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Local Obits for Mon. Oct 11th, 2021


Aline Crane McClure, 90, Dawsonville
  Aline Crane McClure, 90, of Dawsonville passed away Monday, October 11, 2021 at Lanier Place in Cumming following a period of declining health. Born October 12, 1930 t ...


Carol Ann Epperson, 79, Cornelia
Carol Ann Epperson, age 79, of Cornelia, Georgia went to her heavenly home on Monday, October 11, 2021. Ms. Epperson was born on October 17, 1941 in Anderson County, South Carol ...
Elizabeth Ann Ziegler Peterson, age 69, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Monday, October 11, 2021. Elizabeth Ann Ziegler Peterson (“Ann”) was born April 3, 1952 i ...


The family of Richard ‘Dick’ M. Eckert mourn his passing on September 17, 2021. Dick was born in Plainfield, New Jersey on November 24, 1929 to Harold McClain Eckert ...
Rev.John W. Evans, Jr., 89, Gainesville
Rev. John W. Evans, Jr. was born May 28, 1932, in Monroe, Ga. to the late, John W. Evans, Sr. and Trummie Evans. From their union 15 children were born, Rev. Evans being the se ...
Barbara Ann Lowe Martin, 78, Clermont
Ms. Barbara Ann Lowe Martin. 78, of Clermont, passed away Saturday, October 9, 2021 at her residence.   Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 1 ...


James Howard Skelton, 72, Hoschton
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. James Howard Skelton, age 72, of Hoschton, Georgia, who entered into rest Monday October 11, 2021. Mr. Skelton was born in Hoschton, G ...


Russ Talmadge Barker, 88, Norcross
Rev. Russell (Russ) Talmadge Barker, age 89 passed away Monday, October 11, 2021. He was born September 17, 1932, in Norcross, Georgia, and passed away in Columbus, Georgia.&n ...


Mr. Frederick "Fred" Arthur Poore, age 59 of Cleveland passed away October 11, 2021. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced later.  ...
Richard Russell Smith, Sr, 84, Cleveland
Richard Russell Smith, Sr., age 84, of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, October 11, 2021. Mr. Smith was born on January 8, 1937, in Hogansville, Georgia, to the late Robert Rus ...
Robbie Knievel, daredevil son of Evel Knievel, dies at 60
Robbie Knievel, an American stunt motorcycle performer and son of thrill-seeking father Evel Knievel, has died
Tatjana Patitz, supermodel of '80s and '90s, dies at 56
One of an elite group of glamorous supermodels who graced magazine covers in the ’80s and ’90s and appeared in George Michael’s “Freedom
Nate Thayer, reporter who interviewed Pol Pot, dies
Nate Thayer, a fearless reporter who survived several brushes with death while covering conflict in Southeast Asia and was the last Western journalist to interview Khmer Rouge leader Pol Pot, has died
Bob Penny, bit actor in numerous Hollywood films, dies at 87
An Alabama actor who played small roles in movies including “Forrest Gump” and “Sweet Home Alabama” has died at age 87
Pelé, Brazil’s mighty king of ‘beautiful game,’ has died
Pelé, Brazil’s mighty king of soccer, has died
Eloise R. Gilmer dead at 97
Eloise R. Gilmer of Gainesville passed away at the age of 97 Wednesday, December 7, 2022.
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.