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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Sep 24th, 2020


Mary Ann Major, 66, Sugar Hill
Mary Ann Major, age 66, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away September 24, 2020. She was a loving mother and grandmother. She is survived by her children, Keith Major (Rebecca), of Buf ...


Malcolm Hunnicutt, Demorest
  Malcolm Hunnicutt, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Thursday, September 24, 2020. Mr. Hunnicutt was born on November 9, 1940 to the late Minor Marvin and Annie Pear ...


G.W. Adams, 84, Gainesville
G.W. Adams, 84 of Gainesville passed away Thursday September 24, 2020 at his residence. Born in Lumpkin County, Mr. Adams had lived in Hall County for most of his life.  He ...
Richard Davenport, 82, Gainesville
Richard Davenport, 82 of Gainesville passed away Thursday September 24, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center after a brief illness. Born in Braselton, Georgia, Mr. ...
James Edward Passmore, 68, Gainesville
James Edward Passmore age 68 of Gainesville passed away Thursday Sept. 24, 2020 at his residence. James was born in Gainesville on January 18, 1952 to the late Hubert & Dess ...
Jesse Simpson Jr., 73, Gainesville
Mr. Jesse Simpson Jr. was born June 27, 1947 in Rock Hill South Carolina but was a lifelong resident of Gainesville, Ga.    He was a member of Trinity CME Chu ...
Walter Lester Tofte III, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Thursday, September 24, 2020.   Visitation will be on Monday, September 28, 2020 from 2:00pm – 3:00 ...


Luther Lucky Franklin, 72, Hoschton
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Luther Lucky Franklin, age 72 of Hoschton, Georgia who entered into rest Thursday, September 24, 2020.  Mr. Franklin was born in ...


  Paul Thomas “Tommy” Cantrell, Jr., age 65, of Sautee, was called home on Thursday, September 24, 2020. Mr. Cantrell was born on November 25, 1954, in Haber ...
Robert Clary, last of the ‘Hogan’s Heroes’ stars, dies at 96
Robert Clary, who played a prisoner of war in the TV sitcom “Hogan’s Heroes,” has died
Rev. Dr. William Hugh Cauthen dies at 92
The Reverend Dr. William Hugh Cauthen passed away peacefully onto his next life on Wednesday, November 9, 2022.
JGR co-owner Coy Gibbs, 49, dies hours after son wins title
Coy Gibbs, the vice chairman of Joe Gibbs Racing for his NFL and NASCAR Hall of Fame father, died Sunday morning just hours after his son won the Xfinity Series championship.
Jerry Lee Lewis, outrageous rock ‘n’ roll star, dies at 87
The untamable and often outrageous rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis has died at 87
Thomas Cahill, popular history writer, dead at 82
Thomas Cahill, a scholar of ancient languages and belief systems with a knack for popular storytelling who engaged history readers with such bestsellers as “How the Irish Saved Civilization” and “Desire of the Everlasting Hills,” has died at age 82
French iconic painter of black Pierre Soulages dead at 102
French painter Pierre Soulages, an icon of post-World War II European abstract art famed for his use of black, has died, according to the Soulages Museum in his hometown of Rodez
Actor in cult favorite 'American Movie' dead at 56
Musician Mike Schank, who was best known for his good guy role in the award-winning documentary film "American Movie," has died at age 56, according to a close friend
Champion driver Bobby East fatally stabbed at gas station
Bobby East, a three-time USAC national champion driver, has died after being stabbed this week at a Southern California gas station. He was 37.