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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Feb 23rd, 2021


Nancy Rivers Thompson Blanchard Born April 5th, 1948 in Atlanta Ga. Nancy passed away on February 23, 2021, w ...
Rebecca Ann Gorczyca, 62, Cumming
  Rebecca Ann Gorczyca 62, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021. Rebecca Ann Kennedy Gorczyca loved the life she, her husband Tom, and her son ...
John Franklin Leffers of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, February 23, 2021. He is survived by his wife of 69 years of marriage Betty Leffers of Cumming, Georgia and the ...
Norma Jean Shirley Nalley, age 79, of Cumming, GA passed away February 23, 2021.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Douglas Nalley; parents, Homer and Gladys Freeman S ...


  Staff Sergeant Edward J.  Cravey, age 86, of Dacula, GA passed away February 23, 2021.  He was preceded in death by his sons, Jeff Johnson and Joey Johnson.&nbs ...


Yaneli Lara-Zavala, 21, Alto
  Yaneli Lara-Zavala, age 21, of Alto, passed away on Tuesday, February 23, 2021.  Born on July 22, 1999, in Demorest, she was a daughter of Leobardo Lara and Eva ...
T.L. Maxwell, 76, Mt. Airy
T.L. Maxwell, age 76, of Mt. Airy, passed away on Tuesday, February 23, 2021.  Born on December 23, 1944, in Cleveland, he was a son of the late Tatum Lafayette and Wilma A ...


Helen “Rusti” Boundy, 78, Braselton
Ms. Helen “Rusti” Boundy, age 78, of Braselton passed away Tuesday, February 23, 2021. A Private Inurnment will take place at a later date. Ms. Boundy was born Fe ...


Hugh Flowers Hamil, 67, Maysville
Mr. Hugh Flowers Hamil, 67, of Maysville, passed away Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Born on ...
Doris Betty Meeler, 83, Commerce
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mrs. Doris Betty Meeler, age 83, of Commerce, Georgia, who passed away on Tuesday, February 23, 2021. Mrs. Meeler was born in ...
Francis Ray Palmer, 83, Braselton
  Mr. Francis Ray Palmer, age 83, of Braselton, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, February 23, 2021. Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 pm Saturday, February 27, 2021 ...


Lewis Lee, 91, Dahlonega
Lewis Lee born January 10th 1930 passed February 23rd 2021. He met his wife Geraldine while he and his brother were singing Gospel music at church. The story goes, she winked she w ...
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.