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Local Obits for Wed. Apr 27th, 2022


Roger Lanier Stephens Jr., 63, Dawsonville
Roger Lanier Stephens, Jr., 63, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2022 at his residence.   Born November 21, 1958, he was a lifelong resident of Dawson Cou ...


Douglas Picklesimer, 59, Cumming
Douglas Picklesimer, 59, of Forsyth County, GA passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2022. Douglas was a member of Christian Hill Baptist Church. He is preceded in death by his parents, ...


Emory John "E.J." Lathan, 80, Mount Airy
Emory John “E.J.” Lathan, age 80 of Mount Airy, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 27, 2022 at his residence. Born in Mount Airy, Georgia on M ...
Loyd Milford Willis, 86, Clarkesville
Mr. Loyd Milford Willis, age 86 of Clarkesville, Georgia and formerly of Stephens County passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2022 at Habersham Home East.   A son of the lat ...


James Larry Latty, 79, Clermont
James Larry Latty, 79, of Clermont, Ga. died on Wednesday, April 27, 2022. A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., on Saturday, April 30, 2022, at W. R. Strickland & Sons ...
Jeffrey Lee Mann, 54, Gainesville
Mr. Jeffrey Lee Mann, age 54, of Gainesville, Georgia formerly of Grenada, Mississippi, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2022.        Funeral services wil ...


Mr. William Brannon “Bill” Vandiver, Sr., age 86, of Commerce, GA died Wednesday, April 27, 2022 at Bell Minor.  Mr. Vandiver was born in Athens to the late Luke S ...


  Virginia McLeod Perteet, died on April 27, 2022 in North east Georgia Medical Center. She was born in Atlanta, Georgia and was a native of Atlanta until her retirement to ...


James Guay Hague, 72, Toccoa
Mr. James Guay Hague, age 72 of Christine Circle, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2022 at his residence. A son of the late Ralph George Hague and Jeanette Seminole Hague ...


Mary Annette Powell Sale, 84, Clermont
Mary Annette Powell Sale, 84, of Clermont, GA, (September 29, 1937 - April 27, 2022) was born to Raleigh Foy Powell and Rose Jordan Powell in Atlanta, GA. Annette graduated from No ...
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...