by Robin Kemp

Here are the 223 Clayton County residents who are known to have died of COVID-19 since the pandemic began less than a year ago.

Another 11 Clayton County residents may have died of the virus, according to the latest Daily Status Report from the Georgia Department of Public Health.

Among those who died recently is a 7-year-old African-American girl:

The Clayton Crescent extends its deepest sympathies to all those who have lost loved ones to COVID-19. We would like to tell their stories. Feel free to e-mail us any memories, photos, or obituaries you would like to share. We are committed to tracking the names behind these numbers so that they are not erased from the historical record.