67, of Newnan, GA, died Sunday, April 24, 2022. Mr. Gutwillig has been cremated and no service is scheduled at this time. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel 770-945-69 ...


Katrina Elizabeth Lawrence Bearden, age 46, of Toccoa, passed away Sunday, April 24, 2022.    Born on September 28, 1975, in Demorest, she was a daughter of Glenn D ...
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...