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


Howard Watson Goodson, age 89 of Alto, passed away on Tuesday, March 23, 2021 of natural causes.  Howard was a kind and gentle soul who lived a simple life in rural Banks C ...
Clarence Roger Pethel, 81, Gillsville
Clarence Roger Pethel, age 81, of Gillsville passed away Tuesday, March 23, 2021. Funeral services will be held 1:00 pm Saturday, March 27, 2021 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel.  ...


Mr. Charles Richard Davis (Dick) of Cumming, Ga. (previously Chamblee-41 years), passed away after his battle with cancer. Dick was born in 1936 in Asheville, NC to the late Les ...


Agnes Collins English, 85, Sugar Hill
Agnes Collins English, age 85, of Sugar Hill, GA  passed away March 23, 2021.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 40 years, Earl J. English; parents, J.C. and Ru ...


Fred J. Moses, Sr, 75, Flowery Branch
Mr. Fred J. Moses, Sr., age 75, of Flowery Branch, passed away Tuesday, March 23, 2021. Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m., Friday, March 26, 2021 in the Chapel of Memorial ...
Scotty Ray Parker, 57, Flowery Branch
Mr. Scotty Ray Parker age 57 of Flowery Branch, Ga passed away on Tuesday March 23, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center- Braselton, Ga following an extended illness. Visita ...
Diane R. Schwartz, 68, Gainesville
  Mrs. Diane R. Schwartz, age 69, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at Emory University Hospital. Mrs. Schwartz was born February 26, 1952 i ...
Daniel Vellenger, 91, Murrayville
Daniel Vellenger, 91, of Murrayville GA, passed away on March 23rd, 2021 from natural causes surrounded by family.    Daniel was born February 27, 1930 in Paterson, ...
Alice Mabel Watkins, 78, Murrayville
Alice Mabel Watkins, age 78, of Murrayville, passed away on Tuesday, March 23, 2021. Mrs. Watkins was born on May 15, 1942, in Hall County, to the late Norman and Katie Mae Sout ...


Gerald James Hill, 47, Dahlonega
Mr. Gerald James Hill, age 47, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, March 23, 2021. He was born on February 3, 1974 in Gainesville, Georgia to Rosa Gilleland Hill. Gerald ...
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.