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Local Obits for Wed. May 11th, 2022


Sara Parris, 50, Buford
Sara Parris, 50, of Buford, GA, died Wednesday, May 11, 2022. Sara has been cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later date. Sara was preceded in death by her parents, ...


David Lee Radabaugh, 75, Cornelia
David Lee Radabaugh, age 75, of Cornelia, passed away Wednesday, May 11, 2022  Born on February 14, 1947 in Ohio, he was a son of the late Roy Eugene Radabaugh and Mar ...


Della Lucille Thompson, “Lucy”, age 48, was born in Dahlonega, Georgia on February 27th, 1974. Lucy departed this life on May 11th, 2022, due to an extended illness and ...
James "Buck" Bramblett, 89, Gainesville
James "Buck" Bramblett, 89 of Gainesville passed away May 11, 2022. James was born October 29, 1932 in Georgia to the late Martin and Mamie Bramblett.  In additio ...
Shelia Rae Hamil, Gainesville
Sheila Rae Hamil of Gainesville, GA passed away on May 11, 2022
Carmen Julia Lopez Platt, 78, Gainesville
Carmen Julia Lopez Platt, 78, devoted wife, loving mother, and beloved “Abuela” passed away peacefully at home in Gainesville, Georgia on May 11, 2022. Born August 1 ...
Horace Smallwood, 95, Gainesville
A memorial service will be held on Sunday, May 22, 2022 at Riverbend Church at 2:00 pm. Visitation will follow in the church theater.   Horace (AKA Daddy or J Horace or ...


Julia Chesser Smith, 65, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Ms. Julia Chesser Smith, age 65 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest Wednesday, May 11, 2022.  Ms. Smith was born in Atlanta, Georg ...
Alvin "Fred" Johnson, 82, Commerce
March 25, 1940-May 11, 2022  Alvin “Fred” Johnson passed peacefully on Wednesday, May 11, 2022. He was devoted to loving his Savior and learning more about Him. ...
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...