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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Jan 18th, 2021


“We flicker on a screen. We fold and unfold upon the mind’s eye, brittle as wings, eternal as a heartbeat, And even when the heart falls silent, we ...
John Q. Hall Jr., 79, Cumming
John Q. Hall Jr., age 79, of Cumming, GA passed away on Monday, January 18, 2021.  John was a long-time resident of Forsyth County.  Born and raised in Eastpoint Atlanta, ...
Margie Clyde Hyder, 90, Cumming
  Margie Clyde Hyder, age 90, of Cumming, GA, born to the late Erastus and Chessie Burger, passed away on Monday, January 18, 2021. Margie was a member of Berean Baptist Ch ...
Thomas Elden Stotts, 65, Cumming
Thomas Elden Stotts 65, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Monday, January 18, 2021 at Northside Hospital. No services are currently scheduled at this time. Condolences may b ...
Ms. Darlene Denise Thompson age 90 of Cumming, Ga passed away on Monday January 18, 2021 at Ashton Senior Living Center following an extended illness.      Memori ...


Becky Higgins Born, 77, Sugar Hill
Becky Higgins Born, age 77, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away January 18, 2021.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, Darrell E. Born; parents, Carroll and Reba H ...


Harold Allen, 86, Clarkesville
  Harold Allen, age 86 of Clarkesville, passed away on Monday, January 18, 2021.  Born in Thomaston, Georgia on August 18, 1934, he was the son of the late Claude ...
Hughland Lamarr Tyner, Sr, 85, Gainesville
Mr. Hughland Lamarr Tyner, Sr. age 85 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Monday January 18, 2021 at Sunrise Assisted Living following an extended illness.     Fune ...


Willie Ruth Cash, 92, Gainesville
Mrs. Willie Ruth Cash, age 92, passed away peacefully in hospice care on January 18, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A graveside service is scheduled for Wednesday ...
Marianna Houser Mauney, 84, Gainesville
Mrs. Marianna Houser Mauney age 84, of Gainesville passed away Monday, January 18, 2021 at her home with her family and close friends by her side.  A celebration of life wi ...
Jack William Orr, 71, Oakwood
Mr. Jack William Orr age 71 of Oakwood, Ga passed away on Monday January 18, 2021 at Ashton Senior Assisted Living Center following an extended illness.   Graveside se ...
Samantha Fawn Packard, 31, Gainesville
  Samantha Fawn Packard age 31 of Gainesville passed away Monday January 18, 2021 at her residence. Samantha was born October 28, 1989 in Ottumwa, Iowa.  She was a ...
John Henry Shockley, 70, Gainesville
Mr. John Henry Shockley age 70 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Monday January 18, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.     Funeral services are scheduled f ...


Lindsey Hall, 36, Danielsville
Lindsey Hall, age 36 of Danielsville, GA passed away on Monday, Jan. 18, 2021.   Born on Nov. 16, 1984 in Athens, GA, Ms. Hall was the daughter of Tracey Ellis Hall and the ...
Shonnie Turpin Smith, 42, Commerce
Shonnie Turpin Smith, age 42, of Commerce, Georgia passed away on Monday, January 18, 2021. Funeral Services arrangements will be announced. Arrangements have been entrusted ...


Jennifer Underwood Hawkins age 37 of Cleveland formerly of Gainesville entered heaven Monday January 18, 2021 at her residence. Jennifer was born in Gainesville on May 10, 1983 ...
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.