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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. May 8th, 2022


Tommy Lee Free, 75, Alto
Mr. Tommy Lee Free, age 75, of Alto, Georgia, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 8, 2022. Mr. Free was born January 29, 1947 in Habersham County, Georgia to the late H ...


Joe Keith Underwood, 62, Gainesville
Mr. Joe Keith Underwood, 62, of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, May 8, 2022. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, May 12, 2022 at Pond Fork Baptist Church. Rev. ...
Richard Douglas Young, 80, Gainesville
 A TIME TO BE BORN… Richard Douglas Young, affectionally known as ‘Doug’, was born March 7, 1942 in Gainesville, Ga. He was the fifth of seven child ...


Julia Faye Worley Lacey, 79, Commerce
  Julia Faye Worley Lacey, Age 79, of Commerce passed away peacefully Sunday, May 8, 2022.  She graduated from Banks County High School in 1961.  She worked at ...


Gloria Jean Blowers, 74, Sautee
Gloria Jean Blowers, age 74, of Sautee, passed away on Sunday, May 8, 2022. Mrs. Blowers was born on August 2, 1947, in Junction City, Kansas, to the late Bill and Roseanna Upha ...
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...