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Local Obits for Mon. May 9th, 2022


Robert Charles Savoy, 81, Cumming
Robert Charles Savoy, 81, passed away Monday, May 9, 2022.  Robert is preceded in death by his youngest son, Matthew, 47, November 28, 2021. He is survived by his wife, Suzann ...


David Edward Janney, 67, Talmo
Mr. David Edward Janney, 67, of Talmo, passed away Monday, May 9, 2022 at his residence. Born on May 4, 1955 in Iowa City, Iowa, he was the son of the late John Wesley Janney an ...
May 26, 1990 – May 9, 2022   Mr. Robert “Adam” McDaniel, 31, of Clermont, passed away Monday, May 9, 2022 at his residence following a sudden illness. ...
Betty Ruth Phagan, 87, Lula
Mrs. Betty Ruth Phagan, 87, of Lula, passed away Tuesday, May 9, 2022 following an extended illness.   Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, May 12, 2022 ...


Lou Haynes Saxon, 82, Maysville
Lou Haynes Saxon, age 82 of Maysville, GA passed away on Monday, May 9, 2022.   Born on Feb. 21, 1940 in Commerce, GA, Mrs. Saxon was the daughter of the late Leonard an ...


Karen Ann Randolph, 62, Dahlonega
Ms. Karen Ann Randolph, age 62, of Dahlonega passed away Monday, May 9, 2022.    Karen was born in Hiawassee on July 12, 1959 to the late Oscar and Mary Randolph.&n ...


Aislin Gabriella Rita Morgan, 21, Lexington, TN
Aislin Gabriella Rita Morgan, age 21, of Lexington, Tennessee, passed away on Monday, May 9, 2022. Ms. Morgan was born on March 11, 2001, in Lawrenceville, Georgia, to Carla McQ ...


Joel Hayward Simmons, 79, Toccoa
Mr. Joel Hayward Simmons, age 79 of Toccoa passed away Monday, May 9, 2022 at his residence. A son of the late Ben Jones Simmons and Mary Elizabeth Whitfield Simmons, he was bor ...
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...